Wednesday 7 December 2016

Footage reveals truth about war

Published 10/04/2010 | 12:05

Recently leaked video footage showing indiscriminate killing by US Air Force helicopter personnel of innocent civilians on the streets of Baghdad is horrifying.

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This unprovoked aerial attack offers evidence of the real terror in which ordinary Iraqis must dwell.

In radio exchanges we hear the gunners exaggerate their descriptions, thus gaining permission to open fire on the unsuspecting group below, which includes two Reuters staff-members, whose cruel deaths we witness. Who knows how many other innocent people have been killed by trigger-happy soldiers.

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