November 27, 2004

Video Shows US Murder of Iraqi

US marine murders unarmed Iraqi at point blank range

This video shows the murder of an unarmed Iraqi - probably an 'insurgent' injured in the fighting in Falluja. The footage was captured by an embedded American journalist. Click the image above to view video in pop-up window. 2mb Windows Media.

Two US marines assess the injured man:

Marine 1: "He's still alive, he's faking he's dead"
Marine 2: "Yeah he's breathing. He's fucking faking he's dead"

A marine walks up to the injured Iraqi and shoots him dead at point blank range. "He's dead now" he says.

With thanks to for the raw footage.