Tag Archives: U.S. chemical weapons

Margaret Sarfehjooy: Bad Chemistry, Toxic Horror, and Haunting Consequences

 The U.S. (and other countries) played a key role in Saddam’s chemical weapons program. As The Washington Post’s Bob Woodward reported in 1982, the CIA began giving Iraq intelligence which it used to “calibrate” its mustard gas attacks against Iranian troops. …my guide described the workshops and conferences the [Tehran] Peace Museum hosts on the […]

John Pilger> The Silent Military Coup That Took Over Washington

Militarism disguised as democracy  This time it’s Syria, last time it was Iraq. Obama chose to accept the entire Pentagon of the Bush era: its wars and war crimes John Kerry. (photo: file) By John Pilger, Guardian UK  via ReaderSupportedNews.com 11 September 13    n my wall is the Daily Express front page of September […]