How "burn pits" in Iraq and Afghanistan may have put veterans at risk

Credit: CBS News- Published on August 17, 2019
Over 1.5 million American troops were deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan between 2001 and 2011. Many returned with visible scars of war -- but for some, their injury is hidden. At some of the military bases throughout those regions, waste materials were disposed of in giant so-called "burn pits," and breathing fumes from those...

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