A Foreign and Commonwealth spokesperson explained that the UK has agreed to provide a Royal Navy Vessel to assist Danish and Norwegian cargo ships in international waters when removing the entire chemical stockpile from Syria by sea.
They added: “The UK is also providing specialist equipment to the US to assist with the hydrolysis of the most sensitive chemicals before their final destruction. These ‘large access devices’ will be used to move the chemicals between their storage units and the hydrolysis equipment.”
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The operation to recover the unexploded bomb near the Houses of Parliament let to disruption in central London overnight.
Southern parts of England and Wales will see sunny skies after a frosty start.
A police spokesman said the incident in the Bourke Street Mall on Friday was not related to terrorism.