Annexation of Kuwait to Iraq in the U.S. documents

Annexation of Kuwait to Iraq in the U.S. documents

02-08-2012 02:25 PM

Revealed the former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein, who was executed by the end of December 2006, in the secret documents released by the U.S. National Archive Khvaya many for his wars and his last days in office and until his arrest and the conditions in prison. And documents is a 20 minutes of questioning and five officially conducted by George talks a normal Peru, an investigator from the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation ‘FBI’, the former head of between 7 February and 28 June 2004. Saddam says in his answers to questions investigator that he was’ when the U.S. decided to attack Iraq to make that annexation of Kuwait is the only solution. Because there was no political solution ‘. He reiterated Saddam what he said in the hearing earlier in which he said that Iraqi soldiers what they were to fight efficiently, or to care in Kuwait unless they are annexed to be part of Iraq, and stressed once again that what was done by the United States is ‘what forced us to it.’ He denied Saddam to know the crimes committed by the Iraqi army in Kuwait during the invasion, which included sanctions Kalaaadam shot of Kuwaiti citizens who were praying on the roofs of their homes, and others refused to comment image of Saddam, and hung pictures of the ruling family earlier in Kuwait, or those who wrote slogans against Iraq. But he admitted the occurrence of incidents, maybe three, the two Iraqi soldiers in Kuwait Baaadamat. Saddam says he is developing a plan of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, and the completion of the invasion of Kuwait came within two hours and a half hours as it was estimated in advance, Saddam said that he should not take more than an hour. Recognizes Saddam that the Minister of Foreign Affairs Tariq Aziz met with U.S. Secretary of State James Baker in Geneva, Switzerland in January (January) 1991, and that from the standpoint of the Iraqi leadership, the goal of this meeting was to exploit any opportunity for peace with respect to the position with Kuwait. When the opportunity appeared to discuss this matter with the representative of America, Iraq decided to be exploited, and the Iraqi leadership believes that any outcome will result from this meeting will ‘have their weight’ in the international community. According to Saddam, the Baker did not provide any solutions to the issue of Kuwait, but that he had dictated to Aziz specific steps the United States wants to be carried out by Iraq first. Baker added: ‘Otherwise, you will Naidkm to pre-industrial’. Baker told Aziz that the implementation of those steps will be impossible. ”
said Saddam Hussein on the Iraqi government reaction to the UN resolution No. 662 that he ‘did not change anything’. He added: ‘When the U.S. decided to attack Iraq to make that work annexation of Kuwait the only solution. Because there was no political solution ‘. He reiterated Saddam what he said in the hearing earlier in which he said that Iraqi soldiers what they were to fight efficiently, or to care in Kuwait unless they are annexed to be part of Iraq, and stressed once again that what was done by the United States is ‘what forced us to it.’ When pointed investigator to Saddam that the resolution 662 was issued in August 1990 before the U.S. forces or Coalition military operations Saddam said that the hostile forces of Iraq was already in Saudi Arabia at that time coincided with the resolutions and statements issued by the United Nations which was serve as a signal to the American attack against Iraq.
Saddam explained that the United Nations stood on the sidelines for eight years is the age of the Iran-Iraq war, without any attention. When the war approached its end, the victory of Iraq on the Iranian forces made a proposal to the United Nations and Iran accepted the cease-fire agreement. In the view of Saddam Hussein that the position of the United Nations ‘was not a supervisor’ during the Iran-Iraq war. During the war between the two countries want some major countries to see the ‘drain of power from the two countries’ and added that the United Nations ‘intervention in the affairs of all’. It is believed Saddam that Iraq’s membership in the United Nations should not prevent the invasion of 1991 and the occupation-based now.
When asked about Saddam’s efforts to prevent conflict with Kuwait or to determine the conditions for withdrawal after the invasion by the United Nations or individual countries, denied the issuance of initiatives for any country. He said that the Soviet Union has proposed a plan to pull out before Iraq. However, the United Nations did not accept that proposal. According to Saddam that Egypt ‘did not provide anything. ”
