From 2004 to 2011, American and Iraqi troops repeatedly encountered, and at times were wounded by, chemical weapons that were hidden or abandoned years earlier. Does my country have any morality left? I think not. http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/10/14/world/middleeast/us-casualties-of-iraq-chemical-weapons.html?_r=0 Chemical Weapons Found by American Forces in Iraq Between 2004 and 2010, American forces in Iraq encountered thousands of chemical munitions. In several cases, troops were exposed to chemical agents. SOME EXPOSURES DETAILED IN THIS ARTICLE 1 MAY 2004 Two soldiers exposed to sarin from a shell near Baghdad’s Yarmouk neighborhood. 2 SUMMER 2006 Over 2,400 nerve-agent rockets found at this former Republican Guard compound. 3 JULY 2008 Six Marines exposed to mustard agent from an artillery shell at an abandoned bunker. 4 AUGUST 2008 Five American soldiers exposed to mustard agent while destroying a weapons cache. 5 2010 OR EARLY 2011 Hundreds of mustard rounds discovered in a container at this Iraqi security compound.