Irak: US Depleted Uranium – schreckliche Auswirkungen bei Kindern

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Uranmunition, DU-Munition (von engl.: depleted uranium), ist panzerbrechende Munition, deren Projektile abgereichertes Uran enthalten. … Abgereichertes Uran fällt als Abfallprodukt bei der Anreicherung von Uran für die Energieerzeugung oder Waffenproduktion an.

Children Horribly Deformed by US Chemical Weapons in Iraq (NSFW)

Veröffentlicht am 22.03.2013
„In 2012, European researchers visited a scrap metal site in Al Zubayr, an area near Basrah in southern Iraq. A local police officer told them that the site had at one time held military scrap metal from the bloody battles waged during the American invasion. A local guard told the researchers that children had been seen playing on the scrap during that time, and both adults and children had worked disassembling the military leftovers. At one point, the guard said, members of an international organization with equipment and white suits showed up, told guards that the site was very dangerous and „quickly ran off.“*

The depleted uranium usage in Iraq left lasting effects, on our own troops and in babies born with horrifying deformities in Fallujah and Basra. Is this the legacy of the war, and should people be paying more attention to these awful consequences? Ana Kasparian, Steve Oh (COO of The Young Turks), and Desi Doyen (Green News Report) discuss.

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