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British journalist held in Pakistan released

British journalist held in Pakistan released 09 Sep 2010 A British journalist held captive by extremists in Pakistan's militant-hit northwest has been released, the British embassy confirmed Thursday. Journalist Asad Qureshi went missing in March while travelling to North Waziristan with a retired army officer and a prominent Pakistani ex-spy who was killed by their captors... A previously unknown group calling themselves Asian Tigers earlier claimed to have kidnapped the group and sent a video of one of their captives, former spy Khalid Khawaja, to the media, before apparently killing him. Khawaja, a former Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) officer and reported associate of Osama bin Laden, was found dead in April with a note accusing him of spying for the United States, according to security officials.

Pentagon Plan: Buying Then Destroying Books to Keep Secrets

Pentagon Plan: Buying Then Destroying Books to Keep Secrets --DoD officials are negotiating to buy and destroy all 10,000 copies of the first printing of an Afghan war memoir. 10 Sep 2010 Defense Department officials are negotiating to buy and destroy all 10,000 copies of the first printing of an Afghan war memoir they say contains intelligence secrets, according to two people familiar with the dispute. The publication of "Operation Dark Heart," by Anthony A. Shaffer, a former Defense Intelligence Agency officer and a lieutenant colonel in the Army Reserve, has divided military security reviewers and highlighted the uncertainty about what information poses a genuine threat to security. Veterans of the publishing industry and intelligence agencies could not recall another case in which an agency sought to dispose of a book that had already been printed.

CNN report: IDF sexually abused Palestinian children

CNN report: IDF sexually abused Palestinian children 09 Sep 2010 Explosive accusations on CNN: A CNN investigative report aired Thursday slammed the treatment of Palestinian children by IDF soldiers. The report included uncorroborated charges of sexual abuse against Palestinian youngsters while in IDF custody. The CNN report featured an unidentified Palestinian boy claiming that IDF forces attempted to insert an object into his rectum after he was arrested. The unidentified youngster said a dozen officers were standing around and laughing while he was being interrogated, stopping only when their commander stepped into the room. The IDF could not offer a response to the charge because the youngster's name was not provided.

Colombian rebels mount offensive, 45 killed

Colombian rebels mount offensive, 45 killed 09 Sep 2010 Forty-five Colombian police, soldiers and guerrilla fighters have been killed over the past week as leftist rebels launch attacks meant to show they are still a threat after an eight-year U.S.-backed security push terrorism. President Juan Manuel Santos took office last month, promising to keep up pressure on the drug-running insurgents. The more than four-decades-old Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, has staged several attacks this month.

N.Y. man alleges Homeland Security violated his rights during Newark airport search

N.Y. man alleges Homeland Security violated his rights during Newark airport search 09 Sep 2010 To worries about full-body X-ray at airports, add this: little-known Homeland Security searches of travelers' laptops, cellular phones, digital cameras and other electronics -- without a stated reason. Civil-rights attorneys are suing to end what they call "suspicion-less searches," which they believe take place at every U.S. border and airport. From October 2008 through June 2010, they found, agents went through the electronic gadgets of more than 6,500 people, including 3,000 U.S. citizens. One of them was Islamic studies doctoral student Pascal Abidor of Brooklyn, who was detained in July at Newark Liberty International Airport.

Afghans rally against US Koran burning

Afghans rally against US Koran burning 10 Sep 2010 Thousands of Afghans marched through a small town northeast of Kabul on Thursday, chanting anti-US and anti-Christian slogans to protest against plans by a US church to burn the Koran, an official said. The protesters, mostly men, took to the streets of Mahmud Raqi town in Kapisa province, which is near the US-run Bagram Air Field, the spokesman for the provincial governor Abdul Halim Ayar told AFP.

Four Al Qaeda in Iraq militants escape from U.S. custody

Four Al Qaeda in Iraq militants escape from U.S. custody [i.e., al-CIAduhs set loose for future false flags] 10 Sep 2010 Four inmates affiliated with the militant group Al Qaeda in Iraq broke out of the U.S.-guarded wing of an Iraqi prison in a major breach of security, Iraqi and American officials said Thursday. The wing, policed by U.S. forces, holds former officials from Saddam Hussein's government and dangerous members of Sunni Arab and Shiite Muslim extremist groups. The Americans had controlled the entire facility until July, when it handed over to the Iraqis all but one area called Compound 5.

