Wednesday, March 22, 2006

Video Reports Alleged Attack on Iraqi Family

AP: A videotape taken by an Iraqi shows the aftermath of an alleged attack by U.S. troops on civilians in their homes in a western town last November: a blood-smeared bedroom floor and bits of what appear to be human flesh and bullet holes on the walls. (...)

The images were broadcast a day after residents of Haditha, 140 miles west of Baghdad, told The Associated Press that American troops entered homes and shot dead 15 members of two families, including a 3-year-old girl, after a roadside bomb killed a U.S. Marine.

Last week, the U.S. military announced that a dozen Marines are under investigation for possible war crimes in the Nov. 19 incident, which left at least 23 Iraqis dead in addition to the Marine
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[Update] It gets worse. (hat tip to anonymous commenter) Watch the whole report here...

The Aftermath Of A Massacre

Have American troops been killing unarmed civilians in Iraq?

BBC NEWSNIGHT REPORT - BROADCAST 03/22/06

Report begins 1 Minute 20 seconds into video

Why?  :(This is the account of a nine year old survivor :(

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