(Don't Count on It)
By Tom Engelhardt
The Olympic torch is in China's far West and security is tight. Still, there are some who came out to celebrate the event -- 200 invited guests and a handful of well-trained Uighar schoolchildren. Journalists were watched closely.
Leaked U.S. Military Manual
How to Train Death Squads and Quash Revolutions from San Salvador to Iraq
By JULIAN ASSANGE
Its contents are both history defining for Latin America and, given the continued role of US Special Forces in the suppression of insurgencies, including in Iraq and Afghanistan, history making.
Police have arrested 13 doctors from a clinic in Milan who investigators suspect performed needless and sometimes fatal operations to make more money.