Fallujah Now Under A Different Kind Of SiegeQuicklink submitted by Sheila Samples Permalink
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|The city is completely closed and surrounded by military checkpoints.Those who are not residents are not granted the biometric ID badge from the Marines, and cannot enter the city. Since the Nov 2004 US attack--Operation Phantom Fury--which left approximately 70% of the city destroyed, the US military has required residents to undergo retina scans, and finger-printings in order to gain a bar-code for identification.|
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