Another article on “Depleted Uranium”:http://ko.offroadpakistan.com/world/2003_06/depleted_uranium.html. Slowly, very slowly, people are starting to talk about it. Once the law and order situation in Iraq starts improving and outsiders are let in, this issue is going to start snowballing.
bq. But these grim forecasts were wrong. Despite the advance hype, Hussein’s dreaded arsenal was not the biggest threat to Americans on the battlefield in Iraq. In fact, it was no threat at all.
The real threat ? not only to U.S. troops but to Iraqis as well ? may prove to be a weapon scarcely mentioned before, during or after the war: depleted uranium.
>>Frida Berrigan: “Weapon of Mass Deception”:http://www.alternet.org/story.html?StoryID=16272