Sunday, September 5, 2010

The Secret Behind the Sanctions: How the U.S. Intentionally Destroyed Iraq's Water Supply

This article from the 2001 issue of the Progressive explains how the United States used sanctions to degrade the Iraqi water supply after the first Gulf War in violation of the Geneva convention, and to the detriment of children and civilians. One wonders if the Pentagon has done a similar analysis of the effect of Iranian sanction they are now promoting so vociferously. I'm betting that they have.

read it here.