Green Cross Commemorates 100th Anniversary of WWI Chemical Attack: Calls for World Free of Chemical Weapons

Green Cross Commemorates 100th Anniversary of WWI Chemical Attack: Calls for World Free of Chemical Weapons
Geneva, April 22, 2015 (PRWEB UK) 22 April 2015 One hundred years ago today, at 17:00 on April 22, 1915, The Kaiser’s Germany undertook the first major attack with toxic gas when it opened 5,700 compressed gas canisters of chlorine, allowing clouds of “yellowish-green hellish haze” to drift down on French, Algerian, Canadian, and British ...