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ID:

108

Date:

2006-12-05

Headline:

A look at ADS, a "nonlethal" weapon certified as safe for use in Iraq

Reporter's name:

David Hambling

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

Wired News

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

The Air Force's Active Denial System, or ADS, has been found to be safe by military scientists studying the weapon system in the lab and on the mock battlefield, according to documents obtained by Wired News under FOIA. The documents conflict with what some critics argue are unforeseen effects of the weapons system.

Keywords:

Iraq; Air Force; Active Denial System; ADS; nonlethal weapons


Agencies:

DOD

States:

US

Categories:

Iraq
military


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