Security Council Unanimously Adopts Resolution on Syria Chemical Weapons
The Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution on safeguarding and destroying Syria’s chemical weapons stockpiles.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (second from right) addresses the Council after the vote. On his left is Gary Quinlan, Permanent Representative of Australia to the UN and President of the Security Council for the month of September. Also pictured (from left): William Hague, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom; United States Secretary of State John Kerry; and Héctor Marcos Timerman, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Argentina.