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The Document Archive - News and media reports: July - August 2009

 

August 31st, 2009 - Binyam Mohamed: I Will Fight for Other Prisoners

1 news article from the Independent

 

August 31st, 2009 - Doctors had ‘Central Role’ in CIA Abuse: Rights Group

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

August 31st, 2009 - Three Killed in Iraq Attacks

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

August 30th, 2009 - Blackwater Tapped Foreigners on Secret CIA Program

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 29th, 2009 - Iraq Attacks Kill 19, Injure Dozens

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

August 29th, 2009 - A.C.L.U. Lawyers Mine Secret Documents for Truth

1 feature article from the New York Times

 

August 29th, 2009 - Blackwater Founder Accused in Court of Intent to Kill

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

August 28th, 2009 - Aquitted Camp Pendleton Marine Waiting to “Take Back his Own Life”

1 feature article from the Fallbrook Village News

 

August 28th, 2009 - Hamdania Squad Leader Expresses Remorse

1 news article from North County Times

 

August 28th, 2009 - New Iraqi Violence by the Numbers

1 news article from New York Times

 

August 28th, 2009 - Marines Will not Seek to Reinstate Charges Against Top Officer in Haditha Killings

2 news articles from the Los Angeles Times & North County Times

 

August 28th, 2009 - Holder’s Decision To Probe CIA Hints At a New Dynamic

2 news articles from the Washington Post

 

August 27th, 2009 - US Will Pay for Lawyer in Italian Kidnapping Trial

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 27th, 2009 - International Tribunal Takes Up Rendition, Torture Case

1 news article from the Public Record

 

August 27th, 2009 - Lithuania will Probe Claims of Secret CIA Prisons

1 news article from Deutsche Welle

 

August 27th, 2009 - Young Afghan Freed from Guantanamo to Sue US Gov’t

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 27th, 2009 - Memos: CIA Pushed Limits On Sleep Deprivation

3 news articles from the Associated Press, Agence France Presse & Los Angeles Times

 

August 25th, 2009 - Amnesty Calls for Rendition Review

1 news article from Irish Times

 

August 25th, 2009 - No Immunity in any CIA Abuse Cases - UN Rights Chief

2 news articles from Reuters & Agence France Presse

 

August 25th, 2009 - CIA Terror Tactics Spur Changes, New Probe

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 24th, 2009 - Ten Killed in Southern Iraq Bus Bombings

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

August 24th, 2009 - U.S. Says Rendition to Continue, but With More Oversight

1 news article from the New York Times

 

August 24th, 2009 - Administration Releases More of Long-Classified CIA Report on Interrogations

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

August 24th, 2009 - Memo Reveals Details of Blackwater Targeted Killings Program

1 feature article from Spiegel magazine

 

August 23rd, 2009 - CIA Officer Disciplined for Alleged Gun Use in Interrogation

1 news article from the Washington Post                                    

 

August 22nd, 2009 - A Gitmo Prosecutor’s Act of Conscience

1 news article from CBS News

 

August 22nd, 2009 - Reports Revive Debate on Contractor Use

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

August 22nd, 2009 - Report Shows CIA Interrogation Methods

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 21st, 2009 - Judge Orders Release of Guantanamo Bay Detainee with Family Ties to Bin Laden

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 21st, 2009 - Blackwater Disclosure Adds to CIA Worries

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

August 20th, 2009 - Officials: Lithuania Hosted Secret CIA Prison To Get “Our Ear”

1 news article from ABC News

 

August 20th, 2009 - Iraq Carnage Shows Sectarian War Goes On

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

August 19th, 2009 - C.I.A. Sought Blackwater’s Help in Plan to Kill Jihadists

1 news article from the New York Times

 

August 19th, 2009 - Hundreds Killed and Hurt in Baghdad

4 news articles from Al Jazeera, Agence France Presse & Christian Science Monitor

 

August 19th, 2009 - London Sued Over Rendition Case

1 news article from United Press International

 

August 18th, 2009 - ‘Pendleton 8’ Figure Protests Loss of Attorney

1 news article from North County Times

 

August 17th, 2009 - Blackwater Armed and Dangerous in Iraq

1 news article from National Public Radio

 

August 17th, 2009 - Iraqi Gays Targeted, Brutally Killed: Human Rights Watch

1 news article from the Huffington Post

 

August 17th, 2009 - Eight Killed in Iraq Attacks

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

August 16th, 2009 - Bombs Kill at least 8 People in Iraqi Market

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 15th, 2009 - Anguish Continues for Parents of Convicted Marine

1 feature article from North County Times

 

August 15th, 2009 - 3 Iraqis Killed in US-Iraqi Mortar Exercise

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 15th, 2009 - Army Reduces Soldier’s Murder Sentence

1 news article from Stars and Stripes

 

August 14th, 2009 - Iraqi Journalists Protesting in Baghdad Say the Government Is Trying to Censor Them

1 news article from the New York Times

 

August 14th, 2009 - Romania Denies Reports of Secret CIA Prisons in its Territory

