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The Document Archive - News and media reports: November - December 2007

 

December 31st, 2007 - 2007 is America’s Deadliest Year in Iraq

1 news article by the Guardian

 

December 31st, 2007 - 2 Marines Ordered to Court-Martial

3 news articles by the Associated Press, Reuters & North County Times

 

December 29th, 2007 - For Blackwater, a Year in Uncomfortable Spotlight

1 news article by the Virginian-Pilot

 

December 29th, 2007 - A Trying Year for Marine Corps

1 news article by North County Times

 

December 24th, 2007 - Warnings Unheeded on Guards in Iraq

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

December 23rd, 2007 - Iraq: America’s Outsourced War

1 feature article by American Chronicle

 

December 20th, 2007 - Georgian Faces Murder Trial in Iraq Death

1 news article by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

 

December 19th, 2007 - Trial Ordered for Hawaii-Based Soldier in Iraq Killing

1 news article by the Honolulu Advertiser

 

December 19th, 2007 - Rights Group Sues Blackwater

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 19th, 2007 - Haditha Defendant Wants Murtha, Hagee to Talk

1 news article by North County Times

 

December 19th, 2007 - 5th Trial in Iraqi Rape Case Drags On

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 18th, 2007 - Hearing Set for Edmond Marine

1 news article by the Edmond Sun

 

December 17th, 2007 - Iraq War Veteran Returns to Court

1 news article by Riverside Press-Enterprise

 

December 17th, 2007 - Iraq Victims, Witness Recount Blackwater Shooting

1 news article by National Public Radio (NPR)

 

December 16th, 2007 - Army Sniper Evan Vela’s Attorney Files Motions

1 news article by KPVI.com

 

December 14th, 2007 - “Syrische Folterpraxis war in Berlin bekannt”

1 news article by the Süddeutsche Zeitung

 

December 14th, 2007 - Blackwater in Baghdad: “It was a Horror Movie”

1 feature article by Salon Magazine

 

December 13th, 2007 - Freedom Lost

1 news article by the Guardian

 

December 13th, 2007 - Defense Asks for More Time in Ex-Soldier’s Iraq Rape-Slaying Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 12th, 2007 - Hearing Ends for Soldier Accused of Killing Insurgent

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 11th, 2007 - Irish Human Rights Body Wants CIA Flight Inspections

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

December 11th, 2007 - Soldier Says Army Sergeant Shot Unarmed Iraqi

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 8th, 2007 - Sniper Accused of Murder Disputes Statement

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

December 8th, 2007 - Prosecutors Seek Trial Date for Ex-Soldier

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 7th, 2007 - Report: Blackwater Inquiry Falls on Three Guards

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Los Angeles Times

 

December 7th, 2007 - Marine Charged Again with Iraq Murder

2 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

December 6th, 2007 - Blackwater’s Business

1 comment by the Nation

 

December 5th, 2007 - Rape, Murder Case of Ex-Soldier Delayed a Week

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 5th, 2007 - Tighter Control of Blackwater Seen

2 news articles by the Associated Press & New York Times

 

December 2nd, 2007 - Security Crews Ponder Future in Iraq

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

November 29th, 2007 - Blackwater Grand Jury Resumes

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 28th, 2007 - Accused Soldiers’ Fate in Hands of General

1 news article by Honolulu Star Bulletin

 

November 27th, 2007 - Idaho Soldier to Stand Trial for Murder

1 news article by KTVB

 

November 27th, 2007 - Blackwater Lawsuit Says Order Ignored

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 26th, 2007 - Blackwater Probe Stifled by Conflicts

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 26th, 2007 - Iraq Has Only Militants, No Civilians

1 column by Atlantic Free Press

 

November 21st, 2007 - The Killing of Mary Awanis

1 transcript from Special Broadcasting Service (SBS)

 

November 20th, 2007 - Fallujah Now Under a Different Kind of Siege

1 news article by Inter Press Service

 

