Russian Army: US F-15 fighter jets attacked Syria with white phosphorus bombs

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Russian Army: US F-15 fighter jets attacked Syria with white phosphorus bombs

2018-09-10 10:25:33 44 ℃

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Overseas Network September 10th, Tas and the Russian News Agency quoted the Russian Ministry of Defense News It is said that on the 8th local time, the US military sent two F-15 fighters to launch an air strike against a town in Deir Zul, Syria, during which a white phosphorus bomb was used for bombing and caused a fire. There are no news of casualties.

It is reported that the white phosphorus bomb is an attack-type burning weapon with white phosphorus in its body. White phosphorus is highly irritating, has a low ignition point and is highly toxic. When the white phosphorus bomb is exposed to the human body after launching, it is difficult to eliminate it in time, the skin will be penetrated, and then penetrate into the bone, and at the same time emit smoke that has a great stimulating effect on the eyes and nose.

The glare effect produced by the explosion of white phosphorus bombs and the burning fragments that traversed everywhere, as well as the horrible wounds, produced a "approximate cruel" killing effect, which produced a strong psychological shock, and was also used in use. There has always been controversy. (Compile / Overseas Network Liu Qiang)

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