[Whether or not these figures may or may not be inflated, manifestly we are killing more Iraqis than would have been killed had Hussein been left in place and removed by his own people.Â Ed Kent]
IS THE UNITED STATES KILLING 10,000 IRAQIS EVERY MONTH? OR IS IT MORE?
By Michael Schwartz, After Downing Street 300 Iraqis killed by Americans each day sounds like an impossible figure, but a close look at the reported numbers of violent deaths and rate of armed patrols makes it all too likely.
“A war is just if there is no alternative, and the resort to arms is legitimate if they represent your last hope.” (Livy cited by Machiavelli)
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