Letters, Aug. 23, 1971

East Pakistan v. My Lai

Sir: I am surprised at your labeling Yahya Khan a "good soldier" [Aug. 2]. If Yahya Khan is a good soldier, Lieut. Galley and Captain Medina are angels. After all, they are said to be responsible for killing only a couple of hundred civilians, which is nothing compared with the "bravery" of Yahya Khan, who has overall responsibility for slaughtering 200,000 civilians and creating 7,500,000 refugees.


Hillside, N.J.

Sir: As a refugee who came from East Pakistan in 1950, 1 know the agony, the suffering, the humiliation one has...

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