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Syria Chemical Weapons Plans 'Have Never Been Tried Before'

AP | MIKE CORDER | Posted 12.08.2013 | World

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The chief of the global chemical weapons watchdog is briefing member states on progress...

Ban: Assad Committed 'Many Crimes Against Humanity'

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2013 | World

By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS, Sept 13 (Reuters) - A report by U.N. chemical weapons experts will likely confirm...

UN Resolution Talks Begin In Private On Syria Chemical Arms

AP | SYLVIE CORBET and RYAN LUCAS | Posted 11.11.2013 | World

PARIS -- Tense negotiations have begun on a proposed U.N. resolution that would put Syria's chemical weapons under international control and end a dip...

UN Floats Plan To Destroy Syria's Chemical Weapons

Reuters | Posted 11.09.2013 | World

* Ban says Syrian chemical arms could be destroyed quickly * Russia says it urging Syria to hand over chemical arms (Adds quotes, d...

German Paper: UN Team Could Submit Syria Report Next Week

AP | FRANK JORDANS and PETER JAMES SPIELMANN | Posted 11.07.2013 | World

BERLIN — A German newspaper reported Saturday a team of U.N. chemical weapons inspectors could submit initial findings from its tests of samples...

UN Pushes For Chemical Weapons Investigation In Syria

AP | Associated Press | Posted 10.24.2013 | World

DAMASCUS, Syria -- Syrian state media accused rebels of using chemical arms on Saturday against government troops trying to storm a contested neighbor...

With Hundreds Reported Dead, UN Still Looking For 'Clarity' In Syria

Reuters | Posted 10.21.2013 | World

UNITED NATIONS, Aug 21 (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council said it was necessary to clarify an alleged chemical weapons attack in Damascus suburbs...

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 ...

UN Distances Itself From Claim That Syrian Rebels Used Chemical Weapons

Reuters | Posted 07.06.2013 | World

GENEVA, May 6 (Reuters) - U.N. war crimes investigators have reached no conclusions on whether any side in the Syrian war has used chemical weapons,...

Russia Compares Syria Chemical Weapons Probe To WMD Search In Iraq

Reuters | Posted 06.06.2013 | World

By Megan Davies and Steve Gutterman MOSCOW, April 6 (Reuters) - Russia criticised Western moves to expand a planned United Nations pro...