Top Story The Top Story: Syria Celebrates "Victory" Over Chemical Weapons Deal
MHz Networks brings you The Top Story- the only digital short delivering each day's biggest global story back to back in English, as told by our premier international news broadcast partners. Today's Topic 09/16/13: The Syrian government declared "victory" for its country over the recent chemical weapons deal. The U.S. and Russia agreed to bring Syria's chemical weapons under international control and destroy it all by the middle of next year. Under the deal, Syria has one week to declare what it has and by November, inspectors will start arriving in the country to destroy or remove the weapons. Although the new deal postpones U.S. strikes on Syria, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, speaking in Israel, said military action was still a possibility. As told by Euronews, France 24, Arirang TV, CCTV and RT.