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Assad to destroy chemical weapons 'in a year'
Syrian president tells US TV channel that task will cost $1bn, as he again denies involvement in August chemical attack.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2013 01:59 GMT
France and Russia differ on Syria gas attack
France says Assad forces were behind last month's attack that killed hundreds, a claim disputed by Russia.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2013 20:23 GMT
UN confirms sarin gas used in Syria attack
Report says there is "clear evidence" chemical weapons were used in last month's attack in Damascus suburbs.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2013 02:30 GMT
UN says accord reached on Syria chemical arms
Agreement to probe use of chemical weapons reached after UN envoys hold talks with officials in Damascus.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 11:01 GMT
Swede to probe Syria chemical weapons use
Scientist Ake Sellstrom to head UN investigation into allegations that chemical agents were used in the civil war.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 08:46 GMT
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