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May 28, 2014 Louisiana Gov. Jindal signs legislation in support of veterans KTBS-TV 
May 28, 2014 Veteran Legislation Moves Forward in Louisiana KLFY-TV 
May 20, 2014 Veterans Returning Home From Iraq, Afghanistan Point To Open Air Burn Pits As New ‘Agent Orange’ KPIX-TV 
May 8, 2014 Report: KBR wants Supreme Court to hear burn-pit lawsuits Stars and Stripes 
May 7, 2014 Contractor KBR asks Supreme Court to rule on burn-pit lawsuits Marine Corps Times 
May 2, 2014 Veterans of the Burn Pits The American Conservative 
April 24, 2014 Marine's death raises questions KUSA-TV 
April 23, 2014 Marine's family blames cancer on service KUSA-TV 
April 23, 2014 'Our plan was to grow old together': Heartbroken widow of decorated Marine, 33, who succumbed to cancer blames his early death on controversial burn pits in Iraq The Daily Mail 
April 8, 2014 The Other Wounds The Washington Post 
February 10, 2014 Military Questions Test For Lung Damage In Soldiers WTVF-TV 
January 14, 2014 Veteran with terminal illness finds new passion KVVU-TV 
December 16, 2013 Report: New trash incinerators in Afghanistan never used by U.S. Army Times 
December 16, 2013 U.S. paid $5.4 million for unusable incinerators at Afghan base: inspector Reuters 
December 16, 2013 Report: Military wasted money on Afghan incinerators USA Today 
December 16, 2013 SIGAR: Millions spent on incinerators in Afghanistan that were never used Stars and Stripes 
December 16, 2013 IG: Army's Failed Incinerator Left Troops Exposed 
December 16, 2013 US Knowingly Purchased Faulty $5 Million Incinerators, Forcing Troops To Work Open-Air Burn Pits Business Insider 
December 16, 2013 ‘Complete waste’: Army Corps flushed $5.4M on ‘unusable’ trash incinerators, probe finds Fox News 
November 11, 2013 32 Tumors and More: Middle East War Veterans Getting Strange Ailments TakePart 
November 11, 2013 Doctor: Lung Damage For Thousands Of Soldiers Goes Undiagnosed WTVF-TV 
November 4, 2013 N.H.'s Shea-Porter gets look at respiratory protection for soldiers Examiner 
October 28, 2013 Ring of Fire: Why Our Military's Toxic Burn Pits Are Making Soldiers Sick The Verge 
October 21, 2013 Research stalls on dangers of military burn pits Democrat & Chronicle 
July 24, 2013 VA extends public comment period on new burn pit registry Navy Times 
July 22, 2013 Udall, Corker Call For End Of Use Of Burn Pits In Afghanistan The Chattanoogan 
July 17, 2013 Marines’ Afghan open burn pits questioned as incinerators stand idle McClatchy 
July 14, 2013 Trash Burning Poses Health Risk to Americans in Afghanistan ABC News 
July 11, 2013 Burn pit at U.S. Marine base in Afghanistan poses health risk -inspector Reuters 
July 11, 2013 IG report: Camp Leatherneck burn pit may endanger health Marine Corps Times 
July 11, 2013 "Toxic" trash may endanger U.S. soldiers' health in Afghanistan, inspector general says CBS News 
July 11, 2013 Report shows open-air burn pits still used at bases USA Today 
July 11, 2013 Report: Burn Pits Still Used In Afghanistan, Endanger Troop Health Forbes 
July 11, 2013 Report: Afghanistan Burn Pits May Put Troops’ Health At Risk KPBS-FM 
July 11, 2013 Toxic Burn Pits at U.S. Marine Base in Afghanistan Threaten Health Scientific American 
July 11, 2013 Toxic trash threatens Marines in Afghanistan, government report shows NBC News 
June 28, 2013 Stony Brook Eyes 'Center of Excellence' Distinction to Help Veterans Three Village Patch 
June 27, 2013 Bishop: Study effects of toxic 'burn pits' Newsday 
June 27, 2013 Lawmakers want new VA-DoD burn pit research centers Air Force Times 
