Iraq and Weapons Inspections

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Today, the UN-s chief arms inspector has been briefing the Security Council about Iraq-s agreement for renewing inspections. However, the Bush administration opposes Hans Blix-s going back to work in Iraq without tough, new conditions, including a hair trigger for military enforcement. Meantime, some experts claim that, if the goal is disarmament, inspections will never work against a regime that-s determined to hide what it is really doing. We get a progress report on American efforts at the Security Council from a New York Times- reporter at the UN, and look at the history of weapons inspections in Iraq, with arms control experts from the American and UN-s nuclear watchdog agencies, a former UN weapons inspector, and the head of an organization that distributes information on the effects of war on the people of Iraq.
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Feinstein's statement on lockout

International Longshore and Warehouse Union

United Motors Corporation

Pacific Maritime Association

Taft-Hartley Act

UN Briefing on Arms Inspection in Iraq

UN Monitoring, Verification and Inspection Commission

Los Angeles Police Department



Warren Olney