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A team of disarmament inspectors began the process of destroying Syria's chemical weapons and production facilities on Sunday, a source in the...
Sunday, October 6, 2013
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Updated 6:40 pm: A chemical weapons disarmament team arrived in Damascus on Tuesday to begin evaluating the country's arsenal, an AFP correspondent...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
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The UN Security Council unanimously passed a landmark resolution Friday ordering the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons and condemning a deadly...
Saturday, September 28, 2013
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Syria is committed to the convention against chemical weapons it signed under a US-Russian deal and sees "no obstacles" to its implementation,...
Thursday, September 26, 2013
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UN inspectors returned to Syria Wednesday to pursue a probe into alleged poison gas attacks, as Russia and the West wrangled over how to strip Bashar...
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
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Moscow hopes the UN Security Council will agree a resolution this week to support a deal for Syria to abandon its chemical arms, but talks with the...
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
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By Sharmine Narwani and Radwan Mortada A senior United Nations official who deals directly with Syrian affairs has told Al-Akhbar that the Syrian...
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Syria has completed the handover of an inventory of its chemical arsenal by a Saturday deadline as part of a deal that headed off military strikes,...
Saturday, September 21, 2013
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Updated at 4:00pm: The option of carrying out a military strike or similar operation in Syria must be kept open as a way of dealing with the crisis,...
Thursday, September 19, 2013
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