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Passchendaele: New Zealand's Darkest Day Dominion Museum exhibition - Stuff.co.nz

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 01:34

Stuff.co.nz

Passchendaele: New Zealand's Darkest Day Dominion Museum exhibition
Stuff.co.nz
Two shells, one which would have held mustard gas, have been loaned from the Memorial Museum Passchendaele for the events. The German mustard gas shell would have been filled with a liquid that looked like brandy and smelled like sweet apples.

Police wearing gas masks descend on home in Lincoln - LincolnshireLive

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 20:07

LincolnshireLive

Police wearing gas masks descend on home in Lincoln
LincolnshireLive
Police wearing gas masks have descended on a home in Longdales Road in Lincoln. Around half a dozen officers wearing the masks and protective overalls have been seen going into the house between Nettleham Road and Riseholme Road in the city.

Man and woman arrested after stockpile of mustard gas discovered in Lincolnshire - The Independent

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 17:27

The Independent

Man and woman arrested after stockpile of mustard gas discovered in Lincolnshire
The Independent
Two people have been arrested after a stockpile of potentially deadly mustard gas was found concealed in woods in Lincolnshire. Police declared a major incident when the chemical weapons were found in Roughton Moor Wood, which housed a military ...
Two arrested over mustard gas find in Roughton Moor WoodsBBC News
Two arrested as mustard gas canisters unearthed in Lincolnshire woodsLincolnshireLive
Lincoln man and woman arrested after mustard gas find in Lincolnshire WoldsThe Lincolnite
Lincolnshire Reporter -ITV News -Lincolnshire Reporter
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Assad regime used sarin gas, tests show - Newshub

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 17:12

Newshub

Assad regime used sarin gas, tests show
Newshub
A Joint UN-OPCW investigation found that government forces used chlorine barrel bombs at least three times, while Islamic State militants had used sulphur mustard gas. The latest finding by the OPCW is expected to be included in a report by its Fact ...
Sarin used in Syria 5 days before Khan Sheikhun: OPCWeNCA
Chemical Weapons Watchdog Found Sarin Used in March Syria Attack: SourcesU.S. News & World Report

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Syrian regime ousts Daesh from Hama - Arab News

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 16:46

Arab News

Syrian regime ousts Daesh from Hama
Arab News
A Joint UN-OPCW investigation found that regime forces used chlorine barrel bombs at least three times, while Daesh militants had used sulfur mustard gas. The latest finding by the OPCW is expected to be included in a report by its Fact-Finding Mission ...

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Messenger Mailbag - October 4, 2017 - Aitkin Independent Age

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 11:19

Messenger Mailbag - October 4, 2017
Aitkin Independent Age
One of my brothers now deals with ALS from mustard gas after serving with the Air Force during Vietnam. To look at these professional players disgrace the American flag for whatever reason, whether it is President Trump or the color of skin, breaks my ...

10.03.17 - Okayafrica

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 21:27

Okayafrica

10.03.17
Okayafrica
The deadly rain that fell from the aircraft made all those whom it touched fly shrieking with pain. All those who drank the poisoned water or ate the infected food also succumbed in dreadful suffering. In tens of thousands, the victims of the Italian ...

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Bottle diggers burned in mustard gas discovery in Roughton Moor Woods - BBC News

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 19:55

BBC News

Bottle diggers burned in mustard gas discovery in Roughton Moor Woods
BBC News
Two people have been treated in hospital for minor burns and respiratory problems after they found mustard gas canisters in Lincolnshire. Bomb disposal teams were called to Roughton Moor Woods near Woodhall Spa on Sunday. Police said the devices ...
Lincolnshire woods cordoned off AGAIN after mustard gas find leaves two people in hospital with burnsLincolnshireLive
Woodland cordoned off near Woodhall Spa after mustard gas discovery hospitalises two peopleHorncastle News

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I'm your American flag - Batesville Herald Tribune

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 19:00

I'm your American flag
Batesville Herald Tribune
I survived mustard gas and ghastly death in European trenches in World War I and,48 stars strong, was hoisted by six soldiers on Mount Suribachi at Iwo Jima in World War II. I'm proud to be your American flag. I was carried into battle over frozen turf ...

