Statement by Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan at the OPCW

STATEMENT BY DEPUTY SECRETARY OF STATE JOHN SULLIVAN AT THE FOURTH SPECIAL SESSION OF THE CONFERENCE OF THE STATES PARTIES JUNE 26, 2018 ORGANIZATION FOR THE PROHIBITION OF CHEMICAL WEAPONSTHE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS Director General Űzümcü, Chairperson Bellouki, it is an honor to join you today at this special session to address the current crisis resulting from the appalling ...
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Chemical Weapons Attack in Syria

On April 16, 2018, Ambassador Kenneth D. Ward, Permanent Representative of the United States of America to the OPCW, addressed the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Executive Council in The Hague to raise U.S. concerns about Russia tampering in the Douma investigation.  Full text of his remarks at  https://www.state.gov/t/avc/rls/280509.htm 
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20th Anniversary of the Chemical Weapons Convention

Press Statement Mark C. Toner Deputy Department Spokesperson Washington, DC April 28, 2017 The Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC), the world’s only multilateral treaty that verifiably bans an entire category of weapons of mass destruction, marks the 20th anniversary of its entry into force this Saturday, April 29. The CWC prohibits the development, production, acquisition, stockpiling, ...
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