On March 15, the White Helmets, a notorious pro-militant propaganda mouthpiece, accused the “Assad regime” of conducing a chlorine gas attack in the Damascus subrub of Eastern Ghouta.
According to the White Helmets, the attack took place in the militant-held village of Hammuriyah late on March 14. The group claimed that many women and children had been targeted by the attack but that their number and condition are not yet clear.
The mainstream media already spreading reports about the new “chemical attack” using the White Helmets’ claims.
It’s interesting to note that the new “chemical attack” came just few days after the US had threatened to strike Syrian government forces in response to military opartions or “chemical weapons” usage in Eastern Ghouta.