Saddam Hussein’s Iraq had no chemical weapons program. In the 1980’s, US-designed chemical weapons were readily supplied to Saddam in his murderous war against Iran. For the latest reporting on the issue and a big picture of Donald Rumsfeld shaking Saddam’s hand as Reagan’s errand boy in 1983 please see : http://www.commondreams.org/news/2014/10/15/correction-us-did-find-chemical-weapons-iraq-ones-they-sent-there
Western imperialism (first British, then American) has decimated Iraq since the aftermath of the First World War. American leaders should be tried for war crimes, Democrats and Republicans alike.