Chris Ames is a journalist and editor of the Digest. He has written extensively about the Iraq war and in particular the September 2002 Iraq dossier on Iraq’s weapons of mass destruction.
In 2008 the Foreign Office was forced to release the first draft of the dossier, by its former press secretary John Williams, following a freedom of information request.
In 2009 the Cabinet Office released a further batch of dossier-related documents following another freedom of information act request from Chris.
Chris also created and maintained the Iraq dossier website.