• Sarin was used in two terrorist attacks in Japan in 1994 and 1995. (in.us)
  • Aleph, the main successor to the doomsday cult Aum Shinrikyo, was ordered to pay more than ¥1 billion in damages to the victims of the 1995 Tokyo subway sarin gas attack. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • In 1995, members of a doomsday cult unleashed a deadly sarin attack in the Tokyo subway system, killing 13 people and sickening more than 6,000. (nypost.com)
  • Perforated bags of liquid sarin were left in the Tokyo underground in the 1995 attack by the Japanese Aum Shinrikyo cult. (bbc.com)
  • 1995: Japanese cult Aum Shinrikyo released an impure form of sarin in Matsumoto, Nagano , killing eight people and harming over 200. (wikipedia.org)
  • Members of a Japanese doomsday cult killed 12 people and made thousands ill in 1995 in simultaneous attacks with sarin nerve gas on five Tokyo rush-hour subway trains. (newsmax.com)
  • A radical Japanese cult used Sarin in the Tokyo subway in March 1995 to kill 13 people and injure 6,000 others. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The execution of Japanese doomsday cult leader Shoko Asahara leaves unanswered questions about Aum Shinrikyo, the group behind the 1995 sarin - gas attack on the Tokyo subway that killed 13 people and sickened 6,000. (hurriyetdailynews.com)
  • Under intensifying scrutiny from the government, the cult plotted the larger sarin attack on the subways in Tokyo on March 20, 1995. (hurriyetdailynews.com)
  • Sarin, the deadly nerve agent that killed 12 people and injured 5500 others when the Aum Supreme Truth cult released it on the Tokyo subway in March 1995, was first produced by Nazi scientists in the 1930s. (aljazeera.com)
  • Sarin was also used in the 1995 Tokyo subway attack by Shoko Asahara's cult, which killed 12 and sickened thousands. (time.com)
  • The Tokyo District Court handed former Aum Shinrikyo member Katsuya Takahashi life in prison on Thursday for his role in the doomsday cult's 1995 sarin attack on the Tokyo subway system that killed 13 people and sickened thousands. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • The 1995 sarin attack was perpetrated by Asahara's disciples in what the guru had described to them as a "holy" attempt to spare mankind the planet's impending destruction. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Israel's military said on Wednesday it believes Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces still possess several tons of chemical weapons, issuing the assessment two weeks after a sarin attack that killed nearly 90 people in Syria. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Syria is thought to have hundreds of tonnes of mustard gas and sarin. (newscientist.com)
  • Secretary of State John Kerry announced that evidence shows Sarin gas was used during the chemical weapons attack that killed over 1,400 people in Syria last week and compared Bashar al-Assad to Saddam Hussein and Adolf Hitler during his tour of all five Sunday morning talk shows. (theatlantic.com)
  • Washington - Secretary of State John Kerry is asserting the United States now has evidence of sarin gas use in Syria and says the "case is building" for a military attack. (news24.com)
  • The US has previously spoken of similar evidence of sarin use in other attacks in the conflict in Syria. (bbc.com)
  • How would Syria have acquired sarin? (bbc.com)
  • Syria is believed to have started producing sarin in the 1980s. (bbc.com)
  • US officials claimed Syria started converting several pesticide plants to the production of sarin in 1988, according to a Defence and Foreign Affairs report. (bbc.com)
  • According to the testimonies we have gathered, the rebels have used chemical weapons, making use of sarin gas," del Ponte, a former Swiss war crimes prosecutor and a member of a UN commission of inquiry on Syria , said in an interview with Swiss Italian broadcaster RSI on Sunday. (france24.com)
  • Was Turkey Behind Syria Sarin Attack? (consortiumnews.com)
  • In late August 2013, the Obama administration lurched to the brink of invading Syria after blaming a Sarin gas attack outside Damascus on President Bashar al-Assad's government, but evidence reported by investigative journalist Seymour M. Hersh implicates Turkish intelligence and extremist Syrian rebels instead. (consortiumnews.com)
  • In May 2002, the United States accused Syria of having Sarin. (aljazeera.com)
  • Last year, the US and other countries stepped up efforts to block sales to Syria of chemicals that might be used to make sarin. (documentingreality.com)
  • Syria Attack: What is Sarin Gas? (time.com)
  • In 2013, a team of U.N. chemical weapons inspectors confirmed that sarin had been used in an attack that killed as many as 1,400 men, women and children in Ghouta, a suburb on the outskirts of Damascus, Syria. (time.com)
  • Secretary of State John Kerry says that samples taken from Syria have tested positive for Sarin, adding to a mountain of evidence that proves Assad is culpable for a recent chemical weapon attack that killed hundreds in Syria. (matzav.com)
  • Let me just add that this morning, a very important recent development, that in the last 24 hours, we have learned through samples that were provided to the United States that have now been tested from first responders in east Damascus and hair samples and blood samples have tested positive for signatures of sarin," Kerry first told Meet the Press , and State of the Union , too. (theatlantic.com)