June 27, 2013 Legislation would fund research into effects of burn pits on troops Stars and Stripes 
June 21, 2013 Senators to VA: Ramp up outreach on burn pit registry Marine Corps Times 
June 5, 2013 VA seeks input on burn-pit registry Marine Corps Times 
June 4, 2013 Burn-pit claimants will appeal judge's dismissal Navy Times 
May 18, 2013 VA researcher quits over burn pit studies News Herald 
May 13, 2013 FOX Files Follow Up: Veterans Hope For Burn Pit Answers KTVI-TV 
May 9, 2013 VA's new budget missing funds to create burn-pit registry Navy Times 
April 26, 2013 IG: Afghanistan FOB's broken incinerators force troops to keep using burn pits Air Force Times 
April 25, 2013 IG: $5M Wasted On Incinerators, Troops At Risk 
April 25, 2013 Report: Military Wasted Millions Using Controversial Burn Pits KPBS-TV 
April 25, 2013 U.S. military faulted for burn-pit use Washington Post 
April 5, 2013 Veterans Corner: Burn-pit registry for veterans Hanford Sentinel 
March 13, 2013 Researcher says officials covered up vets' health data USA Today 
March 9, 2013 Illness from burn pits a health issue for returning vets CBS News 
February 28, 2013 Halliburton, KBR Burn Pit Suit Thrown Out by U.S. Judge Bloomberg 
February 15, 2013 Local Veterans May Face Burn Pile Risks Dalles Chronicle 
January 26, 2013 Health answers sought about burned-off war garbage Associated Press 
January 15, 2013 Terminally ill vet sheds light on major war issue KVVU-TV 
January 13, 2013 Burn pit exposure cuts Poquoson soldier's career short Daily Press 
January 10, 2013 'This generation's Agent Orange:' New registry to tally, track burn pit illnesses among vets NBC News 
January 10, 2013 President Obama Signs Katie’s Law, Burn Pit Registry Bills Albuquerque Journal 
January 10, 2013 President Obama Signs Burn Pit Law, FOX2 Exposed KTVI-TV 
January 10, 2013 President Obama Signs Burn Pit Law KPLR-TV 
January 10, 2013 Burn-pit registry for veterans signed into law Marine Corps Times 
January 9, 2013 Robstown Couple's Efforts Will Help Thousands of Veterans KRIS-TV 
January 4, 2013 Burn pit registry bill passes House KOB-TV 
December 25, 2012 Marine pursuing fresh look at war The Spokesman-Review 
December 20, 2012 Udall fights for burn pit measure KOB-TV 
December 20, 2012 Senate Passes Udall’s Burn Pit Registry Bill Albuquerque Journal 
December 20, 2012 Senate OKs more TAP classes, burn pit registry Marine Corps Times 
December 3, 2012 Vets Concerned About Exposure to Burn Pits KARK-TV 
October 28, 2012 Cedar Rapids family links ex-soldier’s death to burn pit The Gazette 
October 25, 2012 Veteran’s Family Blames Cancer Death on Army Burn Pits KCRG-TV 
October 4, 2012 Red Fridays - Burn Pits, the new Agent Orange ChicagoNow 
September 19, 2012 DoD: Burn pits not main pollutant at bases Air Force Times 
September 12, 2012 House passes Akin legislation Washington Times 
September 12, 2012 Senate panel approves burn pit registry Army Times 
September 4, 2012 Burn, Baby, Burn Huffington Post 
August 11, 2012 Lung disease put on list for faster benefits Army Times 
August 10, 2012 Russell Keith, who testified to Congress about dangerous burn pits in Gulf War, dies at 53 Huntsville Times 
July 16, 2012 KBR seeks dismissal of lawsuits over burn pits Navy Times 
July 13, 2012 Companies seek to dismiss suit on burn-pit risk Navy Times 
July 12, 2012 U.S. House panel advances burn-pit bill Associated Press 
July 11, 2012 Burn Pit Registry Moves Forward KTVI-TV 
July 10, 2012 Fox Files: Smoking Military Memo KTVI-TV 
July 2, 2012 'Burn-Pit' Registry Bill Heads Toward House Floor 
June 29, 2012 Lawmakers vote to create VA burn pit registry Navy Times 
