So Not April 1st: Iraqi informant “Curveball”, source of “WMD” claims finally admits what we all knew


From John Cole:

“Curveball”, the Iraqi defector who fabricated claims about Iraq’s weapons of mass destruction, smiles as he confirms how he made the whole thing up. It was a confidence trick that changed the course of history, with Rafid Ahmed Alwan al-Janabi’s lies used to justify the Iraq war.

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How many peoples lives ruined or lost to this war.

Well, it really wasn’t for shit.