Bush Trying to Cover up Number of Wounded Soldiers?
The Pentagon has been accused of smuggling wounded soldiers into the US under cover of darkness to avoid bad publicity about the number of troops being injured and maimed in Iraq. The media have also been prevented from photographing wounded soldiers when they arrive at hospital.Records show that flights from military bases in Germany arrive in the US only at night.
...Just as the Bush administration has banned the media from taking photographs of the coffins of American troops killed in Iraq as they arrive in the US, opponents say it is now trying to cover up the number of wounded....
US 'smuggles wounded troops home' under cover of darkness