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Originally posted by Thomas Crowne
They did, however, give him biological agents, such as Botulism-causing toxins, for "medical purposes", I believe.
Originally posted by Nygdan
This is the same lawyer that stepped down tho, no? The head of his defense team? ALso, this is not the legal defense that they are mounting, its just him talking to the papers. More likely hussein's defense will be that his officers did it without his consent.
Bodies of Iranian volunteer soldiers lie in a village 160 miles northeast of Baghdad in 1988. They had been fighting alongside Kurds against Saddam's regime and had been protesting a chemical bomb attack in the town. Saddam was known to have used chemical weapons against Kurds.
Associated Press File Photo