More time

On February 5, Secretary of State Colin Powell presented the UN Security Council with evidence-some dramatic-that Iraq continues to evade the efforts of the UN’s weapons inspectors. Most compelling in Powell’s testimony were intercepts of the Iraqi military discussing the need to hide chemical weapons. In addition, Powell presented satellite images purportedly showing the removal of munitions from one site shortly before the arrival of...

The remainder of this article is only available to paid subscribers.

Print subscribers to Commonweal are entitled to free access to all premium online content. Click here to purchase a print subscription, or if you’re already a print subscriber, register now for premium access.

Online-only subscriptions provide access to all premium online articles for just $34/year or $2.95/month. Click here to subscribe.

Registered users, please log in below:

Or log in with...