Updated 06/24/03: 4.45 pm PST
The report has now been restored to the CIA web site and may be viewed by clicking here.
Embarrassed CIA Removes WMD Report
CIA Removes Report That Suggested Iraqi Trailers Were Mobile Biological Warfare Plants
06/24/03 (Information Clearing House) The CIA report that had been used by U.S. Secretary Powell, during his speech to the UN as evidence of Iraq's hidden WMD capacity has been removed from the CIA's web site.
The original report was available at this web address http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/iraqi_mobile_plants/paper_w.pdf and a HTML version was posted here http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/iraqi_mobile_plants/index.html
The copy of the original report has been stored on this website for safe keeping. (Click here to download report)
Google had cached the original HTML version of the report and can be viewed by clicking here.
The report was used to mislead UN members and had stated
that "Coalition forces have uncovered the strongest evidence to date that Iraq was hiding a biological warfare program"
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