China welcomes US-Russia deal on Syria

BEIJING (AP) — China on Sunday welcomed a Russia-U.S. agreement on securing and destroying Syria’s chemical weapons, saying it was a peacefu…

Quotations of the day

“We are committed to try to work together, beginning with this initiative on the chemical weapons, in hopes that those efforts could pay off…

What is the Chemical Weapons Convention?

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Syria took the first step Thursday toward joining the Chemical Weapons Convention after its most important ally, Russi…