WASHINGTON, Feb 1 (AFP) - UN sanctions
against Iraq and weapons inspections "disarmed" former President
Saddam Hussein's regime, the UN's chief nuclear weapons inspector said
in a magazine interview on published Sunday.
"I think the sanctions worked, and
more importantly, the inspections worked," Mohamed ElBaradei, head
of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), told Newsweek. "A
combination of sanctions and inspections managed to disarm Iraq."
ElBaradei's comments come as the United