Friday, November 18, 2011

Peter Eyre's Space: At last the British MoD admit to the dangers of Depleted Uranium

Peter Eyre's Space: At last the British MoD admit to the dangers of Depleted Uranium:
... I would add to Lauren’s comments that in the case of Libya they have fired well over 300 missiles that each contain around 350kg of DU in some shape or form which amounts to at least 105,000 kg…….if one can then imagine the millions of nanoparticles that are now in transit around the Mediterranean Region, UK, Europe and beyond. This is not counting all the other DU weapons such as bunker busters and bombs etc or the fact that secondary contamination is on going as the earths carpet of DU succumbs to secondary contamination by the movement of vehicles and strong winds such as sand storms etc...