Chemical Weapons Videos
US sanctions 271 Syrian government workers after chemical attack
The U.S. Treasury has announced sanctions against 271 employees of the Syrian government agency believed to be responsible for developing chemical weapons like those used in an attack on dozens of civilians in the country earlier this month.
Nikki Haley to Russia: 'Stop covering for Assad'
The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations criticized Russia's support of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
US military launches strike on Syrian air base
The attack targeted Shayrat Air Base, from which Tuesday's chemical attack initiated.
Trump delivers statement following US military strike on Syria
President Trump said, "There can be no dispute that Syria used banned chemical weapons and ignored the urging of the UN Security Council."
'This Week': Peace Prize Surprise
David Miliband, Shiza Shahid on the winners of the Nobel Peace Prize and Malala Yousafzai's impact.
White House Pressed on Possible Shutdown Breakthrough
WH press secretary Jay Carney says President Obama and Speaker Boehner did not reach a deal.
Obama 'Encouraged' By Recent Shutdown Developments
White House press secretary Jay Carney reacts to news negotiations are underway to end shutdown.
Malala Yousafzai Not Picked for Nobel Peace Prize
The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons is chosen to receive cash prize.
Nobel Peace Prize Given to Chemical Weapons Watchdog
OPCW is currently trying to eliminate Syria's stockpile of chemical weapons.
Carney Defends Credibility After Assad Claims
ABC's Jonathan Karl questions White House spokesman on accuracy of claims about Syrian president.