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The Document Archive - News and media reports: January - February 2008

 

February 29th, 2008 - Iraqi Shooting Witnesses Interviewed

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 29th, 2008 - Court-Martial Over CBS Interview Delayed

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 27th, 2008 - Translation Effort Delays Trial of Haditha Suspect

1 news article by San Diego Union-Tribune

 

February 26th, 2008 - Wuterich Trial Start Delayed

1 news article by North County Times

 

February 26th, 2008 - Expert Details White House Mail Problems

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 25th, 2008 - Sergeant Routinely Abused Iraqis, Say Soldiers at Hearings

1 news article by the Honolulu Advertiser

 

February 25th, 2008 - Wuterich Trial Postponed One Week

1 news article by Meriden Record-Journal

 

February 23rd, 2008 - Waterboarding Is Focus of Justice Dept. Inquiry

1 news article by the New York Times

 

February 23rd, 2008 - Judge Throws Out Subpoena Request

2 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

February 22nd, 2008 - Prosecutors Seek Footage in Haditha Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 22nd, 2008 - Embarrassed Miliband Admits Two US Rendition Flights on British Soil

2 news articles by the Guardian & Associated Press

 

February 21st, 2008 - Winder Soldier Sentenced to 120 Days for Iraqi’s Death

3 news articles by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Honolulu Advertiser & Honolulu Star Bulletin

 

February 21st, 2008 - Blackwater Inquiry Turns to Baghdad

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 21st, 2008 - More Problems Surfacing in Haditha Trials

1 news article by North County Times

 

February 20th, 2008 - Military Jury Convicts Soldier of Aggravated Assault

3 news articles by the Associated Press, Honolulu Advertiser & Honolulu Star Bulletin

 

February 20th, 2008 - Judge Asked to Dismiss Haditha Charges

2 news articles by the Associated Press

 

February 19th, 2008 - Court-Martial Opens for Killing of Unarmed Iraqi

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Honolulu Star Bulletin

 

February 19th, 2008 - German Gun Firm Drops Blackwater

1 news article by United Press International

 

February 19th, 2008 - ‘Frontline’ Looks at the Haditha Incident

1 news article/Essay by the Los Angeles Times

 

February 19th, 2008 - Defense Lawyers Granted Security Clearance in Iraq Rape Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 19th, 2008 - 12 Years for Contractor in Bribery Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 18th, 2008 - Court-Martial Set Tomorrow for Schofield Soldier

2 news articles by the Associated Press & the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

 

February 17th, 2008 - Ga. Community Stands Behind Soldier Facing Iraq Murder Charge

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 15th, 2008 - Haditha Trial Keys on Three Children

1 news article by the Washington Times

 

February 15th, 2008 - Soldier Charged in Iraqi Slayings Wants Case in Military Court

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 14th, 2008 - Judge Dismisses Renditions Lawsuit in San Jose

1 news article from San Francisco Chronicle

 

February 14th, 2008 - Haditha Marine to Testify vs. Superior

2 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

February 12th, 2008 - Evan Vela’s Dad Responds to His Son’s Sentence

1 news article by KPVI.com

 

February 10th, 2008 - US Soldier Convicted of Killing Iraqi

2 news articles by the Associated Press

 

February 9th, 2008 - Schofield Soldier Ordered to Trial

2 news articles by the Honolulu Advertiser & Honolulu Star Bulletin

 

February 9th, 2008 - Sniper Team Chief Admits Ordering Iraqi Man’s Killing

2 news articles by the Associated Press & New York Times

 

February 8th, 2008 - At Least 3 Iraqis Killed, Possibly All Civilians, in US Raid

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 8th, 2008 - Army Sets April Date for Hawaii-Based Soldier’s Court-Martial

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Honolulu Star Bulletin

 

February 8th, 2008 - Iraq Murder Trial Opens for Army Sniper

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Time Magazine

 

February 8th, 2008 - Blackwater’s Blood Money; How Much for a Dead Son?

1 news article by ABC News

 

February 6th, 2008 - Civilian Deaths Eyed

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Los Angeles Times

 

February 6th, 2008 - AP Confirms Secret Camp Inside Gitmo

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 5th, 2008 - Iraq: 4 Killed in US Raid

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 5th, 2008 - Blackwater Key to US-Iraq Talks: Ambassador

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

February 5th, 2008 - CIA Says Used Waterboarding Three Times

1 news article by Reuters

 

February 4th, 2008 - Civilian Deaths in U.S. Military Strike Bring Worries of Sunni Backlash

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

February 4th, 2008 - The CIA Operation that Should Have Prevented the Iraq War

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

February 4th, 2008 - Leak on Cross-Border Chases From Iraq

1 news article by the New York Times

 

February 1st, 2008 - Corps Subpoenas Outtakes from ‘60 Minutes’ Interview

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

 

January 31st, 2008 - U.S. Wants to Keep Right to Hunt Foreign Fighters in Iraq

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

January 31st, 2008 - Soldier Charged with Killing Insurgent Freed from Jail

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

January 30th, 2008 - Iraq Security Guards Getting New Rules

1 news article by the Asscoiated Press

 

January 25th, 2008 - U.S. Asking Iraq for Wide Rights on War

1 news article by the New York Times

 

January 24th, 2008 - Sergeant to Be Tried in Iraqi’s Death

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

January 24th, 2008 - Court Dates Set for Marine Accused in Iraq

2 news articles by the United Press International & North County Times

 

January 23rd, 2008 - False Pretenses

1 report by the Center for Public Integrity

 

January 23rd, 2008 - Marine Does not Enter Plea in Haditha Killings Case

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

January 22nd, 2008 - New Armored Truck Sees First Iraq Death

1 news article by the Associated Press & blog article in the Weekly Standard

 

January 22nd, 2008 - Wife of Local Soldier Charged with Murder Will Testify in Iraq

1 news article by KPVI.com

 

January 19th, 2008 - From Texas to Iraq, and Center of Blackwater Case

1 news article by the New York Times

 

January 16th, 2008 - Justice Dept. Cites Obstacles in Blackwater Case

1 news article by the New York Times

 

January 16th, 2008 - White House Reused E-Mail Tapes

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

January 14th, 2008 - Joint Chiefs Chairman: Close Guantanamo

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

January 13th, 2008 - Waterboarding would be Torture to me: U.S. Spy Chief

1 news article by Reuters

 

January 12th, 2008 - 3 Buddies Home From Iraq Are Charged With Murdering a 4th

1 news article from the New York Times

 

January 12th, 2008 - FBI Finds Blackwater Trucks Patched

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

January 11th, 2008 - Schofield Soldier Chooses Jury of Enlisted Military

1 news article by the Honolulu Star Bulletin

 

January 10th, 2008 - 2005 Use of Gas by Blackwater Leaves Questions

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

 

January 9th, 2008 - Violence-Related Mortality in Iraq from 2002 to 2006

1 special article by the New England Journal of Medicine

 

January 9th, 2008 - Blackwater Ramped Up Lobbying Effort

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

January 9th, 2008 - Hawaii-Based Soldier Won’t Face Death Penalty if Convicted

3 news articles by the Associated Press, Honolulu Star Bulletin & Atlanta Journal-Constitution

 

January 9th, 2008 - Marine Appears in Military Court in Haditha Massacre

2 news articles by the Associated Press & North County Times

 

January 8th, 2008 - The Fog of War Crimes

1 feature article by ZNet

 

January 4th, 2008 - No Murder Charges Filed in Haditha Case

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

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