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Mar 13, 2018
Russia rejects UK's ultimatum to explain attack on former Russian spy, asks London for access to nerve agentRussia rejected Britain's demand that Moscow provide an explanation over the poisoning of an ex-double agent and said London should provide Moscow with access to the nerve agent
Feb 15, 2018
After Emmanuel Macron threatens military strikes, Syria denies possessing 'unacceptable' chemical weaponsThe Syrian government on Wednesday denied it possessed chemical weapons and branded the use of such arms "immoral and unacceptable".
Feb 14, 2018
France president Emmanuel Macron threatens Syria with military strikes if proof of chemical warfare foundFrance will launch strikes if proof emerges that the Syrian regime has used banned chemical weapons against its civilians, President Emmanuel Macron has said.
Feb 02, 2018
US accuses Syria of using 'new kinds of chemical weapons', seeks cooperation from Russia against Bashar al-Assad's govtTrump administration on Friday accused President Bashar Assad's govt in Syria of producing and using "new kinds of weapons" to deliver deadly chemicals
Jan 23, 2018
Rex Tillerson says Russia 'bears responsibility' for recent chemical attacks in SyriaUS Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday said Russia bore responsibility for recent chemical attacks by the Syrian government, which Moscow backs in the country's civil war
Jan 19, 2018
India joins Australia Group: 43-member body controls export of equipment, technologies used for chemical, biological weaponsIndia on Friday joined the Australia Group (AG), which seeks to ensure that exports do not contribute to the development of chemical or biological weapons.
Nov 23, 2017
Russia tells UN it is open to new panel investigating accusations of chemical warfare against SyriaAfter vetoing the renewal of a UN-led probe into chemical attacks in Syria, Russia said it was open to a new panel to investigate the use of toxic gases.
Nov 18, 2017
Russia blocks UN resolution drafted by Japan to extend inquiry investigating Syria chemical attacksRussia vetoed on Friday a Japanese-drafted UNSC resolution to extend by one month an international inquiry into who is to blame for chemical weapons attacks in Syria
Nov 17, 2017
US, Russia resolutions on Syria chemical attacks investigation defeated in UNSC; Japan's proposal to be discussed on FridayRival US and Russian resolutions to extend the mandate of experts trying to determine who was responsible for chemical attacks in Syria were defeated Thursday.
Nov 03, 2017
United States, Russia offer rival UN resolutions to pursue Syrian chemical weapons violationsUS and Russia have circulated rival UN resolutions seeking to determine who is responsible for chemical weapons attacks in Syria.