Team Arrives in Syria to Dismantle Chemical Weapons

A team of international disarmament experts from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has arrived in Syria.

A team of international disarmament experts from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has arrived in Syria to begin dismantling the Bashar al-Assad’s stockpile of chemical weapons.

Syria says it will co-operate with the mission set up after a US-Russia deal endorsed by the UN Security Council.

It is the first time OPCW has been asked to destroy a country’s chemical arms during an active war.

Read more at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24344442.

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