Russia Spied on Blair for Saddam

(Telegraph-UK) David Harrison - Top secret documents found at Iraqi intelligence headquarters in Baghdad Saturday show that Russia provided Saddam Hussein's regime with wide-ranging assistance in the months leading up to the war, including intelligence on private conversations between Tony Blair and other Western leaders. Moscow also provided Saddam with lists of assassins available for "hits" in the West and details of arms deals to neighboring countries. The two countries also signed agreements to share intelligence, help each other to "obtain" visas for agents to go to other countries, and to exchange information on the activities of Osama bin Laden.

2003-04-14 00:00:00

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