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Mar 25, 2017
Russia, China want United Nation's chemical weapons probe to cover IraqRussia, China have proposed that a United Nations panel investigating chemical weapons use in Syria be extended to Iraq, a proposal Britain rejected.
Mar 01, 2017
Russia and China veto new UN sanctions on Syria over use of chemical weaponsRussia and China vetoed new UN sanctions on Syria on Tuesday and the US ambassador accused both countries of refusing to hold President Bashar Assad's regime accountable for the use of chemical weapons.
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.