Lies undepleted

Geoff Hoon, UK defense secretary, last week on BBC Questiontime insisted, “There’s no evidence of any dangers from the use of depleted uranium munitions.” Yet today we read in The Guardian’s report of the latest tragic friendly fire incident that, “Chemical warfare suits had to be worn [by UK forces recovering a body] because of the threat from the depleted uranium used in the American weapons.”

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I am an environmental writer, journalist and speaker living in Cape Town, South Africa.
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