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Use of Depleted Uranium Weapons

Sanchez Univ. of Maryland public policy professor Steve Fetter discussed the effect of DU munitions on peacekeepers in the Balkans.
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 NATO statement on use of Depleted Uranium munitions in the Balkans
 NATO documents on Depleted Uranium weapons
Cargo Screening Deficiencies Found
The failure to detect uranium shipped by a news organization through two U.S. ports revealed serious deficiencies in the federal government's system for screening cargo, the Department of Homeland Security's inspector general reported Thursday.

ABC Ships Uranium Overseas for Story
ABC News says it has exposed a crucial weakness in the nation's port security system by shipping depleted uranium from Jakarta, Indonesia, to Los Angeles. Federal officials say the network seems to have committed a crime.

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