June 13, 2012 VA: Burn-pit registry would not be effective Air Force Times 
June 1, 2012 Lawmaker wants more info on burn pit exposures Army Times 
May 28, 2012 This Hometown Hero is dying for his cause KOB-TV 
May 24, 2012 The Pits of Hell Huffington Post 
May 23, 2012 Combat ‘Burn Pits’ Ruin Immune Systems, Study Shows Wired 
May 22, 2012 Burn Pits A Danger To Troops' Health, Says Leaked Memo KPBS-TV 
May 22, 2012 Leaked Memo: Afghan ‘Burn Pit’ Could Wreck Troops’ Hearts, Lungs Wired 
May 22, 2012 Leaked memo: Afghan 'burn pit’ could wreck troops’ hearts, lungs Stars and Stripes 
May 18, 2012 Family believes Iraq fires caused soldier’s death The Spokesman-Review 
May 17, 2012 Congressman calls for action on burn pits linked to soldier deaths Scranton Times Tribune 
May 16, 2012 Swoyersville soldier loses battle against lung disease The Citizens' Voice 
April 20, 2012 Soldier's Wife Seeking Congressional Support Against Burn Pits KRIS-TV 
March 8, 2012 National Jewish Health investigating deployment-related lung diseases KUSA-TV 
March 8, 2012 Sick soldiers: Symptoms exist but the diagnosis unclear Medill Reports 
February 6, 2012 Families link burn pits to health woes, debt Marine Corps Times 
February 1, 2012 U.S. Military Toxins: The Gift That Keeps on Killing In These Times 
January 24, 2012 Toledo native is invited to State of Union speech Toledo Blade 
November 12, 2011 Los Lunas native fighting for fellow burn pit victims Valencia County News-Bulletin 
November 11, 2011 Vet seeks to shed light on burn pit effects Las Cruces Sun-News 
November 10, 2011 Burned Out The Investigative Fund 
November 7, 2011 Bill would create registry for veterans exposed to burn pits overseas Southeast Missourian 
November 7, 2011 Burn pits sicken soldiers Tampa Tribune 
November 5, 2011 New Mexico veteran fights for burn pit legislation and wins KOB-TV 
November 5, 2011 Bill would help veterans exposed to burn pits Las Cruces Sun-News 
November 4, 2011 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Burn Pit Legislation to Support Veterans The State Column 
November 3, 2011 FOX Files: Congressman Todd Akin Pushes for Burn Pit Registry KTVI-TV 
November 3, 2011 Legislation creates burn-pit registry for military vets Associated Press 
November 3, 2011 'Burn pits' registry demanded by vets who claim disease links St. Louis Beacon 
November 2, 2011 Veterans back bill to create registry of illnesses blamed on burn pits Stars and Stripes 
November 2, 2011 Military's burn pit exposure spurs fight Tampa Tribune 
November 1, 2011 Burn pits' effects on health uncertain Pittsburgh Tribune-Review 
November 1, 2011 Burn Pit Study Inconclusive on Health Effects Stars and Stripes 
November 1, 2011 Local Couple Pushes For Burn Pit Legislation KZTV-TV 
October 31, 2011 Military Burn Pits: 'Inconclusive' Evidence It Is Unhealthy ABC News 
October 31, 2011 Study on ‘Burn Pits’ Cites Inadequate Evidence of Health Effects New York Times 
October 31, 2011 Study: Health effects from military burn pits inconclusive USA Today 
October 31, 2011 Study Finds No Evidence of Health Problems From Burn Pits American Forces Press Service 
October 28, 2011 U.S. Military Waste A Smoldering Afghan Health Issue Radio Free Europe 
October 25, 2011 VA works to improve treatment of Gulf illness USA Today 
October 22, 2011 Veteran fights to bring light to burn pit dangers KOB-TV 
September 19, 2011 Burn pits' role in troops' array of illnesses fans concerns at VA Pittsburgh Tribune-Review 
August 31, 2011 Toxic tour Daily Commercial 
August 24, 2011 Smoke Signals Oxford American 
August 15, 2011 Smoke Screen Guernica 
July 21, 2011 Rare lung disease diagnosed in soldiers The Tennessean 
