Category Archives: Iraq

Kiboshed for the wrong reason

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  Paris, 12 November 2012 BYE, BYE, MISS AMERICAN PIE US Central Intelligence Agency director David Petraeus … Continue reading

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The Glorious Dead

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  11 November 2012 LEST WE FORGET Traditional annual memorial services attended by the British royal family … Continue reading

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A plague o’ both your houses!

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  2 November 2012 AMERICA DESERVES BETTER Next Tuesday 6 November 2012 voters in the United States … Continue reading

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Torture “now routine”

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  22 October 2012 It is becoming increasingly evident that torture is now routinely used by the … Continue reading

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“No human rights on battlefield”

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  20 October 2012 British soldiers who die or are injured in action cannot sue their government … Continue reading

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Bugsplat

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  10 October 2012 BUGSPLAT Bugsplat: that is the quaint terminology reportedly used by US troops to … Continue reading

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Cherry blossom

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.   31 March 2012 Cherry blossom, haikus and the temples of Kyoto – this is the stereotypical … Continue reading

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