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Subject: MIDDLE EAST BRIEF
Not Finally Evaluated Intelligence
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JAN 91
SUBJECT:  MIDDLE EAST BRIEF          JANUARY 1991.
CONTENTS
IRAQ-KUWAIT:  SITUATION REPORT
7. IRAQ:  DAMAGE TO CBW FACILITIES
1. IRAQ-KUWAIT:  SITUATION REPORT
IRAQIS LAUNCH SIMULTANEOUS MISSILE ATTACKS
IRAQI FORCES YESTERDAY LAUNCHED MISSILE STRIKES AGAINST SAUDI
ARABIA AND ISRAEL.
X--FOUR MISSILES WERE FIRED FROM LOCATIONS IN SOUTHEASTERN
IRAQ--AND NORTHERN KUWAIT TWO AGAINST RIYADH AND TWO AGAINST
DHAHRAN.
X--          ONE MISSILE WAS LAUNCHED
TOWARD TEL AVIV FROM THE AREA OF THE WADI AL JABARIYAH FIXED LAUNCH
COMPLEX IN WESTERN IRAQ.
X--          THREE MISSILES--INCLUDING
THE ONE TARGETTED AT ISRAEL--WERE SHOT DOWN BY PATRIOT BATTERIES; THE
OTHER MISSILES PROBABLY ALSO WERE INTERCEPTED.
7. IRAQ:  DAMAGE TO CBW FACILITIES
COALITION AIR STRIKES HAVE          DAMAGED A NUMBER OF
IRAQ'S CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL WEAPON PRODUCTION FACILITIES;
THE          CHEMICAL WEAPONS FACILITY
NEAR SAMARRA          PRODUCTION BUILDINGS
HAVE SUSTAINED          DAMAGE.
TAJI SUSPECT BW
FACILITY IS HEAVILY DAMAGED AND BELIEVED TO BE INOPERABLE
AIRSTRIKES HAVE DESTROYED
BUNKERS CAPABLE OF STORING BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS--
THE CHEMICAL WEAPONS FILLING CAPACITY AT
SAMARRA HAS BEEN DESTROYED.
1.5 (C)
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