Gas line explosion sparks hillside inferno in San Bruno; many injuries feared

Gas line explosion sparks hillside inferno in San Bruno; many injuries feared 09 Sep 2010 (CA) A massive fire burned homes as it roared through a mostly residential neighborhood in the hills south of San Francisco following an explosion early Thursday evening. The fire is burning a few miles from San Francisco International Airport, prompting speculation the blaze was sparked by a plane crash. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor said the agency has no record of a crash.

Federal Judge Rules Military's Gay Ban Unconstitutional

Federal Judge Rules Military's Gay Ban Unconstitutional 09 Sep 2010 A federal judge in Southern California has declared the U.S. military's ban on openly gay service members unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge Virginia Phillips on Thursday granted a request for an injunction halting the government's "don't ask, don't tell" policy for gays in the military. Phillips says the policy doesn't help military readiness and instead has a "direct and deleterious effect" on the armed services.

Sheriffs want lists of patients using painkillers

Sheriffs want lists of patients using painkillers 09 Sep 2010 Sheriffs in North Carolina want access to state computer records identifying anyone with prescriptions for powerful painkillers and other controlled substances. The state sheriff's association pushed the idea Tuesday, saying the move would help them make drug arrests and curb a growing problem of prescription drug abuse. But patient advocates say opening up people's medicine cabinets to law enforcement would deal a devastating blow to privacy rights.

Iran to release one of three US nationals

Iran to release one of three US nationals 09 Sep 2010 Coinciding with Eid al-Fitr, Tehran will release one of the three Americans detained in the southwestern Iran over illegally entering the country. "Given that Eid al-Fitr is upon us, it was decided that this lady (Sarah Emily Shourd) be released soon to rejoin with her family," Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast told Press TV early on Friday. The spokesman added that the decision to release Shourd came after Iranian officials, including President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, closely studied the case.

Florida denies permit to burn holy Quran

Florida denies permit to burn holy Quran 10 Sep 2010 City officials in Gainesville, Florida, have denied a burning permit to a local church that wants to burn copies of the holy Quran on September 11. Gainesville officials say book burnings like the one planned by the Dove World Outreach Centre are prohibited under the city’s burning ordinance. City officials further warned that the church would face a fine if it went ahead with the burnings.

Qur'an burning: Pastor's threat escalates into international crisis

Qur'an burning: Pastor's threat escalates into international crisis --Interpol has warned of violent attacks and Indonesia's president made a direct appeal to Obama to stop the burning 09 Sep 2010 Threats by an obscure Florida pastor to burn copies of the Qur'an escalated into an international crisis today as Interpol issued a blunt warning that "violent attacks on innocent people would follow" if the stunt went ahead. The international police agency's statement came as the US president, Barack Obama, added his voice to senior figures around the world calling on Terry Jones, the leader of a tiny pentecostal church in Florida, to halt the highly-publicised burning planned for the anniversary of the September 11 attacks.

Obama urges Fla. pastor to call off Koran burning

Obama urges Fla. pastor to call off Koran burning 09 Sep 2010 President Obama urged a Florida pastor Thursday to call off a plan to burn copies of the Koran on Sept. 11, warning that such a "stunt" would amount to a "recruitment bonanza for al-Qaeda" and would endanger Americans. Obama added his voice to a chorus of criticism of the proposed Koran-burning in an interview broadcast Thursday on ABC's "Good Morning America" program. [Obusha criticized the Quran burning because he doesn't want Muslims angry at the predator drones killing them and 'taking it out on' US soldiers. Obama doesn't give a damn about Muslims or human rights: If he did, he'd close Guantanamo Bay and Bagram. And, notice that Obama didn't involve himself until his Republican overlords condemned the act. Obama then felt he was safe from Faux News' vitriol. Obama is a sycophant and coward. --LRP]

Florida pastor says he's 'rethinking" canceled Quran burning

Florida pastor says he's 'rethinking" canceled Quran burning 09 Sep 2010 A Florida pastor who called off a Quran burning said late Thursday he was "rethinking our position" after a Muslim leader said the minister incorrectly announced that the proposed Islamic center near New York's ground zero would be moved as part of a deal. The dramatic development was one of several twists on a day when President Barack Obama and Defense Secretary Robert Gates urged the Rev. Terry Jones to call off the Saturday event, timed for the ninth anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. During the afternoon, Jones canceled his plan to burn copies of the Quran, based on what he said were assurances from a local Muslim leader that the Islamic center in New York would be moved -- an assertion rejected by the center's visionary in New York.

