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UK experts to help Iraq destroy chemical residues
AP via Yahoo News ^
| Mon, Jul 30, 2012
| Bushra Juhi
Posted on 07/31/2012 1:24:13 PM PDT by Olog-hai
Britain will help the Iraqi government dispose of what's left of deposed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein's chemical weapons, still stored in two bunkers in north of Baghdad, the British embassy in Baghdad announced Monday.
The British Defense Ministry will start training Iraqi technical and medical workers this year, an embassy statement said. The teams will work to safely destroy remnants of munitions and chemical warfare agents left over from Saddam's regime. He was overthrown in 2003 following an American-led invasion.
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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Foreign Affairs; United Kingdom; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: iraqwar; nothingtoseehere; saddamswmds; wmd
posted on 07/31/2012 1:24:18 PM PDT
But . . . wait a minute! I thought there were no weapons of mass destruction in Iraq! /sarc
posted on 07/31/2012 1:36:53 PM PDT
Sure hope they aren’t at Al Sahra.
posted on 07/31/2012 1:39:00 PM PDT
by gov_bean_ counter
(Too many thinking Freepers have left the building...)
To: txhurl; nuconvert
posted on 07/31/2012 1:39:42 PM PDT
by Army Air Corps
(Four Fried Chickens and a Coke)
Quick! Alert the media!(/sarc)
posted on 07/31/2012 1:41:40 PM PDT
("Defeating the Totalitarian Lie" By: Hilmar von Campe. Everybody should read it.)
Oh how can that be possible? After all Bush lied and people died. There were no WMDs ya know. And besides didn’t O tell us the war in Iraq was over because of him? Well this must be some nasty VRWC meme that is trying to make The One look bad
posted on 07/31/2012 2:06:43 PM PDT
Britain will help the Iraqi government dispose of what's left of deposed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein's chemical weapons
Right. The ones he didn't have.
posted on 07/31/2012 2:35:23 PM PDT
Never mind the 550 tons of nonexistent yellowcake uranium that didn’t get sent to Canada.
posted on 07/31/2012 2:53:56 PM PDT
("Blow the Skin! Come in, Blow the Skin . . . BLOW THE SKIN!! Where could he be . . . ??")
Apologies to president Bush in 5,4,3,2...never
posted on 07/31/2012 3:14:38 PM PDT
by Winstons Julia
(Hello OWS? We don't need a revolution like China's; China needs a revolution like OURS.)
“UK experts to help Iraq destroy chemical residues”
Are they going to Syria or Iran to do this cleanup?
posted on 07/31/2012 3:59:37 PM PDT
by Sea Parrot
(Once I was young, now I am old and the in between went way too fast)
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