European Union ambassadors agreed on Wednesday to impose sanctions on nine individuals and one entity accused of chemical weapons attacks, including two Russian men blamed for poisoning a former.. Reuters - Published
The OPCW global chemical weapons watchdog will add Novichok, the Soviet-era nerve agent used in an attack last year in Salisbury, England, to its list of banned toxins after its members adopted a.. Reuters - Published
The US and UK say they believe pro-Assad forces to be responsible for the gas attack on Aleppo in late November. CNN reports the two nations dismissed Russian and Syrian claims that opposition forces..
President Barack Obama has authorised his administration to provide arms to Syrian rebel groups says the FT's Geoff Dyer, US diplomatic correspondent, after the White House found evidence that Syrian..
More than 100 people were wounded in a suspected toxic gas attack in Syria's Aleppo late on Saturday (November 25), which a health official said was the first such assault in the city. Sarah Charlton..
U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton warned the Syrian government that it should not see the impending U.S. military withdrawal from the country as an invitation to use chemical weapons. Reuters - Published
The global chemical weapons agency will investigate an alleged gas attack in Syria's Aleppo on Saturday that reportedly wounded up to 100 people, the head of the agency said on Monday. Reuters - Published
Iran denied on Friday it had violated an international convention by not fully declaring its chemical weapons capabilities to the U.N., describing a U.S. allegation to that effect as groundless, state.. Reuters - Published
Iran has not declared all its chemical weapons capabilities to the global chemical weapons agency in The Hague, in violation of an international non-proliferation convention, the U.S. ambassador to the.. Reuters - Published
Members of the global chemical weapons watchdog on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected a Russian-led push to undercut new powers that allow the agency to point the finger of blame for the use of banned.. Reuters - Published
Members of the global chemical weapons agency on Tuesday overwhelmingly passed a new budget, rejecting attempts by Russia to block the organization from gaining new powers to assign blame for attacks.. Reuters - Published
Police issued descriptions of a man on a bicycle and a woman 'in red' they were hunting down in connection with the bizarre white lines in Kings Lynn. However, there was a bizarre explanation. MailOnline - Published
The global chemical weapons watchdog will in February begin to assign blame for attacks with banned munitions in Syria's war, using new powers approved by member states but opposed by Damascus and its.. Reuters - Published
The U.S. State Department said on Tuesday it would impose additional sanctions on Russia after Moscow failed to give reasonable assurances it would not use chemical weapons after a nerve agent attack.. Reuters - Published
The U.S. State Department intends to impose more sanctions on Russia for failing to meet conditions under an international chemical weapons law after a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in.. Reuters - Published
The U.S. State Department advised Congress on Tuesday that Russia had not met a deadline to provide assurances that it would not use nerve agents against its own people after an attack on a former.. Reuters - Published
The West has accused Russia's military intelligence agency (GRU) of running what it described as a global hacking campaign, targeting institutions from sports anti-doping bodies to a nuclear power.. Reuters - Published
Dutch authorities released images of four Russian agents who tried to hack into the global chemical weapons watchdog at the time of the investigation into the Salisbury novichok attack MailOnline - Published