Iraqi Militants Stealing Blood For The Injured

Date:18-Jul-2011

MOSUL, Iraq — Members of Al Qaeda in Mesopotamia have been holding up blood banks and hospitals at gunpoint, stealing blood for their wounded fighters rather than risk having them arrested at medical facilities, according to Iraqi doctors, employees at health centers and the Sunni insurgents themselves. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/27/world/middleeast/27bloodbank.html?ref=blooddonation