Thursday, January 25, 2007


Iraqi occupation was idiotic but Baghdad must be secured: vice-president - 25 Jan 2007 at 1:20pm - DAVOS, Switzerland (AFP) - The US-led occupation of Iraq after Saddam Hussein's ouster was an "idiot" decision, Iraqi Vice President Adel Abdel Mahdi said during the World Economic Forum. But he warned that winning the "war" in Baghdad, where US troop levels have recently been reinforced, would be crucial to ending the spiral of violence in the country.

Declassification unnerved White House aide - 25 Jan 2007 at 3:10pm - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush's 2003 decision to declassify an intelligence report to rebut an Iraq war critic stirred unease even in the White House, an administration official said on Thursday in the perjury trial of a vice presidential aide.

Senior State Department official resigns - 25 Jan 2007 at 2:55pm - WASHINGTON -- Robert Joseph, the State Department's senior arms control and security official, has submitted his resignation to President Bush.

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