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Gaza: Lasting Images of War May Make Children Adult Terrorists

January 6, 2009

Psychiatrists in Gaza say the experience of bolldshed and war at the hands of an oppressive army could be responsible a frightening future.

The violence the children of Gaza children are witnessing now can one day spark future violence.

Nic Robertson from CNN has a report.

Having studied and reported upon illnesses and irregularities  of the mind including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), the Robertson report should cause us all pause and alarm.

There is sometimes a seemingly endless progression of violence and war that gets into the psyche and can take generations to die away or fester….

From CNN: