United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon spoke with reporters about the chemical weapons inspection team which completed its work in… read more

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon spoke with reporters about the chemical weapons inspection team which completed its work in Syria over the weekend. He said the use of force would be legal only if it involved self-defense or was authorized by the Security Council. He also called on the Security Council to take action on the issue once a final U.N. report on the alleged chemical weapons attack was finished. close

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United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria

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Program ID:
314828-1
Category:
United Nations
Format:
News Conference
Location:
New York, United States
First Aired:
Sep 3, 2013
Last Aired:
Sep 4, 2013

Airing Details

  • Sep 03, 2013 | 1:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 03, 2013 | 1:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 04, 2013 | 5:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1