Iraq war veterans accuse US military of coverups (videos)

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As we approach the fifth anniversary of the invasion of Iraq, hundreds of US veterans of the war say the American military has been covering up widespread civilian killings in that country.

And Al Jazeera’s Tom Ackerman reports their sentiments aren’t necessarily getting a warm reception.


Winter Soldier Mike Prysner testimony


Part 1 is introductory, deals with the military teaching and using racism, and the bulk of the experience on the ground which involved him.

In part 2 of his testimony is primarily his insight into the greed and power behind the press to war.

From the archives:

BBC Coverage of Winter Soldier

Winter Soldiers Testimony (videos)

US/IRAQ: Rules of Engagement “Thrown Out the Window” by Dahr Jamail

Winter soldier testimonials + Hart Viges (videos)

MIR: Iraq – Five More Years? (video)