Exclusive: Russia, NATO plan joint operation on Syria's chemical weapons

February 14, 2014 2:26 PM

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Exclusive: Russia, NATO plan joint operation on Syria's chemical weapons

MOSCOW/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Russia and NATO are drawing up plans for a rare joint naval operation in the Mediterranean to protect the U.S. ship that will destroy Syria's deadliest chemical weapons, officials and other sources said.

The operation would be a symbolic breakthrough at a time when NATO-Russian relations are strained over NATO's anti-missile shield and East-West tensions are running high over Ukraine.

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