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The Document Archive - News and media reports: January - February 2010

 

February 27th, 2010 - Judges Release Criticism of MI5 Agents in Binyam Mohamed Case

1 news article from the Times

 

February 25th, 2010 - Prosecutors: Law Used in Ex-Soldier’s Trial Valid

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

February 24th, 2010 - US Army’s Lax Supervision Cited in Blackwater Case

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

February 22nd, 2010 - Data Show Rendition Planes Landed in Poland

1 news article from the New York Times

 

February 20th, 2010 - Haditha’s Last Defendant

1 news article from North County Times

 

February 20th, 2010 - DOJ Review Finds No Misconduct by Memo Authors

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

February 20th, 2010 - Tell Us the Truth About Torture, Watchdog Insists

1 news article from the Times

 

February 18th, 2010 - Iraq War to Be Rebranded ‘Operation New Dawn’

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

February 15th, 2010 - How MI5 Kept Watchdog in the Dark over Detainees’ Claims of Torture

1 news article from the Guardian                                 

 

February 13th, 2010 - Lawyers Urge Court of Appeal to Publish Key Part of Binyam Mohamed Draft Ruling

1 news article from the Guardian

 

February 12th, 2010 - Former Blackwater Employees Accuse Security Contractor of Defrauding Government

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

February 11th, 2010 - Missteps, Errors and Miscommunication Doomed Blackwater Case

1 feature article from the Washington Post

 

February 11th, 2010 - Prosecutors Consider Charges Against Officers from MI5 and MI6

3 news articles from Daily Telegraph, the Guardian & Agence France Presse

 

February 10th, 2010 - Top Judge: Binyam Mohamed Case Shows MI5 to be Devious, Dishonest and Complicit in Torture

1 news article from the Guardian

 

February 10th, 2010 - Iraq Orders Former Blackwater Security Guards Out

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

February 5th, 2010 - Mortar Bomb Kills 27, Wounds 56 in Iraq’s Karbala

2 news articles from Agence France Presse & Press Association

 

February 3rd, 2010 - Iraq Bombing Kills at least 20 as Pilgrims Converge on Karbala

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

February 1st, 2010 - AP Source: DOJ Probing Alleged Blackwater Payments

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

February 1st, 2010 - Italy’s Secret Service Knew of CIA Rendition: Judge

2 news articles from Reuters & New York Times

 

January 30th, 2010 - Father Pins Hopes on Last Blackwater Lawsuit

1 news article from the Charlotte Observer

 

January 30th, 2010 - Proxy Detention ‘Collusion’ Exposed

1 news article from Al Jazeera

 

January 29th, 2010 - Justice Department Appeals Dismissal of Blackwater Case

1 news article from Main Justice

 

January 28th, 2010 - Did MI5 Help to Torture Mohamed?

1 news article from the Morning Star

 

January 28th, 2010 - Secret Detention May Amount to Crime Against Humanity: UN Experts

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

January 26th, 2010 - 21 Killed in Bombing at Baghdad Government Building

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

 

January 25th, 2010 - Charged Contractors had Checkered Military Pasts

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

January 25th, 2010 - Two Algerian Torture Victims Freed from Guantanamo

1 feature article from the Public Record

 

January 24th, 2010 - Biden: US to Appeal Dismissal of Blackwater Case

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

January 23rd, 2010 - Biden Says US to Appeal Blackwater Court Decision

2 news articles from Agence France Presse & New York Times

 

January 22nd, 2010 - Israel Pays U.N. $10.5 Million over Gaza Damage

1 news article from Reuters

 

January 21st, 2010 - Edmond Soldier’s Sentence Reduced

1 news article from KOCO.com

 

January 21st, 2010 - How I Fought to Survive Guantánamo

1 feature article from the Guardian

 

January 20th, 2010 - No Bail for Former Security Contractor

1 news article from United Press International

 

January 19th, 2010 - No Misconduct Found in Blackwater Case

2 news articles from the Associated Press & Main Justice

 

January 18th, 2010 - The Guantánamo “Suicides”: A Camp Delta Sergeant Blows the Whistle

1 feature article from Harper’s Magazine

 

January 18th, 2010 - Iraqis Authorize Government to Sue Blackwater

2 news articles from the Associated Press & Agence France Presse

 

January 16th, 2010 - Blackwater Guards’ Accounts of 2007 Attack on Civilians Unveiled in Court Papers

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

January 14th, 2010 - Bombs Kill Up to 15 in Shiite Holy City in Iraq

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

January 12th, 2010 - CIA Had Secret Plan to Kidnap German-Syrian Suspect in Hamburg

1 news article from Der Spiegel

 

January 12th, 2010 - Bail Hearing Set for Blackwater Contractor Charged with Murder

1 news article from Corpus Christi Caller Times

 

January 11th, 2010 - Iraqis Say They Were Forced to Take Blackwater Settlement

1 news article from the Los Angeles Times

 

January 11th, 2010 - Lawyer: Feds Chose Torture Over Trial for Detainee

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

January 10th, 2010 - Iraqi in Blackwater Case Rejects Compensation Deal

2 news articles from the Associated Press & Agence France Presse

 

January 7th, 2010 - 2 Ex-Blackwater Guards Charged in Afghan Killings

3 news articles from the Associated Press, Agence France Presse & Washington Post

 

January 7th, 2010 - Blackwater Settles Civil Lawsuits Over Iraq Deaths

2 news articles from the Associated Press & Reuters

 

January 4th, 2010 - Iraq Will File Lawsuits Against Blackwater

2 news articles from Reuters & Associated Press

 

January 2nd, 2010 - Troop Withdrawal from Iraq on Track, Commander Says

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

January 2nd, 2010 - Blackwater Dismissal Risks Hurting Iraq Relations

3 news articles from the Wall Street Journal, the Independent & Al Jazeera

 

January 1st, 2010 - Iraq Dismayed by Blackwater Dismissal

4 news articles from the Associated Press, CNN, Al Jazeera & Los Angeles Times

 

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