Communications Centre
Statements

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the destruction of Syria’s declared chemical weapons, 20 August 2014 

 

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Syria: completion of removal of chemical weapons material, 23 June 2014
 

Statement of the OPCW-UN Joint Mission Special Coordinator Sigrid Kaag [reporting that 100% of declared chemical weapons materials destroyed or removed from the Syrian Arab Republic], 23 June 2014

 

Statement of the OPCW-UN Joint Mission Special Coordinator Sigrid Kaag[reporting that approximately 80 percent of the Syrian Arab Republic's chemical weapons material has been removed from or destroyed in the Syrian Arab Republic], 19 April 2014

 

Statement attributable to the OPCW-UN Joint Mission Special Coordinator Sigrid Kaag [reporting that 53.6% of the Syrian Arab Republic's chemical weapons material has been removed from or destroyed in the Syrian Arab Republic; English/Arabic], 20 March 2014

 

Statement of the Special Coordinator of the Joint Mission Ms. Sigrid Kaag - [relating to the removal of sulphur mustard stockpile from Syria] 26 February 2014 [Arabic]


Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü [relating to the third removal of chemical weapons material from Syria] 10 February 2014 


Statement from the OPCW-UN Joint Mission [relating to removal and elimination of chemical weapons material]

Lattakia, 10 February 2014 [Arabic]

 

Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü:

"The OPCW Director-General, Ambassador Ahmet Üzümcü, confirmed at a press briefing in Rome today that he remains confident the deadline of 30 June 2014 for destroying Syria’s entire arsenal of chemical weapons can be met".

The Hague, 16 January 2014


Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü to the OPCW Executive Council at its thirty-seventh meeting [on the implementation of the plan for the destruction of the Syrian chemical weapons outside the territory of the Syrian Arab Republic]
The Hague, 8 January 2014

 

Statement attributable to the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General [relating to the first removal of the chemical weapons material from Syria]
New York, 7 January 2013

 

Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü [relating to the first removal of the chemical weapons material from Syria]
The Hague, 7 January 2013

 

Statement by the Special Coordinator of the OPCW-UN Joint Mission on the first removal of chemical weapons material from the Syrian Arab Republic [Arabic]
Latakia/New York, 7 January 2014

 

Statement Attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on the OPCW-UN Joint Mission [relating to the 31 December 2013 deadline]

New York, 28 December 2013 

 

Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü [relating to the 31 December 2013 deadline]
The Hague, 28 December 2013

 

Statement from the OPCW-UN Joint Mission [relating to the 31 December 2013 deadline]

Larnaka, 28 December 2013 [Arabic]

 

Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü to the Executive Council at its thirty-sixth meeting [transmitting destruction plan for Syrian chemical weapons]

The Hague, 17 December 2013

 

UN Secretary-General's Remarks to the Security Council on the Final Report of the UN Mission to Investigate Allegations  of the Use of Chemical Weapons in the Syrian Arab Republic

New York, 16 December 2013

 

UN Secretary-General's remarks to the General Assembly on the Final Report of the UN Mission to Investigate Allegations of the Use of Chemical Weapons in the Syrian Arab Republic

New York, 13 December 2013

 

Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Ümzücü on the Final Report of the UN Mission to Investigate Allegations of the Use of Chemical Weapons in the Syrian Arab Republic

The Hague, 13 December 2013

 

UN Secretary-General receives the Final Report of the UN Mission to Investigate Allegations of the Use of Chemical Weapons in the Syrian Arab Republic

New York, 12 December 2013

 

2013 Nobel Peace Prize Lecture by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü: ‘Working Together for a World Free of Chemical Weapons, and Beyond’

Oslo, 10 December 2013

 

Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Ümzücü at the 35th meeting of the OPCW Executive Council
The Hague, 26 November 2013

 

Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Ümzücü at the 34th meeting of the OPCW Executive Council [English / Arabic]
The Hague, 15 November 2013

 

Statement by Sigrid Kaag, Special Coordinator of the OPCW-UN Joint Mission, delivered to the 34th Meeting of the OPCW Executive Council [English / Arabic]

The Hague, 15 November 2013

 

Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü at the 34th Meeting of the Executive Council, providing an update on the work of the OPCW-UN Joint Mission The Hague, 5 November 2013

 

Statement by Sigrid Kaag, Special Coordinator of the Joint OPCW-UN Mission [English/Arabic]
Damascus, 22 October 2013

 

Opening remarks by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at press briefing on the appointment of the Special Coordinator of the Joint Mission of the UN and OPCW on eliminating Syria's chemical weapons programme

New York, 16 October 2013

 

Joint OPCW-UN statement on the establishment of the Joint Mission in Syria
New York/The Hague, 16 October 2013

 

Statement by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on the Awarding of the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

New York/Singapore, 11 October 2013

 

Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü at a press conference organized at the OPCW Headquarters in The Hague

The Hague, 9 October 2013

 

Remarks by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to the press following adoption of Security Council vote to rid Syria of chemical weapons

New York, 27 September 2013

 

Statement by OPCW Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü on the Executive Council Decision on the destruction of Syria chemical weapons 

The Hague, 27 September 2013