Sanctions - More Deadly Than The Atomic Bomb?

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Liberty
 
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Comparing the effects of sanctions vs nuclear bombs. Contrasting the fatalities of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima to those of the sanctions imposed on Iraq in the 1990s. "Genocide masquerading as policy" as one congressman put it. Should the US do the same to Iran? Are sanctions a legitimate 'diplomatic tool' to avert war?

For more info/sources see the following articles:

http://original.antiwar.com/sepahpour-ulrich/2012/08/07/sanctions-diplomacys-...

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/2012/10/201210373854792889.html

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