Scott Ritter, who has been a pioneer and central figure in the development of weapons inspections since the 1980s, points out gaping inconsistencies in the mainstream spin we’ve all been gavaged, yet again, by media and pollies.
Weapons Inspector Refutes U.S. Syria Chemical Claims
Scott Ritter levels a frank assessment of U.S. government assertions about chemical weapons use in a Consortium News interview wirh Dennis J Bernstein.
By Dennis J Bernstein
Dennis Bernstein: You have been speaking out recently about the use of chemical weapons in Syria. Could you outline your case?
Scott Ritter: There are a lot of similarities between the Syrian case and the Iraqi case. Both countries possess weapons of mass destruction. Syria had a very large chemical weapons program.