U.N. has testimony that Syrian rebels used sarin gas

(Reuters) – U.N. human rights investigators have gathered testimony from casualties of Syria’s civil war and medical staff indicating that rebel forces have used the nerve agent sarin, one of the lead investigators said on Sunday. The United Nations independent commission of inquiry on Syria has not yet seen evidence of government forces More...

by Admin | Published 6 years ago
By Admin On Saturday, April 27th, 2013

Syria Weapons of Mass Destruction Profile

By :The Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI), April, 2013               Overview: Constrained by limited resources, Syria has nonetheless shown interest in and taken steps to acquire More...

By Admin On Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Why is U.S. so reluctant to back Israel’s claims of Syria chemical weapons use?

Israeli intelligence official’s remark confirming that Syrian President Bashar Assad has used chemical weapons brings to surface dispute among nations closely following events in Syria. By Amos Harel | Apr.24, More...

By Admin On Friday, April 19th, 2013

Understanding Chemical Threats

By  Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) Although chemical weapons receive significantly less attention than nuclear and biological threats, the historical record shows that chemical weapons are, by far, the most widely More...