Keeping Libya’s left over WMD and rockets off terrorist black market – too little , too late?


These weapons have already been shipped to Gaza and other neighboring nations…closing the barn doors after the animals escaped….

WASHINGTON — No one can be sure who controls the Libyan government’s weapons stockpiles, a stew of deadly chemicals, raw nuclear material and some 30,000 shoulder-fired rockets that officials fear could fall into terrorists’ hands in the chaos of Moammar Gadhafi’s downfall or afterward.
One immediate worry, U.S. intelligence and military officials say, is that Gadhafi might use the weapons to make a last stand. But officials also face the troubling prospect that the material, which was left under Gadhafi’s control by a U.S.-backed disarmament pact, could be obtained by al-Qaida or other militants even after a rebel victory is secured.

Read more: http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/national-security/natos-next-challenge-keeping-libyas-leftover-wmd-and-rockets-off-terrorist-black-market/2011/08/23/gIQAKP3fZJ_story.html

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