Video+%3A+UN+adopts+resolution+on+Syria+Chemical+Weapons
Saturday, 28 September 2013 - 8:19
Video : UN adopts resolution on Syria Chemical Weapons
2,351

Views

The UN Security Council has unanimously adopted a binding resolution on ridding Syria of chemical weapons.

 

At a session in New York, the 15-member body backed the draft document agreed earlier by Russia and the US.

 

The deal breaks a two-and-a-half year deadlock in the UN over Syria, where fighting between government forces and rebels rages on.

 

The vote came after the international chemical watchdog agreed on a plan to destroy Syrias stockpile by mid-2014.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
2,808 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
56,296 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
21,568 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
46,887 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,267 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
106,024 Views
Top