Commemoration of Chemical War Victims in Syria

A One Sided War

Chemical War Victims

The Syrian Network for Human Rights issued 21 reports about the use of poisoned gases in Syria, since the first use in Al-Bayyada neighborhood in Homs, on Sunday, December 23, 2012, and the last report was issued in April 19, 2015 titled “Waiting for The Second Ghouta Attack” in a symbolic message; as long as the government forces don’t commit another attack similar to the first Ghouta attack on August 21, 2013, the Security Council will not take action to protect civilians in Syria, and therefore the government forces will continue to violate the Security Council resolutions, the chemical weapon decree that the government has joined, and the International Humanitarian Law.
All the reports detected the government forces use of poisoned gas around all the Syrian provinces we didn’t document incidents of poisoned gas use by the influential parties as the Kurdish forces, extremist groups or armed opposition factions.
Before the Ghouta attack on August 21, 2013 SNHR documented the government forces use of poisoned gas at least 28 times.
After the Ghouta attack and the issuing of resolution 2118 on September 27, 2013, SNHR documented 92 incidents of government forces use of gases suspected to be poisoned, which means 92 violation of resolution 2118, including 21 violations of resolution 2209 issued lately on Friday, March 6, 2015.

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