Repost of an article by Kirk Johnson in 2012 examining the grisly reality of US atrocities in Afghanistan revealed by testimony in the trial of Staff Sgt. Robert Bales at Joint Base Lewis-McChord
Repost: Army Ordered Massive Return Fire When Civilians Present, By Sherwood Ross for OpEdNews: opednews.com, August 13, 2010 at 09:43:24
Three former U.S. soldiers involved in the infamous “Collateral Murder” helicopter gunship attack on Baghdad civilians in July 2007, say that attack was nothing out of the ordinary. The massacre—that killed more than a dozen Iraqis, two of them employed by Reuters News Service—ignited a wave of international revulsion against the U.S. military when a video of the massacre was released by WikiLeaks.