Whistleblower versus watchdog: the political machinations over chemical weapons in Syria

One of the suspect cylinders found in Douma

An anonymous whistleblower who recently emerged from inside the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons has spoken of “huge internal arguments” over one of its investigations in Syria.

The whistleblower, known only as “Alex”, says he was a member of the team investigating an alleged chemical attack in…

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Former Middle East editor of the Guardian. Website: www.al-bab.com. Author of 'Arabs Without God'.

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Former Middle East editor of the Guardian. Website: www.al-bab.com. Author of 'Arabs Without God'.

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