Very black water indeedOctober 25, 2007
“How on earth were the deaths of four corporate personnel worth the death of an entire Iraqi city? That siege had an incredibly devastating impact on events on the ground in Iraq. It gave rise to the Iraqi resistance, it fuelled it, attacks escalated against US forces and it was really the moment the war turned, over the deaths of these four Blackwater guys.”
Scahill’s book looks essential.