Caught in a lie when it initially denied using phosphorus bombs in the assault on Fallujah, the Pentagon had to concede it used the weapons. It fell back on the claim that it only used the incendiary defices on militants, not civilians--but then, in that assault, the Pentagon trapped all males in the city, considering them all insurgents.
Army National Guard Specialist Katherine
Jashinski, on active duty with the 111th ASG since January of this
year, will make a public statement against war as a conscientious
objector in the face of orders to participate in weapons training and
deploy to the Middle East