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Video: OPCW-UN's Sigrid Kaag says weapons deadline won't be met in statement from Syria

The OPCW-UN Joint Mission’s Sigrid Kaag said that “important progress” has been made in the elmination of Syria’s chemical weapons programme, but confirmed that the December 31 deadline for removal of the weapons would not be met. “We continue to work with all state parties, particularly the Syrian Arab Republic, to intensify all efforts to… realise the goal of complete elimination of chemical weapons from the Syrian Arab Republic,” said Kaag. Credit: YouTube/UnitedNations

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