  • In the last 24 hours, we have learned through samples that were provided to the United States that have now been tested from first responders in east Damascus and hair samples and blood samples have tested positive for signatures of sarin,' Kerry said on NBC 's Meet The Press. (opposingviews.com)
  • Sarin is a clear, colorless, and tasteless liquid that has no odor in its pure form. (in.us)
  • The clear, colorless liquid -- developed in Nazi Germany as a pesticide -- quickly evaporates into sarin gas, which, if inhaled or absorbed through the skin or eyes, can cause deadly symptoms in a matter of seconds. (go.com)
  • Sarin , or GB, is a colorless, odorless liquid, used as a chemical weapon owing to its extreme potency as a nerve agent and it has been classified as a weapon of mass destruction. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • At room temperature, sarin is a colorless, odorless liquid. (wikidoc.org)
  • The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says sarin is a chemical warfare agent that is a clear, colorless, odorless and tasteless liquid. (ozarksfirst.com)
  • Sarin is an odorless, colorless nerve agent that the CDC says is one of the most toxic and volatile chemical weapons in existence. (matzav.com)
  • Quickly take off clothing that has liquid sarin on it. (cdc.gov)
  • Members of the cult used the tips of their umbrellas to puncture plastic bags filled with liquid sarin on five crowded subway cars before hurrying off - leaving their fellow riders trapped with the toxic gas. (time.com)
  • Mounting evidence is pointing towards the nerve gas sarin as the chemical behind the attack that killed more than 80 people, including at least 27 children, in Syria's Idlib province earlier this week. (time.com)
  • However, sarin can evaporate into a vapor (gas) and spread into the environment. (in.us)
  • A person's clothing can release sarin for about 30 minutes after it has come in contact with sarin vapor. (in.us)
  • Sarin vapor is heavier than air, so it would be more likely to settle in low-lying areas. (in.us)
  • People can be exposed to the vapor even if they do not come in contact with the liquid form of sarin. (in.us)
  • Indoor Air: Sarin can be released into indoor air as a liquid spray (aerosol) or as a vapor. (cdc.gov)
  • If sarin is released as a vapor, it is highly unlikely to contaminate agricultural products. (cdc.gov)
  • Even a small drop of sarin on the skin can cause sweating and muscle twitching where sarin touched the skin. (in.us)
  • He talks of sarin even though the "patients" around him show no signs of sarin effects and the emergency personal in the video is unprotected against potent chemical agents. (globalresearch.ca)
  • Rats treated with TA only displayed acute signs of sarin intoxication, 29% died within 24h and the ECoG showed seizures for several hours. (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • Sarin gas was used in the Tokyo subway several years ago as part of a terrorist attack. (hubpages.com)
  • TOKYO - North Korea may have the capacity to deliver missiles equipped with sarin nerve gas, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Thursday, amid concerns that the reclusive state could soon conduct its sixth nuclear test or more missile launches. (newsmax.com)
  • The ruling partly acknowledged Takahashi's argument, saying no testimony given by former Aum cultists who appeared as witnesses during his trial was trustworthy enough to "establish that the defendant had absolutely been aware the cultists were going to release sarin. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • According to Hersh, the administration's war plans were disrupted by U.S. and British intelligence analysts who uncovered evidence that the Sarin was likely not released by the Assad government and indications that Turkey's intelligence services may have collaborated with radical rebels to deploy the Sarin as a false-flag operation. (consortiumnews.com)
  • Professor Sari studied Experimental Psychology, Philosophy, Anthropology at Istanbul University (1968-l973) and completed her Medical Sciences Diploma in 1977. (muslimheritage.com)
  • Outside medicine professor Sari has a particular interest in Turkish-Islamic miniature painting and illuminated art. (muslimheritage.com)
  • In the following unpublished interview, carried on by Dr Mehrunisha Suleman in Istanbul in 2004 on behalf of FSTC and updated in February 2009 by Professor Sari, she expounds her opinion on some issues relating to Muslim Heritage, science and Islam, and her passion as a historian of medicine. (muslimheritage.com)
  • The interview was revised and updated by Professor Sari in February 2009. (muslimheritage.com)
  • Sarin has no smell or taste and is colourless, so the first people may know of its use is when victims start to fall. (documentingreality.com)
  • The results of the analysis indicate that the victims were exposed to Sarin or a Sarin-like substance . (globalresearch.ca)
  • Sarin is similar in structure and biological activity to some commonly used insecticides , such as Malathion , and is similar in biological activity to carbamates used as insecticides such as Sevin , and medicines such as Mestinon , Neostigmine , and Antilirium . (wikidoc.org)
