Breaking with conventions? Ft. Anton Utkin, former UN chemical weapons expert in Iraq
After receiving a Nobel Peace Prize just a few years ago, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons now finds itself at the center of a major military stand-off, which some fear may lead to World War III. Can this obscure scientific organization, tasked with upholding a major international norm, do its job without itself falling victim to geopolitical wrangling? To unravel this, Oksana is joined by Anton Utkin, former UN chemical weapons expert in Iraq.