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  •  you are mistaken about the US and Iraq (2+ / 0-)
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    CenPhx, Ahianne

    The US did indeed know that Saddam was using chemical weapons. The US was also providing satellite intelligence to Iraq to make its chemical attacks more effective.

    When the UN and the US Congress both tried to move to impose penalties on Iraq for using chemical weapons, the US White House (under Bush the Elder) blocked both efforts.

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