Fallujah Revisited

by Haifa Zangana on 31-01-2013

The Iraqi city of Fallujah, which 9 years ago became a symbol of heroic Iraqi resistance against the brutalities of the US/UK occupation, is now at the forefront of another battle.


The three people, who were arrested with Uday Al Zaidi and who were still in detention, have been released on Sunday 27 January in the evening, after having endured severe beatings and electroshocks.


The question “How many times did you blow yourself up?” refers to a prisoner who under duress and in order to prevent his interrogators from torturing him admitted that he had blown himself up several times. Find out why Iraqis are revolting against this corrupted government


Zangana argues that arbitrary arrests, detention based on secret informants, and torture are a lucrative business that is part and parcel of the regime.

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