There Were No Weapons of Mass Destruction in Iraq

#War

Tue, Feb 15th, 2011 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

According to this article in The Guardian, there were no WMDs in Iraq.

Reportedly, claims of their existence were fabricated by an Iraqi defector -- codenamed Curveball -- who 'invented' tales of bioweapons in order to try and bring down Saddam Hussein's regime. The ruse worked:

The defector who convinced the White House that Iraq had a secret biological weapons programme has admitted for the first time that he lied about his story, then watched in shock as it was used to justify the war.

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