This is not a short piece, but the similarities of behind-the-scenes manipulation of facts, complete ineptitude and publicized rationale, by U.S. administration war-mongers of the then-Iraqi war and today’s dealings with Iran are downright scary. ~ Don Chapin
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.