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MOSCOW (AFP) – Syria is prepared to unveil its chemical weapons arsenal and halt its production, Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem said Tuesday, Russia’s Interfax news agency reported.

“We are ready to state where the chemical weapons are, to halt production of chemical weapons and show these installations to representatives of Russia, other countries and the UN,” Muallem said in a statement sent to Interfax.

 

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