UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- The UN Security Council on Friday voted unanimously to adopt a resolution aimed at ridding war-torn Syria of chemical weapons.
UN inspectors to complete 2nd round of investigation on Monday
DAMASCUS, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- The UN chemical weapons investigation team continued on Friday its probing mission in Syria and is set to finish their second round of investigation on Monday, according to a statement obtained by Xinhua.
"The United Nations mission investigating the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria on Friday continued working on a comprehensive report that is expected to be ready by late October, " the statement said. Full story
China hopes to see early launch of verifying, destroying Syrian chemical weapons
UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Friday that China hoped to see an early launch of international verification and destruction of the Syrian chemical weapons and an early end to the Syrian crisis.
Wang made the statement when he was meeting with Walid Muallem, Syrian deputy prime minister and foreign minister, on the sidelines of the annual high-level debate of the UN General Assembly, which entered its fourth day here Friday. Full story