Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Iran and Syria up to no good.

'Dozens died in Syrian-Iranian chemical weapons experiment'

Posted by mojito
On 09/18/2007 11:56:25 AM PDT

Proof of cooperation between Iran and Syria in the proliferation and development of weapons of mass destruction was brought to light Monday in a Jane's Magazine report that dozens of Iranian engineers and 15 Syrian officers were killed in a July 23 accident in Syria. According to the report, cited by Channel 10, the joint Syrian-Iranian team was attempting to mount a chemical warhead on a scud missile when the explosion occurred, spreading lethal chemical agents, including sarin nerve gas and VX gas.

The factory was created specifically for the purposes of altering ballistic missiles to carry chemical payloads, the magazine report claimed.

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Conservative Bloggers Comments:
Iran is yet again stirring up trouble in the form of helping Syria in the testing (or in this case attempting to test) chemical weapons. We are inexorably linked to these tests as we know that these weapons will potentially be used against our ally Israel. This furthers the case for financial and military action against Iran. We WILL be involved in this situation either before or after they act. I advocate before because the death toll of after is too firghtening to consider.

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