Opcw Probe: Sarin Utilized In Deadly April Five Attack In Syria

As it joined, Assad’s government declared some 1,300 tons of chemical weapons and precursor chemicals which were subsequently destroyed in an unprecedented international operation.
The Syrian government joined the OPCW in 2013 after it was blamed for a deadly poison gas attack in a Damascus suburb.
Syrian President Bashar Assad has denied using chemical weapons.
However, the organization still has unanswered questions about the completeness of Syria’s initial declaration, meaning that it has never conclusively been able to confirm that the country has no more chemical weapons.
It was the first direct American assault on the Syrian government and Trump’s most dramatic military order since becoming president months before.

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