US Massacre in Iraq Caught on Film
The release of a classified videotape showing US soldiers indiscriminately killing Iraqi citizens has once again resurrected the issue of the American military’s conduct in the Muslim world. The Pentagon has finally acknowledged the authenticity of the tape, which is grotesquely reminiscent of the My Lai massacre in Viet Nam and raises anew the concern about the military escalation currently taking place in Afghanistan. Video footage such as this will be used to recruit and embolden extremists opposed to the US occupations in both Iraq and Afghanistan and further contribute to International insecurity.
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