Thursday :: Jun 10, 2004
Doin' That Scrapyard Thing
Watch for this story to be touted as the reason the missing WMD haven't been found in Iraq:
UNITED NATIONS: Engines for long-range missiles have turned up in Jordan from unguarded sites in Iraq that were once monitored for materials that could produce banned weapons, U.N. inspectors said. In a closed-door U.N. Security Council meeting, Demetrius Perricos, the acting director of the U.N. Monitoring, Verification and Inspections Commission, warned that too many pieces of equipment were leaving Iraq, some as scrap. "We found a few more engines and a few other items in Jordan," Perricos told Reuters. "It is getting bad.