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The Document Archive - News and media reports: September - October 2008

 

October 30th, 2008 - As if on Cue, Syrians Protest U.S. Incursion on Their Soil

1 news article by the New York Times

 

October 28th, 2008 - Report on Iraq Security Lists 310 Contractors

1 news article by the New York Times

 

October 27th, 2008 - US Says Syria Raid ‘Successful’ as Damascus Fumes

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

October 26th, 2008 - Witnesses: US Helicopters Attack Syrian Village

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Xinhua Press Agency

 

October 25th, 2008 - Iraqi Sunni Bloc Breaks Ties with US after Killing

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

October 22nd, 2008 - Soldier’s Remarks in Iraq Slayings Case Revealed

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

October 19th, 2008 - Iraq Wins Right to Prosecute Crimes by US Troops

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

October 18th, 2008 - Muqtada al-Sadr Urges Rejection of US-Iraqi Pact

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

October 15th, 2008 - CIA Tactics Endorsed In Secret Memos

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

October 15th, 2008 - National Security at Issue in Italian CIA Trial

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

October 15th, 2008 - US Agrees to Limited Iraqi Jurisdiction

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

October 15th, 2008 - Ky. Judge Sets Hearing in Iraqi Slaying Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

October 14th, 2008 - Lawmakers: Bush Stymied Plame Probe

1 news article by ABC News

 

October 13th, 2008 - Marine Corps’ Haditha Appeal Goes to Court on Friday

1 news article by North County Times

 

October 10th, 2008 - Blackwater to Check Itself on US Arms Export Law

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

October 8th, 2008 - Iraq, U.S. Near Deal on Military Future

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

October 4th, 2008 - Attorneys in New Venue to Defend Soldier in Iraq

1 news article by the Clarksville Leaf-Chronicle

 

October 3rd, 2008 - Govt. Uses Contractors to Probe Iraq Contractors

1 news article by ABC News

 

October 3rd, 2008 - Judge Delays Trial of Marine in Fallujah Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

October 2nd, 2008 - US Soldier Pleads Guilty in Iraq Killings

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Agence France Presse

 

October 2nd, 2008 - Blackwater Machine Gun Found in Raid on Iraqi Insurgents

1 news article by ABC News

 

October 1st, 2008 - Poker, Hookers, and Black Contracts: How To Make a CIA Trial Go Away

1 news article by Mother Jones

 

October 1st, 2008 - Marines Accused in Iraqi Slayings Refuse to Testify Against Each Other

2 news articles by the Los Angeles Times & San Diego Union-Tribune

 

September 29th, 2008 - Ex-CIA Executive Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud

2 news articles by the Associated Press & New York Times

 

September 29th, 2008 - Crashed Jet Carrying Cocaine Linked to CIA

1 news article by Atlantic Free Press

 

September 26th, 2008 - Pa. Marine Sues Rep. Murtha Over Haditha Comments

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 25th, 2008 - Top Officials Knew in 2002 of Harsh Interrogations

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

September 25th, 2008 - Judge Dismisses Marines Contempt Charges

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

September 24th, 2008 - Italian Lawyers Seek Condoleezza Rice Testimony

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 23rd, 2008 - US Moves to Drop Contempt Case Against 2 Marines

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Riverside Press Enterprise

 

September 22nd, 2008 - Cheney’s Testimony in Valerie Plame Leak Case Classified

1 news article by the Public Record

 

September 22nd, 2008 - US Soldier Fights Accusations of Killing Iraqi

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 21st, 2008 - US Soldier Charged with Killing Iraqi Has Hearing

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 20th, 2008 - Jailed Soldier’s Mom Says He was Caught in ‘Bad Situation’

1 news article by Deseret News

 

September 20th, 2008 - US Strike Wipes Out Eight Members of Same Iraqi Family

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

September 19th, 2008 - US Raid Kills 7; Iraqis Say They Were Civilians

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Deutsche Presse Agentur

 

September 18th, 2008 - US Soldier Gets 7-Month Sentence in Iraq Killings

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Agence France Presse

 

September 17th, 2008 - Trial of ‘Extraordinary Rendition’ CIA Agents will Go Ahead

1 news article by The Times

 

September 17th, 2008 - 3 US Soldiers Charged with Murder in Iraqi Deaths

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 16th, 2008 - Sources: Blackwater Seeks to Head Off Charges

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 14th, 2008 - Prosecutors Want US Soldier Court Martialled over Iraq Murder

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

September 13th, 2008 - Remaining Haditha Cases Mired in Courts

1 news article by North County Times

 

September 13th, 2008 - Hearing for US Soldier Charged with Killing Iraqi

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Agence France Presse

 

September 12th, 2008 - 2 US Soldiers to Face Court-Martial in Iraq Deaths

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 12th, 2008 - Former Blackwater Guard Working at Monroe Prison

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 10th, 2008 - Hearing Scheduled for Edmond Soldier

1 news article by the Edmond Sun

 

September 9th, 2008 - Ex-CIA Exec Facing Trial Say He’ll Expose Agents

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 6th, 2008 - Hearing Reset for 101st Soldiers in Iraq Death Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 5th, 2008 - Polish Prosecutors Probe Possible CIA Jail

1 news article by Reuters

 

September 5th, 2008 - Dogs of War: The Contract Rules

1 news article by United Press International

 

September 4th, 2008 - Mexico Drug Plane Used for US ‘Rendition’ Flights: Report

2 news articles by Agence France Presse & CounterPunch

 

September 4th, 2008 - Palin: Iraq War ‘A Task That Is From God’

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 4th, 2008 - Two US Troops Charged for Iraqi Detainee Murder

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

September 2nd, 2008 - Veteran Acquitted in Landmark Case Wants Riverside Police Job Back

1 news article by the Riverside Press-Enterprise

 

September 1st, 2008 - GIs go from Informants to Defendants

1 news article by Stars and Stripes

 

September 1st, 2008 - Immunity a Sticking Point in US-Iraq Security Pact: Report

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

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