We should expect Scud
performance to improve significantly.
In a recent interview, Walker described what he, too, believes was the Iraqi chemical Scud
attack on January 20.
The assumptions were that the Iraqis would initially operate from fixed launch sites; that if they used mobile launchers, allied pilots would have sufficient time before the Scuds
were fired to locate and destroy the launchers; and that decoys would not pose a serious problem.
In fact, I think the 1970s Keep Britain Tidy campaign was probably provoked by the number of scud
books that littered the nation's streets.
Washington] is monitoring the Lebanese-Syrian borders around the clock, but [it] did not find any long-range missile, Scud
or others," he said.
Not surprisingly, Damascus and Beirut--which increasingly is parroting the Syrian line--have denied the Scud
Asked by the paper about Israeli charges of Syrian scud
missile deliveries to Hizbullah, Kawhwaji said, "I'm convinced that no scud
missiles exist in Lebanon and all the talk about this (subject) is political and not military.
Syria claims it wants peace while at the same time it delivers Scuds
to Hizbullah, whose only goal is to threaten the state of Israel," Peres told Israeli public radio on Tuesday, according to Thursday's Daily Star.
Damascus, (SANA)- Syria on Thursday denied Israeli allegations thatit is supplying Hizbullah Party in Lebanon with SCUD
missiles, considering these allegationsas adding more fuel to the already tense atmospheres in the region.
It showed three batteries of the US-made Patriots in the greater Tel Aviv area, which was the target of most of the 39 Iraqi Scud
missiles fired at Israel during the 1991 Gulf War.
Crack British SAS troops and US special forces would play a key role at the outset, knocking out Scud
PARTS for Scud
missiles bound for Libya were seized at London's Gatwick Airport, it was revealed last night.