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Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops
    #2707890 - 05/20/04 08:41 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

GIs, Iraq police raid home of former ally
Thu May 20, 12:45 AM
By SCHEHEREZADE FARAMARZI, Associated Press Writer

"BAGHDAD, Iraq - U.S. soldiers and Iraqi police raided the home of America's one-time ally Ahmad Chalabi on Thursday, seizing documents and computers..."


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: ]
    #2707907 - 05/20/04 08:44 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

Good


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: ]
    #2707920 - 05/20/04 08:47 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

He has been obstructing the Oil for Food/UN scandal. He also needs to account for the money we gave him. Where the fuck is an Arab Ghandi. Not one of these fucks has an iota of integrity.


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: zappaisgod]
    #2707933 - 05/20/04 08:52 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

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Where the fuck is an Arab Ghandi.



Last I heard, he was getting bombed at a friend's wedding.


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: Evolving]
    #2707958 - 05/20/04 09:02 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

I don't think so


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: ]
    #2707983 - 05/20/04 09:12 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

get ready to be scapegoated, chalabi!

he's a scumbag, sure, but watch Bushco
capitalize...


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: afoaf]
    #2708184 - 05/20/04 10:12 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)



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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: ]
    #2708288 - 05/20/04 10:46 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

This sucks. I thought he was a decent guy. Just for the record an Iraqi judge signed the warrants and the investigation is being done by the Iraqis. Our boys were their for security reasons. I didn't realize the Jordanians wanted him for embezzlement of over $1,000,000,000!


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: shakta]
    #2708348 - 05/20/04 10:58 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

Yep. Chalabi's not the greatest guy around :smirk:

The US is going to dump the Iraq war on him now, I think. Seems like the same thing (becoming a scapegoat) happens to all the "leaders" the US props up in the Mid East.


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: trendal]
    #2708366 - 05/20/04 11:04 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

BS. We aren't going to dump anything on him. We have been pissed for a while that the weapons he swore were there have not turned up though. He was not the only source of intelligence though. There is no way any administration will be stupd enough to try to pin that on one guy. Hell they have already admitted to having faulty intelligence and underestimating the "insurgents". I got to give them credit for admitting when they are wrong. No war is going to go perfectly.


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: Baby_Hitler]
    #2711593 - 05/21/04 04:26 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

comedy

shakta: powell's interview was just the setup, this raid is merely
the opening act. nobody likes this guy or the fact that he's been
getting a nice fat check every month for what amounts to absoluetly
nothing. really, this guy is the perfect target, a self-serving pig
who lied to poor old geedub.


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: afoaf]
    #2712146 - 05/21/04 06:44 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

Ya know, this guy is the perfect poster boy for these swine. If he could have kept his head down and his fingers out of the til for even a little while he could have had a huge role in the incoming Iraqi government. But no, the douchebag couldn't delay his thievery even a little bit. The Iraqis desperately need to find just one leader with integrity who is not a religious figure. Hell, ALL of the Arabs need to find just one of their own. There's milions of them and ALL of their leaders suck. Could it be a cultural thing?????


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: zappaisgod]
    #2712170 - 05/21/04 06:47 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

he could have had a huge role in the incoming Iraqi government.

A huge role in doing what Paul Bremer told him perhaps. The second the american troops pull out his head will be on a pole anyway.


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: Xlea321]
    #2712234 - 05/21/04 07:07 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

If he had not been a corrupt swine, he could have been a leader. Or do you have to be a corrupt swine to lead these people? That is the burning question.



HST in "Better Than Sex"....something like "...once you get these people (Clintons) you'll be begging for Nixon"


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: zappaisgod]
    #2712363 - 05/21/04 07:40 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

and we all know how much mr thompson loved nixon...

:smirk:


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: afoaf]
    #2712647 - 05/21/04 09:13 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

Yes we do, RMN, according to HST, "the screwheads are loose"


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: zappaisgod]
    #2713673 - 05/22/04 02:45 AM (12 years, 6 months ago)

If he had not been a corrupt swine

Bush wouldn't have picked him to be leader.


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: Xlea321]
    #2713978 - 05/22/04 05:02 AM (12 years, 6 months ago)

He's a piece of shit. Unload a M16 clip on his ass.

Loser..


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: Snobrdr311]
    #2714092 - 05/22/04 08:36 AM (12 years, 6 months ago)

But what self-respecting Iraqi would sell out and do Bush's bidding for him in Iraq?


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Re: Ahmad Chalabi's Home Raided by U.S. Troops [Re: Xlea321]
    #2714115 - 05/22/04 08:58 AM (12 years, 6 months ago)

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But what self-respecting Iraqi would sell out and do Bush's bidding for him in Iraq?



Why would it have to be a self respecting Iraqi?


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