posted on Mar, 1 2003 @ 07:48 AM
March 1 ů Iraq destroyed four Al Samoud 2 missiles Saturday and agreed with the United Nations on a timetable to dismantle the rest of the missile
program, Iraqi officials said. The United Nations could not immediately confirm the destruction. Chief arms inspector Hans Blix, who set the deadline
for the missilesŪ destruction, has praised the Iraqi decision to comply with his order as ža very significant piece of real disarmament,Ó though
Washington has dismissed the move as a trick that fell far short of U.N. demands....