U.S. airstrike in Syria: hundreds of victims

Damascus — the General command of the army (HCA) of Syria said that the planes of the so-called international anti-terrorist coalition headed by the USA on Wednesday evening airstrike on militant positions “Islamic state” (banned in Russia — approx. ed.).

Bombing from the air were produced between 17:30 and 17:50 APR 12, East of the city of Deir ez-Zor in the village of Hatley. As a result, over the venue of the air attacks went up at first white, then yellow cloud, containing a large number of toxic substances.

In a statement published by HCA on Thursday, stressed that the airstrike killed hundreds of people, including many civilians. the Cause of death was asphyxiation by inhaling toxic substances.