Last Updated: Tuesday, December 24, 2013, 22:51
Syria accused rebels on Tuesday of recently attacking two sites where chemical arms were stored, state news agency quoted a foreign ministry source as saying.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013, 09:09
Albania rejected a US request to host the destruction of Syria`s chemical weapons, dealing a blow to a US-Russian accord to eliminate such arms from the country`s protracted civil war.
Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 09:34
Inspectors who will oversee Syria`s destruction of its chemical weapons said today their first priority is to help the country scrap its ability to manufacture such arms by November 1 deadline, using every means possible.
Last Updated: Monday, September 23, 2013, 20:00
Syria regime says it will need at least a year to dismantle its chemical weapons arsenal, but if Libya`s experience is anything to go by, this is a hopelessly optimistic forecast.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 17:21
Allegations the Syrian regime used chemical weapons last month are a "pretext" by the West to attack the country, Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 20:28
Sri Lanka on Wednesday expressed concern about reports on the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria that has resulted in a large number of civilian casualties.
Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013, 17:07
Russia on Friday said it had told the Syrian government to cooperate with UN experts after reports of a deadly chemical weapons attack outside Damascus, adding it was now up to rebels to allow access to the area.
Last Updated: Friday, December 14, 2012, 00:39
Russia is concerned by the prospect of Syrian chemical weapons falling into terrorist hands, Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said.
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