The Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons believes that chlorine was likely used as a chemical weapon on February 4, in Saraqib, Syria's Idlib province, the OPCW press service said on Wednesday.
"Such acts contradict the unequivocal prohibition against chemical weapons".
The OPCW said its Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) has "confirmed that chlorine was likely used as a chemical weapon on February 4, 2018 in Saraqib, Idlib Governorate, Syrian Arab Republic".
It has not yet issued a report on that attack.
The group said it came to its conclusion based on the presence of two cylinders at the site, which were determined to previously contain chlorine, along with witness testimony and environmental samples that demonstrated the unusual presence of chlorine.
Bashar al Assad's Syrian regime has denied using chemical weapons and instead has blamed rebels for staging attacks to falsely implicate his forces in the atrocities.
In response to persistent allegations of chemical weapon attacks in Syria, the OPCW Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) was set up in 2014 with an on-going mandate "to establish facts surrounding allegations of the use of toxic chemicals, reportedly chlorine, for hostile purposes in the Syrian Arab Republic". The scale of the attack prompted the UK, France and the USA to mount cruise missile strikes on what it said were Syrian government chemical weapons sites.
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