Category: Government

US suggests Syria violated Chemical Weapons Convention

A UN chemical weapons expert, inspects the site of an alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria.

A UN chemical weapons expert, inspects the site of an alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria. A UN chemical weapons expert, inspects the site of an alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria. Photo: REUTERS

State Department says chlorine might have been weaponized, but not included in agreement to rid Syria of its most deadly chemical arms.

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Hollande: We have ‘information’ Assad using chemical weapons

French President Francois Hollande (left) talks with French Minister of Foreign Affairs Laurent Fabius on March 27, 2014. (photo credit: AFP/ALAIN JOCARD)

French President Francois Hollande (left) talks with French Minister of Foreign Affairs Laurent Fabius on March 27, 2014. (photo credit: AFP/ALAIN JOCARD)

French president, foreign minister indicate Assad has recently used ‘very deadly’ non-conventional weapons

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Russia protests deadly east Ukraine shootout

Armed pro-Russian militants stand guard at a check-point outside the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk, on April 20, 2014. (photo credit: AFP Photo/Genya Savilov)

Armed pro-Russian militants stand guard at a check-point outside the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk, on April 20, 2014. (photo credit: AFP Photo/Genya Savilov)

Four dead after roadblock held by pro-Russian militants attacked; Moscow ‘outraged’ at breach of Easter truce

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Russian army massed on Ukraine doorstep as deal stalls

A soldier peeks out as a column of Ukrainian men on Armoured Personnel Carriers were blocked by pro-Russia supporters in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk on April 16, 2014.  (AFP/ANATOLIY STEPANO)

A soldier peeks out as a column of Ukrainian men on Armoured Personnel Carriers were blocked by pro-Russia supporters in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk on April 16, 2014. (AFP/ANATOLIY STEPANO)

Moscow deems Obama’s threat of more sanctions ‘unacceptable,’ says military ‘reinforcements’ sent to border

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