1 news article from Xinhua News Agency

 

August 14th, 2009 - US Army Reduces Soldiers’ Murder Sentences

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 13th, 2009 - Double Suicide Bombing Kills More than 20 in Iraq

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 13th, 2009 - Israeli Soldiers Killed Unarmed Civilians Carrying White Flags in Gaza, Says Report

1 news article from the Guardian

 

August 13th, 2009 - A Window Into C.I.A.’s Embrace of Secret Jails

1 news article from the New York Times

 

August 12th, 2009 - Five Killed in Iraq Attacks

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

August 12th, 2009 - 2 U.S. Architects of Harsh Tactics in 9/11’s Wake

1 feature article from the New York Times

 

August 11th, 2009 - MI6 Boss Admits Difference in Values with US over Torture

1 news article from Daily Telegraph

 

August 11th, 2009 - Court Upholds CIA Contractor’s Detainee Abuse Conviction

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

August 10th, 2009 - Iraq Bomb Attacks Kill 47

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

August 10th, 2009 - MI6 Denies Complicity in Torture

1 news article from the Guardian

 

August 10th, 2009 - U.S. Battling CIA Rendition Case in 3 Courts

1 news article from the San Francisco Chronicle

 

August 9th, 2009 - CIA Interrogations: AG Eric Holder Appears Poised to Open Investigation of Harsh Tactics

1 news article from the Chicago Tribune

 

August 9th, 2009 - U.K. Lawmakers Eye Treatment of U.S. Terror Suspects

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 8th, 2009 - Congresswoman: U.S. Ties With Xe, Formerly Blackwater, Must End

1 news article from CNN

 

August 8th, 2009 - MI5 ‘Misled MPs During Torture Inquiry’

1 news article from the Independent

 

August 7th, 2009 - Iraqis Speak of Random Killings Committed by Private Blackwater Guards

2 news articles from the Times & the Nation

 

August 7th, 2009 - Dozens Killed in Bombings Against Shiites in Iraq

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 6th, 2009 - Bombs Kill Five in Iraq, including Shiite Pilgrim

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

August 5th, 2009 - Blackwater Chief Accused of Murder, Gun-Running

2 news articles from ABC News & the Times

 

August 5th, 2009 - Nine Killed in Iraq Violence

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

August 4th, 2009 - CIA Whistleblower Complaint Declassified

1 news article from Secrecy News

 

August 4th, 2009 - Ex-Guards’ Statements Implicate Blackwater Founder in Iraq Crimes

2 news articles from CNN & the Nation

 

August 4th, 2009 - Iraqi Government Hit with Claims that Man Died in Detention after Torture

1 news article from the Times

 

August 4th, 2009 - Ministers Accused of Cover-Up over Claims of UK Complicity in Torture

1 news article from the Guardian

 

August 3rd, 2009 - Group Wants Probe of Contractor Role in Renditions

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

August 2nd, 2009 - Seven Killed in Iraq Market Bombing

2 news articles from Agence France Presse & Associated Press

 

July 31st, 2009 - Israel Admits White Phosphorus Use

2 news articles from Al Jazeera & Associated Press

 

July 31st, 2009 - Slow Sunni Integration a Risk to Iraq Security - US

1 news article from Reuters

 

July 31st, 2009 - Bombs in Baghdad Kill at Least 29

1 news article from the New York Times

 

July 31st, 2009 - New Evidence in Binyam Mohamed ‘Torture’ Case

1 news article from the Guardian

 

July 30th, 2009 - Judge Orders Young Guantanamo Detainee’s Release

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

July 30th, 2009 - Israel Orders 14 Probes into Troops over Gaza War

1 news article from Middle East Online

 

July 29th, 2009 - Iraq Mounts Attack on Iranian Dissidents

3 news articles from CBS News, Time Magazine & Christian Science Monitor

 

July 29th, 2009 - Woman Admits Role in Iraq War Bribery Case

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News

 

July 29th, 2009 - Clinton Moved to Halt Disclosure of CIA Torture Evidence, Court Told

1 news article from the Guardian

 

July 28th, 2009 - Crime Rate of Veterans in Colo. Unit Cited

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

July 28th, 2009 - Cockerham Niece to Plead Guilty in Kickback Scheme

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News

 

July 28th, 2009 - Afghanistan Would Collect Guantanamo Detainee-Lawyer

1 news article from Reuters

 

July 28th, 2009 - Diego Garcia Rendition Victim Challenges UK in Court

1 news article from the Guardian

 

July 26th, 2009 - Soldiers in Colorado Slayings Tell of Iraq Horrors

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 26th, 2009 - Secrets of CIA ‘Ghost Flights’ to Be Revealed

1 news article from the Guardian

 

July 25th, 2009 - After the Shooting, Another Showdown

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

July 25th, 2009 - CIA ‘Put Pressure on Britain to Cover up its Use of Torture’

1 news article from Daily Mail

 

July 25th, 2009 - Guantánamo Bay: The Inside Story

2 feature articles from the Times

 

