iraq chemical weapons
The fact that the OPCW exists made it possible for the international community to prevent a U.S. attack on Syria, which had seemed inevitable just weeks ago and the likely disastrous consequences that would have followed.
Even after the horrific Iraqi gassing of Kurds in Halabja in 1988 in which 3,200 to 5,000 people, mostly civilians, were
The United States provided Iraq with intelligence on preparations for an Iranian offensive during the Iran-Iraq war even though it knew Baghdad would respond with chemical weapons, Foreign Policy magazine reported Monday.
"The Iraqis never told us that they intended to use nerve gas. They didn't have to. We already knew," said retired Air Force
The guardsmen described the compound in the court filings as "a highly potent carcinogen." PORTLAND, Ore., Oct 10 (Reuters