Bacteria Brought By GIs?

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Feb 10, 2008 (ABC NEWS) — Troops arriving home from Iraq and Afghanistan are carrying a mysterious, deadly bacteria, according to a magazine report. Doctors have linked the bacterium acinetobacter baumannii to at least seven deaths, as well as to loss of limbs and other severe ailments, according to the report, which found the bacterium has spread quickly since the war in Afghanistan began in the fall of 2001. Full Report