Chemical Weapon

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Name: Chemical Weapon
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Obama got it right

4:00AMThe following editorial appeared recently in the Los Angeles Times.Disparate, simultaneous crises around the world have put the Obama administration's foreign policy on trial in recent weeks. The forward march of Islamic State insurgents in Iraq ... [Published TheDay.com - 2 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated 2 hours ago - 27 reports

Washington demonstrators mark anniversary of Syrian chemical weapons attack

Washington demonstrators mark anniversary of Syrian chemical weapons attack ... [Published Avrupa Times - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Chemical Weapon, Attack
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Floating Processing Plant Neutralizes Chemical Weapons

Is it possible to squeeze a functional chemical processing plant onto a ship?  That’s effectively what happened to the Cape Ray, which is now carrying a Field Deployable Hydrolysis System (FDHS) designed to neutralize chemical weapons, according to Wired ... [Published Chemical Processing.com - 8 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

I Was Gassed By Bashar Al-Assad

www.foreignpolicy.com :A year ago, a chemical weapons attack killed hundreds of my neighbors and friends.Read the whole story at www.foreignpolicy.com ... [Published Huffington Post - 12 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 4 reports

Syrians protest against use of chemical weapons in Syria

AMMAN — Syrians residing in Jordan gathered outside the Syrian embassy in Amman on Thursday to express solidarity with their compatriots in Syria and to protest against the chemical weapons allegedly used by the regime recently.Attendees responded to ... [Published Jordan Times - 14 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Mission accomplished [Editorial]

The announcement this week that scientists from Aberdeen Proving Ground have successfully completed the destruction of Syria's most dangerous chemical weapons has left the whole world breathing a little easier. If nothing else it ensures these cruel instruments ... [Published Baltimore Sun - 14 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 16 reports

One Year After Chemical Weapons Attack, Syrians Mourn In Front Of White House

Syrian activists read out the names of those killed during last year’s chemical weapons attack CREDIT: ThinkProgress/Hayes Brown WASHINGTON, DC — The sun glints off of the yellow coffins lined up on Pennsylvania Avenue. As tourists marvel at the sight ... [Published Think Progress - 15 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 5 reports

UN:Welcomes destruction of Syria's chemical weapons material

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomes the destruction of Syria’s declared chemical weapons material on board the United States Maritime Vessel Cape Ray. ... [Published Scoop NZ - World - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 3 reports

Germany agrees to arm Iraq in break with tradition Financial Times

The decision could cause a public backlash in Germany. Despite its position as the world's third largest arms exporter, it has had a long-held policy not to supply lethal weapons into conflict zones. Public opinion is strongly against any intervention ... [Published CNBC - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

21.08 - Syrian crisis: media experts - MANCHESTER

A year after President Bashar al-Assad of Syria is alleged to have used sarin gas to kill more than 1,000 people in a Damascus suburb, President Obama said in a statement this week that the US forces have completed the destruction of the deadliest chemical ... [Published MyScience - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Milestone in Eliminating Syria's Chemical Weapons Program

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18 -- The U.S. Department of State issued the following transcript of remarks by the U.S. Secretary of State:Today, we mark a milestone in our unrelenting work to ensure the end of the Assad regime's deadly chemical arsenal: The United ... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 5 reports

U.S. Ship Neutralizes Syrian Chemical Arms

A specially equipped U.S. ship has finished neutralizing all 600 metric tons of the most dangerous of Syria's chemical weapons components surrendered to the international community this year to avert threatened air strikes, the Pentagon said on Monday.It ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Aug 20 2014]

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"Sometimes you have to develop relationships with people who are extremely nasty in order to get rid of people who are even nastier."
...the Mujahideen, and the thousands of tons of arms supplied to them by the US – and Britain – are now tormenting the West in the phenomenon known as ` "blowback’, whereby a policy strategy rebounds on its own devisers. (The Guardian, London, September 15, 2001)."
"I think whether it is above the counter or below the counter, a conversation has got to be held with him."
...and the presidency of the man she served as Secretary of State until last January, suggests in an interview with the Atlantic magazine this month, "when you're down on yourself, and when you are hunkering down and pulling back, you're not going to make any better decisions than when you were aggressively, belligerently putting yourself forward."

