America and the New American Century by Chris Wogan

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Matrix Churchill was purchased by Technology Development Group (TDG) of Britain, which was owned by agents of the Iraqi government. MCC was used by Iraq to contract the construction of manufacturing facilities in Iraq by US companies as well as to provide the equipment, tools, and technology necessary to institute Iraq’s nuclear arms and ballistic missile programs. It was this procurement network in which the majority of the foreign suppliers to Iraq’s weapons programs from the United States illegally sold illicit items (such as those mentioned above) amounting to weapons of mass destruction to Iraq with funds received from the Atlanta branch of the BNL.

That issue was purposely shelved by the administration. In March of 1984, the State Department issued a memo entitled UN Human Rights Commission: Item 12: Iranian Resolution on Use of Chemical Weapons by Iraq (6), which stated, “The United States has concluded that the available evidence indicates that Iraq has used lethal chemical weapons. ” The memo did not specifically site Iraq as the chemical weapons offender as to not jeopardize the evolving US-Iraq relationship and the Aqaba pipeline project.

Following the BNL scandal in 1989, Congress enacted limited sanctions against Iraq prohibiting Eximbank financing without a presidential waiver. The State Department quickly drafted a waiver and President Bush signed it on January 17, 1990. ” Interestingly enough, the two men in charge of the Export-Import Bank for the duration of the Reagan and Bush’s presidencies, John D. Macomber and William H Draper III, were two major contributors to George W Bush’s early oil ventures and were close to the Bush family (see Chapter Three).

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