Saturday, December 6, 2008

Blackwater Sent for Filtration

Sources: 5 Blackwater guards charged in Iraq deaths

By Kevin Bohn and Terry Frieden

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Five security guards from Blackwater Worldwide have been indicted on charges related to a 2007 shooting in which 17 Iraqis were killed in a Baghdad square, two sources said Friday.

The US military under Bush have gone My Lai one better - they've 'outsourced' the slaughtering. Whoopsie though - you're supposed to get your murderers from another country (like the renditions!!). The Blackwater boys are from the US, which means they're subject to US laws (y'know, that whole 'laws not men' thing?') and since McCain didn't win... oh dear...

I had hoped in my life we wouldn't see any more scenes like this:

Well, when you hire military-washouts-turned-hired-killers, what do you expect?

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