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Syria: Military Intervention

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 51596, tabled on 2 November 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether his US counterpart has provided him with information on the use of depleted uranium in Coalition operations in Syria; and if he will make a statement.

Answered on

8 November 2016

The UK is not using depleted uranium in any of the weapons used in our counter-Daesh military operations in Iraq and Syria. The operational use of weapons by other nations is a matter for them to comment upon.