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  10/1/2013, Tishrei 27, 5774

UN Team Begins Syria Disarmament Mission

A day after UN inspectors wrapped up their investigation in Damascus, a disarmament team is due to begin an operation to rid Syria of its chemical arms on Tuesday. A target date has been set to finish the operation in mid 2014 and will be one of the largest and most dangerous of its kind.