Syria Chemical Weapons Mission Funded Only Through November, And The US Paid For Most Of It

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Nov 05, 2013 9:00 AM
The international body tasked with eliminating Syria's chemical weapons has raised only enough money so far to fund its mission through this month, and more cash will have to be found soon to pay for the destruction of poison gas stocks next year. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, which won the Nobel Peace Prize last month, is overseeing the destruction of Syria's nerve agent stocks under a U.S.-Russian agreement reached in September.