Saturday, February 04, 2006

[00.01 GMT] Bush seeks US $70bn more for wars (al-Jazeera). Other news resources: a CPT update page on Texans for Peace; a wikipedia entry on the Abu Ghraib scandal (first exposed by Christian Peacemaker Teams - see Dossier on detainees presented to Iraq i authority (Ekklesia, 6/1/04), plus a lively argument about it.

Pictures: Scenes from the Christian Peacemaker Teams 'Shine the Light' vigils in Toronto, Canada - which took place at the end of January 2006 outside the US consulate. Showing at the top are placards of the four kidnapped CPT workers in Baghdad. On the left, a representatation of the many illegal Iraqi detainees on behalf of whom CPT works.

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