Iraqi insurgents resort to gas attacks
Published time: 17 Mar, 2007 12:22 Edited time: 17 Mar, 2007 15:22
Two suicide bomb attacks involving toxic chlorine gas has made 350 people sick in the Iraqi town of Falluja. Hospital sources report eight people were killed as a result of the attack.
Earlier, the U.S. forces said they discovered an al Qaeda car-bomb factory that was making bombs with chlorine.The gas causes severe burns when inhaled. It was first used as a weapon in World War I.