chemicalweapons all tags
By stocking up on antidote for Nord Stream 2 workers, Russia admits chemical threat – Lithuanian analystBetween 1947 and 1948, the Soviet Union dumped east of the Bornholm Island an arsenal of chemical weapons containing warfare agents, in particular, adamsite, diphenylchloroarsine, and mustard gas.
18:30, 03 March 2021
Russia putting lives, ecosystem at risk by ignoring WW2 chemical poisons buried along Nord Stream 2 route – SZRUAmpoules with atropine (an antidote for chemical warfare agents) have been delivered to the pipelaying vessel, which means Russia is aware of the hazard, intelligence operatives say.
18:00, 01 March 2021
Any poisoning of an individual through the use of a nerve agent is considered a use of chemical weapons.
17:53, 03 September 2020
The entities are involved in Russia's chemical and biowarfare programs, U.S. officials note.
22:20, 26 August 2020
The company can use pipe-laying vessels with anchors, either independently or in combination with DP pipe-laying vessels.
15:20, 06 July 2020
The U.S. believes Russia continues to develop chemical weapons, concealing data on CW stocks, as well as maintains an offensive bacteriological weapons program.
12:00, 17 April 2020
The pipeline will run adjacent to a former chemical weapons dumping ground in a region that is marked on official maps as "anchoring and fishing dangerous."
20:15, 05 November 2019
Nord Stream 2 poses major threat to environment in Baltic Sea over WW2-era chemical munitions – expertsMassive volumes of chemical warfare agents were at different periods dumped in the area along the planned pipe-laying route.
16:15, 03 November 2019
The decision contributes to the EU's efforts to counter the proliferation and use of chemical weapons which poses a serious threat to international security.
21:20, 14 October 2019
Trump has been loath to antagonize Russian President Vladimir Putin, but was moved to action by a bipartisan group of lawmakers.
11:05, 02 August 2019
A standard by-the-book KGB tactic has always been to seek to blacken the Ukrainian military, with false accusations of war crimes.
19:20, 31 December 2018
Kremlin's persistent claim of “expected chemical attack by Ukraine Armed Forces in Donbas” worrying – MPThe deputy draws parallels with the latest Russian provocation involving chemical weapons in Syria's Aleppo.
15:20, 10 December 2018
Ukraine condemns Russia's aggressive activities in area of non-proliferation of chemical weapons – MFAUkraine has called on the international community to increase pressure on the Russian Federation in the wake of Russian aggression.
20:40, 21 November 2018
The State Department did not say when the next batch of sanctions against Russia would be issued.
12:55, 07 November 2018
We will hold accountable those that are responsible for violating this fundamental principle, this idea that chemical weapons are fundamentally different than other types of weapon systems, Pompeo said.
22:40, 24 September 2018
Ukraine reiterates its firm stance that the use of chemical weapons by anyone, anywhere and under any circumstances is a flagrant violation of international law and those responsible for such actions must be held accountable.
19:56, 08 September 2018
"Hundreds of thousands of people could be killed," the U.S. president stressed.
10:20, 04 September 2018
U.S. officials say they have information Assad may be planning a chemical attack in the northwestern province of Idlib.
16:35, 25 August 2018
Despite sustained diplomatic efforts, the Syrian regime continues to use chemical weapons against its own people.
23:45, 14 April 2018
This is a fair response to the fact of committing a brutal crime against humanity, that is a chemical attack in Douma on April 7, the president said.
19:45, 14 April 2018