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Iraq is left with long term toxic legacy of USA's use of depleted uranium weapons

Iraq, 15 years On: A Toxic US Legacy, March 18, 2018, by  Middle East Eye   Fifteen years ago this month, the United States spearheaded a fantastically bloody war on Iraq as part of its ongoing effort to ensure the Iraqi nation’s perpetual misery. 707 kata lagi

Environment

The Pentagon's lies: it DID use depleted uranium weapons in Syria

The Pentagon said it wouldn’t use depleted uranium rounds against ISIS. Months later, it did — thousands of times. WP, By Thomas Gibbons-Neff February 16, 2017  302 kata lagi

USA

Plan for a criminal lawsuit against the 19 member states of NATO, over use of depleted uranium

LAWSUIT OVER DEPLETED URANIUM AGAINST 19 MEMBERS OF NATO  https://inserbia.info/today/2018/02/lawsuit-over-depleted-uranium-against-19-members-of-nato/

The first in a series of meetings that should lead to the formation of a Council to prepare a criminal lawsuit against the 19 member states of NATO, who bombed Serbia in 1999, was held on Thursday night in Nis. 77 kata lagi

Legal

Depleted uranium "helped sow deaths and illnesses" in Italian soldiers

Uranium caused cancer – probe http://www.ansa.it/english/news/politics/2018/02/07/uranium-caused-cancer-probe_560c540f-b60e-4f90-8ce4-29c0dc42cd6d.html  But expert denies saying there was causal link,  Redazione ANSA, 7 Feb 18  ANSA) -Rome   – The final report of a commission on depleted uranium said Italian soldiers had been exposed to “shocking” levels of it in Italy and on foreign missions, and that it had “helped sow deaths and illnesses”. 406 kata lagi

EUROPE

Beyond Treason: The true & shocking story of Depleted Uranium

A must watch. This is shocking beyond belief. Thousands of gulf war victims (soldiers) and civilians, left disabled & dying, the deformed babies, the war zones/countries contaminated literally forever because of this chemical weapon that is illegal yet is still being used by the US. 9 kata lagi

News

Trump’s Terrifying Threats by Felicity Arbuthnot

by Felicity Arbuthnot
Writer, Dandelion Salad
London, England
December 19, 2017

“What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or in the holy name of liberty or democracy?” — Mahatma Gandhi, 1869-1948…

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Politics

Depleted Uranium: Toxic Economy of War in Iraq

Invisibility and the Toxic Economy of War in Iraq, http://www.jadaliyya.com/pages/index/27076/invisibility-and-the-toxic-economy-of-war-in-iraq by Toby C. JonesIn April 2008 a small US engineering firm—Stafford, Texas-based MKM Engineers—brought to a close almost two decades of toxic cleanup work on a former US military facility just west of Kuwait City. 2.061 kata lagi

Weapons And War