Syria and the OPCW

Members of the OPCW-UN Joint Mission team standing in front of the last ISO container, just prior to loading onto the Ark Futura.

The OPCW has collected in one place all of the relevant content related to Syria to include in this section. 

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Destruction Statistics
Amounts and percentages of chemicals and their destruction
Statements and Press Releases
Statements and press releases related to Syria
Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to common questions about the Joint OPCW-UN Mission
Related Official Documents
Official OPCW documents related to Syria
Assistance and Protection activities under Article X
Article X of the Chemical Weapons Convention relates to assistance and protection measures against chemical weapon use
Collaboration with the UN
An explanation of the OPCW's relationship with the United Nations
Exchange of letters with the Syrian Foreign Minister
In early December 2012, the OPCW-Director-General addressed a letter to the Syrian Foreign Minister in which he urged the Syrian Government to accede to the Chemical Weapons Convention without delay.