Chlorine Gas-Like Chemicals Likely Used in Syrian Conflict

A Free Syrian Army medical group conducts a training in Aleppo

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Chemical weapons inspectors who came under attack while investigating claims of chlorine gas attacks in Syria last month found information suggesting that similar chemicals had indeed been used, the global chemical weapons watchdog said on Tuesday.

No Signs Syria is Handing Over Remaining Chemical Weapons

Signs are seen on one of the containers carrying precursors to sarin gas on the deck of the Ark Futura

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Syria has made no progress in relinquishing a last batch of chemical weapons it says is inaccessible due to fighting, making it increasingly likely it will miss a final deadline to destroy its toxic stockpile, Britain said on Thursday.