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The Document Archive - News and media reports: November - December 2006

 

December 31st, 2006 - Iraq Charges Sadden Marine

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 30th, 2006 - Saddam Hanged at Dawn

4 news articles by Al Jazeera, Associated Press & Reuters

 

December 30th, 2006 - Documents Released in Haditha Slayings

1 news article by the San Diego Union-Tribune

 

December 28th, 2006 - Hunt for CIA ‘Black Site’ in Poland

1 news article by BBC News

 

December 28th, 2006 - Cortez Submits Plea Agreement in Iraqi Rape, Murder Case

1 news article by the Desert Dispatch

 

December 27th, 2006 - Wuterich Allegedly Ordered ‘Shoot First and Ask Questions Later’

1 news article by North County Times

 

December 23rd, 2006 - December Proving Deadly for Troops

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 23rd, 2006 - Analysis: Haditha Case Highlights Legal Questions

1 news article by North County Times

 

December 23rd, 2006 - Haditha Residents Have no Faith in US Trial of Marines

3 news articles by the Peninsula, the Chicago Sun-Times & the Associated Press

 

December 22nd, 2006 - ‘Atrocity’ Cases Test US Military Justice

1 news article by the Christian Science Monitor

 

December 22nd, 2006 - Marines Charge 4 With Murder of Iraq Civilians

3 news articles by the New York Times, by the Associated Press & Reuters

 

December 21st, 2006 - Eight Marines Charged in Haditha Case

2 news articles by North County Times & BBC News

 

December 16th, 2006 - Commentary: The Military Boomerang Effect

1 commentary by the Middle East Times

 

December 16th, 2006 - Rumsfeld Honored at Pentagon Departure Ceremony

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 16th, 2006 - Pentagon To Move Troops Into Kuwait

2 news articles by CBS News & the New York Times

 

December 16th, 2006 - Military Taking a Tougher Line With Detainees

1 news article by New York Times

 

December 15th, 2006 - U.S. Confronts Reality of Iraq in 2006

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 15th, 2006 - Pentagon Eyes $ 468.9 bln Budget for Fiscal 2008

1 news article by Reuters

 

December 15th, 2006 - U.S. Troops Raid Hospital Again

1 news article by the Atlantic Free Press

 

December 15th, 2006 - Judge Orders New Hearing for Soldier Charged with Rape, Murder

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 14th, 2006 - Iraq Veteran Won’t Face Death Penalty

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 13th, 2006 - Haditha Massacre Charges Imminent

1 news article by ABC News

 

December 12th, 2006 - Iraq: Cornered Military Takes to Desperate Tactics

1 news article by the Inter Press Service

 

December 12th, 2006 - Four Hamdania Defendants no longer getting Paid

1 news article by the North County Times

 

December 11th, 2006 - Colonel Will Be Called to Testify In Soldier’s Murder Trial

1 news article by the Monroe County Advocate

 

December 11th, 2006 - Talabani Lashes out at ‘Dangerous’ Baker Report on US Role in Iraq

1 news article by the Guardian

 

December 10th, 2006 - Angry Iraqis Bury Victims of U.S. Airstrike

1 news article by Reuters

 

December 9th, 2006 - U.S. and Iraqi Accounts Vary Concerning Airstrike That Kills at Least 20

1 news article by the New York Times

 

December 9th, 2006 - Photos Confirm US Raid Child Deaths

1 news article by Al Jazeera

 

November 8th, 2006 - Phosphorus Shells Used in Lebanon Invasion, UN Says

1 news article from the Independent

 

November 8th, 2006 - ‘Lifestyle’ in Fallujah: Fear, Death

1 news article by McClatchy Newspapers

 

December 8th, 2006 - More Rulings Issued in Clagett Murder Trial

1 news article by the Leaf-Chronicle

 

December 8th, 2006 - Iraqis, U.S. Dispute Deadly Raid in New Friction

1 news article by Reuters

 

December 8th, 2006 - Attorneys for Soldier Accused of Rape, Murder Ask for Donations

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 7th, 2006 - Senate Confirms Gates as Defense Secretary

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

December 7th, 2006 - Trial Date for Marine Charged in Iraq Killing

1 news article by Reuters

 

December 7th, 2006 - Mattis Said to be Free of Political Influence

2 news articles by the North County Times & Napa Valley Register

 

December 6th, 2006 - Iraq Panel Calls Conditions ‘Grave and Deteriorating’

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

December 6th, 2006 - Haditha Murder Charges?