Iraq submitted an initiative on a plan to withdraw from Kuwait, Iraq proposed on August 12 (August) 1990 solution ‘for all in the region’ to ensure the implementation of previous United Nations resolutions concerning the territories occupied by Israel. Saddam questioned about the reason behind the United Nations not to attack Israel for not implementing those decisions. The Saddam that the United Nations turn a blind eye for errors of Israel, however, it alarmed always on the errors of Iraq.
and denied Saddam to know the crimes committed by the Iraqi army in Kuwait during the invasion, which included sanctions Kalaaadam shot of Kuwaiti citizens who were praying on the roofs of their homes and others refused to comment image of Saddam It hung pictures of the ruling family in Kuwait or the former wrote slogans of anti-Iraq. Saddam said: ‘This is the first time I heard those rumors’, and added that he believed that one of the penalties mentioned Aqhobtin not believe that they are considered crimes: first, that the Iraqi government did not force the Iraqis to comment pictures of Saddam and then it can not be for the government to force the Kuwaiti so. In Iraq, for citizens to voluntarily suspend the pictures of Saddam in their homes. Second, did not prevent the Iraqis or Kuwaitis to perform prayer in any place and on the roofs of their homes. According to what he said of Saddam, the other crimes that have been mentioned ‘back to the conscience of the Vector’ and that this person is ‘false’. Saddam acknowledged the occurrence of incidents and maybe three in which Iraqi soldiers in Kuwait Baaadamat. One was for an Iraqi soldier committed the crime of theft during the invasion of Kuwait and the second for execution by Iraq were suspended his body in a public place for 48 hours for assaulting a woman Kuwaiti, has left the body of the man in a public place to be seen by all Iraqi officers and soldiers of the tightening of the laws, and the incident probably were not has signed but Saddam does not remember the details.
Saddam and denied knowledge of the number of dead Kuwaitis, whether they are civilians or military personnel during combat operations or during the alleged massacres that were mentioned before. Saddam said: ‘That was a war’, and added that Iraq is one of the third world countries that have signed the Geneva Convention, the United States developed country and is supposed to not make the same mistakes on the number of deaths of Iraqi civilians, as well as the abuses practiced against Iraqis or torture of prisoners by U.S. forces.
and about to ignite oil wells in Kuwait by retreating Iraqi troops and the environmental disaster that resulted from that which is considered one of the largest environmental disasters in history, Saddam asked: ‘Is it more dangerous than Chernobyl?’, and demanded to know the number of civilians who died in Kuwait because of the smoke caused by the fire.
Saddam denied the Iraqi forces set fire to oil wells and acknowledged by the Iraqi forces to ignite the oil in the trenches during the withdrawal process, to prevent the targeting of Iraqi forces, coalition aircraft, and to prevent additional deaths numbers of soldiers. He acknowledged that Saddam was noted that some oil wells had been set on fire. He said that even if he was shown photos or videos of those events you will not believe the Iraqi forces to commit to it. He stated that these forms of media facilitates the manipulation and falsification. He expressed his belief that Saddam’s soldiers ignite the oil to prevent the targeting of aircraft is not a crime to them. If that happens it is desperate work which does not have a weapon, it can defend itself. When the investigator asked him if he had presented him with evidence to show that one hundred and fifty wells, which burned in Kuwait was an act of sabotage carried out by Iraqi forces was not defensive. Saddam said that he will take an appropriate decision at the time.
and on the issue which was discussed by relating to the execution of Iraqi soldiers in Kuwait, Saddam said that the information presented to him on those accidents may be presented to him in a verbal or written, and trials were conducted before the implementation of the rule penalty. According to Saddam, that without the implementation of such severe punishment and immediate, there would be more crimes and perhaps hundreds.
explained Saddam that Ali Hassan al-Majid was one of the members of the Revolutionary Command Council during the occupation of Kuwait, and the role of al-Majid during the occupation, the organization of everything in Kuwait. Has taken the decision to grant such authority Majeed during a meeting of the Revolutionary Command Council, al-Majid was the highest Iraqi official in Kuwait.
Source: ahraraliraq