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How many people have been executed in Afghanistan, with the media largely unallowed any access to the truth? How many in Palestine? How many have been disappeared to Guantamano Bay whose names, ages - any form of identity we are not allowed to know, what of the reported possibly 10,000 people of allegedly Muslim background who have been jailed in the States with their families unable to even find where they are? Before we in the west make further plans for Iraq - apparently excluding Iraqis in Iraq from any say on their destiny - we should put our own house in order. When it comes to repression one needs look no further than Fort Benning, Georgia (School of the Americas) which has trained the most repressive regimes on earth in the arts of torture and terror. (A glance at their torture manual is instructive.) best, felicity a. _______________________________________________ Sent via the discussion list of the Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq. To unsubscribe, visit http://lists.casi.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/casi-discuss To contact the list manager, email firstname.lastname@example.org All postings are archived on CASI's website: http://www.casi.org.uk