Entry no.: 1048
6 Apr 2010, 12:30 PM
“Look at those dead bastards,” one pilot says. “Nice,” the other responds.
A short time later a van arrives to pick up the wounded and the pilots open fire on it, wounding two children inside. “Well, it’s their fault for bringing their kids into a battle,” one pilot says.
—Conversation between American helicopter pilots during a Baghdad attack that killed 12, among them the Reuters photographer, Namir Noor-Eldeen, 22, and the driver, Saeed Chmagh, 40, as reported by The New York Times.
Still thinking that The Hurt Locker is not a one-sided political piece of shitty propaganda, are you.