The Civil Defense has issued the following statement giving more details about the attack on civilians in Khan Sheikhun:
The attack happened at 6:50 am on Tuesday 04/04/2016 on civil districts of Khan Sheikhun with missiles containing poisonous gas.
586 civilians suffered of mild to strong suffocations. Among those civilians 85 died and those figures can increase in the next hours.
Details of the casualties who have been documented :
- 84 civilians among them :
- 27 child and & 19 women
- Casualties : 546.
- Number of casualties sent to Turkey : 54 and 3 of them died.
The following names have been published by FRESH Radio :