The U.S. military lost 190,000 weapons in Iraq

Last October, a weapons audit requested by U.S. Sen. John Warner of Virginia found that the Pentagon had not properly tracked the weapons that U.S. forces were handing out to Iraqi security forces as part of the train-and-equip program. At least 14,000 weapons were simply absent from DoD’s inventory books. Hundreds of thousands of additional serial numbers weren’t recorded, making tracking that much more difficult.

Published in: on August 4, 2007 at 12:24 am  Leave a Comment  

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