On 20 March 2003 the Pugwash Executive Committee issued a statement regarding the war in Iraq.
Pugwash Executive Committee:
Prof. Paolo Cotta-Ramusino (Chair), Secretary General
Prof. M.S. Swaminathan, President
Prof. Marie Muller, Chair, Pugwash Council
Dr. Jeffrey Boutwell, Executive Director
Prof. Saideh Lotfian, Member, Pugwash Council
Gen. (ret.) Pan Zhenqiang, Member, Pugwash Council