Following an alleged gas attack in Syria this month, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) announced plans to send a team to investigate. This time, the organization will be armed with new powers to assign blame for attacks. A lot of media attention has focused on the organization’s widened mandate and the … Continued
The organization that enforces the Chemical Weapons Convention could use more money and technical expertise. What better place to find them than the private sector?
While the nuclear threat is the most dire, North Korea’s biological and chemical weapons programs must be addressed as well, argue two experts from the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation in this exclusive op-ed.
Will the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons undermine its credibility if it begins attributing responsibility for chemical attacks? To the contrary—it will undermine its credibility if it fails to attribute responsibility.