Chemical Attack



  • غلامحسین دهقانی 2017-12-01 20:19

    Some countries behind chemical attacks in Syria

    TEHRAN, Dec. 01 (MNA) – During the 22nd Session of the Conference of the States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention, Iranian foreign ministry official blamed some countries for the use of chemical weapons by terrorists in Syria.

  • سوریه 2017-08-05 15:35

    US coalition reportedly launches strike with phosphorus bombs on Raqqa hospital

    MOSCOW, Aug. 05 (MNA) – The US-led coalition has allegedly struck a hospital in Syria's Raqqa with phosphorus bombs, Sana news agency reported citing the deputy head of the local brach of the Red Crescent.

  • تحقیق درباره استفاده از سلاح شیمیایی در سوریه 2017-07-17 13:49

    EU plans to sanction 16 Syrian scientists over alleged role in chemical attacks

    MOSCOW, Jul. 17 (MNA) – UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson declared on Monday that the European Union will impose sanctions against 16 Syrians over their alleged role in the chemical weapons use against the civilian population.

  • Russia 2017-07-02 14:32

    Russian Coordination Center:

    Syrian army never used chemical weapons in Ein Tarma

    LATTAKIA, Jul. 02 (MNA) – The Hmeimim-based Russian Coordination Center stressed that the Syrian Army has never used any chemical weapons in Ein Tarma in Damascus Countryside.

  • Syrian FM 2017-07-02 10:41

    Syrian FM:

    OPCW report on Khan Sheikhoun lacks credibility

    DAMASCUS, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said that the report issued by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) regarding the Khan Sheikhoun incident includes a fabricated narrative with no credibility at all.

  • USA-Syria 2017-07-01 20:05

    Wag the WMD!

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Eager to make use of the latest US threats against Damascus, Syrian terrorist groups are apparently preparing to stage a major provocation using chemical weapons so that the US-led coalition will finally get their excuse for a full-scale invasion of the country.

  • ظريف 2017-07-01 12:30


    World powers kept silent on Sardasht chemical bombing

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif in a message on the occasion of 30th anniversary of chemical attack on Iranian city of Sardasht, voiced regret over hypocrisy of world powers for having refused to condemn the bombing.

  • Syria 2017-06-28 22:39

    Russian diplomat:

    US claims of Syrian chemical attack complicate negotiations

    VIENNA, Jun. 28 (MNA) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister said that US claims of new chemical attacks allegedly planned by the Syrian government complicates negotiations.

  • White House 2017-06-28 19:41

    Bloody track record!

    TEHRAN, Jun. 28 (MNA) – On Tuesday, the press service of the White House issued a statement claiming that Syrian President Bashar Assad is preparing a new chemical attack, and promising that if it is implemented, the Syrian authorities will "pay a heavy price."

  • جنگ در سوریه 2017-04-26 16:12

    Kremlin voices regret that OPCW fails to probe Syria chemical incident

    MOSCOW, Apr. 26 (MNA) – The Kremlin spokesman expressed "extreme lack of understanding and regret" that the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons has abstained from investigating the chemical incident in Idlib despite Moscow and Tehran suggesting doing that.

  • لاوروف و تیلرسون 2017-04-22 08:43

    Tillerson reiterates support of OPCW mechanism for Syria probe

    WASHINGTON, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Rex Tillerson reaffirmed to Sergey Lavrov US support for the existing OPCW mechanism for investigating the alleged use of sarin in Syria.

  • تحقیق درباره استفاده از سلاح شیمیایی در سوریه 2017-04-20 14:28


    Charges against Assad based on dubious social media material

    MOSCOW, Apr. 20 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Ministry said that all charges against the Syrian government over chemical weapons use are unsubstantiated and based on questionable social media materials.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-04-17 14:23

    Iran respects Turkey’s yes to referendum

    TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has said Iran respects the results of Turkey’s referendum, as it is the decision of the Turkish nation.

  • سرگئی لاوروف 2017-04-15 15:18


    Damascus officially invites OPCW experts to investigate Idlib incident

    MOSCOW, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The Syrian government has officially invited experts from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons' (OPCW) headquarters to investigate the alleged chemical attack in Syria's Idlib, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Saturday.

  • نشست خبرى 3 جانبه 2017-04-14 15:05

    Iran, Russia, Syria hold presser in Moscow

    TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (MNA) – Russian FM Sergei Lavrov held a joint press conference after his meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif and Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem in Moscow on Friday.

