"Not hammer-strokes, but dance of the water, sings the pebbles into perfection."
— Rabindranath Tagore
Friday, May 18, 2007
US actions in Iraq - trashing homes
A resident of the al-Obaidy neighborhood in eastern Baghdad cleans up his home following a joint US Iraqi military raid, Wednesday, May 16, 2007. Some 300 Iraqi and US soldiers searched houses early morning, detaining over 40suspects. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim)
I wonder how much of that stuff is busted up forever. I wonder if there is any compensation paid, or is it just tough luck for these people.