Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Peter Daou: "Not a single mention of Iraqi civilian casualties in President Obama’s Iraq speech"

Peter Daou:
George Bush and Dick Cheney invaded Iraq based on lies and deceptions. As a result, hundreds of thousands of Iraqis lost their lives. Tonight, President Obama delivered a strong speech to mark the end of combat operations. One glaring omission: not a single mention of Iraqi civilian casualties. Only a line about sacrifices made by Iraqi fighters who fought alongside coalition troops. MORE...
Howie P.S.: Iraq Body Count puts the number at "97,568 – 106,466."

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