NJ Spotlight News

Proposed legislation for veterans exposed to burn pits

Clip: 06/29/2022 | 3m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

Up until just 12 years ago, military burn pits were commonly used in Iraq, Afghanistan and other overseas military bases -- used to dispose of waste, including many items producing toxic smoke. In some locations, the burn pits were massive operations., covering acres of land making the hazardous smoke inescapable.

Aired: 06/29/22

Rating: NR

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