you wanted a villain
so you got him
wanted to create a monster
so you did
life is not a Hollywood movie
and the desert was not a backdrop
of a studio
Armed forces were not
(They are now suffering from the desert storm syndrome)
there were no props and cuts
Baghdad was not a movie set
real bombs were dropped
Did you ever go back to see if the splinter
bomb had licked the life of a civilian
or a child.
what do you care
you just wanted to show
your military superiority
so you did.
country smaller than your toe has
Kicked you so hard that you have to
invite the whole world To attack her.
Was it an experiment of a new
Baghdad is a not laboratory. Baghdad is a history.
economic embargo is the biggest racist notion.
I have ever seen in the
Iraqi children are drinking milk and eating food
with your arsenic.
You have sown a crop of hatred and I am afraid
it is going to be the harvest time.
by Ifti Nasim