2 news articles by Time Magazine & Associated Press

 

December 5th, 2006 - Gates Says U.S. Not Winning War in Iraq

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

December 4th, 2006 - Kofi Annan Interview: Text

1 news article by BBC News

 

December 3rd, 2006 - ‘Damascus is near, where is Baghdad?’ asks Fallujah

1 news article by The News - International (Pakistan)

 

December 3rd, 2006 - Local Man under Scrutiny in Haditha Case

1 news article by the Edmond Sun

 

December 3rd, 2006 - Rumsfeld Memo on Iraq Proposed ‘Major’ Change

1 news article by the New York Times

 

December 2nd, 2006 - Hutchins Arraignment Slated for Thursday

1 news article by the North County Times

 

December 2nd, 2006 - Shorter Sentences Handed Down in Criminal Cases Arising out of Iraq

2 news articles by the North County Times

 

December 1st, 2006 - Iraq Panel to Urge Pullout Of Combat Troops by ‘08

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

December 1st, 2006 - Democracy Strangled at Birth

1 news article by the Guardian/Comment is free

 

November 30th, 2006 - Conflicting Accounts of Iraqi Deaths Given

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

November 29th, 2006 - Bush Adviser’s Memo Cites Doubts About Iraqi Leader

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 29th, 2006 - U.S. Troops Kill 5 Girls in Assault on Insurgents

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 29th, 2006 - U.S. Raids Kill Iraqi Civilians, including Women & Children

2 news articles by Al Jazeera & the Associated Press

 

November 28th, 2006 - Europeans Accused of Obstructing CIA Prison Probe

1 news article by Reuters

 

November 28th, 2006 - Appeals Court Hears Case Alleging CIA Torture of German Man

1 news article by the dailypress.com

 

November 28th, 2006 - Anbar Picture Grows Clearer, and Bleaker

2 news articles by the Washington Post & the New York Times

 

November 27th, 2006 - A German Islamist Faces Death Penalty in Syria

1 news article by the Spiegel

 

November 26th, 2006 - U.S. Finds Iraq Insurgency Has Funds to Sustain Itself

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 23rd, 2006 - Under Fire, US Marines Hand off Battered Fallujah

1 news article by the Christian Science Monitor

 

November 22nd, 2006 - Raid in Baghdad's Sadr City Kills 5, Nabs 7

1 news article by CNN

 

November 22nd, 2006 - Perfect Killing Method, but Clear Targets Are Few

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 22nd, 2006 - Iraqi Civilian Deaths Hit New High

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

November 22nd, 2006 - Report: Five Marines May Face Charges in Haditha Killings

2 news articles by North County Times & the Washington Post

 

November 21st, 2006 - Wash. Marine Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison in Iraqi Death Case

2 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

November 21st, 2006 - Third Marine Pleads Guilty in Hamdania Killing

2 news articles by the North County Times & NBCSanDiego.com

 

November 20th, 2006 - Pentagon May Suggest Short-Term Buildup Leading to Iraq Exit

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

November 19th, 2006 - For Sunnis Fleeing Baghdad, Once-Deadly Fallujah is a Refuge

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 18th, 2006 - U.S. Generals Say Civil War, Not Insurgency, Is Greatest Threat

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 18th, 2006 - Plea Deals Pile up for Accused Marines

2 news articles by the Associated Press

 

November 17th, 2006 - U.S. Military Plans New Compound for Trials

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 17th, 2006 - Jackson Sentenced to 21 Months in Hamdania Killing

1 news article by the North County Times

 

November 16th, 2006 - Marine Apologizes For Iraqi Civilian’s Death

1 news article by 10News.com

 

