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The Document Archive - News and media reports: September - October 2009

 

October 31st, 2009 - Jet Named in Torture Flight Report is Met by SAS at British Airport

1 news article from Daily Mail

 

October 31st, 2009 - Documents Detail Conditions Found at Secret C.I.A. Jails

1 news article from the New York Times

 

October 30th, 2009 - Cheney Told FBI He Had No Idea Who Leaked Plame ID

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

October 28th, 2009 - Ex-Blackwater Guard Evades Shooting Blame

1 news article from Seattle Weekly

 

October 28th, 2009 - Milan Trial Could Expose Italian Role in CIA Kidnapping

1 feature article from Spiegel magazine

 

October 28th, 2009 - Court to Reconsider CIA Torture Flight Ruling

1 news article from the San Francisco Chronicle

 

October 26th, 2009 - Blackwater Lawyers Seek Military Guard

1 feature article from the National Law Journal

 

October 26th, 2009 - Guantánamo Torture: UK Wants Claims of Complicity to be Heard in Secret

1 news article from the Guardian

 

October 25th, 2009 - Explosions Kill at least 147 in Baghdad’s Government Center

2 news articles from the Los Angeles Times & Christian Science Monitor

 

October 22nd, 2009 - US Bands Blast Use of Music in Guantanamo Interrogations

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

October 22nd, 2009 - Judge Tosses Lawsuits against Blackwater, now Xe

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

October 21st, 2009 - Justices to Decide on U.S. Release of Detainees

1 news article from the New York Times

 

October 21st, 2009 - Lithuanian Lawmakers Demand CIA Prison Probe

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

October 18th, 2009 - Bomb Kills 5 Near Baghdad Cafe, Say Police

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

October 17th, 2009 - Nine Die in Attacks Across Iraq

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

October 16th, 2009 - US Judge Upholds Censoring CIA Prisoner Testimony

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

October 16th, 2009 - UN Rights Council Endorses Damning Gaza Report

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

October 16th, 2009 - Binyam Mohamed Judges Overrule Attempt to Suppress Torture Evidence

2 news articles from the Guardian & Agence France Presse

 

October 14th, 2009 - Gitmo Update: 38 Cases, 2 New Releases, and 1 Showdown

1 feature article from ProPublica

 

October 14th, 2009 - Judge Blocks Public From Blackwater Hearings

1 news article from Washington Post

 

October 14th, 2009 - Lawyers in CIA Trial Argue for Immunity

1 news article from the Associated Press      

 

October 13th, 2009 - Iraq Rights Ministry Says 85,000 Killed in 2004-08

1 news article from Reuters

 

October 13th, 2009 - Ten Killed in Iraq Bombings

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

October 13th, 2009 - Palestinians, Allies Reopen Gaza War Crimes Debate

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

October 11th, 2009 - Triple Attacks Kill 19 in Western Iraqi City

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

October 10th, 2009 - More Disfigured Newborn Babies in Gaza: Official

1 news article from Xinhua News Agency

 

October 9th, 2009 - Bomb Kills Anti-Insurgent Cleric in Iraq

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

October 7th, 2009 - Scuffle With Security Contractors Highlights Iraqis’ New Clout in Green Zone

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

October 7th, 2009 - Cleric in CIA Kidnap Trial Seeks Millions

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

October 6th, 2009 - Detainee’s Lawyers to Get Interrogation Tapes

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

October 6th, 2009 - Truck Bomb Kills 9 in Western Iraq

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

October 5th, 2009 - Police: At least 6 Dead in Iraq Suicide Blast

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

October 2nd, 2009 - Israel Trying to Dodge Overseas Prosecution

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

October 2nd, 2009 - Ex-Soldier in Iraq Slaying Sent to Indiana Prison

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

October 1st, 2009 - Justice Dept. Ordered to Release Cheney Statements in Plame Case

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

September 30th, 2009 - DA Bringing Personal Touch to Attempted Murder Trial

1 news article from Colorado Springs Gazette

 

September 30th, 2009 - Nelson Gets Reduction in Rank for Fallujah Killing

1 news article from North County Times

 

September 30th, 2009 - U.S. Judge Refuses to Release Interrogation Documents

1 news article from Reuters

 

September 30th, 2009 - Prison Requested for Americans in CIA Case

2 news articles from the Associated Press & Reuters

 

September 29th, 2009 - Defendant Admits Killing, Pleads Guilty to Dereliction of Duty

1 news article from North County Times

 

September 29th, 2009 - Murder Charge Dropped in Iraqi Detainee Killing

2 news articles from the Associated Press & Agence France Presse

 

September 28th, 2009 - Holy Month Ends, and Violence Rises Again in Iraq

1 news article from the New York Times

 

September 28th, 2009 - Obama Team Clears 75 at Guantanamo for Release

1 news article from Reuters

 

September 26th, 2009 - Guantanamo Prison Not Likely to Close in January, Officials Say

1 news article from CNN

 

