|From:||Peter Strauss <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 12 Nov 2020 20:44:20 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||Re: [CPEO-MEF] GLOBAL, VETERANS: "Lawmakers Investigate Cancer Cluster of Veterans Who Served at 'K2’ [Karshi-Khanabad, Uzbekistan] Base"|
Interesting that there were trace amounts of chemical weapons. Where did they come from? Sent from my iPhone > On Nov 12, 2020, at 4:29 PM, Lenny Siegel <email@example.com> wrote: > > Lawmakers Investigate Cancer Cluster of Veterans Who Served at 'K2’ Base > > By Patricia Kime > Military.com > November 11, 2020 > > A House committee is investigating cancer diagnoses in more than 400 veterans who served in Uzbekistan after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. > > The House Oversight and Reform National Security Subcommittee plans to hold a hearing Nov. 18 to determine whether the Departments of Veterans Affairs and Defense are taking the health concerns of these former service members seriously. > > "The courageous Americans who served at [Karshi-Khanabad, or K2] were among the first boots on the ground after the September 11 terrorist attacks. Today, many of them face devastating health conditions potentially tied to their service. They are looking for answers -- answers our government has denied them for years," Subcommittee Chairman Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-Mass., said in a release Wednesday. > > … > > For the entire article, see > https://www.military.com/daily-news/2020/11/11/lawmakers-investigate-cancer-cluster-of-veterans-who-served-k2-base.html > > -- > > Lenny Siegel > Executive Director > Center for Public Environmental Oversight > A project of the Pacific Studies Center > LSiegel@cpeo.org > P.O. Box 998, Mountain View, CA 94042 > Voice/Fax: 650-961-8918 > http://www.cpeo.org > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > Military mailing list > Military@lists.cpeo.org > http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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