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The MSNBC story had nothing to do with Saddam

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Submitted by Jon H (United States), Mar 3, 2009 at 21:58

"Well, wouldn't you know it, but today MSNBC is saying that there was a pre-war Iraq/al-Queda link including traces of ricin and other biological weapons." The site reported by MSNBC was in Northern Iraq, near Iran, in the no-fly zone over which Saddam had no control. Thus, whatever and whoever were there, they were not an operation of Saddam's government.

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