sexta-feira, abril 11, 2003
The prison in question is at the General Security Services headquarters, which was inspected by my team in Jan. 1998. It appeared to be a prison for children — toddlers up to pre-adolescents — whose only crime was to be the offspring of those who have spoken out politically against the regime of Saddam Hussein. It was a horrific scene. Actually I'm not going to describe what I saw there because what I saw was so horrible that it can be used by those who would want to promote war with Iraq, and right now I'm waging peace.
Scott Ritter, ex-inspector da ONU, à Time via Andrew Sullivan, respondendo à pergunta "You've spoke about having seen the children's prisons in Iraq. Can you describe what you saw there?"