Nur al-Cubicle

A blog on the current crises in the Middle East and news accounts unpublished by the US press. Daily timeline of events in Iraq as collected from stories and dispatches in the French and Italian media: Le Monde (Paris), Il Corriere della Sera (Milan), La Repubblica (Rome), L'Orient-Le Jour (Beirut) and occasionally from El Mundo (Madrid).

Wednesday, November 02, 2005

Guantanamo Takes a European Vacation

Must Gonzales bring blight to every neighboorhood?

Czech Republic Interior Minister Frantisek Bublan says that Prague recently rejected a US request to permit the construction of a detention center on Czech territory to house Guantanamo detainees. [Via Le Monde]

Meanwhile, from The Times:
Tom Malinowski, the director of Human Rights Watch, told The Times that his investigators had tracked CIA aircraft transferring detainees from Afghanistan to airfields in Eastern Europe that are closed to the public and press, including two in Poland and Romania.


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