U.S. Will Understand If Israel Retaliates Against Iraq

(FOX News) - The Pentagon will for the first time begin funding covert operations by Iraqi opposition groups, London's Sunday Times reported. In addition, Gen. Richard Myers, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has suggested that the administration would not have a problem if Israel attacks Iraq in response to an Iraqi strike against Israeli targets. "It's understood," Myers said, without elaborating. "We understand the point."

2002-08-20 00:00:00

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