Tag: Iraq War
What occurred while the detainees were in military custody when President George W. Bush launched the War on Terror is not fully known. But the ACLU says some of the photos yet to see the light of day depict an elderly Iraqi woman’s alleged sexual abuse, a teenager’s mock execution, and the fatal shooting of an Iraqi farmer by a US soldier. While the free-speech organization hasn’t seen the photos, the incidents they describe are detailed in military documents. According to reports, the Pentagon said 14 of the incidents have been substantiated.
The courageous Marine-turned-Occupy Wall Street hero-turned-reality TV star shifted some of the attention regarding his detention at Northport VA toward the plight of other vets with PTSD.
Sarin gas might have been President Obama’s “red line” to intervene in the Syrian conflict, but natural gas is the underlying reason.
"What we see...is a drama playing itself out in thousands of homes in this country that Americans never see.”