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Brett Daniel Shehadey
Special Contributor for In Homeland Security

The legally binding UN Security Council Resolution 2218 could bring about international punitive response measures in the form of military action against Syria if they do not comply with the obligations. Earlier this month, on September 12, Syria made a deposit of the instruments of accession to the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) and plans to join by October 14, 2013.