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UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, Angela Kane on Disarming Syria - Dec 4, 2013

Angela Kane is the UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs and is at the forefront of efforts to disarm Syria. She shares her thoughts on the hunt for Assad's weapons of mass destruction and the quest for a nuclear weapons-free Iran.

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