Did You Know...

   

Sadr’s Mahdi Army up to its old tricks

Share
By See-Dubya  •  August 19, 2008 09:46 PM

I shouldn’t be surprised about this newest outrage; we’ve seen no shortage of it in Iraq from Sadr’s goons.

Chunks of hair waft lazily across the floor in the hot Baghdad breeze.

“This was the torture room,” said Muhanad, the leader of a U.S.-backed armed group that now controls the mosque.

“This is what they used for hanging,” he said, pointing to a cord dangling from the ceiling. “Here is a chain we found tied to an old man’s body.”

The horrific scene at this southwestern Baghdad mosque is what officials say was the work of a Shiite militia known as the Mehdi Army. Residents who live near the mosque say they could hear the victims’ screams.

That we knew Sadr’s propensity for torture makes his appeasement by Britain all the more tragic.
_____________

RELATED: Old terrorists never die; they just move to Canada.

_________________

{Post by See-Dubya. Written on my own time, on my own computer.}

blog comments powered by Disqus
~ For the latest breaking news, be sure to join Michelle's Email List:
Posted in: Iraq,Torture

State Dept’s Marie Harf: Hey, the spread of ISIS surprised even ISIS

September 29, 2014 09:46 PM by Doug Powers

harf

Comforting

Obama on 60 Minutes: US responding militarily with few global partners part of ‘how we roll’

September 29, 2014 07:53 AM by Doug Powers

obamaweights

Who ya gonna call?

Obama calls press conference to announce lack of strategy against ISIS

August 28, 2014 06:37 PM by Doug Powers

suitobama

No game plan yet to oppose the “JV team”

Eric Holder’s Justice Dept. to investigate ISIS murder of James Foley

August 21, 2014 09:46 AM by Doug Powers

holder

More trials in Manhattan?


Categories: Al Qaeda, Barack Obama, Gitmo, Iraq, Media

Follow me on Twitter Follow me on Facebook