July 24th, 2009 - Casualties of War, Part II: Warning Signs

1 feature article from the Colorado Springs Gazette

 

July 24th, 2009 - Casualties of War, Part I: The Hell of War Comes Home

1 feature article from the Colorado Springs Gazette

 

July 24th, 2009 - Inside Bush and Cheney’s Final Days

1 feature article from Time Magazine

 

July 23rd, 2009 - U.S. Military Says Kills Two Iraqi Gunmen

1 news article from Reuters

 

July 23rd, 2009 - U.S. Rebuffs U.N. Requests for Guantanamo Visits, Data on CIA Prisons

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

July 23rd, 2009 - Blackwater Seeks Gag Order

1 feature article from National Public Radio

 

July 22nd, 2009 - US Says 3 Killed in Iraq Attack

2 news articles from the Associated Press & Agence France Presse

 

July 22nd, 2009 - U.S. Judge Challenges Evidence on a Detainee

1 news article from the New York Times

 

July 21st, 2009 - At Least 15 Die in Attacks Aimed at Shiite, Sunni and U.S. Targets in Baghdad

1 news article from the New York Times

 

July 20th, 2009 - Iraqis Restrict US Operations in Baghdad

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 19th, 2009 - US Role in Massive Aerial Herbicide Spraying Revealed

1 feature article from the Public Record

 

July 19th, 2009 - Firm Tied to Iraq Scandal Profited

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News

 

July 19th, 2009 - Internal Rifts on Road to Torment

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

July 18th, 2009 - Home Secretary: MI5 Torture Inquiry Could Damage UK Security

1 news article from the Guardian

 

July 18th, 2009 - Official: US May Create Terror Interrogation Unit

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 17th, 2009 - Iraq Government Faces Claims of Prisoner Abuse

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 17th, 2009 - Obama Plans ‘Rendition’ of Tunisians in Guantanamo to Italian Jail

1 news article from the Public Record

 

July 16th, 2009 - CIA Assassin Program Was Nearing New Phase

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

July 16th, 2009 - Guantánamo War Court Faces Technological, Legal Challenges

1 news article from the Miami Herald

 

July 15th, 2009 - Army: Soldiers in Slayings Faced Intense Combat

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 15th, 2009 - AP Sources: Tenet Canceled Secret CIA Hit Teams

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 15th, 2009 - Bombs Kill 11 in Iraq, Highlight Security Fears

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 15th, 2009 - Israeli Soldiers: ‘No Clear Red Lines’ in Gaza War

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 14th, 2009 - CIA Faces Hostile Scrutiny as Details of ‘Dark’ Programmes are Revealed

1 news article from the Guardian

 

July 13th, 2009 - CIA Had Secret Al Qaeda Plan

1 news article from Wall Street Journal

 

July 12th, 2009 - Car Bomb Explodes Outside Iraqi Church, Kills 4

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 12th, 2009 - Probe of Alleged Torture Weighed

2 news articles from the Washington Post & Associated Press

 

July 11th, 2009 - Iraq Bombings Kill 8 in Capital, Northern Village

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 10th, 2009 - Lawmaker Says CIA Director Ended Secret Program

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 10th, 2009 - Police to Investigate MI5 over Binyam Mohamed Torture Claims

1 news article from the Daily Telegraph

 

July 9th, 2009 - More Than $600 Billion And Counting: Iraq War Lies Revisited

1 feature article from the Public Record

 

July 9th, 2009 - Worst Violence since US Pullback Hits Iraq

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 8th, 2009 - Democrats Say C.I.A. Deceived Congress

1 news article from the New York Times

 

July 7th, 2009 - Officials: Fate of Guantanamo Detainees Uncertain

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 7th, 2009 - UN Gaza Inquiry Wraps up Hearings

1 news article from Reuters

 

July 7th, 2009 - RICO Violations Leveled against Blackwater over Baghdad Massacre

1 news article from the Public Record

 

July 5th, 2009 - Binyam Mohamed Launches Legal Fight to Stop US Destroying Torture Images

1 news article from the Guardian

 

July 5th, 2009 - Link Between Iraq Violence, Troop Withdrawals Considered

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

July 3rd, 2009 - Documents Describe Chaos of Gitmo’s Early Months

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 3rd, 2009 - U.S. Says It Will Preserve Secret Jails for Terror Case

1 news article from the New York Times

 

July 3rd, 2009 - New Evidence Cheney Swayed Reaction to Leak

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

July 2nd, 2009 - Grand Jury Inquiry on Destruction of C.I.A. Tapes

1 news article from the New York Times

 

July 2nd, 2009 - Obama Administration Delays Release of CIA Report

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

July 2nd, 2009 - Lawsuit now Accuses Xe Contractors of Murder, Kidnapping

1 news article from Virginian-Pilot

 

July 1st, 2009 - Amnesty Accuses Israel of Using Human Shields in Gaza

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

July 1st, 2009 - ‘CIA Snatch’ Wife to Ask Strasbourg

1 news article from Ansa

 

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