The world’s chemical watchdog confirmed earlier findings that Russian political dissident Alexander Navalny was poisoned.
Damascus continues to stymie international efforts to curb its production and use of chemical weapons.
Recent changes to the CWC empower the treaty’s implementing organization to undertake more stringent reviews of certain chemicals.
The OPCW Executive Council set a 90-day deadline for Syria to comply with the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Holding the rotating chair of the 30-nation group, the United States plans to focus on chemical weapons.
With its original mission nearing completion, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons should increase its support for the discovery and destruction of old chemical weapons.
Russia, China Skip Syrian Chemical Weapons Meeting