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US Syria Chemical Weapons

U.S. Presses Russia: Syria Cannot Delay Removal Of Chemical Weapons

Reuters | Posted 07.03.2014 | Politics

(Adds background, quote) KINSHASA, May 3 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he spoke with Russia's Foreign Minister S...

Matt Sledge

U.S.: Chemical Weapons A 'Moral Obscenity,' Unless Our Allies Have Them

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

Secretary of State John Kerry called the "indiscriminate slaughter" of civilians in Syria using chemical weapons a "moral obscenity" in a speech two w...

U.S. Focuses On Nailing Down Facts In Potential 'Outrageous' Attack

Reuters | Posted 10.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Aug 22 (Reuters) - The United States said on Thursday it was unable to conclusively say that chemical weapons were used in an alleged de...

White House 'Deeply Concerned' By Latest Reports Of Chemical Weapons Use In Syria

Reuters | Posted 10.21.2013 | World

WASHINGTON, Aug 21 (Reuters) - The White House expressed alarm on Wednesday about reports that Syrian government forces used chemical weapons in an ...

Russia: Syria Chemical Weapons Evidence Not Good Enough

AP | Posted 08.15.2013 | World

MOSCOW — Russia's foreign minister said Saturday that the evidence put forth by the United States of chemical weapons use in Syria apparently do...

Syria: U.S. Statements 'Full Of Lies'

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 08.14.2013 | World

BEIRUT -- The Syrian government has dismissed U.S. statements it used chemical weapons as "full of lies." A statement by the Syrian Foreign Ministr...

Diplomats: U.S. Mulling No-Fly Zone In Syria

Reuters | Posted 08.14.2013 | World

By Parisa Hafezi and Erika Solomon ANKARA/BEIRUT, June 14 (Reuters) - The United States is considering a no-fly zone in Syria, potenti...

White House Statement On Syria's Use Of Chemical Weapons

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.13.2013 | World

Text of a statement by Deputy National Security Adviser for Strategic Communications Ben Rhodes on the use of chemical weapons in Syria: At the presi...