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Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)


10 October 2007 - Iraq Special Weapons News

Operations
Deployments
US Policy
United Nations
Reconstruction Issues
Foreign Reactions
News Reports

Current Operations

Deployments

  • VAQ 132 Returns to Whidbey Island Navy NewsStand 10 Oct 2007 -- Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron (VAQ) 132, the "Scorpions", were welcomed home to Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island, Oct. 6, after a deployment to Al Asad Air Base in Iraq.

US Policy

United Nations

Reconstruction Issues

Foreign Reactions

  • Iraq: Turkey Warned Against Incursion Into North RFE/RL 10 Oct 2007 -- Just one week after concluding a security agreement with the Iraqi government to combat terrorism, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on October 9 that he would call on parliament to grant permission for a military incursion into Iraq to pursue Turkish-Kurdish rebels from the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) holed up in Iraq.
  • Russia urges Turkey to show restraint over Iraq's Kurds RIA Novosti 10 Oct 2007 -- Moscow has called on Ankara to exercise restraint and desist from the use of force against Kurdish militants based in Iraq, a Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Wednesday.

News Reports



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