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December 19, 2007

Oreo 12 19 07 Morning Edition

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Oreo 12 19 07 Morning Edition

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12 19 07 - Morning Edition
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Newsstories of interest:
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** = Important  [in this edition: 1]
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MH = Misleading Headline
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1  DISORDER
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Bush Lawyers Discussed Fate of C.I.A.Tapes
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/19/washington/19intel.html
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"discussions before the destruction of the tapes in November
2005 was more extensive than...acknowledged."
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REMEMBER NUREMBERG: CONSPIRACY AT THE TOP
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** Picture of Secret Detentions Emerges in [puppet] Pakistan
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http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/19/world/asia/19disappeared.html
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"the systematic disappearances by the intelligence agencies
under Musharraf"
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REMEMBER NUREMBERG: CONSPIRACY AT THE TOP
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3  ASIA
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THE BU$H PLAN (IRAQ)
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All Iraqi Groups Blame U.S. Invasion for Discord, Study Shows
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/12/18/AR2007121802262.html
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"That is good news, according to a military analysis of the
results."
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DUH # 1
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Iran Continues to Support Shiite Militias in Iraq, Pentagon
Says
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/12/18/AR2007121801886.html
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"In southern Iraq,...security has 'deteriorated only slightly'"
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DUH # 2
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Decline in Iraq news may have boosted U.S. opinion
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=domesticNews&storyid=2007-12-19T084318Z_01_N18463577_RTRUKOC_0_US-IRAQ-USA-COVERAGE.xml
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"The people enjoying some respite from Iraq are probably now
the candidates for president"
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DUH # 3
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THE BU$H PLAN (PAKISTAN)
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Train derails in Pakistan, killing 56
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071219/ap_on_re_as/pakistan_train_derailed
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"Deadly accidents are a regular occurrence on Pakistan's
colonial-era railway network."
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DUH # 4
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THE BU$H PLAN (IRAN)
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Iran: Russia nuclear fuel enhances ties
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071219/ap_on_re_mi_ea/iran_nuclear
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"With nuclear fuel shipped to Bushehr, we are going to see a
new approach in deepening strategic relations with Russia in
all fields in the future."
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SRI LANKA
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Sri Lanka president's office meddled in probe: experts
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=worldNews&storyid=2007-12-19T104952Z_01_COL149909_RTRUKOC_0_US-SRILANKA-PROBE.xml
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"a commission probing civil war rights abuses and murders that
include some blamed on state security forces"
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4 EUROPE
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UK
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Big Brother in Britain today: Fiction becomes reality
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http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/sfgate/detail?blogid=15&entry_id=22811
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"Britain 'is now a centralized[,] single-ideology state, as
secure in the grip of a superpower [meaning its ally, the
U.S.] as any former Eastern-bloc country' under the influence
of the now-defunct Soviet Union."
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EU NEEDS TO GET RID OF UK
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RUSSIAN FEDERATION
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Russia calls off major art loan as ties with UK worsen
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http://www.guardian.co.uk/russia/article/0,,2229717,00.html
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"The works - currently on show in Düsseldorf - will now be
packed up and returned to Russia."
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EU NEEDS TO GET RID OF UK
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5  LATAM
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COLOMBIA
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Colombian Rebels Say 3 Hostages To Be Freed.  Statement Speci-
fies Chavez for Handover
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/12/18/AR2007121802185.html
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The Superpower's puppet Uribe "likened the rebels to Nazis."
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7  $$$$
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ECB's Trichet vows to stop knock-on inflation rises
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http://today.reuters.com/news/articlenews.aspx?type=businessNews&storyid=2007-12-19T113409Z_01_L19645539_RTRUKOC_0_US-EU-TRICHET.xml
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