An Inteview with Patrick Cockburn
By LEE SUSTAR
Contributed by Datta
".....DOES THE U.S. bombing in Najaf reflect a greater readiness for aggressive action?
I THINK they're all too ready. You could see it earlier in the week in the attack on Haifa Street, which runs through central Baghdad. They were using missiles and bombs to blow up apartment buildings--to go after the snipers there, no matter who else was in the building.
The fact that they were using large bombs and missiles in the middle of a city as heavily populated as Baghdad seems to me to show a gross disregard for human life....."