Albanian government comments the UN report on the use of chemical weapons in Syria

Albanian government comments the UN report on the use of chemical weapons in Syria

Tirana, September 17, 2013

Foreign Ministry of Albania said on Tuesday that it welcomes the Report of the UN Mission on the investigation of the use of chemical weapons in Syria.

Foreign Ministry says that this report officially confirmed the use of chemical weapons on a large scale in Syria, by causing many victims amongst civil population.

Commenting the report and developments in Syria, Foreign Ministry says that it strongly condemns the use of chemical weapons for which the regime of Damascus must be held accountable in compliance with international obligations.

Republic of Albania also expresses its committment in support of the incentives of international community, including Syria’s fulfillment of the demands that come from the agreement between USA and Russia, or the approval of a resulotion of the UN Security Council to insure the elimination of the programs of chemical weapons, incentives which will prevent the repetition of such events in the future. /ibna/