Skip to comments.Watchdog examines Syria’s disclosure on chem arsenal as Damascus meets deadline
Posted on 09/27/2013 10:15:38 AM PDT by BCW
The Hague-based chemical weapons watchdog has begun to examine the chemical arsenal report supplied by the Syrian government, which has thus met the first deadline of a US-Russia brokered deal to have the arms under international control.
The Technical Secretariat is currently reviewing the information received, the Organizations website says.
The news comes after the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) announced on Friday that it had received an initial report on the weapons from the Syrian leadership.
The document is quite long ... and being translated," according to a UN official who spoke to Reuters on conditions of anonymity.
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No, impossible, everyone knows the benevolent Assad democracy has no chemical weapons. /s
The coverage on this is all over the map — gonna take years, if it can ever be done, to, won’t take more than nine months if there’s full disclosure and cooperation by the Assad regime.