Archive for November 28, 2003
Why all this noise about this BushÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s trip to Iraq? Well, it proves that Iraq is safe and peaceful. Yes, the president stayed for two hours only, but that was close to 120 minutes. Not a short period of time, especially if measured by dog years standards. To be sure, the trip was a sneak [...]
The plight of Muslim deportees
Sarah Hale and the history of Thanksgiving Day
Rumsfeld frets over Muslim schools: let them study in Christian schools, he affirms.
In a post-war self-review by 3rd Infantry Division, the error was found: that the US should have called its troops “occupiers” and not “liberators.” From a leaked document to globalsecurity.org
Debating polygamy in Indonesia.
A CIA analyst defends the manufacturing of intelligence on Iraq
And who are the democrats after all? US considers allowing some elections in Iraq, but only to appease Ayatollah Sistani
Scandalous: how Save the Children was ordered to halt its criticisms of US war by its US branch. This is why even NGOs are suspect in developing countries, often for good reason.
Iraqi General dies in US custody: in the USA Today story, it said he died of natural causes, but that “investigation techniques” were being reviewed. He may have naturally and accidentally beaten himself to death, or he may have naturally shot himself with a gun not in his hands. Many things could have “naturally” happened. [...]
US asks for more time to deal with UK prisoners in Guantanamo: a century or two would be needed, Powell says.