Security swells around church as pastor plans to burn Quran

Security swells around church as pastor plans to burn Quran 09 Sep 2010 Police and federal officials stepped up surveillance at Pastor Terry Jones' Dove World Outreach Center on Thursday as concern grew for safety at the center and around the world. Still, the leader of this small church vowed to burn copies of the Quran to mark the 9/11 terrorist attacks. FBI agents visited with Jones, and President Obama added his voice to the chorus of opposition. Gainesville police checked the identification and recorded license plates of everyone entering the church grounds.

FBI memo warns of retaliation if Qurans burned

FBI memo warns of retaliation if Qurans burned 09 Sep 2010 The FBI is warning of potential threats and retaliation by Muslim extremists if a Florida pastor stages a Quran-burning event this weekend. An FBI intelligence memo warns that extremists are likely to threaten or even attempt to harm organizers, including Gainesville pastor Terry Jones. The memo also predicts that burning Qurans might inspire retaliatory attacks against U.S. interests overseas.

Mullah Omar tells Afghans that Taliban is winning

Mullah Omar tells Afghans that Taliban is winning 09 Sep 2010 Mullah Omar, the shadowy figure who leads the Taliban, has issued a statement saying his group is winning the war in Afghanistan. As a means of getting his message across to Afghanis, he posted a message on Wednesday night on jihadist websites, saying Afghan fighters are winning the war and Americans are wasting lives and billions of dollars.

Islamic group, CAIR, to hand out replacement Korans in response to Terry Jones's planned burning

Islamic group, CAIR, to hand out replacement Korans in response to Terry Jones's planned burning 09 Sep 2010 An Islamic advocacy group will hand out 200,000 replacement Korans - 1,000 for each copy a controversial Florida-based pastor [sociopath] plans to burn on 9/11. The Council on American-Islamic Relations will hold a news conference to announce their "Learn, Don't Burn" initiative on Thursday morning, according to a press release.

US soldiers killed Afghans as sport

US soldiers killed Afghans as sport 09 Sep 2010 A dozen American soldiers have been charged with alleged killing of innocent Afghan civilians as a sport and collecting their fingers as trophies. At least twelve US soldiers were accused of forming a secret "kill team" that shot and blew up civilians at random. Five of the soldiers were charged with murdering three Afghan men in separate attacks in southern Kandahar province this year.

Court Sides With C.I.A. on Seizure of Terror Suspects

Court Sides With C.I.A. on Seizure of Terror Suspects --The ruling handed a major victory to the Obama administration in its effort to advance a sweeping view of executive secrecy power. 09 Sep 2010 A sharply divided federal appeals court on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit involving the Central Intelligence Agency’s practice of seizing terrorism suspects and transferring them to other countries for imprisonment and interrogation [and torture]. By a six-to-five vote, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, reversing an earlier decision, dismissed a lawsuit against Jeppesen Dataplan Inc., a Boeing subsidiary accused of arranging flights for the C.I.A.'s "extraordinary rendition" program, as it is known.

US drone strikes kill 18 in Pakistan

US drone strikes kill 18 in Pakistan 08 Sep 2010 Three US drone attacks on a single day have killed at least 18 people, injured several others in Pakistan's tribal district of North Waziristan. Pakistani security officials say the latest attack has killed four people, adding that 14 others had been killed in the other two US drone attacks in the same volatile tribal district. The last drone attack targeted a building in a village five kilometers northwest of Miranshah town.

Obama Lays Out Economic Proposals and Assails G.O.P.

Obama Lays Out Economic Proposals and Assails G.O.P. 09 Sep 2010 President Obama on Wednesday called for an end to the Bush-era tax cuts for the wealthy, saying the country cannot afford $700 billion in tax breaks that benefit "millionaires and billionaires." Unveiling his economic agenda for the fall campaign in a lengthy and sharply populist speech that sought to appeal to the middle class, Mr. Obama also urged voters not to allow Republicans to "ride" fears about the economy into the election booths in the midterm elections in November.

