WikiLeaks Cable Draws Attention to US War Crime That Killed Iraqi Children

This truly shows the power of #wlfind and what a person can do to draw attention to crimes and injustice. One cable from the 130,000 or so cables released by WikiLeaks on a UN special rapporteur inquiry into an incident that led to the killing of five Iraqi children, sent around in one tweet and picked up by WikiLeaks, has received an immense amount of well-deserved attention. Read More
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Kevin Gosztola @kgosztola
Ten ppl (5 children) killed in MNF raid: residents of home handcuffed & executed; US air raid destroyed house http://j.mp/oDaHZ0 #wlfind
WikiLeaks @wikileaks
Ten Iraqis (5 children) killed in US raid: residents of home handcuffed & executed; House bombed http://t.co/OqV0Aq5 #wlfind
Glenn Greenwald @ggreenwald
Horrific read: RT @wikileaks Ten Iraqis (5 children) killed in US raid: residents handcuffed & executed; House bombed http://t.co/zmvOXBk
Nadim Kobeissi @kaepora
I wonder if mainstream media will WikiLeaks' recent revelations of US Iraqi children killing and German-US virus exchange.
Hilarity Ensued @AnarchaSexRays
Antiwar Blog WikiLeaks: UN query into never-prosecuted civilian deaths in Iraq http://t.co/2ZnDvA3
Norman Finkelstein @TheFinkelMan
US troops executed an entire family, ages three to 74, and called in an air strike to destroy the evidence -- http://t.co/VeE6101
Glenn Greenwald @ggreenwald
Remember: it's @WikiLeaks that has no moral standing and are the real criminals: http://t.co/ytjhVVL
Antiwar.com @Antiwarcom
@ggreenwald please change the link you use in your most recent piece to the original, from Antiwar.com, by @jwcglaser! http://t.co/sXpvmhi
Glenn Greenwald @ggreenwald
@Antiwarcom Don't understand - can you email about it? The link is to the cable itself.
Antiwar.com @Antiwarcom
@ggreenwald You also link to a report ABOUT the cable in a Sri Lankan paper that did not have permission to reprint http://t.co/sXpvmhi
Glenn Greenwald @ggreenwald
@Antiwarcom I had no idea - I worked this out with John via email and added the credit and link
Antiwar.com @Antiwarcom
@ggreenwald Just calling it to your attention, we know you didn't know. Thanks again.
Glenn Greenwald @ggreenwald
@Antiwarcom No problem - you deserve credit for that story - and for lots of other things
WikiLeaks @wikileaks
Wondering why the sudden renewed interest in nonsense instead of reporting the war crimes? http://t.co/kptKOwI
WikiLeaks @wikileaks
WikiLeaks: Iraqi children in US raid shot in head, UN says | McClatchy http://t.co/ayJNgk5
WikiLeaks @wikileaks
WikiLeaks: Iraqi children shot in head during US raid, UN says | McClatchy t.co/WK1vvDh
Jerome Taylor @JeromeTaylor
@kgosztola We're running it as our world opener tomorrow, with the WikiLeaks/Guardian spat underneath
Kevin Gosztola @kgosztola
@JeromeTaylor Great. It's a profoundly disturbing incident.
Jerome Taylor @JeromeTaylor
@kgosztola RE the @WikiLeaks cable documenting potential murder of Iraqi family by US forces in 2006. I (cont) http://t.co/JF7QWek

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