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US War Vets to Speak Publicly About War Crimes

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posted on Dec, 1 2007 @ 03:59 AM
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US War Vets to Speak Publicly About War Crimes


www.commondreams.org

U.S. war veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan have announced they’re planning to descend on Washington, DC this March to testify about war crimes they committed or personally witnessed in Iraq.

Iraq Veterans Against the War argues that well-publicized incidents of American brutality like the Abu Ghraib prison scandal and the massacre of an entire family of Iraqis in the town of Haditha are not the isolated incidents perpetrated by “a few bad apples,” as many politicians and military leaders have claimed. They are part of a pattern, the group says, of “an increasingly bloody occupation.”

“This is our generation getting to tell history,” Madden told OneWorld, “to ensure that the actual history gets told — that it’s not a sugar-coated, diluted version of what actually happened.”
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posted on Dec, 1 2007 @ 03:59 AM
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At this time, I can't even begin to imagine the sort of things that have happened over there.

Once the stories begin to come out, we will all start to realise the mess that's been made. It's good to know that this is happening.

Stand up and speak out.



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