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U.S. confirms: ISIS launched chemical attack on advancing Iraqi forces in Mosul

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(Worthy News) - Islamic State fighters launched a chemical attack against advancing Iraqi security forces in the besieged city of Mosul, injuring a number of local troops amid heavy fighting, the senior U.S. ground commander confirmed Wednesday.

The attack, which took place this week in the liberated western portion of the city, ended with several members of the targeted Iraqi unit exposed to a low-grade chemical agent, similar to the material used in earlier chemical strikes against coalition forces, Army Maj. Gen. Joseph Martin said.

Iraqi and coalition forces pushed the Islamic State terror group, or ISIS or ISIL, from the city’s west side in January. [ Source ]

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2 thoughts on “U.S. confirms: ISIS launched chemical attack on advancing Iraqi forces in Mosul

  1. Uh oh, more muslims using poison gas. Just like in 2013 when it was proved by England, Germany, Russia and the U.N. that Al Queda used sarin on their own people. Just like the gas attacks that Turkey has done on the Kurds numerous times. Just like recently when the Syrian rebels used the gas they got from Erdogan so the world would accuse Assad.

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