[The plot just keeps thickening, don't it?]
"[Australian] Prime Minister John Howard has refused to confirm he was told by former United Nations weapons inspector Hans Blix that there was no solid evidence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.
"Avoiding questions on the revelations yesterday, Mr Howard would only say that Mr Blix was 'careful and guarded' when they met in New York during the lead-up to the Iraq war.
"In an email to a researcher last week, Dr Blix said he told Mr Howard that weapons inspections in Iraq were working ..."
And here's another new one on the SIEVX: Navy gunner breaks silence