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Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)


04 March 2005 - Iraq Special Weapons News

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Current Operations

Deployments

  • MACS-1 returns from deployment USMC News 04 Mar 2005 -- After seven months of helping fight the war on terrorism, 250 Marines and two sailors from Marine Air Control Squadron-1 returned to station Feb. 27.

US Policy

United Nations

  • 90 Iraqi dual-use sites looted or razed - UN weapons of mass destruction panel UN News Centre 04 Mar 2005 -- About 90 of 353 sites in Iraq containing dual-use equipment and materials that can be used for either peaceful ends or acquiring weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) have been looted or razed, according to the latest report of the United Nations commission that was in charge of disarming Iraq of such arms.

Reconstruction Issues

  • Officials Provide Update On Iraq Reconstruction AFPS 04 Mar 2005 -- Terrorist attacks have hampered the reconstruction process in Iraq, but officials there said today that work to rebuild the country continues.
  • IRAQ RECONSTRUCTION VOA 04 Mar 2005 -- Senior U.S. officials responsible for the 21-billion-dollar Iraq reconstruction project say work is continuing, in spite of insurgent attacks, and the situation has improved in recent months. The officials spoke from Baghdad to reporters at the Pentagon.
  • Iraq Extends State Of Emergency RFE/RL 04 Mar 2005 -- Iraq is moving into its fifth month under an official state of emergency.

Foreign Reactions

News Reports



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