Step in the Right Direction... ?

Syria has accepted Russia's proposal to have their chemical weapons put under international control with plans to destroy them to avoid a US strike- however, no projected dates for such destruction have been issued. I believe this is a step in the right direction. What are your opinions?

Source:

http://m.cbsnews.com/storysynopsis.rbml?&pageType=world&url=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.cbsnews.com%252F8301-202_162-57601994%252Fsyria-says-it-welcomes-russian-proposal-to-place-chemical-weapons-under-international-control%252F&catid=57601994&nb_splitPage=0