Iraq expels crop saboteur

07 July 1999

Iraq expels ‘crop saboteur’

BAGHDAD has told the United Nations to remove a member of its landmine disposal team because it says he has been trying to infest crops with locusts.

It has accused the New Zealander of burying boxes of locust eggs near Khanaqin in April.

  • The Guardian 07/07/99 page 15 (In Brief)

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