The Pentagon has reported, based on documents captured in Iraq, that Russia’s military leaked American war plans, which they had acquired through espionage, to Saddam’s government shortly before the start of the war in 2003. Russia denies it.
Blog of the Week Gateway Pundit has the most complete roundup on the issue I’ve seen, including translated excerpts of reports from the Russian press, and photographs from Russian sources that, to my knowledge, have not appeared in the mainstream western press. Like this one, taken just days before the beginning of the war, of Russian Generals Vladimir Achalov and Igor Maltsev, both of whom served with Soviet rapid-reaction and air defense forces, at an awards ceremony with Iraqi Defense Minister Sultan Hashim Ahmed:
Based on the Pundit’s roundup, it’s hard to come to any conclusion other than guilty, guilty, guilty!
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