Syria Destroys Chemical Equipment


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In a major step towards meeting the mid-2014 deadline to demolish its chemical weapons stockpile, Syria has allegedly destroyed equipment for producing, mixing, and filling chemical weapons, according to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).

The chemical weapons stockpile is believed to include over 1,000 tons of sarin gas-the agent likely used in the August 21 chemical attack that left 355 people dead. Syrian President Bashir al-Assad continues to deny that his government was behind the August attack. Read more at BBC.

{Andy Newscenter}


  1. The Syrians likely pushed most of their chemicals across the border to Iran and destroyed the stockpiles with a token amount of chemical residue smoldering in the wreckage.

    Isn’t it unusual how we are not hearing much about anymore about the mayhem going on in Syria? Hard to believe that the war suddenly stopped…..