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Islamic State 'using chlorine gas' in roadside bombs

Iraqi officials have shown the BBC videos that they say confirm Islamic State militants are using chlorine gas in some crude home-made bombs.

Chemical weapons experts believe that the use of chlorine is intended to have a psychological impact on Iraqi soldiers and civilians.

The BBC's Ahmed Maher reports from Baghdad.

  • 12 Mar 2015
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