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United Nation accuses Syrian government of third chemical attack, says report

Updated : Oct 22, 2016

By : IANS

Category : World

United Nation accuses Syrian government of third chemical attack, says report

A 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. #Syria #NewsTracker #Chemical weapons #Idlib #Qmenas
UN report confirms Syria launched chemical attacks, IS used mustard gas as weapon

Updated : Aug 25, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

UN report confirms Syria launched chemical attacks, IS used mustard gas as weapon

The 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." #United Nations #Syria #NewsTracker #Aleppo #Chemical weapons #islamic-state #chemical attacks on Syria
China's great betrayal: Why did India's eastern neighbour block the NSG bid?

Updated : Jun 24, 2016

By : Prakash Katoch

Category : World

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. #China #Narendra Modi #ConnectTheDots #Nuclear weapons #NSG #NPT #Kargil #Chemical warfare #Indo-US #Xi Jinping #Chemical weapons #Brexit #MTCR
Islamic State may be making its own chemical weapons, warns global watchdog

Updated : May 04, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Islamic State may be making its own chemical weapons, warns global watchdog

There 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. #World #Terrorism #Syria #NewsTracker #Iraq #Chemical weapons #islamic-state #ISIL #ISIS #IS #global watchdog
CIA director says Islamic State group has used, can make chemical weapons

Updated : Feb 12, 2016

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

CIA director says Islamic State group has used, can make chemical weapons

CIA 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. #CIA #NewsTracker #Bashar al-Assad #John Brennan #Chemical weapons
Use of chemical weapons anywhere must be condemned: India at UN General Assembly

Updated : Oct 23, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

Use of chemical weapons anywhere must be condemned: India at UN General Assembly

At the UN, India has called on the international community to be vigilant on non-state actors and terrorist groups seeking and using chemical weapons. #Terrorism #United Nations #Syria #NewsTracker #UN #Chemical weapons #chemical Weapons Convention #Abhishek Banerjee #Biological Weapons
UN Security Council set to vote on Syria chemical weapons probe on Friday

Updated : Aug 06, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

UN Security Council set to vote on Syria chemical weapons probe on Friday

The UN Security Council is expected to adopt on Friday a draft resolution that would set up a panel to determine who is responsible for deadly chlorine gas attacks in Syria, diplomats said. #United States #World #Syria #NewsTracker #Russia #UN #Security Council #Chemical weapons
US to destroy its largest remaining chemical weapons cache

Updated : Feb 04, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

US to destroy its largest remaining chemical weapons cache

The United States is about to begin destroying its largest remaining stockpile of chemical-laden artillery shells, marking a milestone in the global campaign to eradicate a debilitating weapon that still creeps into modern wars. #United States #US #Chemical weapons #stockpile #destroy #artillery shells
Syria: UN inspectors confident chlorine gas used in opposition-controlled villages

Updated : Jan 07, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

Syria: UN inspectors confident chlorine gas used in opposition-controlled villages

Chemical weapons investigators concluded "with a high degree of confidence" that chlorine gas was used as a weapon against three opposition-controlled villages in Syria last year. #United Nations #Syria #NewsTracker #UN #Chemical weapons #Syria opposition #Syria chemical weapons #UN investigators
Why the US is wary of conducting strikes against Islamic State in Syria

Updated : Sep 07, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

Why the US is wary of conducting strikes against Islamic State in Syria

The alternative would be to finally get serious about arming the mainstream Western-backed rebels fighting to topple Assad. But there is a reason the administration of President Barack Obama has been deeply reluctant to throw its weight behind them. #White House #World #Barack Obama #Terrorism #United Nations #Syria #ConnectTheDots #Nato #Damascus #Bashar al-Assad #Iraq #United States of America #Chemical weapons #Syrian rebels #Syrian civil war #Sarin gas #Ghouta #Nusra Front #islamic-state #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #ISIL #ISIS #Caliphate #US airstrikes in Iraq #James Foley #Steven Sotloff #Peter Theo Curtis #Aistrikes