Posted in USA

Falsely Accused Scientist Paid Millions by U.S. in Unsolved 2001 Anthrax Mail Attacks Suit

[The New York Times] “The Justice Department announced Friday that it would pay $4.6 million to settle a lawsuit filed…

Posted in Myanmar

A Closer Look at the Mysterious Burmese Junta

[Slate Magazine, Der Spiegel] “U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates accused the military leaders of Burma of “criminal neglect” on Sunday…

Posted in Israel USA

Report: Netanyahu says 9/11 terror attacks good for Israel as it ‘swung American public opinion’

[Haaretz] “The Israeli newspaper Ma’ariv on Wednesday reported that Likud leader Benjamin Netanyahu told an audience at Bar Ilan university…

Posted in Europe Italy USA

US envoy: Aldo Moro was sacrificed for Italy’s stability

[The Telegraph] “An American envoy has claimed that he played a critical role in the fate of Aldo Moro, the…

Posted in Saudi Arabia UK

Revealed: Saudi Prince Bandar threatened UK government with terrorism, Tony Blair caved in and blocked corruption inquiry

[The Guardian] “Saudi Arabia’s rulers threatened to make it easier for terrorists to attack London unless corruption investigations into their…

Posted in Turkey

The Ergenekon Affair: An alleged ‘Deep State plot’ in Turkey

[BBC] “It is a story that has set Turkey abuzz with rumour and speculation.” “At its heart is an ultra-nationalist…