TITLE

Ali Ismaeel Abbas longs for his arms

AUTHOR(S)
Krieger, David
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
National Catholic Reporter;4/25/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 25, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the need to understand war in terms of its cost to humanity rather than in terms of victory alone. Details of a 12-year-old boy Ali Ismaeel Abbas who lost his arms in a missile attack; Discussion of strategy and advancing troops in American television; Importance given to American casualties.
ACCESSION #
9723719

 

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