Pentagon Reportedly Hushed Up Chemical Weapons Finds In Iraq

October 15, 2014 3:34 PM

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Soldier of U.S. Army 173rd Airborne Brigade prior to an air analysis mission near an oil and gas separation plant at the Baba Gurgur oil field outside northern Iraq's town of Kirkuk in May 2003.

The New York Times is reporting that on several occasions, U.S. forces involved in Iraq after the 2003 invasion came across aging stockpiles of chemical weapons and that several soldiers were injured by their exposure to toxic agents.

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