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Destruction of Syrian chemical weapons begins

A team of disarmament experts began the process of destroying Syria's chemical weapons and production facilities on Sunday, a source in the international mission said.

world Updated: Oct 06, 2013 15:09 IST
AFP
Syria war,Syria chemical weapons,United Nations

A team of disarmament experts began the process of destroying Syria's chemical weapons and production facilities on Sunday, a source in the international mission said.



The source said members of the team from the UN and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) "have left for a site where they are beginning verification and destruction."

First Published: Oct 06, 2013 15:06 IST