Syria hails Iran’s assistance in implementing chemical weapons treaty

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A Syrian deputy foreign minister underlined his country’s determination to implement the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC), and

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Iran hails Syria decision to scrap chemiacl arsenal

Iran’s First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri has lauded the Syrian government’s decision to destroy the country’s chemical arsenal as a

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Iranian parliament: US empty-handed after Syria’s accession to CWC

TEHRAN (FNA)- Syria’s endorsement of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) prevented the break-out of a new war in the region

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OPCW verifies 11 sites identified by Syria

The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) says it has verified 11 sites identified by the Syrian government.

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OPCW praises Syrian government for being cooperative

The head of the international chemical weapons watchdog has praised Syria for cooperating with his team tasked with dismantling the

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Syria vows to cooperate with disarmament experts

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has stressed his government’s resolve to fully cooperate with the international chemical experts tasked with overseeing

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UN: Destrucion of syria chemical program begins

BEIRUT (AP) — International inspectors began destroying Syria’s stockpile of chemical weapons and the machinery used to create it, a

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Syria envoy welcomes UNSC resolution

Syrian UN Ambassador Bashar Ja’afari has welcomed a resolution adopted by the UN Security Council to eliminate chemical weapons in

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UN vote urges destruction of Syrian chemical arms

The United Nations Security Council has unanimously approved a resolution condemning the use of chemical weapons in Syria and calling

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Syria CW probe must start by Tuesday: Draft resolution

A draft resolution on Syria, agreed by Russia and the US, says the UN team of chemical weapons experts must

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Syria’s chemical arsenal mostly ‘unweaponized’

Russian and US officials assess that Syria’s chemical agents arsenal is mostly ‘unweaponized,’ enabling a faster removal of the stockpile

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UN sources say Security Council may vote on Syria

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is expected to vote on a draft resolution proposed by Russia and the United

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Moscow: UN chemical weapons experts to return to Syria Wednesday

TEHRAN (FNA)- UN chemical weapons inspectors are to return to Syria on Wednesday to continue their mission, said Russia. But

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China willing to contribute to implementation of Syria deal

China has expressed willingness to dispatch experts in line with a Russian-US deal for the elimination of Syria’s chemical weapons.

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Russia says West exploiting Syria deal to threaten force

(Reuters) – Russia accused the West on Sunday of trying to exploit a chemical weapons deal with Syria to push through a

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Lavrov: US pressuring Russia into passing UN resolution on Syria under Chapter 7

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The US is pushing Russia into approving a UN resolution that would allow for military intervention in

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Syria discloses chemical weapons stockpile details: watchdog

(Reuters) – Syria has disclosed the information on its chemical weapons program that was expected under an agreed Saturday deadline, the Organisation for

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U.S. official: Syrian CW list more complete than anticipated

(CNN) — U.S. officials were pleasantly surprised and encouraged by the initial declaration that Syria has submitted to the world’s chemical

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Chemical watchdog examines Syria weapons detail

The world’s chemical weapons watchdog has begun on Saturday to examine details of Syria’s chemical arsenal supplied by the regime,

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Date, cost of Syria CW destruction due in 2-3 months: Russia

Russia says the date and cost of the destruction of Syria’s chemical arms agreed under a US-Russian deal will be

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