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What does OPCW stand for?

OPCW stands for Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (United Nations)

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The opening ceremony was attended by members of the committee, heads of Arab states' missions in the United Nations and representatives of relevant international organizations, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
Libya abandoned its nuclear weapon program and joined the Chemical Weapon Convention, agreeing to destroy its sizeable chemical arsenal, by placing it under the monitoring system of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.
Green Cross points out that South Korea had taken a major step forward several years ago when it unilaterally destroyed its chemical weapons stockpile under the watchful eyes of inspectors from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).
Other participants also include international organizations like the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), World Health Organization (WHO), the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the Interpol, and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).
In a speech yesterday at the 16th conference for the Parties of the Organization for Prohibition of Chemical Weapons in The Hague yesterday, Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Shaghrood, Saudi Ambassador to The Netherland and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Permanent Representative to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, underscored the importance of implementing the ban on chemical weapons, emanating from the Kingdom's firm policy aiming at dismantling all kinds of mass-destruction weapons under strict and firm control of the world community.