Printer Friendly

IRAQ - Aug. 2 - Annan Casts Doubt On Resumption Of Arms Inspections.

UN Sec-Gen. Kofi Annan says FM Sabri's offer to hold talks in Baghdad with UN chief weapons inspector Hans Blix remains "at variance" with and fails to address long-standing UN Security Council demands for unfettered inspections. Annan's remarks cast fresh doubts on the prospect for the resumption of the inspections. It also reflects mounting concern among UN officials and diplomats that Baghdad might be using the negotiations as a ploy to delay US military action and to drive a wedge in the Security Council.
COPYRIGHT 2002 Input Solutions
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2002, Gale Group. All rights reserved. Gale Group is a Thomson Corporation Company.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:APS Diplomat Recorder
Article Type:Brief Article
Geographic Code:7IRAQ
Date:Aug 3, 2002
Words:84
Previous Article:IRAQ - Aug. 1 - Baghdad Reopens Possibility Of UN Inspections.
Next Article:IRAQ - Aug. 2 - US Rejects Arms Invitation.
Topics:


Related Articles
Attacking Iraq and international law.
ARABS-UN - Jan. 18 - Arms Inspector's Nomination In Doubt.
ARABS-UN - Jan. 27 - Candidate For Iraq Agency Appointed.
ARABS-UN - Feb. 25 - Acting Head Of Former Iraq Inspection Team Resigns.
ARABS-UN - Mar. 8 - Annan Proposes Board To Advise Agency.
RUSSIA - Aug. 19 - Ivanov Urges To Ensure Security Of UN Personnel In Iraq.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2021 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters