Russia, backed by Iran and Syria, sought to head off a Western push to endow the world's global chemical watchdog with new powers to identify those behind toxic arms attacks.
THE HAGUE: Experts from the world's global chemical arms watchdog are continuing their mission to probe a gas attack in Douma despite Western air strikes in Syria, the body said Saturday. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical…
THE HAGUE: Syria has handed over the remaining 100 tonnes of toxic material it declared to the global chemical weapons watchdog, clearing the way for destruction of the stockpile at sea, sources told Reuters on Monday. The chemicals,…