CHEM ATTACKS ‘UNLIKELY’: WaPo experts say US control of the air makes it unlikely Iraq will be able to successfully employ their outdated chemical stockpiles. Indeed, this is the rationale for going to war rather than trusting that “containment” will prevent their use.

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James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.