July 20, 2011 DOD Continues to Study Dust, Burn Pit Health Effects American Forces Press Service 
July 20, 2011 Toxic Air Linked to Long-Term Damage for Deployed Troops ABC News 
July 20, 2011 Afghan, Iraq deployment linked to lung ailment Associated Press 
July 20, 2011 Downrange deployments linked to untreatable lung ailment Stars and Stripes 
July 7, 2011 "Burn Pits" Blamed For Veterans' Illnesses: Local Family Raising Awareness KRIS-TV 
June 20, 2011 Lung ailments rise among Iraq, Afghan veterans New York Times 
May 25, 2011 Veterans facing different enemy: burn pits WINK-TV 
May 25, 2011 House approves Schiff measure requiring health assessment of military burn pits Pasadena Star-News 
May 20, 2011 Senators demand 'burn pits' update Tampa Tribune 
May 18, 2011 Senators question delay in burn pit safety measures Stars and Stripes 
May 17, 2011 Troops in Mideast Face Breathing Ills Wall Street Journal 
May 11, 2011 Navy researcher links toxins in war-zone dust to ailments USA Today 
April 29, 2011 Military: Troop ailments, from backs to breathing, swell USA Today 
April 29, 2011 Burn pits, TBI blamed for sharp increase in military ailments Stars and Stripes 
March 4, 2011 Vet links burn pits to health crisis KRQE-TV 
February 14, 2011 A soldier named Lucky, part 2 Southeast Missourian 
February 10, 2011 V.A. Doctors Still Appear To Be In Denial About Burn Pits KTVI-TV 
February 10, 2011 Troops near burn pits to get masks, respirators Air Force Times 
February 10, 2011 More protection for troops working near burn pits Stars and Stripes 
January 31, 2011 Madison grad laid to rest San Antonio Express-News 
January 13, 2011 New "Agent Orange" Being Blamed for Veterans' Illness KRIS-TV 
January 5, 2011 Senators want breathing masks for burn pit workers Stars and Stripes 
January 5, 2011 Senators want masks for burn pit workers Newsday 
January 3, 2011 Soldier from W. Babylon dies of rare cancer Newsday 
December 29, 2010 Army sergeant's widow wants military to pay burial expenses Tampa Tribune 
December 15, 2010 Local doctor, researchers aid soldiers nationwide Times Beacon Record 
December 4, 2010 Ailing veteran gets long-delayed recognition St. Louis Post-Dispatch 
November 30, 2010 Ex-Contractor: Burn Pit Smoke Made Me Sick WNEP-TV 
November 10, 2010 Unknown Enemy: Soldier Fights Illness Southern Pines Pilot 
November 5, 2010 The enemy didn't hurt soldier in Iraq; the toxic smoke did Tampa Tribune 
October 18, 2010 Report: Burn pits still going unchecked Salt Lake Tribune 
October 17, 2010 War-zone burn pits violate laws, GAO says Air Force Times 
October 15, 2010 'Burn pits' still in use in Iraq, Afghanistan UPI 
October 15, 2010 Audit: Military using potentially harmful methods of burning trash CNN 
October 4, 2010 S.C. veterans and contractors can proceed with lawsuit over Iraq, Afghanistan burn-pits Charleston Post and Courier 
September 18, 2010 Incinerators need to be installed at Balad Air Base, senators and veterans say Ventura County Star 
September 12, 2010 Veteran fights VA over exposure to burn pits St. Louis Post-Dispatch 
September 9, 2010 Halliburton, KBR Ordered by Judge to Face Military Suits Over Pit Burning Bloomberg 
September 7, 2010 Huntsville man still waits for help for ailments he says caused by burn pits in Iraq Huntsville Times 
August 6, 2010 Alarms sound over trash fires in war zones of Afghanistan, Iraq Washington Post 
August 6, 2010 Veterans Sound Alarm Over Burn-Pit Exposure New York Times 
August 6, 2010 Ailing vets sue over smoke from trash fires in Iraq, Afghanistan MSNBC 
July 1, 2010 Study: Respiratory illnesses higher near infamous Balad burn pit Stars and Stripes 
