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Subject: POSSIBLE LOCATION OF SCUD MISSILES IN BAGHDAD 
Not Finally Evaluated Intelligence 
 
TO FACILITATE ELECTRONIC ACCESS, THIS DOCUMENT HAS BEEN 
REFORMATTED TO ELIMINATE INFORMATION THAT DOES NOT PERTAIN 
TO GULF WAR ILLNESS ISSUES OR THAT IS CLASSIFIED. A COPY OF 
THIS REDACTED DOCUMENT, IN ORIGINAL FORMAT, IS AVAILABLE ON 
REQUEST. 
 
 
CIA 961165 
DIST: 01 NOVEMBER 1991 
 
COUNTRY: IRAQ 
 
SUBJ: POSSIBLE LOCATION OF SCUD MISSILES IN BAGHDAD 
 
DOI: 1991 
AN UNSPECIFIED NUMBER OF SCUD  MISSILES WITH CHEMICAL 
WARHEADS HAVE BEEN BURIED IN A GRAVEYARD  BEHIND A MOSQUE IN 
CENTRAL BAGHDAD.  THE TRANSPORTER-ERECTOR LAUNCHERS (TEL) 
FOR THE MISSILES HAVE BEEN BURIED IN THE BAGHDAD AL-JADIDAH 
SECTION OF THE CITY. 
 
2. THE MISSILES ARE BURIED IN THE ABD AL- SALAAM MOHAMMED 
ARIF CEMETERY, WHICH IS LOCATED DIRECTLY BEHIND THE UM AL-
TABUL MOSQUE.  THE MOSQUE AND CEMETERY ARE ON THE 
NORTH SIDE OF THE CLOVER LEAF FORMED BY THE INTERSECTION OF 
THE AIRPORT EXPRESSWAY AND AL-JINUB STREET.  THE CEMETERY IS 
APPROXIMATELY 750 METERS DEEP BY 450 METERS WIDE. 
 
3. THE TEL'S ARE BURIED IN A LARGE OPEN AREA IN BAGHDAD AL-
JADIDAH 
PREPARATION FOR BURIAL OF BOTH THE MISSILES AND THE TELS 
BEGAN BEFORE THE FIRST UNITED NATIONS INSPECTION TEAM 
ARRIVED IN IRAQ. 
ACQ:              1991. 
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