19. September 2013 - Ha'aretz:

Putin: Syria's chemical arms are response to Israel's alleged nukes

Responding to a question about Assad's arsenal, the Russian president says it was built up because of Israel's alleged nuclear stockpile.

[ vollständiger Artikel ]

16. September 2013 - United Nations:

United Nations Mission to Investigate Allegationsof the Use of Chemical Weapons in the Syrian Arab Republic
Report on the Alleged Use of Chemical Weapons in the Ghouta Area of Damascus on 21 August 2013

[ Secretary_General_Report_of_CW_Investigation.pdf">vollständiger Bericht (PDF, 41 Seiten, in Englisch) ]

14. September 2013 - US-Außenministerium:

Framework for Elimination of Syrian Chemical Weapons
[ vollständige Pressemitteilung mit Text der Kerry/Lawrow-Vereinbarung ]

11. September 2013 - Democracy Now!, Noam Chomsky:

War and Peace Report:

"Current Situation in Syria"

[ Video-Aufzeichnung (45min) ]

9. September 2013 - The Guardian, George Monbiot:

Obama’s Rogue State

The US calls on other nations to abide by the treaties it violates.
[ vollständiger Artikel ] [ bei George Monbiot ]

9. September 2013 - Foreign Policy, Matthew M. Aid:

Does Israel Have Chemical Weapons Too?
One secret CIA file may have the answer.

Syria's reported use of chemical weapons is threatening to turn the civil war there into a wider conflict. But the Bashar al-Assad government may not be the only one in the region with a nerve gas stockpile. A newly discovered CIA document indicates that Israel likely built up a chemical arsenal of its own.
[ vollständiger Artikel ]


Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons:
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