Category Archives: Iraq

Democracy Now! Interviews Dahr Jamail on Iraq 10 Years After US Invasion (Part 2)

“Ten Years Later, U.S. Has Left Iraq With Mass Displacement & Epidemic of Birth Defects, Cancers”

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Democracy Now! Interviews Dahr Jamail on Iraq 10 Years After US Invasion (Part 1)

“Dahr Jamail Returns to Iraq to Find Rampant Torture and a Failed State Living in ‘Utter Devastation’”

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Maliki’s Iraq: Rape, Executions and Torture

Iraq is wracked by detentions, torture, and executions, and fingers are pointing at Prime Minister Maliki. Baghdad – Heba al-Shamary (name changed for security reasons) was released last week from an Iraqi prison where she spent the last four years. “I was tortured and raped repeatedly by the Iraqi security forces,” she told Al Jazeera. […]

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Iraq: War’s legacy of cancer

Two US-led wars in Iraq have left behind hundreds of tons of depleted uranium munitions and other toxic wastes. This report contains photos of a graphic nature. Fallujah, Iraq – Contamination from Depleted Uranium (DU) munitions and other military-related pollution is suspected of causing a sharp rises in congenital birth defects, cancer cases, and other […]

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