In this file image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, members of a chemical weapons investigation team take samples from the ground in the Damascus countryside of Zamalka, Syria.
Credit AP Photo/Shaam News Network via AP video, File
This year’s Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons. The team is on the ground in Syria trying to dispose of the country’s chemical weapons stockpile. One of the tools in the OPCW’s arsenal is made in New York.