SU3JECT: IRAN-IRAQ MILITARY SITUATION4
IRANIAN ACTIVITY ON THE MAJHOONS
"TAN ATTAl'rUKG 'ORCE THAT SSIZKU PART OF iiif. AL HAhKA.-l IU rfJK;HUrtD ROAD AND LATER MOVED LIGHT ARTILLERY OR RECOILLESS ANTI-TANK WEAPONSONTOON BRIDGE TO THE AREA WOUZ-O, HOWEVER. POSE SIGNIFICANT PROBLEMS FOR THE IRAQIS. IF BAGHDAD IS UNABLE TO DESTROY THE EXISTING PONTOON BRIDGE AND DIRT CAUSEWAY THATLAN COULD SUCCEED IF THE IRANIANS FIRSTOOTHOLD ON THE WEST SIDE OFTHE HARSH-P
asoulu as banning a
vatrly large attack west Of khorramshahr that conceivably might include amphibious raids against targets in kuwait.
a front page article on arms supplies from china to iran and iraq. the article greatly overstates the val'jf. ok chinese arms supplies to iran, at leas" so -as. he estimate that china has sold iran some shoo wllliok in armsostly
supplies to iran, sold iran some
today's washington postront i'age article on api's supplies from china to iran and iraq. the article greatly overstates the value of chinese arms at least so ear. we estimate thatr0 million in arms since1Original document.