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UN chief calls for international efforts to end... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 2 hours ago]
Cotto needs to get his facts straight [Published Daily Lobo - 2 hours ago]
Ship Eats Syria’s Deadly Chemicals in Weeks [Published DefenseTech online - 3 hours ago]
ISIS Offered to Swap Pakistan Scientist For Sla... [Published NDTV - 3 hours ago]
UN chief calls for international efforts to end... [Published China.org.cn - 3 hours ago]
UN conveys condolences on Ghouta's chemical wea... [Published Kuwait News Agency - 3 hours ago]
Does ISIS Have Chemical Weapons? A Year After S... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 4 hours ago]
Does ISIS Have Chemical Weapons? A Year After S... [Published International Business Times - 4 hours ago]
OPINION: Destruction of Syrian chemical weapone... [Published Savannah Morning News - 5 hours ago]
Can You pass the Iran Quiz? [Published Informed Comment - 5 hours ago]
Ship Eats Syria’s Deadly Chemicals in Weeks [Published Defense Tech - 5 hours ago]
Syria opposition: Deadly chemical attack forgotten [Published Xinhua News Agency - 6 hours ago]
Marking an International Achievement One Year A... [Published The White House - 7 hours ago]
Floating Processing Plant Neutralizes Chemical ... [Published Chemical Processing.com - 8 hours ago]
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Time to wake up [Published Lebanon Daily Star - 9 hours ago]
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Failures that let our young people turn into ji... [Published Mail Online UK - 10 hours ago]
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Commemoration of the Syrian Chemical Attacks of... [Published PRESSEMITTEILUNGEN - 1 hour ago]
Zurich, Switzerland (ots) – A year ago, on August 21, 2013, several residential areas of Damascus, the Ghoutas, were hit by a mayor chemical weapons attack causing the death of an estimated 1.400 civilians and injuring many more. The world was shocked ...
Can You pass the Iran Quiz? [Published Informed Comment - 5 hours ago]
By Jeffrey Rudolph What can possibly justify the relentless U.S. political and economic aggression against Iran? It cannot be argued that Iran is an aggressive state that is dangerous to its neighbors, as facts do not support this claim. It cannot ...
Ship Eats Syria’s Deadly Chemicals in Weeks [Published Defense Tech - 5 hours ago]
After patiently sitting in port for months, the specially outfitted U.S. container vessel MV Cape Ray only took weeks to decimate Syria’s chemical weapon precursors. The 648-long-ship in January set sail from Portsmouth, Virginia, to the Mediterranean ...
Syria: Destruction of Declared Chemical Weapons... [Published Scoop NZ - World - 9 hours ago]
The US Vessel Cape Ray on which all 581 metric tonnes of a precursor chemical for sarin gas removed from Syria were destroyed while sailing in international waters. Photo: US Dept. of Transportation ...
World: Security Council, adopting Resolution 21... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 10 hours ago]
Source: UN Security CouncilCountry: World SC/11528 Speakers in All-Day Debate Cite Early Warning, Mediation, Cooperation with Regional Organizations as Effective Tools The Security Council this morning committed itself to better utilizing all tools ...
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81 Dead In The Latest Violence In Iraq [Published Wall Street Journal What's News - Jun 24 2014]
Dispute Ongoing Over Syria's Chemical Weapons [Published Wall Street Journal What's News - May 15 2014]
(GRAPHIC IMAGES) Fears of chemical weapons atta... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Apr 22 2014]
Syria May Miss Chemical Weapons Deadline [Published Wall Street Journal What's News - Apr 18 2014]
First video of chemical weapons being transport... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Feb 28 2014]
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