Syria Hands Overl Chemical Weapons - Thanks Obama!





"International weapons inspectors announced Monday that Syria has handed over the last of its declared chemical weapons stockpile for removal and destruction, even as U.S. officials voiced concern about the Damascus government's alleged use of other toxic substances.

The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), which was charged last year with overseeing the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons under an agreement between the United States and Russia, took control of the "last consignment" of the deadly chemicals, which were loaded onto a ship at the Syrian port of Latakia, the agency's director general, Ahmet Uzumcu, said in a statement.

"A major landmark in this mission has been reached today," Uzumcu said Monday. "The last of the remaining chemicals identified for removal from Syria were loaded this afternoon aboard the Danish ship Ark Futura.""* The Young Turks hosts Cenk Uygur, Ana Kasparian, John Iadarola (TYT University), and Jimmy Dore (The Jimmy Dore Show) break it down.

*Read more here from William Branigin / Washington Post:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/m...