US Soldier Refuses to Serve in 'Illegal Iraq War'

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Matthis Chiroux is the kind of young American US military recruiters love. 'I was from a poor, white family from the south, and I did badly in school,' the now 24-year-old told AFP. 'I was 'filet mignon' for recruiters. They started phoning me when I was in 10th grade,' or around 16 years old, he added. Chiroux joined the US army straight out of high school nearly six years ago, and worked his way up from private...

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Now that's a soldier with real courage!... by Bob Gormley on Friday, May 16, 2008 at 3:10:54 PM
You are one of the few in the military I have grea... by Stanimal on Friday, May 16, 2008 at 5:14:16 PM