The U.N. nuclear watchdog did not know about any undeclared atomic plant in Syria and has asked Damascus about information that such a site was targeted by an Israeli air strike, a spokeswoman said on Monday.As was recently pointed out, Mohamed ElBaradei won a Nobel Prize while completely missing a nuclear program in Libya. Now it appears the IAEA might have missed one in Syria. Trying to think of a word here...
Feckless, that's it.
Perhaps the spirit of Alger Hiss lives on.