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Mar 7 2021

Russia : OPCW should unveil truth of alleged chemical attack in Douma

Moscow, SANA- Russia recalled the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) to conduct impartial and reliable investigation in the alleged chemical attack in Douma city in Damascus Countryside in 2018, asserting that successful work of the OPCW depends on this matter. “Successful work at the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) will be impossible until trustworthy circumstances behind the incident in the Syrian town of Douma in April 2018 are established,” Russian TASS news agency quoted Russia’s Permanent Representative to the OPCW Alexander Shulgin as saying. Shulgin added that an international dialogue could be built at …

Apr 18 2020

Efimov: Russia doesn’t recognize (OPCW) Investigation and Identification Team

Damascus, SANA_ Russian Ambassador to Syria Alexander Efimov renewed his country’s rejection of the Western accusations of the Syrian Arab Army of using chemical weapons in the countryside of Hama Governorate. In a statement quoted by Sputnik agency on Saturday, the Russian diplomat indicate that his country does not recognize the so-called (OPCW) Investigation and Identification Team (IIT) because it was “formed outside the framework of The Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC). “(OPCW) Investigation and Identification Team (IIT) was formed illegally and outside the framework of the Chemical Weapons Convention and therefore we do not recognize it and we have our …

Apr 14 2020

Spanish Communist Party condemns OPCW report on Syria, urges to lift sanctions

Madrid, SANA_ The Spanish Communist Party (PCE) condemned the recent report by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) on Syria. “The report like the previous ones written by the OPCW represents a new attempt to falsify the facts and accuse the Syrian government of using chemical weapons,” the PCE said in a statement published on its official website. The party’s statement described the statements of the Turkish regime and the EU foreign policy chief, Josep Borrell, which demanding new sanctions against Syria, as “unconstructive”, noting that since 2011 the Syrian people have been subjected to “an illegal …

Mar 14 2020

New leak reveals OPCW’s intimidation practices against inspectors who refuted its narrative about Douma

Related Articles The Hague, SANA – A new leak by an official at the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has shown that the organization’s administration has waged “a malicious and factually flawed attack” against two veteran inspectors who had proved that the official statements by the OPCW about the alleged chemical attack in Douma in 2018 are incorrect, and that the accusation of the Syrian Arab Army of being responsible for that incident came to justify the French, British, and American aggression against Syria. In the new leak, which was published by “The Grayzone,” an independent news …

Feb 7 2020

Russia: OPCW witnessing manipulation and contraventions that seek to make it a tool for Western plans

Moscow, SANA – The Russian Foreign Ministry said the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is witnessing manipulation and contraventions that seek to make it a tool for carrying out Western plans. In a statement commenting on the internal OPCW investigation into the leaks related to the alleged chemical attack in Douma, the Ministry said that the press conference held by OPCW Director General Fernando Arias did not address whether the OPCW report was politicized or not. The Ministry said the situation in the OPCW is deteriorating, and that the press conference was held to draw attention away …