18 killed in Syria chemical attack

Indo Asian News Service

Damascus, April 4 (IANS) At least 18 people were killed in an alleged chemical attack on Tuesday in Syria, a war monitor said.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said the attack struck the town of Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib province, Efe news reported.

According to medical teams, the victims showed symptoms of asphyxiation.