Languages
Page last updated at 13:59 GMT, Friday, 1 January 2010

Iraqi fury over Blackwater trial move

Advertisement

Iraqi people are "extremely angry" that a US judge has dismissed charges against guards from US security firm Blackwater over the killing of 17 Iraqis in 2007, an Iraqi parliamentarian has said.

Mowaffak al-Rubaie, chairman of the Iraqi parliament's Foreign Affairs Committee, said he felt that the men should be tried in Iraq where the incident took place.

SEE ALSO

Story Tools

BBC iD

Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific