1,421. 12/15/1998

“In December 1998, all [weapons] inspectors were withdrawn [from Iraq] following an autumn of much Iraqi obstruction, and ahead of U.S./UK bombing [which commenced on December 16].” [The 15th of the month used for date sorting purposes only.]

 – Hans Blix, Disarming Iraq, Page 28

Categorised in:

Comments are closed here.