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September 11th, 2013
08:29 PM ET

Mission Impossible: Syria's stockpiles

Among the international community, there is near unanimous support for a proposal to seize and destroy the al-Assad regime's stockpile of chemical weapons. But skeptics say that even if all parties can come to an agreement, the task itself is impossible. CNN's Tom Foreman and Gen. James "Spider" Marks take a look at what it would take to secure Syria's chemical weapons.


Filed under: Chemical weapons • James "Spider" Marks • Syria • Tom Foreman
September 5th, 2013
08:23 PM ET

Where is the Arab League?

CNN's Tom Foreman explains why many Arab nations won't get involved in the conflict in Syria even though they support intervention by the international community.


Filed under: Arab world • James "Spider" Marks • Syria • Tom Foreman