Here is what a few days of war do: Photographs of Iraqi casualties from al-Jazeera
It's really slow in loading, and often you will need to right click on an image, and then choose "show picture". Still, don't you think we owe it to at very least be a witness?
"Everybody forgets war is about killing and destroying," Mr. Rokke said. "You're physically changed forever, and you're psychologically changed forever. People think this is a computer game where you come back famous and wealthy. It's not about that. War is death.” From the New York Times
For more about this and other subjects from a female Muslim artist's point of view: A Portrait of the Artist as a Muslim Woman