[ltr]America begins cyberattacks on Daash and France confirms the use of regulation of the chemical in Iraq[/ltr][ltr]
WASHINGTON - Iraq Press - April 13 / April: US Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert York , said that the US military launch electronic attacks on theorganization Daash for the first time in the contextof an escalation of a coordinated effort to increase pressure on the organization.
Said York, told reporters on a military plane on its way to an air base in Colorado , "subjected tosevere pressure, and during the last six months ,beat them every time we are targeting one of the fortified positions, I have left and retreated."
York added that the United States and the coalition forces exert pressure on Daash from all directions through the use of any military capabilities areavailable , including electronic attacks to defeat theorganization.
For his part, US Vice Foreign Minister, Anthony Blinken, at a Senate hearing, said that the number of fighters Daash in Syria and Iraq at the lowest level in the past two years.
He said in testimony prepared for the cast before the Appropriations Subcommittee "In fact, our assessment is that Daash number is the lowest since we began monitoring human power in 2014".
A report by a group of US punk specialized strategic security in America has revealed that the number of foreign militants in Syria and Iraq , ranging between 27 and 31 thousand armed than 86 countries across the world.
In the meantime, said French Defense Minister Jean - Yves Odrian, the existence of "evidence" confirms the use of theorganization Daash chemical weapons in Iraq.
He told Odrian for the French military, who are trained Peshmerga forces in Erbil during his visit to Iraq and the region, said that "Daash used all means, but here we have evidence of the use of chemical weapons against civilians and local forces."
He also noted an officer in the French special forces, which accompanies and keep pace with the Peshmerga on the front line, to "increase the pace of " the use of chemical weapons.
Quoted "Agence France Presse , " a French military source as saying that Daash began, after the use of chlorine used industrially, as well as mustard gas , used inherited from the First World War, he said , adding "we saw very well what happened with this article and those".
French trains Peshmerga to 20 mm cannon, and deal with the homemade explosive, as well as the cancellation of "dramatize" the chemical threat and avoid panic when less notice.
The US intelligence coordinator James Clapper, the director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) , John Brennan, has declared for the first time in February to use chemical weapons in Iraq and Syria, especially mustard gas. Q ended