chemical weapons

Syria

The body that created the convention on chemical weapons has a new leader: Syria

"One of the darkest days in the history of the Conference on Disarmament."
Tim Hume
5.28.18
syrian war

Chemical weapons inspectors still haven't accessed Douma

An inspection remains up in the air after a U.N. security team fell under gunfire and explosions Wednesday
Alexa Liautaud
4.18.18
chemical weapons

Russia keeps changing its story on the chemical attack in Syria

It's no longer a false flag staged by Britain.
Tim Hume
4.18.18
Syria

U.S. believes Russia is tampering with chemical weapons evidence in Syria

International inspectors still cannot get access to Douma, where a suspected chemical attack left 75 dead.
Alexa Liautaud
4.16.18
Syria

Russia says Syria chemical attack was false flag by Britain and the White Helmets

The World Health Organization said Wednesday that 43 of the dead had symptoms “consistent with exposure to highly toxic chemicals.”
Tim Hume
4.13.18
Syria

Even Moscow has had enough of Trump’s early morning tweets

“We cannot depend on the mood of someone on the other side of the ocean when he wakes up."
Tim Hume
4.13.18
Syria

Trump wants to send Assad a message — but his options are all bad

“Trump can weaken Assad’s air force. But what comes next? A return to all-out civil war?”
Tim Hume
4.11.18
russia

Why the Russian chemical weapon used to poison an ex-spy isn’t banned

The toxin likely used in a recent nerve attack was built during the Soviet era.
Milena Mikael-Debass
3.23.18
Sergei Skripal

Russia is loving the fear the nerve agent attack inspired, U.K. says

“They want to simultaneously deny it and yet at the same time to glory in it.”
Tim Hume
3.15.18
chemical weapons

Kim Jong Un insists he's definitely not peddling chemical weapons to Syria

The U.S. "is a cancer of global peace."
David Gilbert
3.2.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Foreign powers discussed how to manipulate Jared Kushner, ICE detains more than 150 immigrants in California sweep, UN says North Korea helped Syria with chemical weapons, and more.
VICE Staff
2.28.18
Syria

Assad "still killing his own people with chemical attacks"

“They think they can get away with it if they keep it under a certain level.”
Tim Hume
2.2.18
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