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12/07/2007 Baghdad airstrikes

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Collateral Murder - Wikileaks - Iraq

The attacks received worldwide coverage and controversy following the release of 39 minutes of gunsight footage by leaks website WikiLeaks The video, which WikiLeaks titled Collateral Murder, showed that the crew falsely claimed to have encountered a firefight and laughed at some of the casualties.
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