Chemical Weapon

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Name: Chemical Weapon
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 4 reports

'Remaining chemical weapons can be removed from Syria within 15 days' – OPCW chief

© Collage: Voice of RussiaDirector-General of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Ahmet Uzumcu is visiting Russia. During his stay in Moscow, Mr. Uzumcu has held a series of meetings in the Federal Assembly and the Foreign ... [Published Voice of Russia - 3 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Syria: Greece concerned over chemical weapons destruction

(ANSAmed) - ATHENS, APRIL 16 - The Greek government hasexpressed concerns regarding the destruction of Syrian chemicalweapons in the Mediterranean Sea, World Bulletin online reportsquoting the country's vice prime minister and Foreign ministerEvangelos ... [Published Ansamed - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Syrian chemical weapons removal at 65.1 percent as April 27 deadline looms

Syrian chemical weapons removal at 65.1 percent as April 27 deadline ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 18 reports

Syrian Chemical Removal Again Falls Behind Schedule

Daily News on Nuclear, Biological & Chemical Weapons, Terrorism and Related IssuesApril 15, 2014International authorities said Syria did not meet a Sunday goal date for sending most of its chemical arms overseas, the reports. U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric ... [Published Nuclear Threat Initiative - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 3 reports

Saudi Arabia: reported poison gas use by Syria is challenge to world

* Rebels, Syrian government blame each other for gas attacks* Saudi FM: Assad must give up use of force to quell revolt* Analyst: Chlorine gas readily available in SyriaRIYADH, April 15 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal ... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 3 reports

Syria continues chemical weapons reduction

GENEVA -- After lengthy delays in loading its chemical weapons for destruction abroad, Syria has completed delivery of another shipment that brings the total to almost two-thirds of its arsenal, the international watchdog overseeing the process reported ... [Published Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Chemical weapons' exportation from Syria to end by April 27 - OPCW

OPCW Director-General, Ambassador Ahmet Uzumcu said in an interview with television station Rossiya 24 that the Syrian government had accepted April 27 as the exportation deadline. Uzumcu said they had to extend the program a bit but the Syrian government ... [Published Voice of Russia - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 4 reports

China calls for third round of Syria talks to begin

hina has called for the third round of talks between the Syrian government and its opposition to begin as soon as possible. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, Hua Chunying, said the removal and destruction of chemical weapons has entered a crucial ... [Published CNTV - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 47 reports

Russia blames sponsors of Syrian extremists for use of chemical weapons

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.MOSCOW, April 14 (Xinhua) -- Russia said Monday sponsors of extremists in Syria should be held accountable for the most recent use of chemical weapon in the country, and that any reports about use of the lethal weapons must ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 21 reports

Both Sides Allege New Chemical Weapon Attack in Syria

A deadly gas not on the list of chemical weapons Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was made to relinquish to the international community last year was used twice in a northern Syrian village this weekend, prompting accusations that both the government ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

Was Assad Not Responsible for the Chemical Weapons Attack Last August?

The journalist who broke the story of the My Lai massacre and the Abu Ghraib prison scandal believes that the al Nusra Front backed by Turkey, not Assad, was responsible for the chemical weapons attack last August. Numerous Turkish commentators disagree ... [Published Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The ... - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

Lavrov voices concern over reports of new chemical attacks in Syria

Lavrov said that any reports or facts about the use of chemical weapons and components must be investigated immediately, stressing that the extremist opposition hasn't given up attempts to hinder the process of dismantling chemical weapons in Syria. He ... [Published Syrian Arab News Agency - Apr 14 2014]

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"But I don't think anyone would be surprised that the events of the last weeks and months have really been hard for the (U S -Russia) relationship" she said
"What we can do is execute, in coordination with the [Nuclear Weapons Council], the 3+2 strategy for stockpile modernization which will provide greater flexibility in hedging the active stockpile" the agency says...
"Wartime conditions would prevent emergency crews from getting to an affected plant to contain radiological releases" and "civilians attempting to escape radioactive contamination would not know what to do in the event of an interruption in government services, he said."
"Remaining chemical weapons can be removed from Syria within 15 days" – OPCW chief

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