Turkey destroys Syrian regime chemical warfare facility – latest updates

  29 February 2020    Read: 791
Turkey destroys Syrian regime chemical warfare facility – latest updates

A Turkish official said Saturday that Turkey destroyed a chemical warfare facility in northwest Syria after dozens of its soldiers were killed by Syrian regime fire, TRT World reports.

The Turkish army destroyed overnight "a chemical warfare facility, located some 13 km south of Aleppo, along with a large number of other regime targets," the senior official told reporters on condition of anonymity.

Turkey's Defence Ministry also confirmed its armed forces had taken out 8 tanks, 4 armoured combat vehicles, 5 howitzers and 2 multi-barrel rocket launchers belonging to Assad's regime, along with 56 regime soldiers.


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