Chemical Weapons

A Phase III assessment


Twenty-nine (29) existential threats to the country of Syria were identified by prime actors. In the chart below, the left column ranks the threats from the most important to solve (the Assad Regime/Civil War) to the least (chemical weapons). 

The threat of chemical weapons is important because with the country half destroyed, an unstable government, many independent armed opposition groups and terrorist groups, chemical weapons could fall into dangerous hands. 

25 prime actors participated in the following:

  • Determining the importance of the threat of Chemical Weapons relative to other threats to the country. As shown in the chart below, the threat of Chemical Weapons ranked 29th most important.
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In response to questions about the seriousness of the threat of the threat of a hostile Israel— 

A Round 3 participant stated (Nov. 2016 - Jul. 2017):

“Syria signed the treaty banning chemical weapons.” (223881)