Syria submits chemical weapons data to Hague watchdog

Saturday, 21 September 2013 - 8:30

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Syria has begun sending details of its chemical weapons as part of a US-Russia brokered deal to make them safe, the chemical arms watchdog has said.

 

The Hague-based OPCW added that it expected more details from Syria in the coming days and had postponed a meeting planned for tomorrow.

 

Syria was given a deadline which is today, to give a full list of its chemical arms.

 

The US had threatened military action over a chemical attack in Damascus which the UN says was a war crime.



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