July 1, 2010 Toxic Exposure – the Environmental Reality of Wars Firedoglake 
June 26, 2010 Cloud of Smoke Could Put Soldiers' Lives at Risk CBS News 
June 23, 2010 Shut down burn pits, lung association urges Navy Times 
June 21, 2010 Military Veterans Worry About Exposure to Toxic Waste U.S. News & World Report 
May 27, 2010 Afghanistan: A slow burn Salon 
May 26, 2010 Tucson man making a difference by cycling for a cause KVOA-TV 
May 23, 2010 Yuma veteran joins burn pit lawsuit Yuma Sun 
May 17, 2010 First step on burn pits Marine Corps Times 
May 17, 2010 War Veteran Says Military Burn Pits Caused His Cancer KSWT-TV 
May 14, 2010 U.S. Veteran joins burn pits lawsuit KYMA-TV 
May 7, 2010 VA letter addresses burn pits, other hazards Navy Times 
May 6, 2010 Burn Pits Put Our Soldiers at Risk KTLA-TV 
April 29, 2010 FOX Files: The Military's Toxic Burn Pits KPLR-TV 
April 27, 2010 Soldiers in need of care Clarksville Leaf Chronicle 
April 26, 2010 Soldiers return with mystery lung disease Clarksville Leaf Chronicle 
April 1, 2010 An Insidious, Invisible Enemy U.S. News & World Report 
March 25, 2010 Cancer patient blames toxic burn pits in Iraq Arizona Daily Star 
March 17, 2010 Another Gulf War Syndrome? Mother Jones 
March 1, 2010 Stamp Out Burn Pits Air Force Times 
February 28, 2010 Bill mandates medical exams Omaha World-Herald 
February 25, 2010 Health Panel Begins Probing Impacts of Burn Pits New York Times 
February 24, 2010 VA, DoD seek better data on burn-pit exposure Army Times 
February 23, 2010 War-zone Burn Pits Examples Military Times 
February 23, 2010 Local veteran warns servicemen about the danger of "burn pits" in Iraq KTHV-TV 
February 21, 2010 Why did Sgt. Thomas die? Omaha World-Herald 
February 18, 2010 Veterans speak out against burn pits Los Angeles Times 
February 11, 2010 Plan would aid burn pit victims Times Beacon Record 
February 7, 2010 GIs tell of horrors from burn pits Houston Chronicle 
February 3, 2010 Local Iraq vet blames Balad burn pit for Parkinson's disease Huntsville Times 
February 1, 2010 Ill wind blows, some in Houston Guard unit believe Houston Chronicle 
January 31, 2010 The 'Burn Pits' Of Iraq And Afghanistan National Public Radio 
January 27, 2010 Defense officials seek better data on burn pits Army Times 
January 25, 2010 Veterans’ Health Concerns Inspire Bill By LI Pol Newsday 
January 25, 2010 Reporter Explores Link Between Warzone Burn Pits And Veteran Illnesses KPBS-FM 
January 24, 2010 NH's Shea-Porter supports troop-toxic waste bill Associated Press 
January 21, 2010 Legislation would create burn pit registry Salt Lake Tribune 
January 21, 2010 Burn-pit stonewalling Army Times 
January 20, 2010 Home Fires: In Balad, Smoke and Fire New York Times 
January 19, 2010 Balad burn pit harmed troops living 1 mile away Navy Times 
January 18, 2010 2010 spending bill lacks bite in curtailing burn-pit ops Navy Times 
January 18, 2010 DoD shows first signs of acknowledging burn-pit woes Navy Times 
January 15, 2010 Vets: Burn pits are killing us Salt Lake Tribune 
January 15, 2010 Government waits for proof - sometimes for decades - before caring for sick veterans Salt Lake Tribune 
December 26, 2009 Pentagon promises study on burn pits Stars and Stripes 
December 19, 2009 S.D. veteran sues over waste-pit fumes in Iraq Argus Leader 
December 18, 2009 Military: Burn pits could cause long-term damage to troops CNN 
December 18, 2009 Burn pit data worthless, expert says Air Force Times 
December 15, 2009 Military: Burn pits caused illnesses Salt Lake Tribune 
December 3, 2009 Iraq/Afghanistan deployment tied to respiratory woes Reuters 
