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Assad Missing Syria Chemical Weapons Deadlinei
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February 05, 2014 5:22 AM
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has failed to meet Wednesday's deadline for turning over most of his chemical weapons under a deal brokered by the United States and Russia. VOA State Department Correspondent Scott Stearns reports on what the delay means for President Assad and for Syria's civil war.

Assad Missing Syria Chemical Weapons Deadline

Published February 05, 2014

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has failed to meet Wednesday's deadline for turning over most of his chemical weapons under a deal brokered by the United States and Russia. VOA State Department Correspondent Scott Stearns reports on what the delay means for President Assad and for Syria's civil war.


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