Die Welt: Syria used chemical weapons in Darfur

Is Syria testing chemical weapons in Darfur People shouldn't get excited when it's based on a single anonymous intelligence source. Remember all those intelligence sources two years ago that were talking about Saddam's WMD stash? Still, one to investigate...

Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region, www.arabist.net.