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OPERATION DESERT STORM 
MINIMIZE CONSIDERED 
SERIAL: (U) 2-340-2708-91. 
COUNTRY: (U) IRAQ (IZ). 
SECTION 001 OF 002 
 
/*********** THIS IS A COMBINED MESSAGE ************/ 

SUBJECT: IIR  2-340-2708-91/IRAQI  COMMUNICATIONS,  HONORIFIC  NAMES  OF 
DIVISIONS, ENEMY TARGETS WHICH HAVE BEEN DESTROYED, INTELLIGENCE UNIT 
TACTICS

  
WARNING:     THIS IS AN INFORMATION REPORT, NOT FINALLY EVALUATED 
INTELLIGENCE.  
 
                        DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE 
DOI: (U) 910217. 
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SUMMARY:    
[b.1. sec. 1.5.(c)]

                                                                 ALL 
ARTILLERY WEAPONS, INCLUDING MORTARS, CAN CARRY CHEMICALS. 
TEXT:     
      [b.1. sec. 1.5.(c)]



2.     TARGETS WHICH HAVE BEEN HIT-- 
A.     AL SHYAIBA OIL REFINERY (CNA); AL BASRAH ELECTRICAL STATION 
//GEOCOORD:3030N04747E//, IZ; AL BASRAH NAVAL ACADEMY //GEOCOORD: 
3033N04748E//,  IZ;  AL  BASRAH  POST  OFFICE/COMMUNICATION  CENTER 
//GEOCOORD:3030N04747E//,  IZ;  AL  SHYAIBA  AIRBASE  //GEOCOORD: 
3033N04750E//, IZ; BRIDGE BETWEEN MESAM (CNA) AND AL BASRAH; THE 
WATER SOURCES IN AL AZAM VILLAGE (CNA), CAUSING A SHORTAGE OF WATER 
FOR NEARBY VILLAGES. 


      [b.1. sec. 1.5.(c)]





8.     CHEMICAL WARFARE-- 
A.     IT HAS BEEN CONFIRMED THAT IRAQI UNITS HAVE CHEMICAL AGENTS 
AND THAT THESE AGENTS CAN BE DELIVERED USING 155 MM AND 175 MM 
HOWITZERS.  CHEMICAL AGENTS CAN ALSO BE DELIVERED BY LAUNCHERS AND 
FIGHTER AIRCRAFT. 
B.     THE IRAQIS HAVE NAPALM, WHICH THEY CALL THE "IRAQI CROWN," 
AND USE IT AGAINST PERSONNEL.  WHEN THE WEAPON EXPLODES, IT SPLASHES 
FORWARD A DISTANCE AND LIGHTS ON FIRE. 
C.     CHEMICAL WEAPONS ARE CALLED "SPECIAL AMMO" AND IS USUALLY 
UNDER THE CONTROL OF REPUBLICAN GUARD UNITS. 
D.     THERE ARE 10 X DECONTAMINATION VEHICLES IN EACH DIVISION. 
E.    ALL ARTY WPNS ARE CAPABLE OF CARRYING CHEMICAL WARHEADS, EVEN 
THE MORTARS. 
F.     THE [b.1. sec. 1.5.(c)]    INF DIV CONDUCTS BASIC CHEMICAL PROTECTIVE 
TRAINING. 



      [b.1. sec. 1.5.(c)]




COMMENTS: (U) NONE. 


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