US general apologizes for Quran shooting

US general apologizes for Quran shooting

There are 1 comment on the Chicago Tribune story from May 19, 2008, titled US general apologizes for Quran shooting. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

The No. 2 U.S. commander in Iraq apologized to the country's prime minister and vice president on Monday in an attempt to soothe anger over an American sniper using a copy of the Quran for target practice.

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Chicago, IL

#1 May 20, 2008
We've done more apologizing for bullet holes in one stupid book than we've ever received for fallen buildings, slit throats and other acts of terrorism. I say just nuke the whole region and drill through the glass!

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