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Profile: Sabah Abdel-Nour

Positions that Sabah Abdel-Nour has held:

  • professor at Baghdad's University of Technology

Sabah Abdel-Nour was a participant or observer in the following events:

UN weapons inspectors interview Sabah Abdel-Nour, a British-trained specialist in materials technology who is working as a professor at Baghdad’s University of Technology. He later tells reporters that he answered all of the inspectors’ questions, had nothing to hide, and had no reason to leave the country. “I told them everything we know clearly and in detail… I don’t have anything to say outside the country more than what I said here.” It is the first publicly acknowledged interview with an Iraqi scientist. [New York Times, 12/25/2002]

Entity Tags: United Nations Monitoring, Verification and Inspection Commission, Sabah Abdel-Nour

Timeline Tags: Events Leading to Iraq Invasion


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