‘Our blood is cheaper than water’: Iraqis’ anger over Trump pardons

‘Our blood is cheaper than water’: Iraqis’ anger over Trump pardons

December 23, 2020

Joe Biden to be lobbied to reverse Trump decision to pardon security guards jailed over massacre

Iraqis have reacted with outrage to Donald Trump’s move to pardon four security guards from the security firm Blackwater who had been jailed for a 2007 massacre that sparked an outcry over the use of mercenaries in war.

The four men were part of a security convoy that fired on civilians at a central Baghdad roundabout, killing 14 people including a nine-year old child and wounding many more.

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