Both incidents occurred in 2004. In one, members of a shadowy military task force seized a mother who had three young children, still nursing the youngest, "in order to leverage" her husband's surrender, according to an account by a civilian Defense Intelligence Agency intelligence officer.
In the other, an e-mail exchange includes a U.S. military officer asking "have you tacked a note on the door and challenged him to come get his wife?"
Sunday, January 29, 2006
Operation Iraqi Freedom
I sat open-mouthed reading Jesus' General's update on the latest Dubya outrage: the use of innocent Iraqi women and children as hostages. We could be talking centuries rather than decades to fix the hatred this is building for the "Coalition of the Willing."