Tuesday, September 03, 2013

UN Says Syria Samples Transferred to Labs for Analysis

UN SG Ban Ki-Moon

Samples collected by the United Nations chemical weapons inspection team in Syria are now being transferred from The Hague to laboratories for analysis, according to a spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

According to the spokesman, the analyses will be conducted in laboratories in Europe “strictly adhering to the highest established standards of verification recognized by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons."

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