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  8/19/2014, Av 23, 5774

Obama: Syria's Chemical Stockpile Has Been Eliminated


U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday announced on Monday that Syria's declared chemical weapons stockpile was eliminated, declaring this an important achievement against the spread of dangerous weapons of mass destruction.

According to The Associated Press (AP), Obama also warned that Syria's government now must follow through on pledges to destroy its remaining weapons production facilities.