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U.K. will help destroy chemicals from Syria

Posted: December 21, 2013 at 5:10 a.m.

UN Joint Special Representative for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi talks to the media during a press conference at the European headquarters of the United Nations, in Geneva, Switzerland, Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2013. Brahimi was meeting with U.S. and Russian delegations to try to agree which nations should be invited to Syria peace talks in Geneva next month. (AP Photo/Keystone, Martial Trezzini)

LONDON — The United Kingdom will help the international mission to destroy Syria’s chemical-weapons program, officials said Friday, joining a complex operation with prominent roles for the U.S., Denmark and Norway.

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