Freedom of Information Request (2005)

  • MoD Response (PDF File) (02 Aug 2005)
  • IAG Request for clarification (16 July 2005)
  • MoD Response (PDF File) (15 July 2005)
  • IAG Freedom of Information Request (24 Apr 2005)

    Following the UK government admission that US Forces in Iraq have been using the MK77 firebomb, Mike Lewis of the Iraq Analysis Group submitted the following Freedom of Information Request to the UK Ministry of Defence:

    "All factual information, comments and opinions requested and received by the Ministry of Defence from Departments of the United States Government or the United States military (including but not limited to the Department of State and the Department of Defense) regarding: (a) the use of MK-77 bombs by US armed forces in Iraq (b) the use of any other incendiary bombs or firebombs, including 'napalm', by Coalition forces in Iraq.

    The request is for information, comments and opinions requested and received between March 2003 and the present."