Experts think, though no one knows for sure, that the country may have up to 1,100 tons of these types of chemical weapons:
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Fog blankets London, Syrian refugees, Mideast snow, Central African Republic clashes and more.
Thousands line up to file past the coffin of Mandela in Pretoria, the administrative seat of government.
Hundreds of thousands fill streets of Kiev, turning their attention to recasting their country’s frayed and corrupt political system.
The court ruled as constitutional a colonial-era law that says gay sex is punishable by up to 10 years in prison.
A storm called Alexa is bringing rain and snow to the region, pushing temperatures in some areas below freezing.
Uruguay legalizes marijuana, Kiev police pull back from protesters, aging U.S. prison population and more.
Gray seals, a crocodile hatchling, the world’s oldest known living bird and other fun and fascinating creatures.
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Roman necropolis, remnants of ancient Martian lake, Nelson Mandela memorial and more.
French troops begin disarming fighters after a swell in sectarian violence that has claimed hundreds of lives.
Scores of world leaders and tens of thousands of South Africans honor their former leader’s extraordinary life.
One week before his wedding, a young solider stepped on a bomb that changed everything. Now, he seeks to persevere.
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China pollution, Kiev protesters destroy Lenin statue, winter weather, Kim Jong Un’s uncle purged and more.
At 23, the tribal heir began his journey to revolutionary icon in Alexandra.
What U.S. forces are leaving behind in Afghanistan after more than a decade of war.
The middle class is becoming a majority in Mexico, where dramatic demographic changes are taking place.
In a society rooted in egalitarianism, the families of top Communist Party officials wield increasing clout.