Fact Sheet
Office of the Spokesman
U.S. Department of State

Washington, DC
December 19, 2002

Illustrative Examples of Omissions From the Iraqi Declaration to the United Nations Security Council

Anthrax and Other Undeclared Biological Agents

Ballistic Missiles

Nuclear Weapons


Chemical and Biological Weapons Munitions

Empty Chemical Munitions

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) Programs

Mobile Biological Weapon Agent Facilities


None of these holes and gaps in Iraq's declaration are mere accidents, editing oversights or technical mistakes: they are material omissions.