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Capitol Closed Doors

Congress Holds Sensory-Deprived Session

At the request of House Republicans, Congress on Thursday held a closed-door session to debate the FISA warrantless eavesdropping bill. The last time a closed-door session occurred was in 1983, when lawmakers convened in secret to discuss clandestine U.S. support of Contra paramilitaries in Nicaragua.

Posted on Mar 14, 2008 READ MORE

CIA Closes Unit Focused on Capture of Bin Laden

Members of the decade-old unit at the spy agency have been reassigned within the CIA, an indication that, according to some, “reflects a view that Al Qaeda is no longer as hierarchical as it once was” or, according to detractors, “reflect[s] a view within the agency that Mr. bin Laden was no longer the threat he once was.”

Posted on Jul 4, 2006 READ MORE

Iran Shuts Down Newspaper Over Cartoon

No, it’s not because of an image of Mohammed. Rather, an official paper published a cartoon that mocked Iran’s Azeri minority and led to riots.

Posted on May 24, 2006 READ MORE

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