Battle for Haditha

Battle for Haditha

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November 19th 2005, Haditha, Iraqi insurgents bomb a convoy of US Marines, resulting in the death of their most popular officer. Enraged by this loss, his young Marine buddies carry out a brutal retaliation. Their violent house-searches lead to the massacre of 24 people, many of whom are women and children - tragic casualties of a war they cannot control.The Marines too are victims, attacked, wounded, and forced to respond in the way they have been trained. But when events occur at great speed and under extreme stress, can Marines in the line of fire is accused of murder? The trial of the US marines involved in Haditha is currently underway at Camp Pendleton, California.
Starring Elliot Ruiz, Matthew Knoll, Nathan DelaCruz
Director Nick Broomfield