Six years after US and British tanks rolled into Basra, the scene is one of devastation, with the blood of the innocent spread across the city and Iraq's tortured land. Not even schools and hospitals were spared. On a pretext of lies, history's greatest empire launched the 2003 war to occupy Mesopotamia, inflicting untold damage on the cradle of civilisation. It was an aggression instigated by a small minority of warmongers.
It is my firm conviction that the chaotic conditions endured today were caused by the occupying powers, who pulverised the innocent with half-ton bombs, depleted uranium and white phosphorus. The US-led intervention extended to the political process, saddling Iraq with divisive laws enacted by the appointed ruler Paul Bremer.… Seguir leyendo »