Iran suspected of giving Libya shells for chemical weapons

21.11.2011                      24.Cheschwan. 5772

Iran – Gadafi:

Iran suspected of giving Libya shells for chemical weapons

U.S. officials say shells filled with toxic mustard gas may have been given to former Libya leader Gadhafi some years ago, according to Washington Post report.

Iran may have supplied former Libyan leader Muammar Gadhafi’s government with artillery shells for chemical weapons that have been kept secret for years, according to a Washington Post report published on Monday. 
U.S. officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, told the Washington Post that shells filled with toxic mustard agent were found in two central Libya locations by interim government fighters in recent weeks.
The sites are now being guarded and and are under 24-hour surveillance by drones, according to U.S. and Libyan officials….