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cia_63924_63924_01.txt
Subject: CURRENT DISPOSITION IRAQI FORCES
Not Finally Evaluated Intelligence
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JAN 91
COUNTRY:          IRAQ
SUBJ:
CURRENT DISPOSITION OF
IRAQI FORCES IN IRAQ AND KUWAIT
DOI:          JANUARY 1991
IRAQ HAS CHEMICAL WEAPONS STORED IN TWO
PLACES: AT MUSUL AL TAQADDUM QAYYARAH AND 90 KILOMETERS SOUTH
OF THE SARGAT AREA IN MUSUL. IN ADDITION TO THESE TWO
LOCATIONS,          A CHEMICAL WEAPONS DEPOT LOCATED 120
KILOMETERS WEST OF BAGHDAD IN QUBAYSAH (3315 N - 4224 E). ALSO
IN QUBAYSAH ARE TWO DECONTAMINATION APPARATUSES AND FOUR SCUD-B
LAUNCHERS.
BEFORE THE INVASION OF KUWAIT,          IRAQ HAD
IN SALMANPAK ONLY TWO AIR CONDITIONED FACILITIES WHERE IT
PRODUCED BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS AND STORED THEM. RECENTLY,
HOWEVER, IRAQ HAS CONSTRUCTED          MORE SPECIAL UNDERGROUND
STORAGE FACILITIES FOR BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS.
THE TWO STORAGE FACILITIES IN
SALMANPAK ARE ALSO USED TO STORE ELECTRONIC GEAR, FUEL-AIR
EXPLOSIVES, SMART WEAPONS, AND CHEMICAL WEAPONS.
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