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Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)


10 November 2005 - Iraq Special Weapons News

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US Policy

  • WINNING THE WAR IN IRAQ Office of U.S. Senator John McCain 10 Nov 2005 -- "The past weeks in Iraq have filled our news with numbers. 10 million Iraqis streaming to the polls to determine their future democratically. A new constitution, enshrining fundamental rights, approved across the country by a 4 to 1 margin. Two Sunni-dominated provinces dissenting. Over 2,000 Americans killed in action since the war began.

  • Rice to Press Wealthy Gulf States to Assist Iraq VOA 10 Nov 2005 -- Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, en route to the Gulf at the start of a world-circling diplomatic mission, says she will press wealthy Arab states to assist Iraq, both before and after parliamentary elections being held in five weeks.
  • Rumsfeld Cites Progress Toward Iraqis Providing Their Own Security AFPS 10 Nov 2005 -- People who wonder why it's taking so long for Iraqi security forces to become capable of providing for their nation's security need to look at what's happened since coalition forces toppled Saddam Hussein's regime, Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld said in a Nov. 8 radio interview.

United Nations

  • UN Program Says Contaminated Sites in Iraq Pose Health Danger VOA 10 Nov 2005 -- The U.N. Environment Program says Iraq has thousands of heavily contaminated sites that pose a danger to public health and the environment. It has just launched a report that assesses five environmental "hot spots" that were bombed or looted during the coalition-led war.

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