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Subject: IRAQI BIOLOGICAL WARFARE PROGRAM  
Not Finally Evaluated Intelligence 
 
TO FACILITATE ELECTRONIC ACCESS, THIS DOCUMENT HAS BEEN 
REFORMATTED TO ELIMINATE INFORMATION THAT DOES NOT PERTAIN 
TO GULF WAR ILLNESS ISSUES OR THAT IS CLASSIFIED. A COPY OF 
THIS REDACTED DOCUMENT, IN ORIGINAL FORMAT, IS AVAILABLE ON 
REQUEST. 
                                                          
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APR 92 
 
FM CIA 
 
 
CITE CIA 331114 
 
 
 
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CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY 
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COUNTRY: IRAQ 
 
SUBJ: REPORT ON THE IRAQI BIOLOGICAL WARFARE 
PROGRAM ANIMAL MEDICINE FACTORY 
SUMMARY: THIS REPORT PROVIDES SOME INFORMATION ON THE 
LOCATION OF AND ACTIVITIES AT THE IRAQI BIOLOGICAL WARFARE 
ANIMAL MEDICINE FACTORY LOCATED BETWEEN BAGHDAD AND ABU 
GHURAYB. 
 
TEXT: 1. THE IRAQI BIOLOGICAL WARFARE (BW) PROGRAM ANIMAL 
MEDICINE FACTORY WAS LOCATED BETWEEN BAGHDAD AND ABU GHURAYB 
IN THE VICINITY OF (33-3.8 N, 44-IS E), APPROXIMATELY 400 
METERS (M) BEFORE THE VETERINARY COLLEGE, -100 M FROM THE 
HIGHWAY, AND JUST BEYOND THE RACE TRACK 
 
2. THE FACILITY BUILDING WAS U-SHAPED AND BADLY DAMAGED 
DURING THE GULF WAR. 
 
3. MOST OF THE FACILITY WAS DEDICATED TO VETERINARY 
MEDICINE,  BUT THE RIGHT ARM OF THE U-SHAPED BUILDING WAS 
INVOLVED IN THE BW EFFORT. 
                                                  WAS   
PHYSICALLY SEPARATED FROM THE OTHER  SECTIONS OF THE 
FACILITY. 
 
      A BACTERIA WAS WORKED ON WORKED ON AT THE FACILITY 
WHICH WHILE MEDICINAL IN SMALL QUANTITIES, BECAME A HIGHLY 
ACTIVATED, LETHAL BIOLOGICAL AGENT WHEN CONCENTRATED. 
 
4. 
 
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