November 16th, 2006 - Soldier Gets 90 Years in Iraq Rape Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 15th, 2006 - Germany Urged to Prosecute Rumsfeld for War Crimes

1 news article by the Independent

 

November 15th, 2006 - Jodka Sentenced to 18 Months for his Role in Hamdania Killing

2 news articles by the North County Times

 

November, 15th, 2006 - Marine in Court to be Sentenced for Role in Death of Iraqi Man

2 news articles by the Associated Press & the San Diego Union-Tribune

 

November 15th , 2006 - Soldier Pleads in Iraq Rape, Murder Case

2 news articles by the Associated Press & the New York Times

 

November 14th, 2006 - Cleared of Wrongdoing in Haditha?

1 news article by Time Magazine

 

November 14th, 2006 - Camp Pendleton Marine Pleads not Guilty in Iraqi Murder Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 13th, 2006 - Fourth Hamdania Defendant Reaches Plea Deal

1 news article by North County Times

 

November 13th, 2006 - Democrats Push for Troop Cuts Within Months

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 13th, 2006 - Vets Warn War Stress will Fuel Atrocities

1 news article by the San Diego Union-Tribune

 

November 12th, 2006 - Baghdad’s Morgues Working Overtime

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 11th, 2006 - Decrepit Healthcare Adds to Toll in Iraq

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

November 11th, 2006 - Military Team Undertakes a Broad Review of the Iraq War

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 10th, 2006 - Egyptian Claims Torture after CIA Kidnap in Italy

1 news article by Reuters

 

November 10th, 2006 - Squad Leader In Iraqi Murder Case Called Popular, Loyal

1 news article by NBC Sandiego.com

 

November 9th, 2006 - Robert Gates, a Cautious Player From a Past Bush Team

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 8th, 2006 - Phosphorus Shells Used in Lebanon Invasion, UN Says

1 news article from the Independent

 

November 8th, 2006 - ‘Lifestyle’ in Fallujah: Fear, Death

1 news article by McClatchy Newspapers

 

November 8th, 2006 - Marine Denied Release from Brig

1 news article by the North County Times

 

November 8th, 2006 - Rumsfeld to Step Down as Defense Secretary

2 news articles by Washington Post & the New York Times

 

November 8th, 2006 - Ex-U.S. Soldier Pleads Innocent in Iraq Rape, Murder

2 news articles by Reuters & the Louisville Courier-Journal

 

November 7th, 2006 - Hamdania Marine Seeks Release from Brig

2 news articles by the North County Times & 10News.com

 

November 6th, 2006 - Second Marine Enters Guilty Pleas in Hamdania Slaying

2 news articles by North County Times & the Associated Press

 

November 5th, 2006 - Bush Calls Saddam Conviction Milestone in Iraq

1 news article by Reuters

 

November 4th, 2006 - Sniper Attacks Adding to Peril of U.S. Troops

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 4th, 2006 - General to Mom: Hamdania Defendant Will Stay in Brig

1 news article by the North County Times

 

November 4th, 2006 - U.S. Seeks to Silence Terror Suspect

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 4th, 2006 - For U.S. and Top Iraqi, Animosity Is Mutual

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 4th, 2006 - UN Expresses Alarm at Worsening Humanitarian Crisis in Iraq

1 news article by the Associated Press & UNHCR Briefing Notes from November 3rd

 

November 3rd, 2006 - Neo Culpa

1 news article by Vanity Fair

 

November 3rd, 2006 - Possible Iraq Trip Shrouded in Silence

1 news article by the San Diego Union-Tribune

 

November 3rd, 2006 - Former Fort Campbell Soldier Indicted in Iraq Murders, Rape

1 news article by the Courier-Journal

 

November 2nd, 2006 - Fallujah: U.S. Military Adopts Desperate Tactics

1 news article by Inter Press Service

 

November 1st, 2006 - Death in Iraq, Grief in U.S.

1 news article by the Baltimore Sun

 

November 1st, 2006 - Along Iraq-Syria Border, a Struggle to Cover the Terrain

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

November 1st, 2006 - Army Arraigns Fort Campbell Soldier on Murder Charges from Iraq

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

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