Washington's Iraq "Victory"
Posted: Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Washington's Iraq "Victory"
The citizens of the United States still do not know why their government destroyed Iraq. "National Security" will prevent them from ever knowing. "National Security" is the cloak behind which hides the crimes of the US government.
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