November 18, 2009 Lawmaker aims to push new burn pit legislation Environment & Energy Daily 
November 14, 2009 Cape vet joins suit against contractors Cape Cod Times 
November 14, 2009 City GI joins in suit of Iraq contractor Fort Wayne Journal Gazette 
November 12, 2009 Two local veterans file lawsuit against civilian defense contractors Wisconsin State Journal 
November 12, 2009 Salem soldier sues over burn pits in Iraq Salem Gazette 
November 11, 2009 KBR, Halliburton sued over toxic ‘burn pits’ Boston Herald 
November 11, 2009 'There's No Such Thing as the EPA Here' New York Times 
November 11, 2009 Military contractors sued over Iraq 'burn pits' Associated Press 
November 11, 2009 Soldier sues over toxic burn pits Salem News 
November 11, 2009 Troops sue KBR over toxic waste in Iraq, Afghanistan AFP 
November 10, 2009 Former medic in Iraq returns after testifying about open burn pits in Iraq WAFF-TV 
November 10, 2009 Three ND soldiers suing contractors over burn pit at camps in Iraq, Afghanistan Forum of Fargo-Moorhead 
November 10, 2009 Halliburton, KBR named in suit over 'burn pits' Houston Chronicle 
November 8, 2009 Soldiers claim war zone contractors exposed them to toxins Nashville Post 
November 7, 2009 4 Colo. vets sue Halliburton, KBR Associated Press 
November 6, 2009 Families, DOD spar over dangers of burn pit smoke Stars and Stripes 
November 6, 2009 KBR Exposed 100,000 to Poisons, Class Claims Courthouse News Service 
November 6, 2009 Military’s stance on burn pits assailed Army Times 
November 3, 2009 Bishop's burn pit legislation signed into law The East Hampton Press 
October 31, 2009 Definitive answers lacking on danger of smoke Tacoma News Tribune 
October 31, 2009 Burn pit smoke may be making local soldiers sick Tacoma News Tribune 
October 28, 2009 Obama to Sign Law Protecting Troops From Toxic Fumes Newsweek 
October 27, 2009 Congress introduces bill to monitor 'toxic burn pits' at US bases that have been poisoning soldiers Sunset District Libertarian Examiner 
October 27, 2009 Vets Score One Against DoD on Burn Pits The American Conservative 
October 20, 2009 ‘Burn pit’ lawsuits land in Greenbelt Maryland Daily Record 
October 11, 2009 Lawmakers move to protect troops from toxic materials The Hill 
October 9, 2009 Toxic substances at U.S. bases brought to light Associated Press 
October 7, 2009 ‘Burn pits’ in Afghanistan caused illness, says Enterprise man Dothan Eagle 
October 1, 2009 Burn Victims The American Conservative 
September 24, 2009 Iraq veteran says health problems due to burn pits KWWL TV 
September 11, 2009 House wants burn-pit curbs in defense budget Marine Corps Times 
August 24, 2009 Burn Victims The American Conservative 
August 14, 2009 Obama: Fixing VA could take years Army Times 
August 7, 2009 Obama reaffirms commitment to veterans Army Times 
August 4, 2009 Obama says burn pits won't become another Agent Orange Stars and Stripes 
July 30, 2009 Army report warned of burn-pit effects Air Force Times 
July 18, 2009 Veterans file lawsuit alleging exposure to toxic smoke, ash, fumes Oklahoma Journal Record 
July 18, 2009 2 Oklahoma veterans sue contractors Tulsa World 
July 15, 2009 Congress turns up heat on burn pits Army Times 
July 2, 2009 Bishop bill aims to curtail danger posed to troops by toxins from open-air pits The Southampton Press 
June 30, 2009 Lung disease of soldier linked to burn pits Army Times 
June 27, 2009 Shea-Porter gets burn pit ban Manchester Democrat Examiner 
June 27, 2009 A Sickening Situation Newsweek 
June 25, 2009 House moves to tighten rules on burn pits Air Force Times 
