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The US Department of Defense intends to destroy its arsenal of chemical weapons, when?

The US Department of Defense, the Pentagon, confirmed America’s intention to complete the elimination of chemical weapons by 2023, according to what was announced by the US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Chemical and Biological Protection Programs, which indicated that the legislation related to this matter, the maximum date for completion is December 31, 2023, but that In fact, the completion of the work will not be before the end of the night of 2023, as defined by the Convention on the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.

Regarding the progress made, the Pentagon confirmed that 97% of these weapons have so far been destroyed, with efforts to complete this as quickly and safely as possible.

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