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Depleted Uranium Ammunition used during the Gulf war and the Iraq war are creating huge problems. Cancer is showing up in young vets who were exposed. Ammunition tipped with depleted waste uranium passes through the toughest steel.
The bodies found in Iraqi tanks were called "crispies" which discribes well their effect. Reportedly there is tons of it still in Iraq. Lingering.
Vets who were exposed to Agent Orange are showing up for Chemotherapy at the VA.
Bush and company are screwing the Vets. He must be replaced.
I hope Wes Clark will be the man. He wants full funding for the VA hospitals. The wait for an eye exam at the VA hospital in Miami is almost two years.