Opposition Syrian Supreme Military Council rejects Russian arms initiative

BEIRUT - A Western-backed Syrian rebel leadership council has rejected a Russian initiative to place Syria's chemical weapons under international control, the group said in a video statement.
"We announce our definitive rejection of the Russian initiative to place chemical weapons under international custody," Salim Idriss, head of the rebel Supreme Military Council, said in a video posted online late on Wednesday.
Subscribe for our daily newsletter
Subscribe for our daily newsletter

By subscribing I accept the terms of use and privacy policy