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The Fifty Top U.S. War Criminals Who Need To Be Prosecuted

22/08/2009 23:32

The occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan have seen the United States target civilians, journalists, hospitals, and ambulances, use antipersonnel weapons including cluster bombs in densely settled urban areas, use white phosphorous as a weapon, use depleted uranium weapons, employ a new version of napalm found in Mark 77 firebombs, engage in collective punishment of Iraqi civilian populations — including by blocking roads, cutting electricity and water, destroying fuel stations, planting bombs in farm fields, demolishing houses, and plowing down orchards — detain people without charge or legal process without the rights of prisoners of war, imprison children, torture, and murder.

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http://current.com/items/90734516_the-fifty-top-u-s-war-criminals-who-need-to-be-prosecuted.htm

Number Of Iraqis Slaughtered Since The U.S. Invaded Iraq "1,339,771"
www.justforeignpolicy.org/iraq/iraqdeaths.html

Number of U.S. Military Personnel Sacrificed (Officially acknowledged) In America's War On Iraq:  4,333

http://icasualties.org/OIF

 

Number Of  International Occupation Force Troops Slaughtered In Afghanistan : 1330
http://icasualties.org/oef/
 
Cost of War in Iraq
$675,612,817,995

Cost of War in Afghanistan
$224,906,670,008

The cost in your community
www.nationalpriorities.org/index.php?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=182

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"I believe that if we had and would keep our dirty, bloody, dollar-soaked fingers out of the business of these nations so full of depressed, exploited people, they will arrive at a solution of their own -- and if unfortunately their revolution must be of the violent type because the "haves" refuse to share with the "have-nots" by any peaceful method, at least what they get will be their own, and not the American style, which they don't want and above all don't want crammed down their throats by Americans. " - General David M. Shoup - Commandant of the Marine Corps 1960-63, winner of the Congressional Medal of Honor - Source: May 14, 1966