Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Syrian Information Minister Omran al-Zoubi dismissed as unfounded London's claim that a soil sample smuggled out of the country proves the use of chemical weapons there, saying only sampling by international authorities by Damascus's authorization is valid.
What does CW stand for?
CW stands for Chemical Weapon(s)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Assad's government has asked the United Nations to investigate its claims that opposition rebels fired a chemical weapon shell in Aleppo province on March 19.
ALLIED intelligence have detected Syrian movement of chemical weapons components in recent days, a senior US defence official said, as the Obama administration warned the Assad regime against using them.
According to dpa, Colonel Vladimir Mandych, the director of Russia's national chemical weapons monitoring agency, denied that his country had ever sold chemical weapons to Syria.
Now, with Syria accepting that it is a chemical weapon state, the mere presence of such weapons could be used as a reason to invade the country.
President Bashar al-Assad's regime in Syria is reportedly piling up chemical weapons in the restive Homs province even as UN monitors began probing the Tremseh massacre which claimed more than 220 lives.
During the Sunday conference, Iran's head of the United Nations Information Center, UNIC, read a letter sent by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, in which he explained his pain for the victims and the families who suffered from chemical weapons attacks.
December 08 2011 (TUR) -- Turkish General Staff said on Thursday that the armed forces possessed no chemical weapons and ammunition.