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The defector who convinced the White House that Iraq had a secret biological weapons programme has admitted for the first time that he lied about his story, then watched in shock as it was used to justify the war.
Rafid Ahmed Alwan al-Janabi, codenamed Curveball by German and American intelligence officials who dealt with his claims, has told the Guardian that he fabricated tales of mobile bioweapons trucks and clandestine factories in an attempt to bring down the Saddam Hussein regime
Originally posted by Nammu
reply to post by Sparky63
And the dead innocent men, women and children? Did they get what the deserved?
No one disputed Saddam and his regime was bad. But your comment seems to portray that you feel invading a whole country and causing so many civilian deaths on lies was justified.