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Feb 24, 2017
UN Security Council likely to vote next week on Syria sanctions on use of chemical weaponsThe UN Security Council is likely to vote next week on a draft resolution that would slap sanctions on Syria over the use of chemical weapons, but Russia is almost certain to veto the measure, diplomats said Thursday.
Oct 29, 2016
India abstains from voting on nuclear weapons ban at UN; reaffirms stand against NPTA UN General Assembly committee has adopted a resolution to launch negotiations next year on a new treaty outlawing nuclear weapons, even as India abstained saying it is not convinced the move can lead to a comprehensive instrument on nuclear disarmament
Oct 22, 2016
United Nation accuses Syrian government of third chemical attack, says reportA third toxic gas attack was carried out by the Syrian government forces in the north-western Idlib region in March last year, a United Nation report issued late Friday revealed.
Oct 05, 2016
United Nations urges Sudan to shed light on alleged chemical attacksThe United Nations peacekeeping chief on Wednesday urged Sudan to shed light on allegations of chemical weapons attacks in Darfur, but Russia said the claims must not be taken seriously.
Aug 25, 2016
UN report confirms Syria launched chemical attacks, IS used mustard gas as weaponThe Assad regime has repeatedly denied that it has used chemical weapons in Syria, but the report said that in the three cases it had "sufficient information to reach a conclusion on the actors involved."
Jun 24, 2016
China's great betrayal: Why did India's eastern neighbour block the NSG bid?China stonewalling India’s entry into NSG from the shadows despite multiple ambiguous statements from Beijing (all orchestrated by the Chinese government since all media in China is state controlled), was on predictable lines.
May 21, 2016
India and NSG: Laced with hypocrisy, China's watchdog claim is meaninglessWhile China takes moral high ground of being global watchdog, her actions amount to being ‘dog on the watch’ or rather ‘dog in the manger’ as far as India is concerned.
May 04, 2016
Islamic State may be making its own chemical weapons, warns global watchdogThere are "extremely worrying" signs that the Islamic State group may be making its own chemical arms and have used them already in Iraq and Syria.
Mar 02, 2016
Russia proposes new convention, calls it realistic and reliable way to fight chemical terrorismThe prevailing Convention on Chemical Weapons (CWC) does not fully address how to counter chemical terrorism, said Russia's foreign minister Sergey Lavrov
Feb 12, 2016
CIA director says Islamic State group has used, can make chemical weaponsCIA director John Brennan has said that Islamic State fighters have used chemical weapons and have the capability to make small quantities of chlorine and mustard gas, CBS News reported Thursday.