Friday, November 07, 2003

Hostages in Iraq

The United States is again taking hostages in Iraq (for the earlier incident, see here and here, item 7). This remains a breach of international law (article 34 of the Fourth Geneva Convention and article 1 of the International Convention Against the Taking of Hostages). And the Americans still wonder why they are not loved by those they have liberated . . . .

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