Dying in the Rain

April 1984
National Review;4/6/1984, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p19
This article focuses on the military preparations of Iraq for waging war against Iran. On the defensive after three and a half years of war with Iran, Iraq has chosen the option of chemical weapons to halt the Iranian advances. The newspaper "The Wall Street Journal" has provided enough evidence of the new kind of war Iraq is waging, its effects on its Iranian victims, and the source of the Iraqis' weapons. It is reported that the Iraqis are using chemical weapons far more advanced than those of seventy years ago in the Gulf War.


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