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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OPCW to begin Syria inspections next week

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) passed an agreement early Saturday authorizing the chemical weapons

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EU foreign policy chief praises UN Syria resolution

European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton has praised a UN resolution to eliminate chemical weapons in Syria, pledging an

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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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49% in poll fault Obama on policies outside US

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – About half of Americans disapprove of the way President Obama is handling foreign policy, a new high

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Removing Assad from power leads to more instability: Egyptian Analyst

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – While some western and Arab countries are helping the rebels in Syria to overthrow Syrian President Bashar

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