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2019-09-26 -Obits-
Jacques Chirac Departs To The Big Eiffel Tower
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Posted by Raj 2019-09-26 09:24|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [286 views ]  Top

#1 back a few decades Iraq under Saddam was building a nuclear plant near Baghdad. They purchased a design and components from France using the Osiris model, which the Iraqis called the Osirik. Because of the enthusiastic promotion of this by the Prez of France, the French called it the o Chirac reactor.

Iran tried to bomb it and caused minor damage during 1980. The IDF destroyed it on June 7 1981 shortly before it would have gone critical.

Posted by lord garth 2019-09-26 12:08||   2019-09-26 12:08|| Front Page Top

#2 I remember the day Schröder sided with Chirac and Putin against the United States.
Posted by European Conservative 2019-09-26 18:15||   2019-09-26 18:15|| Front Page Top

#3 I remember the day

Yes. We do, too.
Posted by trailing wife 2019-09-26 21:09||   2019-09-26 21:09|| Front Page Top

#4 IIRC the French satirical press (Le Canard Enchainee?) referred to him as Chiraq
Posted by Lex 2019-09-26 22:29||   2019-09-26 22:29|| Front Page Top

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