Saddam regime’s representative in UN: The ridiculous Colin Powel’s pretexts
Friday, 27 May 2016
In the fourth and last episode of the series, Saddam regime’s representative in UN Mohammed al-Douri recalls the session of the US minister of State at the time, Colin Powell in 2003, during which he provided inaccurate information, claiming that there were weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. He believes that this was just a pretext to justify the invasion.
Political Memoirs is a weekly program that hosts prominent former politicians from across the Arab world, creating a platform for sharing history from different points of view. Each show focuses on a single event, illustrating how guests’ memories can diverge from the objective ‘truth’ of the recorded history.