Syrian arms research

BEIRUT | Report: Blast kills head of Syrian arms research program

BEIRUT  — A Syrian newspaper says the director of a military research agency linked to Syria’s chemical weapons program has been assassinated. The pro-government al-Watan newspaper reported on its website Sunday that Aziz Esber, of the Scientific Studies and Research Center, died in a blast targeting his car the previous night, in Syria’s Hama province. … Continue reading BEIRUT | Report: Blast kills head of Syrian arms research program