Thursday, March 13
Saddam said to be readying bombers
Salah Nasrawi , Associated Press, March 12, 2003
DOHA, Qatar — Iraqi President Saddam Hussein has opened a training camp for Arab volunteers willing to carry out suicide bombings against U.S. forces in case they invade Iraq, Arab media and Iraqi dissidents said yesterday.
The dissidents, speaking by telephone from Jordan, said scores of Arab volunteers have gone to a special camp run by the Iraqi intelligence service near the town of al-Khalis, 40 miles northeast of Baghdad. [...]