However, Blix also complained about the American and British failure to provide the UN with intelligence concerning Iraq’s banned weapons in an interview with the BBC on 20 December. London and Washington have both attacked Iraq’s declaration on the basis that they have intelligence to prove it inaccurate. Blix said that he was not being provided with as much help as he would like, and that if he was told of these alleged weapons sites, he could send inspectors to check them.