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4:01 am
Thu October 24, 2013

U.S. Faces Obstacles To Destroying Syria's Chemical Weapons

Originally published on Thu October 24, 2013 7:07 am

The U.S. is expected to provide equipment to destroy most of Syria's 1,000-ton chemical weapons stockpile, based on a deal negotiated with Russia. But there are plenty of obstacles. NPR Pentagon correspondent Tom Bowman talks to Renee Montagne about the efforts to destroy Syria's chemical weapons.