MESOPOTAMIA NEWS BACKGROUNDER

WEST KURDISTAN (SYRIA)

  1. July 2019 – Syria: The government is near an agreement (AP) on establishing a constitutional committee to create a political transition out of the country’s civil war, a UN envoy said after two days of talks in Damascus. A team of chemical weapons experts is also preparing to investigate (Reuters) nine alleged chemical attacks in the country between 2014 and 2018.

 

  1. https://www.voanews.com/middle-east/un-envoy-speaks-solid-progress-after-meetings-syria

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-syria-chemicalweapons-exclusi/exclusive-new-chemical-weapons-team-to-launch-first-syria-investigations-idUSKCN1U51XO