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Hans Blix

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But I would say if the Security Council is only relevant if it agrees with the United States, then we have come a long way in a direction that I do not like very much.

— Hans Blix

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By and large my relations with the US were good.

— Hans Blix

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Even on television, the wavelengths that you use, they have to be distributed between countries.

— Hans Blix

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I found it peculiar that those who wanted to take military action could - with 100 per cent certainty - know that the weapons existed and turn out to have zero knowledge of where they were.

— Hans Blix

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If public opinion still endorses military action that's one thing, but if they wait maybe it will not. So it's not only impatience, but there are several other factors.

— Hans Blix

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If you take the biological weapons in the United States we still will have perhaps a single individual who was able to make anthrax, dry it, and spread it through the mail and cause terror.

— Hans Blix

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International cooperation, multilateralism is indispensable.

— Hans Blix

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Iraq did not spontaneously opt for disarmament. They did it as part of a ceasefire, so they were forced to do it, otherwise the war might have gone on. So the motivation has been very different.

— Hans Blix

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It was to do with information management. The intention was to dramatise it.

— Hans Blix

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Like I said, I'm more worried long term about the environmental issues then the use of arms.

— Hans Blix

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Early life and career
Blix was born in Uppsala Sweden. Gold Medal for distinguiHans Blixd service in the field of nuclear affairs by the Uranium Institute (now World Nuclear Association) in 1997. In December 2006 the Weapons of Mass Destruction Commission said in a report that Pakistan's infamous and controversial scientist Abdul Qadeer Khan could not have acted alone or "without the awareness of the Pakistan Government".

Blix was also the head of the United Nations Monitoring Verification and Inspection Commission from March 2000 to June 2003 when he was succeeded by Dimitris Perrikos. In 2002 the commission began searching Iraq for weapons of mass destruction ultimately finding none.

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