Analysis Not Just Syria Nobel for Chemical Watchdog Is Justified by Track Record - and Wishful Thinking

The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) won the Nobel Peace Prize not only for its work in Syria, but recognition will help it succeed in dismantling Assad's chemical cache.

The chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, Thorbjorn Jagland, was pressed Friday morning to explain where the decision to award this year's Nobel Peace prize to the Organization for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) came from.