September 26th, 2009 - GOP Senators Pull Out of Inquiry Into CIA Program

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

September 26th, 2009 - U.S. Military Seeks Jurisdiction of Colonel

1 news article from Stars and Stripes

 

September 25th, 2009 - Graft Main Worry for Investors in Iraq Kurdistan

1 news article from Reuters

 

September 23rd, 2009 - ACLU Seeks Bagram Air Base Detainee Records

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 23rd, 2009 - Bombs Kill 11 in Iraq’s Capital, Northern City

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 23rd, 2009 - Proof of CIA Kidnapping ‘Indisputable’: Italian Prosecutor

2 news articles from Agence France Presse & Reuters

 

September 21st, 2009 - Ahmadinejad Proud of Holocaust Denial

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 21st, 2009 - After Years of War, Iraqis Hit by Frenzy of Crime

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 21st, 2009 - Report: CIA Interrogations Informed by Bad Science

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 20th, 2009 - Obama: Justice OK to Conduct Interrogation Review

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 18th, 2009 - Iraq Car Bomb Kills Seven

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

September 18th, 2009 - Ex-CIA Chiefs Seek Halt to Interrogations Probe

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 18th, 2009 - Former Iraq Security Contractors Say Firm Bought Black Market Weapons, Swapped Booze for Rockets

1 feature article from ProPublica                                                                            

 

September 17th, 2009 - U.S. Judge Orders Kuwaiti Held at Guantanamo Freed

1 news article from Reuters

 

September 17th, 2009 - US Closes its Largest Iraq Jail in the Heat of the Night

1 news article from Agence France Presse                 

 

September 16th, 2009 - Another Lawsuit Targets Founder of Blackwater

1 news article from the Virginian-Pilot

 

September 16th, 2009 - UN Accuses Israel of Committing War Crimes in Gaza

1 news article from the Times

 

September 15th, 2009 - Der seltsame Fall des Khaled El-Masri

1 news article from Süddeutsche Zeitung (in German)

 

September 13th, 2009 - Prosecutors in Iraq Case See Pattern by Guards

1 news article from the New York Times

 

September 13th, 2009 - Closing the Book on a Dark Chapter in Iraq

1 news article from North County Times

 

September 13th, 2009 - CIA IG: Zubaydah’s Torture Preceded John Yoo’s Torture Memo

1 news article from the Public Record

 

September 12th, 2009 - Court Rejects Suit Against CACI Over Abu Ghraib Torture

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

September 12th, 2009 - Back-to-Back Bombs at Shiite Shrine in Iraq Kill 4

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 12th, 2009 - In Anbar Province, New Leadership, but Old Problems Persist

1 news article from the New York Times

 

September 11th, 2009 - Eight Years on, 9/11 Reaps Heavy Toll

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

September 11th, 2009 - MI6 Reports own Officer over Torture Allegations

1 news article from the Guardian

 

September 10th, 2009 - Blast Near Mosul Kills at Least 25

1 news article from the New York Times

 

September 10th, 2009 - DOD Lawyer Hedges on Closing Gitmo by January

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 9th, 2009 - Feds Scour Bank Records of Retired Army Colonel

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 8th, 2009 - Ex-Army Soldier Files Notice of Appeal

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 8th, 2009 - Spanish Judge Resumes Torture Case Against Top Bush Administration Lawyers

1 news article from the Public Record

 

September 8th, 2009 - Attacks Complicate U.S. Moves in Iraq

1 news article from the New York Times

 

September 8th, 2009 - Rendition Victim Still Seeking Justice

1 news article from Inter Press Service

 

September 8th, 2009 - U.S. Tried to Soften Treaty on Detainees

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

September 7th, 2009 - Iraqi Checkpoints New Focus for Insurgents

1 news article from the New York Times                          

 

September 6th, 2009 - Growing Number of Guantanamo Detainees Cleared For Release Remain Imprisoned

1 feature article from the Public Record

 

September 4th, 2009 - Ex-Soldier Gets 5 Life Sentences for Iraqi Deaths

2 news articles from the Associated Press & Louisville Courier-Journal

 

September 2nd, 2009 - ‘60 Minutes’ Loses Appeal in Wuterich Case

1 news article from North County Times

 

September 2nd, 2009 - US Extends Iraq Contract for Blackwater Firm

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 1st, 2009 - The Truth Of Iraq’s City Of Deformed Babies

1 news article from Sky News

 

September 1st, 2009 - Iraqi Woman Fears Execution, Can’t Stop Thinking of Gallows

1 feature article from CNN

 

September 1st, 2009 - No End to Iraq ‘Torture and Deaths’

1 news article from the Press Association

 

September 1st, 2009 - US Asks Judge to Dismiss Diplomatic Immunity Suit

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

September 1st, 2009 - C.I.A. Resists Disclosure of Records on Detention

1 news article from the New York Times

 

September 1st, 2009 - Iraq Civilian Deaths are Highest since April

1 news article from Reuters

 

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