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Terrorists to use toxic substance against civilians in Idleb

Tehran, Russian Defense Ministry said that terrorists are preparing to use chlorine-based toxic substances against civilians in Idleb.

The Ministry added that terrorists kidnapped 22 children along with their relatives from Aleppo countryside and a group of orphans to use them in the chemical attack play, SANA reported.

Meanwhile, Russia called upon the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) not to allow any act of provocation by the use of chemical weapons in Idleb province.

Permanent Representative of Russia to OPCW Alexander Shulgin said that the Organization should speak up to prevent the occurrence of any provocative act.

Shulgin added that some delegations have agreed on this viewpoint as Russia pointed out to the necessity of working hard to prevent the occurrence of such a provocative behavior.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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