  • It would be more consistent with the "smell" several witnesses described after the incident (Sarin is odorless). (globalresearch.ca)
  • Because sarin is odorless and tasteless, it's difficult for people to know when they've been exposed to it. (time.com)
  • Zajec se uporablja za preverjanje puščanja v proizvodnem obratu sarina, Rocky Mountain Arsenal . (wikipedia.org)
  • Rabbit used to check for leaks at Sarin production plant, Rocky Mountain Arsenal . (wikidoc.org)
  • Kerry said that US officials had learned of the use of sarin only in the last day. (jpost.com)
  • Sarin is a clear, colourless and tasteless liquid which quickly turns to vapour. (bbc.com)
  • Sarin , ili NATO oznaka GB ( G-serije , 'B') je organofosforno jedinjenje sa formulom [(CH 3 ) 2 CHO]CH 3 P(O)F. On je bezbojna, bezmirisna tečnost, koja se koristi kao hemijsko oružje . (wikipedia.org)
  • Sarin ( Natova oznaka GB ) je živčni bojni strup z molekulsko formulo C 4 H 10 FO 2 P. V čisti obliki je sarin brezbarvna tekočina . (wikipedia.org)
  • Japan marked the 24th anniversary Wednesday of a deadly sarin nerve gas attack on Tokyo's subway system carried out by the Aum Shinrikyo cult, which killed 13 people and injured more than 6,000 others. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • In June 1994, the cult spread sarin gas in Matsumoto in central Japan , killing eight people and injuring more than 140 others, in an attack targeting residents who were protesting the cult's presence in their neighborhood and court officials handling their legal disputes. (hurriyetdailynews.com)
  • Nakagawa and key members produced sarin at a cult compound and sprayed it from a van, in what was later regarded as an experiment for the subsequent subway gassing. (hurriyetdailynews.com)
  • Sarin was discovered in 1938 in Wuppertal -Elberfeld in Germany by scientists at IG Farben attempting to create stronger pesticides . (wikipedia.org)
  • These infamous compounds, which include sarin gas and VX, originated in Nazi Germany when a chemist was trying to develop a more effective insecticide. (eurekalert.org)
  • It should be noted that this would only indicate the presence of a nerve agent and would not specifically indicate Sarin versus any other nerve agent (or even organophosphate pesticide intoxication) nor would it conclusively indicate nerve agent as a cause of death, as other factors may have killed the victim, such as conventional trauma. (moonofalabama.org)
  • Assad regime to blame for April sarin attack that killed dozens of civilians: U.N. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • According to the CIA , in 1989 the Iraqis destroyed 40 or more tons of sarin that had decomposed, and that some Iraqi sarin had a shelf life of only a few weeks owing mostly to impure precursors. (wikidoc.org)
  • Waser P.G., Sammett R., Schönenberger E., Sin-Ren A.C. (1986) Pharmacokinetics of [ 14 C]-Sarin and Its Changes by Obidoxime and Pralidoxime. (springer.com)
  • On the day of the bombing, his hospital treated 22 patients, who showed clear signs of being affected by a nerve agent and "responded almost immediately" when they were provided with Pralidoxime, a sarin antidote. (time.com)
  • Sarin, also known by its NATO designation of GB , (O-Isopropyl methylphosphonofluoridate) is an extremely toxic substance whose sole application is as a nerve agent . (wikidoc.org)
  • Sarin was among the agents used by the Iraqi government when it killed 5,000 Iraqi Kurds in Halabja in 1988. (bbc.com)
  • Originally developed as a pesticide, sarin was used to deadly effect in air raids in 1988 by former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein's forces on the Kurdish village of Halabja in northern Iraq that left an estimated 5,000 people dead, mostly women and children. (france24.com)
  • April 1988: Sarin was used four times against Iranian soldiers in April 1988 at the end of the Iran-Iraq War . (wikipedia.org)
  • The five cultists who carried bags of sarin onto the trains targeted three subway lines converging at Kasumigaseki, Japan 's government and political center similar equivalent to Washington's Capitol Hill. (hurriyetdailynews.com)
  • FILE- In this file photo taken March 28, 2018, the Facebook logo is shown on a sign at the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. A Facebook mail processing warehouse in Menlo Park was evacuated Monday, July 1, 2019, after a bag of mail tested positive for the nerve agent sarin, but there were no reports of injuries. (ozarksfirst.com)
  • Po strukturi i biološkom dejstvu sarin je sličan insekticidima poput melationa , i lekovima poput mestinona , neostigmine i antilirijuma . (wikipedia.org)
  • For the first time, a study has found an increase in brain-cancer deaths among Gulf War veterans who might have been exposed to the nerve agent Sarin by the destruction of Iraqi weapons in 1991. (ptsdsupport.net)
  • At the time, the military didn't know that the destroyed Iraqi rockets contained Sarin, says Michael Kilpatrick, deputy director for the Deployment Health Support Directorate in the Department of Defense. (ptsdsupport.net)
  • Professor Nil Sari during her presentation at the International Conference 1001 Inventions: Discover the Muslim Heritage in our World organised by FSTC in Manchester on 8 March 2006. (muslimheritage.com)