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Timeline: A history of sarin

Published On: Aug 31 2013 04:49:37 PM CDT   Updated On: Sep 16 2013 10:24:47 AM CDT

A United Nations report due out Monday is expected to say say the perpetrators of last month's chemical weapons attack in Syria had up to 350 liters of sarin gas Look back at the history of sarin, a man-made nerve agent.

1980s: Sarin use suspected in Iran-Iraq war
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1980s - Sarin and other nerve agents may have been used in chemical warfare during the Iran-Iraq War.

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