My Lai Massacre

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My Lai Massacre

murder of 22 Vietnamese villagers by American troops under Lt. William Calley, Jr. (1968). [Am. Hist.: Facts (1973) 145]
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Lidice y el Ghetto de Varsovia, por solo citar dos durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial; Hiroshima y Nagasaki; Mi Lai, en el Vietnam de los anos 70; y en el siglo XXI, Irak, Afganistan y Libia.
They had no desire to deal with another Mi Lai massacre episode.
Injuries inflicted at Abu Ghraib and Mi Lai, or upon Filipino insurgents fighting American imperialism in the early twentieth century, are not mentioned.