Iraq Intelligence

May 17, 2004 4:56 PM

White House released claims of defector deemed unreliable by CIA

The Bush administration helped rally public and congressional support for a preemptive invasion of Iraq by publicizing the claims of an Iraqi defector months after he showed deception in a lie detector test and had been rejected as unreliable by U.S. intelligence agencies.

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