Privatization of War
Niloufer Bhagwat Testimony at the World Tribunal on Iraq
Niloufer Bhagwat of India, Vice President of the Mumbai based Indian Lawyers Association testified at the 16th and final session of the World Tribunal on Iraq in Istanbul, Turkey, June, 2005. She described the economic interests behind the U.S. war on Iraq and the complicity of corporations and the corporate economic system. The military-industrial complex, oil and energy corporations and other US corporation in alliance with the US administration were the driving force behind this war with their demands for accelerated globalization. This program also includes an excerpt from Iraqi attorney Amal Sadawi on the use of torture by the U.S. in Iraq prisons.
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