Libya’s Successful Destruction of its Chemical Weapons Stockpile

Libya’s Successful Destruction of its Chemical Weapons Stockpile

The United States congratulates Libya in a statement from the Press Secretary for “destroying the last remnants of its Qadhafi-era chemical weapons stockpile and satisfying its obligations under the Chemical Weapons Convention”.

In Germany, The Director-General of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) applauded the complete elimination of the chemical materials removed from Libya and transported to Germany for destruction at ceremony hosted by the Government of Germany. In attendance were high-level Libyan and German officials, including: Minister of Foreign Affairs of Libya, H.E. Mr Mohamed Taha Siala; State Secretary.

 

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