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Chemical watchdog ‘disturbed’ by alleged toxic bomb attacks in Aleppo

Chemical watchdog ‘disturbed’ by alleged toxic bomb attacks in Aleppo

Sep 07, – “We are disturbed by the recent allegations of the use of toxic chemicals in Aleppo,” said a statement by the director-general of the Hague-based Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, Ahmet Uzumcu. The world’s chemical weapons watchdog said Wednesday it was “disturbed” by the alleged use of toxic chemicals in Aleppo […]

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Chemical watchdog agrees Syria arsenal destruction plan

Chemical watchdog agrees Syria arsenal destruction plan

Nov 16, – The world’s chemical watchdog on Friday adopted a final roadmap for ridding Syria of its arsenal by mid-2014, only reaching agreement hours before a deadline expired. “The plan is adopted,” Christian Chartier, a spokesman for the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), told AFP after a meeting of its 41-member […]

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Chemical watchdog to deploy second team to Syria

Chemical watchdog to deploy second team to Syria

Oct 08, –  The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons “will deploy a second team of inspectors for the mission in Syria,” it said in a statement. “That will augment the advance team of OPCW experts, who have been in Syria since October 1 conducting verification and destruction activities,” it said, without providing further […]

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