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cia_64829_64829_01.txt
Subject: IRAQI BW/CW
Not Finally Evaluated Intelligence
TO FACILITATE ELECTRONIC ACCESS, THIS DOCUMENT HAS BEEN
REFORMATTED TO ELIMINATE INFORMATION THAT DOES NOT PERTAIN
TO GULF WAR ILLNESS ISSUES OR THAT IS CLASSIFIED. A COPY OF
THIS REDACTED DOCUMENT, IN ORIGINAL FORMAT, IS AVAILABLE ON
REQUEST.
JAN 91
THE FOLLOWING ARE SEVEN SITES WHICH
ARE LIKELY CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL WEAPON STORAGE AREAS:
--QAYYARH (LONGITUDE 43 DEGS 18' EAST AND LATITUDE 35
DEGS 48' NORTH)
--AL-TAQADDUM          UNABLE TO LOCATE THIS POSITION
ON AVAILABLE MAPS OF THE REGION.
AL-TAQADDUM IS LOCATED NEAR AL MAWSIL (LONGITUDE
43 DEGS 10' EAST AND LATITUDE 36 DEGS 25' NORTH)
--TALLIL
AVAILABLE MAPS OF THE REGION.
TALLIL IS LOCATED NEAR KARKUK (LONGITUDE 44 DEGS 25'
EAST AND LATITUDE 35 DEGS 27' NORTH)
--SHARQAT (LONGITUDE 43 DEGS 14' EAST AND LATITUDE 35 DEGS
31' 50" NORTH)
--SALMAN PAK (LONGITUDE 44 DEGS 35' EAST AND LATITUDE 33
DEGS 06' 30" NORTH)
--TAJ I (          LOCATED AT
LONGITUDE 43 DEGS 27' EAST AND LATITUDE 34 DEGS 55' 03"
NORTH)
--QUBAYSAH (LONGITUDE 42 DEGS 40' EAST AND 33 DEGS 35'
NORTH)
10.          ALL OF THE ABOVE STORAGE AREAS ARE
LOCATED UNDERGROUND AND ARE PROTECTED BY 12 LAYERS OF REINFORCED
CONCRETE TO RESIST DIRECT HITS FROM AN AIR ATTACK. ALL OF THE
STORAGE AREAS ARE DEFENDED BY SOVIET MADE ZSU-23 AND ZSU-24
ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUNS. SOME OF THESE FACILITIES ARE ALSO DEFENDED
BY SOVIET T-54 OR T-55 TANKS AS WELL AS SPECIAL FORCES TO PREVENT
GROUND ATTACKS. THE SITES ARE ALSO EQUIPPED WITH UNDER GROUND
REFRIGERATORS TO STORE THE CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS.
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