Falluja is Iraq’s ‘Operation Motorman’

The BBC’s Paul Reynolds on the parallel between the current offensive in Iraq, and the British Army’s Operation Motorman back in July 1972, which ended the so-called no go areas mainly in Belfast and Derry.

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