November 20th, 2007 - Judge Proposes Moving Wilkes, Foggo Trial to Virginia

1 news article by the San Diego Union-Tribune

 

November 20th, 2007 - Rape, Murder Case of Ex-Soldier Delayed a Week

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 20th, 2007 - Former Aide Blames Bush for Leak Deceit

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 19th, 2007 - Al Qaeda Shifts to Northern, Eastern Iraq: General

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

November 19th, 2007 - Evidence Against Marine under Review for Possible Court-Martial

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 19th, 2007 - Blackwater Guards Subpoenaed by Federal Grand Jury

1 news article by ABC News

 

November 18th, 2007 - SEALs Did Right, But Paid High Price

1 news article by the Honolulu Advertiser

 

November 18th, 2007 - Charges Against Haditha Defendant Questioned

1 news article by North County Times

 

November 17th, 2007 - Brothers, Bad Blood and the Blackwater Tangle

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 17th, 2007 - High Ranking Marine Faces Haditha Trial

3 news articles by Reuters & North County Times

 

November 15th, 2007 - Blackwater Guard Gives Account of Shootout in Iraq

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

November 14th, 2007 - Marine Officer Hearing Haditha Case May Step Aside

2 news articles by San Diego Union-Tribune & North County Times

 

November 14th, 2007 - F.B.I. Says Guards Killed 14 Iraqis Without Cause

2 news articles by the New York Times & Reuters

 

November 13th, 2007 - Ex-Soldier Charged with Rape, Murder may soon have Trial Date

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 13th, 2007 - US Marine Withholds Plea in Haditha Killings Case

1 news article by Reuters

 

November 12th, 2007 - Two Marines in the Haditha Case Due in Court Tuesday

1 news article by the San Diego Union-Tribune

 

November 10th, 2007 - Army Sniper Reprimanded, Sentenced to Time Served

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

November 9th, 2007 - Military Jury Acquits Army Sniper of Premeditated Murder in Killings of 3 Iraqis

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 8th, 2007 - War-torn Families Cope, Hope

1 news article from Glendale News-Press

 

November 8th, 2007 - Next Haditha Hearing Set for Next Week

1 news article by North County Times

 

November 8th, 2007 - How Blackwater Sniper Fire Felled 3 Iraqi Guards

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

November 8th, 2007 - Witness Recalls Less at Iraq Sniper Trial

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

November 7th, 2007 - 2007 Is Deadliest Year for U.S. Troops in Iraq

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 7th, 2007 - Army Investigator Recommends Against Murder Trial for Soldier

2 news articles by the Associated Press & San Antonio Express-News

 

November 6th, 2007 - Jury Finds Wilkes Guilty

1 news article by the San Diego Union-Tribune

 

November 6th, 2007 - Court-Martial to Open in Killings of 3 Iraqis

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 5th, 2007 - Iraqis Fleeing Homes in Droves: Red Crescent

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

November 4th, 2007 - Faulty Intel Source “Curve Ball” Revealed

1 broadcast transcript by CBS/60 Minutes

 

November 4th, 2007 - ‘Honour’ Killings Grow as Girl, 17, Stoned to Death

1 news article by the Sunday Times

 

November 3rd, 2007 - Blackwater’s Owner Has Spies for Hire

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

November 3rd, 2007 - Marine General Bids Farewell

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

November 2nd, 2007 - CNN: Price of Iraq War 10 Times Pre-War Predictions

1 news article by Raw Story

 

November 1st, 2007 - U.N.’s Ban Urges Accountability for Security Firms

2 news articles by Reuters & New York Times

 

November 1st, 2007 - U.S. Program Unveils Man Behind Iraq Weapons Story

1 news article by Reuters

 

November 1st, 2007 - Another S.A. Soldier Charged with Murdering an Iraqi

1 news article by the San Antonio Express-News

 

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