Raymond Davis Murder Trial Postponed, DeHaven Granted Bail, CIA-ISI Tensions Grow

By: Wednesday March 9, 2011 7:40 am

In my last update on the Raymond Davis case, I suggested that it appeared that Davis would possibly be convicted for the killing of two Pakistanis on January 27 in Lahore before his March 14 hearing scheduled on the issue of diplomatic immunity. Tuesday, however, proceedings in the murder case were adjourned until March 16, two days after the immunity hearing. Other related developments include the granting of bail for Aaron DeHaven and discussions in multiple venues (see Scott Horton’s discussion in the video and this NPR story) of the increasing tensions between the CIA and Pakistan’s ISI that this case has exposed.

Why Peaceniks Should Care About the Afghanistan Study Group Report

By: Friday September 10, 2010 4:10 pm

The report of the Afghanistan Study Group makes arguments that stand a good chance of moving the Washington debate towards ending the war.

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