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We Remember These Crimes

The Bush/Cheney criminals are now again about to murder people in foreign countries in the name of their personal greed.
"Even in Vietnam I didn't see anything like this. It's pathetic."
- Major Bob Nugent
Army intelligence officer

GULF WAR I

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Photo ? 1991 Kenneth Jarecke / Contact Press Images

"Photo of a dead human burned completely black; he is frozen in place in an upright position as he leans on the edge of some metallic surface of a vehicle, perhaps the door or hood. His face is melted and his lips are burned away so that his teeth are revealed in a hideous grimace; the skin is peeling off his charred skull, his hands and arms are burned and melted to the bone."

HIGHWAY OF DEATH

THE UNSEEN GULF WAR

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A few days after the end of the Gulf ground war, an Iraqi soldier lies in the desert near where his convoy of vehicles was bombed and strafed by Allied aircraft as the convoy attempted to retreat from Kuwait back to Iraq. This was a different and much less exposed convoy that was bombed, from the Mile of Death. This convoy was on an obscure road to the north and east of Kuwait City. This attack left most of the Iraqi soldiers in the convoy carbonized and their bodies were buried by Allied Forces at the end of the war.

THE MAI LAI MASSACRE

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Photograph by Ronald L. Haeberle ? Time Inc

With bodies and burning huts all around them troops had accosted the young 13-year-old girl seen here trying to button her top. Another woman tries to hold back the girl's distraught mother. When the troops noticed Haeberle, the photographer, they stopped and turned away as if everything was normal.

"Then a soldier asked, 'Well, what'll we do with 'em?'"

"Kill 'em," another answered."

"I heard an M60 go off," says Roberts, "a light machine gun, and when we turned back around, all of them and the kids with them were dead."



iraqi solider was legal target! 18.Mar.2003 21:21

UN

this iraqi was a murder, rapist, and thug who was fleeing kuwait, along with others.

it was a ligitmate military target that was bombed.

war is not a pretty sight.

we should take this photo and make a million copies and drop them all over iraq as a warning of what happens to people of fuck with the US.

Cointelpro Fool without a clue 19.Mar.2003 04:47

Mojo

Let's see how "legal" the Highway of Death bombings were..

"This one-sided carnage, this racist mass murder of Arab people, occurred while White House spokesman Marlin Fitzwater promised that the U.S. and its coalition partners would not attack Iraqi forces leaving Kuwait. This is surely one of the most heinous war crimes in contemporary history."

"The clear rapid incineration of the human being [pictured above] suggests the use of napalm, phosphorus, or other incendiary bombs. These are anti-personnel weapons outlawed under the 1977 Geneva Protocols. This massive attack occurred AFTER Saddam Hussein announced a complete troop withdrawal from Kuwait in compliance with UN Resolution 660."


Now, what was that you said again, "legal"?

You have just proven yourself a war criminal for trying to justify war crimes.

Maybe you should start to rethink your career as Counter Inteligence Program disinformant since the universal law "you reap what you saw" still holds true.

Just a tip.