Russia: US Satellite Shot a Weapons Test
MOSCOW (AP) —Russiasaid Saturday thatU.S.military plans to shoot down a damaged spy satellite may be a veiled test ofAmerica’s missile defense system.
Russian defence ministry statement: “The decision to destroy the American satellite does not look harmless as they try to […]
It’s not surprising that the CIA is spying on blogs, YouTube and MySpace; after all we have been living in the Orwellian world of George Bush. I’ve cruised through YouTube and somewhere buried in all the political stuff, personal vblogs, old concert and movie clips; the CIA actually believes that they’re getting creditable […]
Objects falling from the sky! The Chicken Little Fable (from Daddabha Jataka) explains the concept. The phrase, “The sky is falling,” is a common idiom indicating a hysterical or mistaken belief that disaster is imminent. This usage is generally derogatory. But, Chicken Little had inside info.
A mysterious […]
CIA director General Michael Hayden has confirmed that his agency destroyed videotapes taken during the interrogations of two al-Qaeda suspects soon after 9/11.
Gen Hayden said the suspects were detained under the CIA’s “terrorist detention and interrogation programme” – widely understood to mean the apparatus […]
Putin Publicly Rebukes Rice, Gates on Foreign Policy Goals
MOSCOW, Oct. 12 — Two of President Bush‘s most senior Cabinet members pitched an unusual new missile defense partnership Friday to Russian President Vladimir Putin, but they received a firm public rebuke as the Kremlin made clear it remains deeply skeptical of […]
Secret Court Asks For White House View On Inquiry By Dan Eggen , Washington Post — A secret U.S. intelligence court has ordered the Bush administration to register its views about a records request by the American Civil Liberties Union, which wants the court to release a series of pivotal orders issued earlier […]