German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle welcomed the Russian proposal to handover the Syrian chemical weapons under international control and offers support in destroying chemical weapons in required. “We have experience and appropriate programs for the destruction of chemical weapons,” Westerwelle said on Tuesday.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday said that Syria could only prevent an intervention if it handover its chemical weapons within one week of the international community. Later Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov announced a plan to provide the Syrian chemical weapons under international control and destroy.
According to sources the regime of Bashar al-Assad has also accepted the proposal of Russian. The proposal was welcomed worldwide, Iran has also welcomed the Russian proposal for international control of chemical weapons in Syria and was confident that a war can be avoided. The Chinese government also supports Moscow’s proposal.