Chemical Weapons http://nwpr.org en Demolition Of Oregon Chemical Weapons Site On Schedule http://nwpr.org/post/demolition-oregon-chemical-weapons-site-schedule <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2013/09/091113AK_McCune_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>Just as international talks ramp up about chemical weapons in Syria, the last remaining signs of similar deadly munitions in the Northwest are going away.<p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 22:59:51 +0000 Anna King 34017 at http://nwpr.org Demolition Of Oregon Chemical Weapons Site On Schedule Washington Congressman Jim McDermott Says President Obama Should Wait On Military Action In Syria http://nwpr.org/post/washington-congressman-jim-mcdermott-says-president-obama-should-wait-military-action-syria <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">President Obama is scheduled to address the nation tonight about the situation in Syria. On Monday, Syria said it would consider getting rid of its chemical weapons after Russian officials encouraged that action.</span></p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 23:40:39 +0000 Derek Wang 33958 at http://nwpr.org Washington Congressman Jim McDermott Says President Obama Should Wait On Military Action In Syria Northwest Scientists Discovering New Ways To Trace Chemical Weapons http://nwpr.org/post/northwest-scientists-discovering-new-ways-trace-chemical-weapons <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">President Barack Obama has been publicly warning Syria’s leaders not to use chemical weapons against their own people. The news is unexpectedly relevant in southeast Washington. Researchers at at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory are developing new scientific techniques to trace chemical agents back to their sources.</p><p> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 02:31:17 +0000 Anna King 19444 at http://nwpr.org Northwest Scientists Discovering New Ways To Trace Chemical Weapons