11/08/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Blackwater Contractor Saw Killing Iraqis As 9/11 Payback: Justice Dept

One member of the Blackwater security team known as Raven 23 regularly bragged about his body count and viewed killing Iraqis as "payback for 9/11."

These allegations are contained in court records filed on Monday by Justice Department lawyers prosecuting five Blackwater contractors for the September 2007 shooting frenzy in Baghdad's Nisour Square that killed 14 Iraqis and wounded 20 others.

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