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Birth Defects Iraq

Chemical Weapons in Syria Will Be Worse Than We Can Know

Jeremy Courtney | Posted 05.29.2013 | World
Jeremy Courtney

The long-tail effects of chemical weapons continue to plague Iraq today, burdening a decimated health care system, and providing horrifying visual fodder for extremists who would incite hatred against the West.

The Moral Equivalent of Nuremberg

Robert Koehler | Posted 12.18.2012 | World
Robert Koehler

My favorite quote is from the British government spokesperson who assured us: "All ammunition used by UK armed forces falls within international human...

Fallujah Birth Defects Raise Specter Of U.S. Chemical-Weapons Use In Iraq (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A large and growing number of Iraqi children are suffering from severe birth defects, as shown in the heartbreaking CNN segment embedded below, and th...

Huge Rise In Birth Defects In Falluja (Video)

guardian.co.uk | Martin Chulov in Falluja | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Doctors in Iraq's war-ravaged enclave of Falluja are dealing with up to 15 times as many chronic deformities in infants and a spike in early life canc...