US ship heads out to destroy Syrian chemical weapons (13)

BSS Bangladesh 2014.01.28 07:35
WASHINGTON, Jan 28, 2014 (BSS/AFP) - A specially-equipped US naval ship departed for Italy on Monday on a ground-breaking mission to destroy Syria's most dangerous chemical agents, Pentagon officials said. Setting off from the port of Norfolk on the Virginia coast, the MV Cape Ray is due to arrive in the southern port of Gioia Tauro in about "two to three weeks," spokesman Colonel Steven Warren told reporters.
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