Members of al Qaeda’s Nusra Front. © Khalil Ashawi / Reuters

The Russian Ministry of Defense (MoD) says the Al-Nusra Front terrorist group has deployed chemical weapons near Syria’s city of Aleppo.

Scores of militants have also arrived from Turkey in the outskirts of the city in order to participate in the clashes there.

“Several trucks carrying self-made ammunition, armed with chlorine-based toxic agents, have arrived from the Idlib province to the northern outskirts of the city of Aleppo controlled by al-Nusra Front terrorists,” the MoD’s daily bulletin reads.

On May 12, the violence escalated in the Aleppo province as the ceasefire expired.

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KellynSyria
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KellynSyria

@Syria_Protector #RuAF Destroy the #AlNusra in #Aleppo! https://t.co/rROOJS5DhD

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prince teutonic

So is it OK if RuAF start using Nepalm then?

daeshit sucks
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daeshit sucks

Napalm isn’t listed as a chemical weapon but as an incendiary weapon. It’s not very well seen to use incendiaries in the middle east as Q’ran doesn’t promote cremating carcasses… The problem with napalm is that it would increase civilian casualties and this is not a very good idea to incinerate the people you’re supposed to save from fanatical barbarians!

jerome mv
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jerome mv

AN on its way to being moderate….

Antinazi
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oh Al Nusra yeah, the guys that the USA doesn’t consider to be terrorists.

daeshit sucks
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daeshit sucks

USA lists al-Nusra as terrorists as it is an al-Qaeda branch.

shah
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shah

So why did they want the ceasefire extended to them? Lavrov said it not me

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