Ahmed Chalabi – code named by the CIA “curveball” continues to live up to his name. First he was the guy who brought Bush a lot of the misinformation he was looking for to justify the war in Iraq. He seemed destined to be Bush’s hand picked leader of Iraq but then the relationship fell through and he became a spy for Iran. A warrant was issued for his arrest. Now he’s back – as a member of the US controlled Iraqi Parliment.
It turns out that Iraq’s self government is partially Bush cornies who we have installed to pretend to be the government of the people so as to create an illusion of democracy under American occupation.
Here’s the story.