Most immediate threat to U.S. forces lies in Saddam's chemical weapons arsenal

...warheads capable of carrying chemical weapons and 550 artillery shells filled with mustard agent. Chemical weapons can kill quickly and therefore...worry he will decentralize the chemical weapons command, ordering units to...

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Destruction of chemical weapons to continue

...for continued destruction of chemical weapons at a government incinerator...the U.S. Army's Tooele chemical weapons disposal facility. They also...Several groups, including the Chemical Weapons Working Group and the Sierra...

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US, Russians reach Syria deal

...Saturday on a framework to secure and destroy Syria's chemical weapons by mid-2014 and impose U.N. penalties if the...Security Council resolution that enshrines the chemical weapons agreement under Chapter 7 of the U.N. Charter...

US must respond to Syria, Graham says

...President Bashar Assad's use of chemical weapons against his own people."I...Assad's ability to deliver chemical weapons and change the tide of battle...deal with Assad when he uses chemical weapons, they are going to take it...

Just answer us -- why?

...blaming it on a video?Why did Obama draw a line in the sand with Syria, promising a harsh response if it used chemical weapons against its own people, then do nothing when it did?Why is he negotiating, excluding Congress, unilaterally...

Important questions linger over nuclear deal with Iran

...from Georgia, is the co-chairman and chief executive officer of the Nuclear Threat Initiative, a charitable organization working to reduce the global threats from nuclear, biological and chemical weapons.)

New developments underscore rising threat of Chechen extremism

...nor respect the United States. This results from President Obama's reluctance to act in Syria after Assad used chemical weapons; reluctance to engage seriously with ISIS elements in Iraq; reluctance to seriously confront the Russian incursion...

Nothing to cheer about

...Syria wouldn't be gassing its own people with chlorine. It would have abided by the Obama administration's 2013 chemical-weapons agreement.Iran has for years buffaloed the international community about the true intent of its nuclear program...

Army knew facts on Iraqi weapons, Pentagon acknowledges

...Iraqi arms bunkers might hold chemical weapons but it never alerted the troops...information about exposure to chemical weapons, according to the 33-page...superficial investigation into chemical weapons exposures and said it had to...

Gulf war chemical logs missing

...WASHINGTON - More than three-quarters of the chemical weapons logs kept during the Persian Gulf War are...anxious to know whether the logs mention chemical weapons releases. Many believe chemical weapons - which the Pentagon says were not used...