posted on Dec, 18 2002 @ 05:14 PM
Bush Decides No Immediate War With Iraq
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By RON FOURNIER, AP White House Correspondent
WASHINGTON - President Bush (news - web sites) decided Wednesday he will condemn Iraq's weapons disclosure as full of omissions and deceptions but
will not immediately assert that Saddam Hussein (news - web sites) is in "material breach" of the United Nations (news - web sites) ó a finding that
could trigger war.
Instead, Bush plans to launch this week what aides called a deliberative process that would push the prospects for military action into next year,
officials said. He will press the United Nations to demand interviews outside of Iraq with Saddam's weapons scientists, hoping they will reveal
secrets that would bolster Bush's charges against Saddam.
Should also see a rebounding of the stock market tomorrow. It was absolutly tanking today on war rumors. And there's a lot of relief for military