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Kay, David A.

(United States of America, 1940 – ) Former Weapons Inspector From 1991 to 1992, Dr. David Kay worked as the United Nations Chief Weapons Inspector. After the 1991 Gulf War, he led the International Atomic Energy Agency's (IAEA) inspection missions in Iraq. The purpose of these inspections was to search out and destroy banned chemical, biological and nuclear weapons. Following his work [...]

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Blix, Hans

(Sweden, 1928 – ) Former Director General, IAEA Former Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Dr. Hans Blix started first as a member of Sweden's delegation to the United Nations General Assembly, serving from 1961 to 1981. During his tenure, he was Head of Department at Sweden's Foreign Ministry, rising in 1976 to [...]

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