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# opcw - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Chemical watchdog denies claim from Syrian government its team has been kidnapped
# OPCW
# OPCW

Chemical watchdog denies claim from Syrian government its team has been kidnapped

May 27th 2014, 11:52 AM 3,668 Views 1 Comment

All members are “safe”, and are currently returning to base after an attack.

# opcw - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Two crucified, 60 killed, as chemical weapons watchdog launches fresh probe in Syria
# Al Qaeda
# Al Qaeda

Two crucified, 60 killed, as chemical weapons watchdog launches fresh probe in Syria

Apr 30th 2014, 10:28 AM 8,161 Views 50 Comments

Up to 60 people were killed in attacks on Damascus and Homs yesterday.

# opcw - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

First shipment of chemical weapons leaves Syria
# Chemical Weapons
# Chemical Weapons

First shipment of chemical weapons leaves Syria

Jan 7th 2014, 7:55 PM 5,573 Views 13 Comments

Syria agreed last year to a US-Russian deal to hand over its chemical weapons.

# opcw - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Column: Making chemical weapons a defining issue in Syria sends entirely the wrong message
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Making chemical weapons a defining issue in Syria sends entirely the wrong message

Oct 31st 2013, 7:30 PM 14 Views 15 Comments

If the international community is serious about helping the people of Syria, it should set about creating the conditions for a massive humanitarian intervention, which of course would mean concentrating everything that is killing people.

Syria has destroyed all of its chemical weapons equipment: watchdog
# Deadline
# Deadline

Syria has destroyed all of its chemical weapons equipment: watchdog

Oct 31st 2013, 10:47 AM 3,116 Views 44 Comments

Syria had been given a deadline of tomorrow to get rid of all of its production and assembly facilities for chemical weapons.

# opcw - Monday 28 October, 2013

How chemical weapons inspectors learn to do their jobs
# Tough Day At Work
# Tough Day At Work

How chemical weapons inspectors learn to do their jobs

Oct 28th 2013, 9:15 AM 7,073 Views 6 Comments

A new batch of chemical weapons inspectors are learning how to tell if an attack has taken place or not.

# opcw - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Syria hands over detailed plan to destroy chemical weapons on time
# Weapons Inspections
# Weapons Inspections

Syria hands over detailed plan to destroy chemical weapons on time

Oct 27th 2013, 2:00 PM 4,228 Views 36 Comments

Damascus was required to submit the destruction plan under a US-Russian deal agreed last month.

# opcw - Friday 11 October, 2013

OPCW wins Nobel Peace Prize for work in eliminating chemical weapons
# Nobel
# Nobel

OPCW wins Nobel Peace Prize for work in eliminating chemical weapons

Oct 11th 2013, 10:04 AM 5,553 Views 42 Comments

The organisation was named ahead of Pakistan activist Malala Youafzai.

# opcw - Sunday 6 October, 2013

Process of destroying Syria's chemical weapons now under way
# Syrian Conflict
# Syrian Conflict

Process of destroying Syria's chemical weapons now under way

Oct 6th 2013, 11:30 AM 3,072 Views 54 Comments

The team charged with the destruction of the weapons began the process this morning, a source in the international mission has said.

# opcw - Monday 30 September, 2013

Syria: Inspectors prepare to destroy chemical weapons
# Bashar Al-Assad
# Bashar Al-Assad

Syria: Inspectors prepare to destroy chemical weapons

Sep 30th 2013, 11:17 AM 2,240 Views 13 Comments

UN chemical weapons experts leave country as separate disarmament group moves in to take next step against banned arsenal.

# opcw - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Ireland to give €200k towards destroying chemical weapons in Syria
# Stockpile
# Stockpile

Ireland to give €200k towards destroying chemical weapons in Syria

Sep 25th 2013, 12:01 AM 7,535 Views 105 Comments

Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Eamon Gilmore said it reflects Ireland’s “long-standing opposition to the use of weapons of mass destruction”.

# opcw - Friday 20 September, 2013

Meeting of chemical weapons watchdog on Syria postponed again
# Syria
# Syria

Meeting of chemical weapons watchdog on Syria postponed again

Sep 20th 2013, 3:02 PM 2,714 Views 4 Comments

Syria has handed over details of its chemical weapons arsenal.