By Chris Wogan
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Over 70 such shipments were made to Iraq by US companies during Reagan’s reign as president, and Bush approved eight more during his presidency. United Nations Weapons Inspectors found, in the early 1990s, that at least 40% of the equipment in Iraq’s weapons labs was of United States origin… weapons and technology that were paid for with US taxpayer dollars. In 1985, US Representative Howard Berman was convinced by Secretary of State George Schultz to drop a proposal that would’ve put Iraq back on the State Department’s list of terrorist supporting nations.
Responding to the attempt, the US launched a missile strike in June. In December, the UN removed its inspectors from Iraq stating that efforts to fully explore the country had been frustrated by Iraq. Iraq claimed that the weapons inspectors were operating as spies for Israeli and western intelligence. ” As a result, Iraq would no longer allow UN weapons inspections. The Clinton administration’s foreign policy towards Iraq was one of containment with the occasion bombing campaign. This containment policy had pretty much successfully eliminated the ‘threat’ posed by Saddam Hussein.
Knowledge of Iraq’s intent to militarize the helicopters was known prior to the sell of the helicopters, but the sell was allowed to occur regardless. Reporter Joe Trento even alleged that Bell trained the Iraqis in Texas on the dual use of the helicopters. It was allegedly these helicopters that were used in the now-infamous 1988 gassing of Kurds in Northern Iraq. On March 30, 1984, the UN Security Council issued a statement condemning the use of chemical weapons, however not being specific in naming Iraq as the perpetrator, as requested beforehand by Iraq.
America and the New American Century by Chris Wogan