The Congressional Research Service has published a new report, Syria's Chemical Weapons: Issues for Congress (Sept. 12, 2013). The report (25 pages) discusses latest developments, policy issues, a brief history and review of the chemical weapons program, a summary of cooperative threat reduction programs, and legislation.
For more on this topic, see:
- UN News Centre: News Focus Syria
- United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA)
- CRS Report, Armed Conflict in Syria: Background and U.S. Response (Sept. 6, 2013)
- CRS Report, Syria: Overview of the Humanitarian Response (Sept. 4, 2013)