Baghdad Blood Money; How Much for a Dead Son?

The father of a 9-year-old Iraqi boy who says his son was killed by Blackwater security guards tells the company has offered to build a monument and make an unspecified cash payment to compensate him for the death of his son, Ali. The father says his son was one of 17 civilians killed when Blackwater security guards, escorting a diplomatic convoy, opened fire at Baghdad's Nisour square Sept. 16. A lawyer for Blackwater says the company has no information that its guards were...Full Story
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