Torture and Lies: What's Obama Trying to Hide NOW? Why's Hillary Helping?
From the Daily Mail:
Hillary Clinton has threatened to end intelligence sharing with Britain if the High Court publishes its findings on what happened to former terror detainee Binyam Mohamed.
Letters from the U.S. Secretary of State and the CIA to the Government warn they will cease co-operation with British counterparts if two judges release details about Mr Mohamed's alleged torture.
Human rights campaigners yesterday claimed the threat - which could put British lives at risk - was merely a ' smokescreen', but Foreign Secretary David Miliband insisted it was serious.
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Yeah, it's old news -- what wad done to Binyan Mohamed hasn't been a real secret since 2005. But why is the Obama administration threatening to break off intelligence sharing with the UK if Britain's high court reveals its findings in the case? Could it be that torture isn't over yet, and that the refusal to investigate, indict, and prosecute those responsible arose from just how high in the new government the corruption of the old reached? Guardian writer Andy Worthington sums it up neatly: That the White House authorised 'waterboarding' is disturbing. But that no one in mainstream US politics seems to care is worse.
Well, it appears the Obama government does care -- about keeping the coverup in place.