Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Syria-Iran Chemical Weapons Experiment Kills dozens

JPost: Dozens died in Syrian-Iranian chemical weapons experiment’
“Proof of cooperation between Iran and Syria in the proliferation and development of weapons of mass destruction was brought to light Monday in a Jane’s Magazine report that dozens of Iranian engineers and 15 Syrian officers were killed in a July 23 accident in Syria.” Link through Freida.

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1 comment:

A Jacksonian said...

My thanks!

I took a look at the link you provided and, well, lets say I got a bit irate at the attitude taken by the individual in question... it is a conspiracy, all right... clueless, stupid, and all the rest that goes with conspiracies.

I hope that the People of Iran can come through these troubled times intact and strong. The clueless aren't helping too much, and that's the truth.