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Study: Fallujah's health fallout 'worse' than Hiroshima, Nagasaki

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posted on Jul, 25 2010 @ 06:00 AM
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Study: Fallujah's health fallout 'worse' than Hiroshima, Nagasaki


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In Fallujah, a city just 50 miles from Baghdad, life has never been the same since April 2004, when U.S. Marines declared the entire area a free-fire zone and proceeded to do what Marines do best. Packing the most destructive weaponry in the world, American soldiers laid siege to the city, deploying depleted uranium munitions, white phosphorus and tons of conventional ballistics.

Operation Vigilant Resolve went on for a full month. Though U.S. forces allowed an estimated 70,000 women, childre
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posted on Jul, 25 2010 @ 06:00 AM
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I can certainly believe this. When American soldiers get sick from the DU, the Pentagon has little problem with admitting it. What gets me, is that they wouldn't admit the same for Iraqis. If it is harmful for American soldiers, it is definitely harmful for Iraqi children.

Sadly, we are going to hear more and more of this as time goes on. I'm sure children are much more vulnerable than grown adults and the amount used in Fallujah should be no small issue.

--airspoon



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