Sunday, October 01, 2006

'the Marwahin 23'

..."The problem," she [woman at Marwahin cemetry] said, "is that these poor people belonged to a country called Lebanon and our lives are worth nothing to anyone else. If this had happened in Israel - if all these children were Israeli and the Hizbollah had killed them all with a helicopter - the US president would travel to the cemetery each year for a memorial service and there would be war crimes trials and the world would denounce this crime. But no president is going to come to Marwahin. There will be no trials." ....

Read Robert Fisk's full article: Marwahin 15 July 2006: The anatomy of a massacre in The Independent


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