March 28, 2003
“British forces have made significant discoveries in recent days which show categorically that Iraqi troops are prepared for the use of such horrific weapons.
“I want to make it clear that any Iraqi commander who sanctions the use of such weapons of mass destruction is committing a war crime and will be held personally responsible for his action.”
“Paperwork and other equipment” had been found in the command post search, Chief of Defence Staff Admiral Sir Michael Boyce said.
Meanwhile this report notes that “a woman believed to be one of the Iraqi regime’s top biological weapons scientists was seen in a televised meeting with President Saddam Hussein, U.S. officials said. It is not yet known, however, when that taped meeting took place.” Let’s hope it was an old tape. But there’s also this report of chemical weapons being readied.
Hey, I thought he didn’t have those?