  • علیرضا جهانگیری 2017-04-14 12:34

    Envoy to OPCW calls for dispatch of fact-finding committee to Syria        

    TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (MNA) – Iran’s envoy to the OPCW said that Iran demands that a professional and impartial international team investigate how chemical weapons were delivered to terrorists in Syria.

  • ظریف تلفن 2017-04-14 11:16

    Zarif discusses Syria with counterparts on phone

    TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif talked with his Kazakh, Bolivian, Brazilian, and Venezuelan counterparts, on Thursday, on separate phone dialogues over the Syrian crisis.

  • سردار دهقان 2017-04-12 09:25

    Iran, Syria stress on intensifying anti-terrorism operations

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan and his Syrian counterpart Fahd Jassem al-Freij exchanged views on Syrian crisis through a phone call on Tuesday.

  • Stephane Dujarric 2017-04-12 08:37

    UN to begin Syria probe only after use of chemicals in Idlib attack confirmed

    NEW YORK, Apr. 12 (MNA) – UN Secretary-General spokesman Stephane Dujarric stated that the fact-finding mission of the OPCW began on the alleged use of chemical weapons in the province of Syria's Idlib.

  • محمد جواد ظریف وزیر خارجه ایران 2017-04-11 11:19

    Zarif calls for impartial investigation into Khan Shaykhun case

    TEHRAN, Apr. 11 (MNA) – In his consultations with senior foreign officials, Iranian FM Zarif called for formation of a fact-finding committee on chemical attack on Syria’s Khan Shaykhun.

  • حمله موشکی آمریکا 2017/04/10

    By: Mariam Alhijab

    Chemical attack in Idlib: Duplication of Eastern Ghouta scenario

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – On April 7, two US Navy battle ships launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at al-Shayrat military airfield in Syria’s Homs province from the Eastern Mediterranean.

  • روحانی 2017-04-09 15:11


    Iranians to stand with Syria 'as before'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has reiterated Iran's support for Syrian nation and government in their fight against threats to their territorial integrity.

  • لاریجانی در صحن 2017-04-09 10:56

    Parl. calls for fact-finding mission on Syria’s gas attack

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – Iran’s Parl. Speaker Ali Larijani said a fact-finding mission should be sent into Syria to find out how chemical weapons had been smuggled into Syria and who had been behind the attack in Syrian town of Khan Sheikhun.

  • Rouhani 2017-04-08 12:33


    Intl. fact-finding cmte. should address Syria's chemical episode

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has called for an international fact-finding committee to look into the issue of Syrian chemical episode.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-04-08 09:31

    Pres. Rouhani:

    US aggressive attack on Syria to intensify chaos in world

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – President Rouhani while condemning US missile bombardment of the Ash Sha’irat airfield, said it will strengthen chaos in the world.

  • مهدی سنایی 2017-04-06 12:28

    Iranian, Russian envoys confer on Syrian crisis

    TEHRAN, Apr. 06 (MNA) – Iranian Ambassador to Moscow Mehdi Sanaei and Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister, Mikhail Bogdanov discussed the latest issues of Middle East late on Wednesday in Moscow.   

  • کنفرانس آینده سوریه در بروکسل 2017-04-06 10:51

    Russia warns against blaming Damascus for suspected chemical attack

    BRUSSELS, Apr. 06 (MNA) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov said that the idea of laying blame for the suspected chemical weapon attack in Syria’s Idlib province on Damascus did not receive wide support at the conference in Brussels.

  • Syria 2017-04-05 12:13

    Syrian army denies using chemical materials in Khan Shaikhoun

    DAMASCUS, Apr. 05 (MNA) –The General Command of Syrian Army and Armed Forces categorically denied on Tuesday allegations and claims circulated by media outlets, which are partner in shedding the Syrian blood, about the use of chemical substances in the town of Khan Shaikhoun in Idlib countryside.

  • نشست شورای امنیت سازمان ملل متحد 2017-04-05 08:56

    UNSC members propose resolution on reported chemical attacks in Syria

    NEW YORK, Apr. 05 (MNA) – The United States, France and the United Kingdom have introduced to the UN Security Council a draft resolution in connection with the reported use of chemical weapons in the Syria’s province of Idlib.

  • جنگ شهری در موصل 2017-03-05 08:38

    Suspected chemical attack sickens 12 civilians in Mosul

    MOSCOW, Mar. 05 (MNA) – Twelve people, among them women and children, are being treated for suspected exposure to chemical weapons in Mosul. If a chemical weapon attack is confirmed, it would be another war crime committed by ISIL in their desperate defense of the city, the UN says.