|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Wed, 20 Nov 2013 07:53:54 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] CHEMWEAPONS, GLOBAL: "Syria's chemical weapons may be destroyed at sea: sources"|
[I'm getting tired of saying this, but instead of releasing trial
balloons (such as the one below) to the press those responsible for
demilitarization should commission a transparent, independent study
of available technologies. It is "rocket science." - LS]
Syria's chemical weapons may be destroyed at sea: sources By Anthony Deutsch and Michelle Nichols Reuters November 20, 2013AMSTERDAM/UNITED NATIONS - Syria's chemical weapons could be processed and destroyed out at sea, say sources familiar with discussions at the international body in charge of eliminating the toxic arsenal.
Four days after Albania rejected a U.S. request that it host a weapons decommissioning plant, Western diplomats and an official of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons at The Hague told Reuters the OPCW was studying whether it might carry out the work at sea, on a ship or offshore rig.
Confirming the discussion, the OPCW official stressed there had been no decision: "The only thing known at this time is that this is technically feasible," the official said on Tuesday.
... For the entire article, seehttp://in.reuters.com/article/2013/11/20/syria-crisis-chemical- idINDEE9AI0G720131120
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