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Subject: SALMAN PAK BIOLOGICAL WARFARE FACILITY  
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. 
 
CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY 
 
 
APRIL 1992 
 
COUNTRY: IRAQ 
 
SUBJ: REPORT ON THE SALMAN PAK BIOLOGICAL WARFARE FACILITY 
 
SUMMARY: THIS  REPORT PROVIDES INFORMATION ON THE LOCATION 
OF AND ACTIVITIES AT THE IRAQI SALMAN PAK BIOLOGICAL WARFARE 
FACILITY.  SOME INFORMATION IS PROVIDED ON THE FUNCTIONS OF 
FACILITY BUILDINGS, 
THIS REPORT SHOULD BE READ IN CONJUNCTION WITH 
 (IR 2 350 0072 92)  
 
TEXT: 1. THE SALMAN PAK BIOLOGICAL WARFARE (BW) FACILITY, 
LOCATED IN THE VICINITY OF (33-04 N, 44-35 E) 
COMMENT: ALL MAP COORDINATES PROVIDED IN THIS REPORT 
ARE          COORDINATES.) 
 
3.                                               SALMAN PAK 
WORKED ON DIFFERENT KINDS OF BACTERIA DISEASES    LIKE 
CHOLERA, AND A DISEASE CARRIED-BY RATS IN THE MIDDLE AGES.                  
COMMENT 
                                        IT APPEARS THAT 
PRODUCTION OF BW AGENTS OCCURRED AT SALMAN PAK, AND NOT JUST 
PURE RESEARCH.) FILLING AND WEAPONIZATION OF BW AGENTS TOOK 
PLACE AT PROJECT 600 FACILITIES. 
 
5. THE  IRAQIS CONSIDERED THE SALMAN PAK FACILITY TO BE ONE 
OF A KIND. 
 
SALMAN PAK HAD CONNECTIONS WITH THE ANIMAL MEDICINE FACTORY 
NEAR ABU GHU 
 
6. THE ELECTRONICS PORTION OF THE SALMAN PAK FACILITY WAS 
ALSO INVOLVED IN THE BW PROGRAM 
 
ADMIN 
ACQ: 


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