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Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)


08 December 2008 - Iraq Special Weapons News

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Current Operations

Deployments

US Policy

  • General Leaving Northern Iraq Notes ‘Monumental’ Progress AFPS 08 Dec 2008 -- Citing “monumental” improvements since his soldiers arrived in Iraq last year, the outgoing commander of Multinational Division North today credited his troops, Iraqi security forces and the Iraqi people with creating a historic turnaround.
  • US Charges 5 Blackwater Guards With Manslaughter in Baghdad Shooting VOA 08 Dec 2008 -- The U.S. Justice Department has charged five American security contractors with killing 14 unarmed Iraqi civilians and wounding 20 others. The five men worked for the U.S. security company Blackwater Worldwide and are charged with manslaughter, attempted manslaughter and weapons offenses.

United Nations

Reconstruction Issues

Foreign Reactions

  • Turkish troops bomb Kurdish positions in Iraq RIA Novosti 08 Dec 2008 -- The Turkish Air Force carried out a number of strikes on Kurdish separatist positions in northern Iraq, the NTV channel reported citing defense sources on Monday.

News Reports



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