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Career Prole Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-27-04 11:34 AM
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51. The way I recall, a reporter who was in the mosque during the siege
said the militants were keeping their dead there, as is mentioned in this account...

"Police said the bodies belonged to the victims of the court. But a court official, who identified himself only as Hashim, said the corpses belonged to militants killed in the recent fighting in the city."
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  -Iraqi police make gory find cal04  Aug-27-04 07:49 AM   #0 
  - eww  Magic Rat   Aug-27-04 07:51 AM   #1 
  - Gee, sounds like Abu Graihb  Jacobin   Aug-27-04 07:54 AM   #2 
  - Memo to *: God's Justice is always better than Saddam's Justice.  no_hypocrisy   Aug-27-04 07:59 AM   #3 
  - Talibanish  Radius   Aug-27-04 08:06 AM   #4 
  - religous court=millitary intelligence, etc..  drdtroit   Aug-27-04 09:42 AM   #24 
     - Politics and Religion  Radius   Aug-27-04 10:11 AM   #32 
  - You know this war should of never happened and this is why.  cindyw   Aug-27-04 08:12 AM   #5 
  - In Other News... Al Sadr's Militia Removes Babies Form Incubators.  jayfish   Aug-27-04 08:14 AM   #6 
  - I heard Sadr eats kittens  Cocoa   Aug-27-04 08:18 AM   #7 
  - Did you see the experiments he does on dogs? ...n/t  TeeYiYi   Aug-27-04 09:22 AM   #21 
  - Exactally....  PsychoDad   Aug-27-04 08:26 AM   #12 
  - We Need A New Bad Guy Over There ASAP.  jayfish   Aug-27-04 08:28 AM   #14 
  - It does strike me like a very strange story  Vladimir   Aug-27-04 08:31 AM   #15 
  - EXACTLY, he must be horrible and this must be true because bush  Catfight   Aug-27-04 08:37 AM   #17 
  - It does sound like this story has its genesis in the baby incubator story  IndianaGreen   Aug-27-04 11:24 AM   #47 
  - I thought it was from plastic people shredders?  meluseth   Aug-27-04 01:03 PM   #55 
  - Do you really think  Charles19   Aug-27-04 08:20 AM   #8 
  - Allawi getting rid of dissidents.  radwriter0555   Aug-27-04 08:23 AM   #9 
  - Didn't want them to have their own form of government?  lottie244   Aug-27-04 08:24 AM   #10 
  - In a basement?  Radius   Aug-27-04 08:24 AM   #11 
  - Arabs have their own ways, do they?  Vladimir   Aug-27-04 08:27 AM   #13 
  - Shiria and Tribalisim  Radius   Aug-27-04 10:15 AM   #37 
  - When have you been in combat? n/t  drdtroit   Aug-27-04 09:44 AM   #25 
  - Relevant how? Didn't claim i was.  Radius   Aug-27-04 10:16 AM   #38 
     - Just an observation  The White Tree   Aug-27-04 10:41 AM   #41 
        - Execution  Radius   Aug-27-04 12:40 PM   #53 
  - Or perhaps it was a temporary morgue.  DrWeird   Aug-27-04 11:20 AM   #46 
  - Arabs have their own ways?  thebigidea   Aug-27-04 01:04 PM   #56 
     - Didn't you know?  meluseth   Aug-27-04 01:08 PM   #58 
  - Haven't US troops been bombarding Najaf  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-27-04 08:34 AM   #16 
  - Right before the "truce"...  leftchick   Aug-27-04 08:37 AM   #18 
  - "We had to destroy the city in order to save it"  coalition_unwilling   Aug-27-04 09:58 AM   #29 
  - the Marines & Army men themselves..  Aidoneus   Aug-27-04 08:55 AM   #19 
  - sounds more like, we'll do anything to do get out of the  cal04   Aug-27-04 09:17 AM   #20 
  - Could be true  Bragi   Aug-27-04 09:34 AM   #22 
  - Taliban-Style Cleric?  jayfish   Aug-27-04 09:40 AM   #23 
     - It appears to me Sadr is Taliban-like  Bragi   Aug-27-04 10:12 AM   #33 
        - Exactly, Your enemy's enemy is not always your friend(NT)  Radius   Aug-27-04 10:17 AM   #40 
  - Pictures? Video? Documentation? Did they also find WMDs?....  Media_Lies_Daily   Aug-27-04 09:46 AM   #26 
  - Al Sadr lied about his Vietnam Record  thecrow   Aug-27-04 09:51 AM   #27 
  - Not implausible, but let's withhold judgment  Barrett808   Aug-27-04 09:56 AM   #28 
  - They could have been very well  lizzy   Aug-27-04 10:00 AM   #30 
     - In fact, we have a report of exactly that  Barrett808   Aug-27-04 10:14 AM   #34 
     - Actually...  Bragi   Aug-27-04 10:15 AM   #36 
     - The dead policemen could be police who defected to Sadr, still in uniform  Barrett808   Aug-27-04 11:39 AM   #52 
  - Considering the Iraqi police fired on Sistani's peaceful demonstrations  MetaTrope   Aug-27-04 10:09 AM   #31 
  - I don't believe Bush$Co. and I do not believe the Iraq police for  gatlingforme   Aug-27-04 10:15 AM   #35 
  - So this happened *after* the press was ix-nayed.....  party_line   Aug-27-04 10:17 AM   #39 
  - Religious court administrator denies the charges  GliderGuider   Aug-27-04 10:54 AM   #42 
  - Interesting that the Iraqi "police" would immediately accuse  The_Casual_Observer   Aug-27-04 11:03 AM   #43 
  - They are in full retreat now  Vladimir   Aug-27-04 11:09 AM   #44 
  - Done  Bragi   Aug-27-04 11:09 AM   #45 
     - Agreed, this will rattle around the right wing echo chamber  daleo   Aug-27-04 11:33 AM   #49 
     - And despite the determined efforts of some here to propagate it  meluseth   Aug-27-04 01:01 PM   #54 
        - Damn those swarthy Arabs and their greasy ways!  Vladimir   Aug-27-04 03:05 PM   #59 
  - I don't believe it.  liburl   Aug-27-04 11:30 AM   #48 
  - the "iraqi george washington" would never condone this  maxsolomon   Aug-27-04 11:34 AM   #50 
  - Did you finish reading the thread? The story is bullshit  meluseth   Aug-27-04 01:05 PM   #57 
  - The way I recall, a reporter who was in the mosque during the siege  Career Prole   Aug-27-04 11:34 AM   #51 

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