The American Mercenaries Found Guilty Of A Massacre In Iraq

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The 2007 Nisour Square massacre resulted in 17 civilian deaths in Baghdad, Iraq. So what was this incident about, and who was responsible for these deaths?

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From Errand to Fatal Shot to Hail of Fire to 17 Death

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/03/world/middleeast/03firefight.html?pagewanted=all

“It started out as a family errand: Ahmed Haithem Ahmed was driving his mother, Mohassin, to pick up his father from the hospital where he worked as a pathologist. As they approached Nisour Square at midday on Sept. 16, they did not know that a bomb had gone off nearby or that a convoy of four armored vehicles carrying Blackwater guards armed with automatic rifles was approaching.”

Baghdad Blackwater shooting verdict

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/special/national/blackwater-verdict/

“U.S. District Judge Royce C. Lamberth of the District presided over a 10-week trial of four former Blackwater security guards accused of killing 14 unarmed Iraqis and injuring 17 others in one of the most controversial episodes of the Iraq war, a botched security operation in Baghdad’s Nisour Square on Sept. 16, 2007.”

Former Blackwater guards sentenced for Nisour Square shooting

http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2015/4/13/former-blackwater-guards-nisour-square-to-be-sentenced.html

“A U.S. judge on Monday handed down lengthy prison terms to four former Blackwater guards convicted in the 2007 massacre of 14 unarmed Iraqis, potentially closing a chapter of the U.S. war in Iraq that tested relations between the two countries.”

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