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Skip to comments.OZ TV AIRS NEW TORTURE PHOTOS
Posted on 05/15/2009 9:12:52 AM PDT by DCBryan1
President Barack Obama was today accused of a major U-turn after he decided to keep the controversial military commissions set up by George Bush to prosecute terror suspects.
The surprise White House announcement reversed Mr Obamas campaign pledge to rely on Americas conventional criminal court system.
It was the presidents second U-turn this week after he changed his mind and pledged to try and block the court-ordered release of damning photographs showing US soldiers abusing prisoners. Last nights move led to an outcry from shocked human rights campaigners who thought Mr Obama intended to dismantle the terror tribunals after calling them an enormous failure during last years presidential campaign.
In one of his first acts as president, Mr Obama obtained a 120-day suspension of the military commissions established at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba that was seen as the death knell for one of the Bush administrations key platforms in the war on terror.
(Excerpt) Read more at dailymail.co.uk ...
that’s the abuse photo? It looks like a man in a shabby apartment practicing yoga (or an illustration from one of the less popular editions of Joy of Sex....)
Monkey chungs everyone!!!!
It was the December 2001 issue with Shanna Moaker as the POTM.
The photo is vague. Any that are released should be scrutinized carefully ....this one is questionable, IMO.
Mine is the way people exchange "it" and "is"...drives me nuts.
(sorry, I couldn't resist!)
that is also the most confortable looking cell I have ever seen.
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