Fallujah

Program

subtitle
We had to destroy the city in order to save it
Identifer
Program 204
Production Year
2006
Runtime
28m
Description
In November 2004 the United States aerial and artillery bombing destroyed Fallujah, the Iraqi City of Mosques. In 1968 the U.S. destroyed the Vietnamese city of Ben Tre. A U.S. major told CNN reporter Peter Arnett: "It became necessary to destroy the city in order to save it."
Location
Fallujah, Iraq
Language
English
Keywords
Middle Eastern Studies, War, Iraq War