Skip to comments.Was Saddam Regime a Broker for Terror Alliances?
Posted on 06/25/2006 5:55:24 PM PDT by Names Ash Housewares
Newly declassified documents captured by U.S. forces indicate that Saddam Hussein's inner circle not only actively reached out to the Taliban rulers of Afghanistan and terror-based jihadists in the region, but also hosted discussions with a known Al Qaeda operative about creating jihad training "centers," possibly in Baghdad.
Ray Robison, a former member of the CIA-directed Iraq Survey Group (ISG), supervised a group of linguists to analyze, archive and exploit the hundreds of captured documents and materials of Saddam's regime.
This is the final installment in a three-part series concerning a notebook kept by an Iraqi Intelligence Service (IIS) agent called Khaled Abd El Majid, and covers events taking place in 1999. The translation is provided by Robison's associate, known here as Sammi.
The first two translations from this notebook detailed an agreement between members of the Saddam regime and the Taliban to establish diplomatic and intelligence based cooperation. This final translation further advances the link between the Saddam regime and world-wide Islamic Jihad terrorism.
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Worth a look.
Thought you might find this of interest.
'Bout time this comes out.
Really bad couple of weeks for Democrats.
Looks like all they have left about why we attacked Iraq is "for the oil."
Thank you so much for remembering my intense interest in this, Jet. I appreciate it.
Ikez - you will want to look at this.
Saddam Regime Document: Iraqi Intelligence met with Bin Laden in 1995 http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1600579/posts
March 2001 Document: Saddam Regime Recruits Suicide Terrorists to Hit US Interests http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1610012/posts
2003 Document: Saddam Ordered To Treat The Arab Feedayeen Terrorists The Same As Iraqi Soldiers http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1618519/posts
Document: Iraqi Intelligence To Train Arab Feedayeen Terrorists In the Year 2000 http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1617431/posts
Document: Saddam Regime Training and Using Foreign Arab Terrorists As Suicide Bombers. http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1600367/posts
Document: Afghani Taliban Consul Spoke of a Relationship Between Iraq and Bin Laden http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1597459/posts
Document: Zarqawi in Iraq Long Before the War Started http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1598259/posts
March 2002 Document: Saddam Ordered 25,000 Dollars for Each Suicide Terrorist Against Israel http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1602317/posts
2003 Document: Iraqi Intelligence Asks Hamas To Conduct Terrorist Attacks Against The US. http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1607915/posts
Bad month to be a liberal.
Yet another one.
Nope they cant use oil either. With oil prices as high as they are, folks are starting to warm to the idea of war for oil :-)
Have you emailed Ray Robison with your translations?
"The author welcomes your comment on the translation and analysis of this document. You can contact Ray Robison by emailing him at: firstname.lastname@example.org."
Ah...but the dems keep saying there is NO link between Saddam and al-queda before we invaded Iraq.../sarc.
Here's your daily terrorist roundup
Thanks AV, great pictures :)
Samarra, Ramadi and Salman Pak
Sound about right jv?