Syria ready to cooperate with OPCW experts, offer necessary facilitations to carry out their job

Damascus, SANA- Syria is ready to fully cooperate with the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Fact-Finding Mission and offer all necessary facilitations to carry out its job, Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister Fayssal Mikdad said Monday.

Answering SANA question about the OPCW Fact-Finding Mission’s visit to investigate the alleged Douma Chemical weapons attack, Mikdad, the head of the national committee for implementing Syria’s obligations under the Chemical Weapons Convention, said that the experts arrived in Damascus three days ago upon the request of the Syrian Arab Republic to visit the place in Douma where the chemical attack allegedly took place.

He added that several meetings were held with the experts and discussed cooperation between both sides for implementing the required task precisely, transparently and impartiality.

In these meetings, Mikdad said, Syria emphasized its full readiness to cooperate and provide all necessary facilitations for the fact-finding mission experts to carry out their job.

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