"I wonder why it never occurs to anyone to ask: if Saddam had all these weapons for 10+ years, and the intent to use them on the U.S., just what he was waiting for?"
It would have been suicide for him to use them against us. Even during Desert Storm, field commanders had tactical nuclear weapons at their disposal. Saddam knew it.
Ditto Operation Iraqi Freedom.
posted on 02/19/2004 6:24:16 PM PST
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In other words, he was deterred
from attacking us. Even during the Clinton years. Ergo no threat to us.
posted on 02/20/2004 5:33:24 AM PST
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