Some of these chemical weapons going to Iraq could be weapons that were moved from Iraq into Syria prior to the Iraqi war. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, who formerly headed the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, stated in October 2003, “Satellite imagery showed a heavy flow of truck traffic from Iraq into Syria just before the American invasion in March 2003.”
In January 2006, Gen. Geoges Sada, an Iraqi general under Saddam Hussein, claimed Iraq moved WMDs into Syria before the war, which were loaded on civilian aircraft and multiple truck convoys.
Iraq and Syria have been playing a WMD swap game for many years, which should be thoroughly investigated and ended with the destruction of these weapons.
Donald A. Moskowitz