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Government Won't Remove Thousands of Tons of Potentially Toxic Chemical Weapons Dumped Off US Coasts - Truth-Out

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 15:08

Government Won't Remove Thousands of Tons of Potentially Toxic Chemical Weapons Dumped Off US Coasts
Truth-Out
These munitions include over 32,000 tons of chemical weapons containing things like lewisite (a blister agent and lung irritant), mustard gas, sarin and the nerve agent VX, according to a 2009 DoD report. The same report identifies 47 individual dump ...

I'm your American flag - The Rushville Republican

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 11:11

The Rushville Republican

I'm your American flag
The Rushville Republican
I survived mustard gas and ghastly death in European trenches in WW I and, forty-eight stars strong, was hoisted by six soldiers on Mount Suribachi at Iwo Jima in WW II. I'm proud to be your American flag. I was carried into battle over frozen turf in ...

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Las Vegas shooting aftermath: Guess what, we all bleed the same - Courier Mail

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 02:28

Courier Mail

Las Vegas shooting aftermath: Guess what, we all bleed the same
Courier Mail
With hundreds of Australians, I gathered at dawn to remember the appalling loss of life on the Western Front in World War I – more than 6000 soldiers were mowed down or blown to pieces by German artillery, or killed slowly and agonisingly by mustard gas.

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Gas leak leads to precautionary evacuation of neighborhood - Kitsap Sun

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 22:27

Kitsap Sun

Gas leak leads to precautionary evacuation of neighborhood
Kitsap Sun
Natural gas is odorless, but a chemical similar to the smell of rotten eggs is added to alert people to leaks. The leak was reported at about 1:13 p.m.. Bremerton Fire Department acting Battalion Chief Dan Mustard said crews from Cascade Natural Gas ...

Iraq Fast Facts - KTVQ Billings News

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 17:31

Iraq Fast Facts
KTVQ Billings News
In 1984 and 1986 Iraq is accused of using mustard gas and other chemical weapons against Iran. The war ends in a stalemate in 1988. March 16, 1988 - Iraq uses poison gas against the Kurdish people in Halabja in Northern Iraq. Thousands of people are ...

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Is WWI Still Affecting Our Food? — Chromatography Investigates - Chromatography Today

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 15:33

Chromatography Today

Is WWI Still Affecting Our Food? — Chromatography Investigates
Chromatography Today
It is estimated that between 1914 and 1918, almost 1.5 billion shells were fired by the opposing armies, with a combination of explosive and chemical shells — including phosgene, mustard gas and chlorine — used. The bombardments were massive and ...

The Rising Tide of Next Generation Cancer Treatments - Pharmaceutical Executive (press release) (blog)

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 11:43

Pharmaceutical Executive (press release) (blog)

The Rising Tide of Next Generation Cancer Treatments
Pharmaceutical Executive (press release) (blog)
It was not until World War II, however, that exposure to mustard gas led to the study of nitrogen mustard as a cancer treatment, ushering in the era of chemotherapy. The next four major milestones in the evolution of cancer treatment came roughly 20 ...

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Chile: Neruda, Frei, the Same Ending? - Prensa Latina

Sun, 10/01/2017 - 05:05

Prensa Latina

Chile: Neruda, Frei, the Same Ending?
Prensa Latina
The media related to the dictatorship always maintained that Frei's death occurred naturally, due to illness, but the court refused such presumption in concluding that it was due to generalized septicemia, which was induced by the inoculation of ...

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Harry Gissing's 1914-18 war diaries: October 1, 1917 - Daily Advertiser

Sat, 09/30/2017 - 19:38

Daily Advertiser

Harry Gissing's 1914-18 war diaries: October 1, 1917
Daily Advertiser
Gas shells play an important part especially with artillery, the new mustard gas being very effective and yet more humane than Phosgene. It burns the flesh even when the respirator protects the throat and eyes, and having practically no smell men are ...

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