Ex-GOP Official Pleads Guilty to Embezzling

Ex-GOP Official Pleads Guilty to Embezzling 08 Sep 2010 A former National Republican Congressional Committee treasurer has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $840,000 from several political committees, including more than $670,000 from the congressional committee. Christopher J. Ward of Bethesda, Md., entered the guilty plea Friday in federal court in Washington. Ward was treasurer of the NRCC from 2003 to 2007.

Terry Jones Defies Administration, Plans to Burn Korans Anyway

Terry Jones Defies Administration, Plans to Burn Korans Anyway 08 Sep 2010 Terry Jones, the minister planning to set on fire hundreds of copies of the Koran on 9/11, says he will defy the wishes of the White House and top military brass and go ahead with his plan to build a bonfire of the Islamic holy book. "As you can imagine we have received very much pressure in the direction of cancelling the event," Jones told reporters today outside his Dove Outreach Center in Gainesville, Fla. "As of this time have no intention of cancelling... On Sept. 11, we shall continue with our planned event," he said.

9/11 Koran burning pastor used supporters as unpaid labour

9/11 Koran burning pastor used supporters as unpaid labour --The pastor has repeatedly refused to answer questions over how what percentage of the profits generated his company and the unpaid workers goes to the church. 08 Sep 2010 The American pastor who plans to burn 200 copies of the Koran to mark the anniversary of 9/11 has been accused by former members of his evangelical church of using his own supporters as unpaid labour in his furniture business. Terry Jones has come under fire in his church's hometown of Gainesville, USA for using his own flock to work in an antique and used furniture business owned by him and his wife, Sylvia.

Pediatricians will join [pharmaterrorists'] call for mandatory flu shots

Pediatricians will join [pharmaterrorists'] call for mandatory flu shots 08 Sep 2010 The American Academy of Pediatrics plans to call for all health workers to get flu vaccinations, saying unvaccinated doctors, nurses and other medical staffers pose a threat to patients. The academy, which represents 60,000 pediatricians, is the latest of several organizations that now back mandatory flu shots for health workers. The groups include the National Patient Safety Foundation, the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society of Healthcare Epidemiologists.

Group Wants Mandatory Flu Shots For Health Workers

Forced caterpillar ovaries, dog cells, E.coli, mercury, and squalene: Group Wants Mandatory Flu Shots For Health Workers 08 Sep 2010 The American Academy of Pediatrics has issued new flu shot guidelines, saying special efforts should be made to vaccinate health care workers. They're expected to push to make the shots mandatory.The Academy will release a statement Monday to urge mandatory vaccinations, according a report in USA Today. [See: Third of WHO advisers on the swine flu epidemic that never was received support from drugs firms --Gov't squandered more than £1.2 billion tackling swine flu, most of it for vaccines 12 Aug 2010. See: New US vaccine production techniques: Genetically modified insect cells, E. coli, caterpillar ovaries 24 Nov 2009 'Spurred by $487 million in federal funding, a sprawling new vaccine factory is opening in North Carolina Tuesday that will produce shots using dog cells instead of chicken eggs.' See: Killer flu recreated in the lab 07 Oct 2004. Sign: 'Refuse and Resist Mandatory Flu Vaccines' petition (6750 signatures). --LRP]

Colorado wildfire torches 54 homes, 8 people missing, officials say

Colorado wildfire torches 54 homes, 8 people missing, officials say 08 Sep 2010 At least 54 homes have been destroyed by a wildfire burning west of Boulder, Colorado, and eight people are unaccounted for, Boulder County Sheriff's Office Commander Rick Brough said Wednesday. Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter declared a state of emergency Tuesday as the size of the wildfire more than doubled. Ritter said he saw "entire hillsides" burned by the flames, along with numerous structures.

Two Hialeah Men Arrested on Terrorism Charges

Terrorists 'R Us: Two Hialeah Men Arrested on Terrorism Charges --'Arms dealer' was undercover officer 08 Sep 2010 (FL) Abdalaziz Aziz Hamayel, 23, a Palestinian national who had attended Hialeah Senior High and Yanny Aguila Urbay, 24, who arrived from Cuba seven years ago, have been arrested on terrorism related charges. The two were caught in a scheme to purchase over 300 stolen weapons, including AK-47s, M-16s and Grenades, that were to be sent to the West Bank. However, the "arms dealer" they were negotiating with turned out to be an undercover officer.

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