Damascus will commit to a US-Russian plan to eradicate its chemical weapons once it has United Nations approval, Syria's information minister told British television Sunday, adding that the regime had already begun preparing relevant documents.
Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem (R) and Minister of Information Omran al-Zoubi in Damascus on August 21, 2013.
"Syria is committing itself to whatever comes from the UN," Omran al-Zohbi told ITV News. "We accept the Russian plan to get rid of our chemical weapons. In fact we've started preparing our list.