Posts Tagged ‘Irak’

For torturing them while they were detained at the Abu Ghraib prison, near Baghdad, four Iraqi men say they are suing the US military contractors.

All were released without charge, and have brought separate lawsuits in four US courts. (more…)

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A report in the New Yorker magazine said that US congressional leaders have agreed to a presidential request for up to $400 million in funding, for covert operations against Iran.

The capture of Iranian security officers and the backing of anti-Tehran armed groups were included in previous cross-border operations, said the report by the investigative reporter, Seymour Hersh (photo). (more…)

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