US concerned over Syria’s chemical weapons

22.07.2012                      03.Aw. 5772

Syrien-Aufstand:

US concerned over Syria's chemical weapons

White House consulting with Syria's neighbors over chemical weapons; US believes stockpile remains under Assad's control.

The United States is closely monitoring Syria's chemical weapons stockpile and is "actively consulting" Damascus's neighbors to stress concerns over the security of those weapons and Syria's responsibility to safeguard them, the White House said on Saturday….