Records relating to keyword "Weapons"
- US presentation on Iran military assistance to Sh'ia fighters (Feb 2007)
Keywords: Shi'i politics Iran Weapons Insurgency
This presentation (pdf) is described as the Powerpoint presentation given to journalists by US officials in Baghdad on 11 February 2007 - at a news conference where recordings and photographs were banned - intended to present evidence of Iranian military assistance to Iraqi Sh'ia fighters. It comprises information reportedly from captured Iranian military personnel, and photographs of allegedly Iranian-sourced weaponry.
The presentation was posted on the McClatchy Newspapers site (see http://www.realcities.com/mld/krwashington/news/special_packages/iraq/16677416.htm for the story).