Iraq - everything we were told was false, lies & propaganda
"Iraqis are beating people, bombing and shooting. They are taking all hospital equipment, babies out of incubators . Life-support systems are turned off... They are even removing traffic lights. The Iraqis are beating Kuwaitis, torturing them, knifing them, beating them, cutting their ears off if they are caught resisting or are with the Kuwaiti army or police." Evacuee's description as reported in St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Powell Video link // HS Powell text
The CNN Effect: The Myth of News, Foreign Policy and Intervention, 2002, Piers Robinson
The Road to Iraq: The Making of a Neoconservative War, 2014, by Muhammad Idrees Ahmad: "he quickly demolishes the “war for oil” argument by noting that throughout the 1990s Big Oil consistently advocated for a lifting of sanctions against Iraq and that none of the major oil companies advocated for an invasion in Iraq following 9/11."
Review article on The Road to Iraq
A Different Kind of War: The UN Sanctions Regime in Iraq, UN's Von Sponeck quit his job...2007
Razing the Truth About Sanctions Against Iraq, Sep, 2017