1997: The CIA apologizes to veterans of the Gulf War

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The CIA apologizes to veterans of the Gulf War for failing to alert the military to the danger of old chemical weapons that were stored in a depot, which U.S. troops blew up in the Persian Gulf War.

To: 
Veterans of the Gulf War
From: 
CIA
Year of Apology: 
1997
Footnote: 
McAllister, Bill. “CIA Knew In ’84 of Iraq Poison Gas.” Washington Post. April 10, 1997.