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Libyan chemical weapons 'safely destroyed' with US help

One-Minute Read
Mon 3 Feb, AT 12:08

As efforts continue to neutralise Syria's chemical weapons, Gaddafi's stockpile has been eliminated

Syria's chemical weapons equipment destroyed

One-Minute Read
Thu 31 Oct, AT 12:18

But the next step will be the hardest: destroying the chemicals in the midst of a civil war

Syria: chemical weapons mission seeks short ceasefire

One-Minute Read
Mon 14 Oct, AT 10:55

OPCW team struggling to access some chemical weapons sites amid mortar shells and gunfire

Syria's Assad gets rare US praise over chemical weapons

One-Minute Read
Mon 7 Oct, AT 11:44

Fast compliance with UN resolution on destruction of stockpile draws compliments from John Kerry

Syria gas attack confirmed: latest in history of atrocities

Tue 17 Sep, AT 10:05

UN confirms 21 August attack on Damascus was gas – and the 'most significant' use of chemical weapons since Saddam's day

France wants 15-day limit on Syria arms handover

First Reaction
Wed 11 Sep, AT 09:49

Tough UN resolution on chemical weapons sets an unrealistic deadline experts warn

Crispin Black

Execution video should make Cameron think again on Syria

Fri 6 Sep, AT 13:09
Crispin Black

Clip of rebels executing Syrian Army soldiers shows why conflict is not as black and white as PM thinks

'Napalm' attack: might earlier disclosure have changed vote?

Talking Point
Fri 30 Aug, AT 15:25

BBC's film of 'Napalm-like' attack on Syrian playground was screened when Commons was already sitting

Syria vote: has Britain just redefined its role in the world?

Fri 30 Aug, AT 10:19
The Mole

US Special Relationship up in the air as Britain withholds military support for first time since Vietnam