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Destroying Syria's Chemical Weapons at Sea (VOA On Assignment Jan. 10, 2014)i
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January 10, 2014 5:15 PM
VOA Pentagon Correspondent Luis Ramirez talks with On Assignment's Doug Bernard about his experience aboard the Cape Ray, the ship the U.S. plans to use to destroy Syria's chemical weapons. The process will happen at sea, as Syria's ongoing civil war means completing the task inside the country is not an option and no other nation agreed to play host.

Destroying Syria's Chemical Weapons at Sea (VOA On Assignment Jan. 10, 2014)

Published January 10, 2014

VOA Pentagon Correspondent Luis Ramirez talks with On Assignment's Doug Bernard about his experience aboard the Cape Ray, the ship the U.S. plans to use to destroy Syria's chemical weapons. The process will happen at sea, as Syria's ongoing civil war means completing the task inside the country is not an option and no other nation agreed to play host.

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