CRRC Releases Translation of Interview with Tariq Aziz

The CRRC is pleased to release an English translation of a recent interview with Tariq Aziz, Iraq’s Foreign Minister (1983-1991) and Deputy Prime Minister (1979-2003). The interview covers a wide range of topics, including the Iran-Iraq War, Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait, Kurdish issues, and Iraq’s chemical weapons. The original video recording of this interview is available in two parts (part 1 and part 2) from Al-Arabiya, which also has an article on the interview.

Mohammed Baban, a gifted linguist and analyst, CRRC Service Provider, and former CRRC Research Intern, provided the translation.