Charles Duelfer was deputy chairman of the U.N weapons inspection agency from 1993 to 2000 and led the Iraq Survey Group, the CIA-led team charged with hunting for WMD in Iraq.
Apr 07, 2017
Trump's airstrikes on Thursday send a strong message not only to Syria but to several other states with a stake in the outcome of that country’s brutal civil war.
Apr 05, 2017
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s probable use of a banned militarized chemical agent in Khan Sheikhoun is not only a tragedy for the more than 75 Syrians, including at least 20 children, murdered in the attack. It is President Trump’s first urgent national security test.
Dec 14, 2015
Should the Obama Administration accept Iran’s lies about its earlier efforts to design and develop a bomb in exchange for insisting on its strict compliance with the new deal it has made limiting the size, scale and nature of its nuclear program?
Apr 06, 2015
President Barack Obama correctly has pointed out that the impending Iran nuclear deal depends for success upon United Nations inspections. He also said, incorrectly, that “…Iran has also agreed to the most robust and intrusive inspections and transparency regime ever negotiated for any nuclear program in history.”
Oct 15, 2014
When it comes to the current situation in Iraq, despite the diplomatic capital spent building an international consensus, the people who matter are those on the ground. They are the ones dying.