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Despite skepticism, US confident it can monitor Iran deal

...Nearly every U.S. spy agency concluded with some level of certainty that Saddam Hussein possessed active chemical and biological weapons programs. They were flat wrong.Officials point out that the Iraq war debacle led to changes. On Iran...
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My Turn: The mirage of WMDs

...Bush made a special televised address to the American public, stating: "(Iraq) possesses and produces chemical and biological weapons. It is seeking nuclear weapons." The speech was designed to sway Congress into authorizing war with Iraq...
Down the nuclear rabbit hole

...yielded poor results. What's needed is a new multilateral legal regime that puts trafficking in nuclear, chemical and biological weapons on a par with crimes against humanity. This won't be easy, but blind adherence to narrow national objectives...
The gulf gap

...portrayed Iraq as a determined aggressor, predicted light casualties for U.S. forces and warned Iraq had chemical and biological weapons and was reconstituting its nuclear weapons program. In the fall of 2002, memory of the swift and popular...
My Turn: If given facts rather than lies, Americans will do the right thing estimated cost of 1 million lives. Reagan secretly supplied Saddam Hussein with the technology to build chemical and biological weapons. Saddam used chemical weapons on the Iranians many times and killed 5,000 Iraqi Kurds with chemicals in...
Bio-weapons tested in state

WASHINGTON - The United States secretly tested chemical and biological weapons on American soil during the 1960s, newly declassified Pentagon reports show. Testing in Alaska Devil Hole I Why: To test how...
Stevens may seek weapons hearings

...Details of a dozen chemical and biological weapons testing programs at Fort...hearings to learn more about chemical and biological weapons tests the Army conducted...problems and their work with chemical and biological weapons has been confirmed...
Feds give state $455,000 to fight terrorism

...jurisdictions to update plans and procedures to respond to all hazards, but with an emphasis on nuclear, chemical and biological weapons. Another $185,178 will go to the Community Emergency Response/Citizens' Corps and $50,000 to the...
This Day in History offensive in the Mekong River delta. In 2003, Iraqi President Saddam Hussein accused U.N. inspectors of engaging in "intelligence work" instead of searching for suspected nuclear, chemical and biological weapons in his country.
Alaska could be North Korea's first target

...North Korea's possession of weapons of mass destruction, raises the stakes for Alaska. North Korea has chemical and biological weapons and possibly one or two nuclear devices, according to current press accounts. "When North Korea fired that...


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