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Fisk: "Most Of The People Dying In Iraq Are Iraqis"

Veteran Middle East correspondent Robert Fisk reports live from Baghdad. Fisk describes the "grotesque, gruesome, terrible" attacks in Fallujah, the contracted mercenaries that have infiltrated Iraq: "They swagger in and out with heavy weapons, with automatic weapons and pistols as if they're cowboys" and the deteriorating situation throughout the country: "The violence and the insecurity, the sense of anarchy is greater." [includes rush transcript]
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Contractors, My Ass 01.Apr.2004 19:42

North Portlander

Even NPR continues to call the mercenaries who were burned and hung, "US contractors" as though they were architects in the employ of Bechtel. Why can't any media outlet in this country tell it like it is?