The MSM failed to note Iraq’s Mass Graves Day last Wednesday – it commemorates the dead on the anniversary of the day in 2003 US forces found the first mass grave.
Thanks to Gateway Pundit for this.
Since then, over 300,000 bodies have been recovered, and allowing for those buried in small numbers in out-of-the way places, the actual number murdered by Saddam and his Baath party over a 20 year period must be at least 500,000.
That’s 25,000 a year, 70 a day.
US-led investigators have located nine trenches in Hatra containing hundreds of bodies believed to be Kurds killed during the repression of the 1980s.
The skeletons of unborn babies and toddlers clutching toys are being unearthed, the investigators said.
Next time you see another quagmire story in the news, check if 70 innocents died that day. And the next. And forever, without end.