Pentagon Targets Iraqi Children; 500,000 Injured by Ghazwan Al-Mukhtar
(EDITOR'S NOTE: The Pentagon calls them "collateral damage," but if you were human you would call them "Iraqi children injured or killed by the US Imperial Army." The following is a report by Iraqi engineer Ghazwan Al-Mukhtar.)
I am an Iraqi engineer who ran away from the "liberated" and "Democratic" Iraq.
The case of Alaa' Khalid Hamdan is only one out of the thousands and thousands of cases happening in Iraq. She is very fortunate to have some good hearted American who brought her to the US for treatment. It is good people like you who are courageous enough to take her case to enlighten Americans of what is being done in their names.
Around Christmas last year I wrote a message to Helen Thomas of the Hearst Newspapers in which at the end I addressed the question of the faceless nameless Iraqis who have been killed unjustly.
America claimed that it was Saddam rather than the sanctions that caused these unnecessary deaths of children under the age of 5 years.