Depleted Uranium

Depleted Uranium has been likened to the biblical wormwood, bringing with it cancers and deformity. It has also been linked with Gulf War Syndrome leaving a legacy of disease and death for generations, not only for Iraqis, but for UK/US troops too

DU Death Toll Tops 11,000

But virtual media silence ensures the public remain in ignorance about the criminal use of Depleted Uranium and its devastating effects on Coalition servicemen and Iraqi civilians alike

Troops could be at cancer risk in Iraq

Australian troops being sent to Iraq in May could be at risk of contracting cancer or conceiving deformed children, doctors warned. The Medical Association for Prevention of War (MAPW) has written to Defence Minister Robert Hill advising him against deploying troops to the Al Muthanna province in southern Iraq. Research teams have found depleted uranium […]

11,000 US Soldiers Dead from DU Poisoning

Considering the tons of depleted uranium used by the U.S., the Iraq war can truly be called a nuclear war

DU – The Stuff of Nightmares

More than 1,000 tons of Depleted Uranium was reportedly fired during the invasion of Iraq, “reportedly” because UK/US authorities are being coy with figures. And no wonder: DU has been tied to Gulf War Syndrome, cancers and severe birth deformities

DU: Washington’s Secret Nuclear War

Depleted Uranium is being used widely in ‘War Against Terror’ but it leaves a terrible legacy. “Many children are born with no eyes, no limbs, or tumours protruding from their mouths and eyes”, says Dr Daud Miraki. Some are barely recognisable as human

Depleted uranium: Dirty bombs, dirty missiles, dirty bullets

“Military men are just dumb stupid animals to be used as pawns in foreign policy.” – Henry Kissinger, quoted in “Kiss the Boys Goodbye: How the United States Betrayed Its Own POW’s in Vietnam”

DU Syndrome Stricken Vets Denied Care

The Pentagon has embarked on a campaign of lies and concealment, in an effort to hide the dangers posed by Depleted Uranium and avoid paying medical costs for afflicted vets

Cancer Epidemic Caused by U.S. WMD

The “War on Terror” is taking it toll, not just on combatants and Iraqi civilians but on US service personnel, who are suffering chronic health problems, more than five times the rate of Viet Nam vets and four times the rate of Korean War vets

The Government’s War on Soldiers

Award winning journalist Rick Anderson, examines how the US Government is waging war on its own soldiers. Through a combination of Depleted Uranium, vaccines, medical cutbacks and official denial

Radiation in Iraq Equals 250,000 Nagasaki Bombs

This article is about how much radioactive uranium our guys, representing us, the citizens of the United States, let fly in Iraq. Turns out they used about 4,000,000 pounds of the stuff, give or take. That is a bunch

How America Nukes Its Own Troops

It’s been linked to cancer, Gulf War Syndrome and birth defects and the US has dumped 17 million tons of it in Iraq. Not only will it affect as yet unborn generations of Iraqis, but US troops too

The horror of Depleted Uranium is not limited to Iraq – it may well be at our doorsteps

Britain and America not only used DU in the most recent Iraq war, they dramatically increased its use – from a minimum of 320 tons in the previous war to at minimum of 1500 tons in this one

A People Betrayed: The 10-year Holocaust in Iraq

John Pilger reports on the steady and ongoing genocide in Iraq that until recently the mainstream media have largely ignored

Iraq’s real WMD crime

“Depleted uranium has a half life of 4.7 billion years – that means thousands upon thousands of Iraqi children will suffer for tens of thousands of years to come. This is what I call terrorism,” says Dr Ahmad Hardan

War with Iraq Means Cancer

British soldiers face a far more deadly legacy than bullets from Saddam’s army if they invade Iraq as part of an Allied attack on the country. Leading scientists are convinced that they – and eventually their families – will be exposed to cancer-causing agents that have killed tens of thousands of Iraqis in the last […]

Nano-particles pinpointed

Christopher Bollyn explains how Depleted Uranium is a veritable ‘wormwood’: killing US troops and Iraqi civilians alike and leaving a deadly legacy in the land itself