The Victims of Fallujah’s Health Crisis Are Stifled by Western Silence | Common Dreams

Four new studies on the health crisis in Fallujah have been published in the last three months. Yet, one of the most severe public health crises in history, for which the US military may be to blame, receives no attention in the United States.

Ever since two major US-led assaults destroyed the Iraqi city of Fallujah in 2004, Fallujans have witnessed dramatic increases in rates of cancers, birth defects and infant mortality in their city.

via The Victims of Fallujah’s Health Crisis Are Stifled by Western Silence | Common Dreams.

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