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US military ordering troops in Iraq to dust off chemical weapon suits | Fox News

US military ordering troops in Iraq to dust off chemical weapon suits | Fox News

The U.S. military has ordered its nearly 3,500 troops stationed in Iraq to reacquaint themselves with their chemical weapons suits due to evidence that the Islamic State has obtained chemical weapons and used them on multiple occasions.

“It is a precautionary measure,” a defense official told Fox News, acknowledging the order.

Source: US military ordering troops in Iraq to dust off chemical weapon suits | Fox News