Tag Archives: State Department
Israel Teams With Terror Group to Kill Iran’s Nuclear Scientists, U.S. officials tell NBC News
Richard Engel and Robert Windrem
February 09, 2012 “NBC” — Deadly attacks on Iranian nuclear scientists are being carried out by an Iranian dissident group that is financed, trained and armed by Israel’s secret service… Continue reading
US-Funded Tunisian President Prepares to Withdraw Recognition of Syrian Government
The Assange Case Means That We Are All Suspects Now
WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange talks to demonstrators while leaving a court appearance for a verdict on an extradition request in London, February 24, 2011.
This week’s Supreme Court hearing in the Julian Assange case has profound meaning for the preservation of… Continue reading
The Big Chill
Achill has taken hold lately among both government officials and the US media. It comes in the wake of a US district court’s decision to jail a New York Times reporter for refusing to reveal to a grand jury her sources in the Bush Administration and the FBI… Continue reading
Arms-Export Reports Further Strain U.S.-Israeli Ties
Thomas L. Friedman
A series of charges this week that Israel has improperly re-exported American arms technologies to countries such as China and South Africa have rocked the already tense relations between the United States and Israel.
Administration officials have confirmed a detailed report by The… Continue reading