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ProgressiveProfessor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-24-09 08:01 PM
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4. They are currently allowed under the LOW and many nations use it
Its also not clear how much DU was used. It would not have made sense to use large quantities. Same with WP
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  -Long term soil devastation in Gaza due to use of white phosphorus and depleted uranium DogPoundPup  Jan-24-09 07:48 PM   #0 
  - why were the Israelis allowed to use these nasty substances?  Rosa Luxemburg   Jan-24-09 07:49 PM   #1 
  - because there is no one to stop them.  madrchsod   Jan-24-09 07:59 PM   #3 
  - They are currently allowed under the LOW and many nations use it  HardcoreProgressive   Jan-24-09 08:01 PM   #4 
  - I wonder can be stop using it now?  Rosa Luxemburg   Jan-24-09 08:02 PM   #5 
     - The LOWs need to be updated in a number of areas  HardcoreProgressive   Jan-24-09 08:06 PM   #7 
        - depleted uranium is ATOMIC WASTE  Donnachaidh   Jan-24-09 08:50 PM   #9 
        - Are you aware its in many commercial airliners as ballast?  HardcoreProgressive   Jan-24-09 10:13 PM   #12 
        - Using the argument that this is no big deal because "There is also very very little arable land in  ConsAreLiars   Jan-25-09 01:53 AM   #14 
           - Read for content much?  HardcoreProgressive   Jan-25-09 12:39 PM   #16 
  - "They created a desolation, and they called it peace!" -- Tacitus  DogPoundPup   Jan-24-09 08:02 PM   #6 
  - unless there is a rapid response  madrchsod   Jan-24-09 07:58 PM   #2 
  - White phosphorus - create a screen for troop advancement?  higher class   Jan-24-09 08:13 PM   #8 
  - WP is used as an obscurant - it creates very dense smoke  hack89   Jan-24-09 09:21 PM   #10 
  - Yes used as long lasting smokescreen  Duckhunter935   Jan-24-09 09:21 PM   #11 
  - DU is used for armor piercingrounds or deep penetration bombs  HardcoreProgressive   Jan-24-09 10:18 PM   #13 
     - Radioactive substances are used in medicine,  ConsAreLiars   Jan-25-09 02:14 AM   #15 
        - What did I post that was incorrect?  HardcoreProgressive   Jan-25-09 12:43 PM   #17 
  - I wouldn't be worried about the white phosphorus.  igil   Jan-25-09 03:13 PM   #18 
     - Don't you go getting scientific or factual here, it really upsets some of the locals  HardcoreProgressive   Jan-25-09 08:30 PM   #19 

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