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Subject: Iraqi CW/BW Facilities

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.







STAFF            DIRECTOR 642761







SUBJECT: INTEL SUPPORT







NO INFORMATION SUBSTANTIATING THE EXISTENCE OF CW

CONTAMINATION IN KUWAIT, KURDISTAN, OR SOUTHERN IRAQ.

THERE MAY HAVE BEEN CHEMICAL SPILLS AT

ONE TIME. THERE IS NO INDICATION THAT THERE ARE STILL CONTAMINATED

AREAS WHERE CENTCOM TROOPS HAVE BEEN LOCATED.

BLISTER AGENTS WHICH LEAKED DURING STORAGE OR

WERE EMPLOYED DURING THE IRAN/IRAQ WAR COULD STILL POSE A MINOR

THREAT IN ENVIRONMENTALLY PROTECTED AREAS OR BUNKERS. CAUTION AND

CHEMICAL SAMPLING IS SUGGESTED WHERE TROOPS ARE GOING TO BE BILLETED,

FED, OR ATTEND TO PERSONAL HYGIENE.







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