TITLE

Iran may pose first test of chemical-arms ban

AUTHOR(S)
Landay, Jonathan S.
PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;4/28/97, Vol. 89 Issue 106, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that officials from the United States have stated that Iran has built a large-scale chemical weapons production program and hidden parts of it with the possible aim of circumventing the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC). Denial of these charges by Iran; Efforts to block the treaty's ratification in April, 1997; Plans by the President Bill Clinton's administration to investigate the allegations. INSET: Chemical Weapons Convention details..
ACCESSION #
9705070641

 

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