Press TV – OPCW to discuss Syria chemical weapons destruction plan
The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has opened its week-long conference, whose agenda is topped by getting Syrian chemical stockpiles out of the country by the year-end for final destruction.
The OPCW’S Conference of the States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention began on Monday at the organization’s headquarters in The Hague, the Netherlands.
globalresearch.ca – “Saudi, Israeli-Run Center in Jordan Leads Syria War”
Saudi and Israeli military officials are running a ‘military operation center’ in Jordan in which they mastermind plots to destroy Syria, Syrian deputy foreign minister Faisal Muqdad has said.
globalresearch.ca – Syria: Islamist Rebels Abduct 12 Nuns from Orthodox Monastery in Maaloula
Islamist rebels have kidnapped a group of nuns from the Greek Orthodox monastery of St Thecla (Mar Taqla) in Maaloula (north of Damascus). Mgr Mario Zenari, the Vatican nuncio in Damascus, confirmed the information after speaking with the Greek-Orthodox Patriarchate. Through the Vatican diplomat, the latter “calls on all Catholics to pray for the women religious.”
globalresearch.ca – Syria Army Seizes Israeli-Made Arms
The Syrian army says it has confiscated Israeli-made weapons in its latest operations against foreign-backed militants.
A military source told the Syrian news agency SANA on Sunday that Israeli weaponry — including missiles — were seized in an operation in the central city of Tadmur in Homs province.
A headquarters of militants was also destroyed in the suburbs of the capital Damascus.
syriaishere.com – Syrian Justice Minister: Syria to sue countries participated in the aggression against it
Al-Ahmad pointed out that ” Justice Ministry is preparing to launch lawsuits against the countries and governments that participated in the aggression and sabotaging in Syria , and it will be submitted in a suitable time , before the international tribunals and the national courts of those states ”.