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OPCW Fact-Finding Mission Continues Deployment to Syria

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 14 April 2018 — The Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) team of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) will continue its deployment to the Syrian Arab Republic to establish facts around...14 April 2018Full story

OPCW Issues Report on Technical Assistance Requested by the United Kingdom

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 12 April 2018 — The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) transmitted yesterday to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (UK) the report of the OPCW’s mission to...12 April 2018Full story

OPCW Will Deploy Fact-Finding Mission to Douma, Syria

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 10 April 2018 — Since the first reports of alleged use of chemical weapons in Douma, Syrian Arab Republic, were issued, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has been gathering...10 April 2018Full story

Iraqi Officials Review Laws and Set Up Roadmap to Implement Chemical Weapons Convention into Domestic Legislation

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – 10 April 2018 – Iraqi officials received assistance in reviewing their national legal and regulatory framework and prepared a roadmap towards the implementation of the provisions of the Chemical Weapons...10 April 2018Full story

OPCW Director-General on Allegations of Chemical Weapons Use in Douma, Syria

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 9 April 2018 — The Director-General of Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), Ambassador Ahmet Üzümcü, expressed his grave concern in response to the alleged chemical weapons attack...09 April 2018Full story

H.E. Mrs Esther Rabasa Grau (Andorra)

H.E. Mrs Esther Rabasa Grau, Permanent Representative of the Principality of Andorra to the OPCW, presented her credentials to the Director-General on 5 April 2018.05 April 2018Full story

OPCW Director-General Visits Geneva

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 28 March 2018 — The Director-General of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), Ambassador Ahmet Üzümcü, met with Inter-Parliamentary Union’s (IPU) President, Ms Gabriela Cuevas...28 March 2018Full story

Scientific Advisory Board Develops Recommendations for Fourth Review Conference

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 26 March 2018 — The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) adopted a report on developments in science and technology for the Fourth Review...27 March 2018Full story

OPCW Director-General Visits Madrid

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 23 March 2018 — The Director-General of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), Ambassador Ahmet Üzümcü, accompanied by the OPCW Director-General Designate, Permanent...23 March 2018Full story

OPCW Director-General Visits United States

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 22 March 2018 — The Director-General of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), Ambassador Ahmet Üzümcü, met with the UN Secretary-General, Mr António Guterres, and briefed the...22 March 2018Full story