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Sep 22, 2017
United States appeals to international community to stop spread of nuclear weaponsUS Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appealed to the international community, especially Russia and China, to stop the spread of nuclear weapons
Sep 07, 2017
Israel airstrike kills two soldiers at Syria chemical weapons siteThe Syrian army said Israel targeted a military site in Hama province early on Thursday which a war monitor said could be linked to chemical weapons production.
Sep 07, 2017
Syrian government behind sarin gas attack which killed 83 in April, say UN investigatorsSyrian president Bashar Assad's air force conducted a sarin-gas attack that killed at least 83 civilians in April, UN-mandated investigators said Wednesday.
Jul 02, 2017
Syria dismisses chemical weapons watchdog's report on sarin attack over 'terrorists' testimony'The Syrian government dismissed a report by the international chemical weapons watchdog that said it used the banned nerve agent sarin attack in northern Syria.
Jun 30, 2017
Sarin was used in attack on Syrian town in April, concludes UN's chemical watchdogA fact-finding mission by the UN's chemical watchdog, OPCW concluded that sarin was used as a chemical weapon in the attack in the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhun.
Jun 28, 2017
Syria govt has taken US threat against launching chemical attack seriously, says Jim MattisSyria government has taken the US warning seriously against launching another chemical weapon attack, defense secretary Jim Mattis said on Wednesday.
Jun 27, 2017
Russia defends Syria, says US chemical weapons attack threat unacceptableThreats by the US to the Syrian regime warning of the consequences of a possible chemical weapons attack were unacceptable, the Russian government said on Tuesday.
Jun 27, 2017
US alleges Bashar al Assad regime may launch another chemical attack; Syria rubbishes claimsSyria has denied White House allegations that it may be preparing a new chemical attack, insisting again that it has never used such arms.
May 29, 2017
France to respond immediately to use of chemical weapons in Syria: Emmanuel MacronFrance would respond immediately to any use of chemical weapons in Syria, French president Emmanuel Macron said while urging a stepped-up "partnership" with Moscow.
Apr 28, 2017
Chemical weapons used 45 times in Syria since late 2016, alleges OPCW chiefExperts from the world's watchdog tasked with destroying chemical weapons are probing reports that toxic arms have been used 45 times in Syria since late last year, the body's chief said Friday.