Iran Remembers When U.S. Killed 300 of Its Citizens, Now Americans Should Too | Newsweek

by Faiz Ahmed last modified 2019-07-03T10:33:37-04:00
"More than three decades later, many feel that justice was never served as, apart from quietly expressing regret and offering $213,103.45 in compensation per passenger the U.S. military has never admitted fault, nor disciplined any of its own for the deadly incident. "I will never apologize for the United States—I don't care what the facts are," then-Vice President George H.W. Bush told an August 1988 campaign rally less than a month after the incident, widely considered his response to the Iran Air Flight 655 downing. "I'm not an apologize-for-America kind of guy.""
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