While Syria has started destruction of its chemical weapons stockpiles, some believe that when all the weapons are destroyed, Syria will lose the leverage against its neighbors. But experts say that Damascus will still have ruffs to play with.Add comments
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The revelation that the UK Government failed to stop the supply of sarin gas to Syria highlights the need for “effective implementation” of the Chemical Weapons Convention, a leading campaigner on arms control has told RIA Novosti.
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New cases of confirmed chemical attacks in Syria have sparked talks about their effects on public health, with doctors denying media reports of a link between the attacks and birth defects among newborns.
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- 10:48 06/05/2014
Syria, which decided to give up its chemical weapons stockpile, should become an example for other states in the region, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told RIA Novosti in an interview Tuesday.
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The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) will expend all effort to guarantee shipments of chemical weapons out of Syria are completed on schedule by the middle of this year, OPCW Director General Ahmet Üzümcü said Monday.
- 16:29 09/04/2014
The US was being set up by unknown forces to attack Syria during last year's international crisis over the use of chemical weapons in the country, Dennis John Kucinich, a former US Representative from Ohio, told RIA Novosti.
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