Azerbaijan uses white phosphorus weapons in forests near civilian settlements in Artsakh. As this weapon contains many dangerous elements for human life, it is necessary to know the effects of white phosphorus.

White phosphorus is a banned weapon. It is an extremely toxic substance that has several unpleasant properties. When it burns, it sticks to any surface. This often results in a severe spasm, leading to death.

An inexperienced person can not help the injured, in such cases it is very likely that the person receiving medical treatment will get burns from this toxic substance.