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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
Apr 07, 2017
Syria chemical weapons: Idlib province attack holds uncanny resemblance to 2013 Damascus incidentThe United States blasted a Syrian air base with a barrage of cruise missiles Thursday night in fiery retaliation for this week's gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians.
Apr 04, 2017
Syria gas attack: 35 killed in rebel-held Idlib following airstrikesWarplanes carried out a suspected toxic gas attack that killed at least 35 people including several children in a rebel-held town in northwestern Syria on Tuesday, a monitoring group said.
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 23, 2015
Use of chemical weapons anywhere must be condemned: India at UN General AssemblyAt the UN, India has called on the international community to be vigilant on non-state actors and terrorist groups seeking and using chemical weapons.
May 28, 2015
90 percent of world chemical weapons destroyed: OPCWThe world's chemical watchdog said on Thursday that 90 percent of the global chemical weapons stockpile has been destroyed, calling it a "major milestone".
Aug 21, 2014
Syria: A year after chemical attacks, justice remains elusiveSyria's opposition and its allies, including the United States, accused Damascus of carrying out thechemical weapons attack. President Bashar Assad's government denied responsibility, and blamed the rebels.
Oct 09, 2013
Must negotiate ceasefires to access some chemical weapons: Officials in SyriaInternational inspection teams overseeing the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons will have to negotiate cease-fires to access some sites, officials closely involved with the mission said