June 25, 2009 House votes to limit use of burn pits on bases CNN 
June 24, 2009 Did KBR know Iraq locale was polluted, putting soldiers at risk? Associated Press 
June 24, 2009 Lawmakers seek 12-month limit on burn pits Navy Times 
June 17, 2009 Burn pits cited as the work of KBR Manchester Democrat Examiner 
June 16, 2009 5 more burn-pit lawsuits filed against KBR Marine Corps Times 
June 12, 2009 Burn pit caused injuries, suit says Charleston Post and Courier 
June 12, 2009 NH congresswoman: Snuff burn pits Manchester Democrat Examiner 
June 11, 2009 Lawmakers Blast Use of 'Deadly' Burn Pits at U.S. Bases in Iraq and Afghanistan Fox News 
June 11, 2009 Veterans Attribute Health Issues To Burning Waste Talk Radio News Service  
June 11, 2009 Vets protest open-pit fires in war zones The Hill 
June 10, 2009 Lawmakers to hold news briefing on burn pits Military Times 
June 4, 2009 6 Texans sue over war-zone burn pits San Antonio Express-News 
May 27, 2009 Lawmakers ask GAO to review burn pit data Air Force Times 
May 21, 2009 Bill would regulate war-zone burn pits Army Times 
May 8, 2009 Local says burn pits in Iraq damaged him Coastal Courier 
May 3, 2009 25 of 41 ordered incinerators are now in place on Iraq bases Stars and Stripes 
May 1, 2009 Airmen sue Iraq contractors claiming health damage Wyoming Tribune Eagle 
April 28, 2009 Nine burn-pit lawsuits filed against KBR Army Times 
April 28, 2009 Halliburton, KBR sued for alleged ill effects of 'burn pits' CNN 
March 31, 2009 Lawmakers seek details of burn pit data Navy Times 
March 30, 2009 Burn-pit study needed Marine Corps Times 
March 18, 2009 VA to monitor burn-pit exposure data Military Times 
March 17, 2009 VA to look into effects of 'burn pits' on veterans CNN 
March 16, 2009 Planned burn pit lawsuits gain steam Air Force Times 
March 12, 2009 Toxic waste was hazardous to troops, memo says Duluth News-Tribune 
February 27, 2009 A Clean Fight New York Times 
February 26, 2009 Congressmen want more info on 'burn pit' claims CNN 
February 17, 2009 Benefit victory not end for vet's widow in Eustis Orlando Sentinel 
February 5, 2009 Lawmakers call for action on burn pits Army Times 
January 1, 2009 Iraq war veterans exposed to toxins Disabled American Veterans Magazine 
December 24, 2008 Report cites low health risk from burn pits Army Times 
December 16, 2008 Petraeus: Military studying burn pit fumes Army Times 
December 15, 2008 Effects of toxic smoke worry troops returning from Iraq CNN 
December 9, 2008 Congressional Scrutiny of Military Burn Pits in Middle East Growing InsideEPA 
December 8, 2008 Suit claims Halliburton, KBR sickened base Army Times 
November 27, 2008 Troops air complaints about burn pits Air Force Times 
November 23, 2008 Military mum on dirty air in Iraq Salt Lake Tribune 
November 22, 2008 Army report shows chemicals at burn pit site Army Times 
November 16, 2008 Burn pit fallout Army Times 
November 15, 2008 A dark fog Army Times 
November 9, 2008 Senator wants answers on dangers of burn pits Army Times 
November 7, 2008 Open-air Trash Burning in Iraq a Hot Issue Stars and Stripes 
November 3, 2008 Pentagon must recognize burn-pit health hazards Marine Corps Times 
November 2, 2008 Burn pit may have harmed troops Gannett News Service 
October 30, 2008 Hill AFB Officer Worries That Iraqi Burn Pit Threatens Troops' Health Salt Lake Tribune 
October 29, 2008 Burn pit at Balad raises health concerns Army Times 
October 3, 2008 Report: Army making toxic mess in war zones Military Times 
October 3, 2008 The Challenge of Making Iraq and Afghanistan Battlefields "Green" Soldier's Home 
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