Fallujah

Dahr Jamail: Iraqi Doctors Call Depleted Uranium Use "Genocide"

Contamination from depleted uranium (DU) munitions is causing sharp rises in congenital birth defects, cancer cases and other illnesses throughout much of Iraq, according to numerous Iraqi doctors. Iraqi doctors and prominent scientists believe that DU contamination is also connected to the emergence of diseases that were not previously seen in Iraq, such as new … Continue reading Dahr Jamail: Iraqi Doctors Call Depleted Uranium Use "Genocide"

Barrel Bombs In Fallujah – A Crime Against Humanity?

Dr. Victoria Fontan has been spending time in Fallujah since July 2013, one of the only Westerners to do so. She wrote this piece from the ground at the date of publication. On 21 April, two barrel bombs were dropped from an Iraqi air force MI8 helicopter in the mechanic shops area of Fallujah, close … Continue reading Barrel Bombs In Fallujah – A Crime Against Humanity?

On Memorial Day, What We Choose To Remember And What We Forget

When Americans forget the stark realities of war, we do a disservice to our veterans, as well as victims whose lives were lost in U.S. military campaigns A Documentary: Fear Not the Path of Truth Ross Caputi’s film chronicles his time as a Marine in the 2nd siege of Fallujah, and investigates the legacy of … Continue reading On Memorial Day, What We Choose To Remember And What We Forget

Agent Orange's Long Legacy, For Vietnam And Veterans

The video by Retro Report tells a story of Congressional, Government, and Chemical Company deception. This dark U.S. history sheds light on recent history in Fallujah, Iraq and real time International Weather Modification Programs. Britain was the first to use defoliants as a war tactic in Southeast Asia. That was in the early 1950s in … Continue reading Agent Orange's Long Legacy, For Vietnam And Veterans

STOP US WEAPONS INTO FALLUJAH

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 … Continue reading STOP US WEAPONS INTO FALLUJAH

The People Who Are Paying: We Are At War

“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 … Continue reading The People Who Are Paying: We Are At War

Those Laboratory Mice Were Children

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 … Continue reading Those Laboratory Mice Were Children

Fallujah Babies: Under A New Kind Of Siege

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 … Continue reading Fallujah Babies: Under A New Kind Of Siege