What's more, it is clear that the Iranians are not giving their British prisoners any decent physical exercise. The US military make sure that their Iraqi captives enjoy PT. This takes the form of exciting "stress positions", which the captives are expected to hold for hours on end so as to improve their stomach and calf muscles. A common exercise is where they are made to stand on the balls of their feet and then squat so that their thighs are parallel to the ground. This creates intense pain and, finally, muscle failure. It's all good healthy fun and has the bonus that the captives will confess to anything to get out of it.Läs! Brittisk galghumor i det nykoloniala massmördandets och tortyrens tidevarv. Och köp för all del också en samling av Terry Jones krönikor: Terry Jones krig mot kriget mot terrorismen (Karneval).
lördag, mars 31, 2007
Monty Python-legendaren Terry Jones skriver en krönika i Guardian om de tillfångatagna brittiska marinsoldaterna: