Syrian Arab Republic: Accession to Chemical Weapons Convention

State Syrian Arab Republic
Treaty Chemical Weapons Convention
Action Type Accession
Depositary Secretary-General of the United Nations
Date 14 September 2013
Declarations (Translation) (Original: Arabic)
... shall comply with the stipulations contained [in the Convention] and observe them faithfully and 
sincerely, applying the Convention provisionally pending its entry into force for the Syrian Arab 
Republic. [The Government of the Syrian Arab Republic] also affirms the following: 
The accession of the Syrian Arab Republic to the Convention shall not in any sense imply recognition 
of Israel, and shall not entail entering into any relations with Israel in the matters governed by the 
provisions thereof.