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OPCW: Over Half of Syrian Chemicals Removed.

TEHRAN (FNA)- More than half - 54 percent aACAo of Syria's chemical arsenal has been shipped out or destroyed within the country, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) said.

"The joint mission welcomes the momentum attained and encourages the Syrian Arab Republic to sustain the current pace," Head of the OPCW mission Sigrid Kg said, RT reported. The process is months behind schedule, but Kg said the new momentum "would allow for timely completion." The deadline for the removal of chemical weapons from Syrian soil is April 13. Ee Ee Ee

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