British Government Says No Central Register of DU in Iraq Kept
In response to written questions in parliament asked by Angus Robertson MP to the Secretary of State for Defence about British DU deployment, location and recovery in Iraq, he replied "I am withholding information about numbers of rounds of DU munitions deployed on operations (in Iraq)... All surplus DU ammunition has now been returned to the UK. Obvious surface-lying DU fragments continue to be removed from the battlefield as they are discovered, however the details of DU findings are not held centrally."
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