“Tear gas was initially developed as a chemical weapon for military use. These chemical weapons are now banned in warfare..."
"Although less-lethal weapons are designed as an alternative to lethal weapons, we found a substantial number of patients with serious injuries, including many injuries to the head, neck, and face."
"The report, which is the result of a collaboration between nine civil rights organizations, exposes disturbing worldwide governmental policies and law enforcement practices where the fundamental democratic right to protest publicly is viewed as a threat that requires a brutal police response." By Gilbert Mercier NEWS JUNKIE POST Oct 11, 2013 A report from The More