TITLE

Follow the Yellowcake Road

AUTHOR(S)
Isikoff, Michael; Thomas, Evan; Lipper, Tamara; Wolffe, Richard; Bonini, Carlo; Nadeau, Barbie; Power, Carla
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);7/28/2003 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 142 Issue 4, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the false claims that Italian intelligence services discovered the alleged plans of Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein to purchase yellowcake from Niger. How yellowcake, pure uranium, can be used to build nuclear bombs; Insistence from U.S. President George W. Bush that the U.S. will find weapons of mass destruction in Iraq; Quality of the classified information from U.S. intelligence services; Investigation by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) of the validity of the Italian documents regarding the warnings about Niger.
ACCESSION #
10377102

 

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