I guess there were WMDs in Iraq after all...

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  1. DarkFriday

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    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.:oops:

    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:depressed:

    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.

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    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. ​
     
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    Soldiers in chemical protection gear, including Sgt. Eric J. Duling and Specialist Andrew T. Goldman, examining suspected chemical munitions at a site near Camp Taji, Iraq, on Aug. 16, 2008.

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    What am I supposed to do with this?
     
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    Read the NYTs article/link o_O
     
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    Go have sex with George W. Bush...

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    The American government withheld word about its discoveries even from troops it sent into harm’s way and from military doctors. The government’s secrecy, victims and participants said, prevented troops in some of the war’s most dangerous jobs from receiving proper medical care and official recognition of their wounds.
     
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    Wrong forum.
     
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    Doesn't seem very funny
     
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    This isn't political U fucking morons :rolleyes:
     
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    So Rummie finally disclosed where they are. About time!
     
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    This is news? :scratch:

    Where's my yellow cake? :fil:
     
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    We're 4 trillion in now. Does this mean we will start getting payed back? :wolfowitz:
     
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    U didn't know this information :behave:
     
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    How can nuking the Middle East be a bad thing? :zcoffee:
     
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    Ummmm... I'm pretty sure I knew there were chemical weapons all over that bitch. We had gave it to them, son. Word is bond.
     
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