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STOP US WEAPONS INTO FALLUJAH

STOP US WEAPON SALES!

Dear Friends and Family, As you know, Fallujah is near and dear to my heart. I got an email from a friend working in Fallujah and her message was: “Please Kali, try to stop your government from supplying Maliki with weapons , why they are insisting on keeping killing us , why they are doing…more »

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The People Who Are Paying: We Are At War

Jean Paul Sartre

“We are at War. Somebody is Going to Pay.” – George W. Bush, Sept 11th, 2001. Kabul Eleven years later, we are still at war. Bullets, mortars and drones are still extracting payment. Thousands, tens of thousands, millions have paid in full. Children and even those yet to be born will continue to pay for…more »

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Those Laboratory Mice Were Children

Photo by Karlos Zurutuza/IPS

Written by Karlos Zurutuza FALLUJAH, Iraq, Apr 13, 2012 (IPS) – At Fallujah hospital they cannot offer any statistics on children born with birth defects – there are just too many. Parents don’t want to talk. “Families bury their newborn babies after they die without telling anyone,” says hospital spokesman Nadim al-Hadidi. “It’s all too…more »

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Fallujah Babies: Under A New Kind Of Siege

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Doctors and residents blame US weapons for catastrophic levels of birth defects in Fallujah’s newborns. Fallujah, Iraq – While the US military has formally withdrawn from Iraq, doctors and residents of Fallujah are blaming weapons like depleted uranium and white phosphorous used during two devastating US attacks on Fallujah in 2004 for what are being…more »

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