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  • Castro: 2 officials undone by 'honey of power' (Fidel says he was 'consulted')

    03/03/2009 11:56:56 AM PST · by NormsRevenge · 6 replies · 372+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 3/3/09 | AP
    HAVANA – Fidel Castro said Tuesday he was consulted on the sweeping leadership changes by his brother Raul's government and that two of the ousted officials had been seduced by "the honey of power." The article published on a government Web site gave the first official hint of why at least two powerful officials were removed in the abrupt shakeup — Cuba's largest in decades. The move was widely seen as Raul Castro putting his personal stamp on the government he inherited from Fidel Castro a year ago. But the elder brother wrote that he had been consulted about the...
  • Iraqi Vote Will Not Be Undone by Violence, Return to Past

    01/23/2006 3:23:09 PM PST · by SandRat · 4 replies · 324+ views
    Defend America News ^ | Jan 23, 2006 | Gen. George W. Casey Jr.
    BAGHDAD, Iraq, Jan. 16, 2006 — This week marks the end of an era in Iraq with the transfer of authority ceremony between the XVIII Airborne Corps and Task Force Victory, 5th Corps. Lt. Gen. John R. Vines and his XVIII Airborne Corps have performed superbly, executing the tactical missions vital in achieving the successes we all benefit from today in Iraq. In the past year, the Corps has moved mountains. They secured the borders, especially those crossings in the Al Anbar province; denied safe havens to the terrorists and foreign fighters in operations such as Operation Sayaid in the...