Eastern Europe and CIA Black Sites

More creepy allegations about former CIA black sites, this time in Lithuania. This is something to keep in mind regarding Eastern European concerns over U.S. commitment to the region, which is most often linked to the Obama administration’s missile defense policy shift. But I suspect it also has to do with the very different apporach the Obama administration has taken toward counterterrorism compared to the Bush administration. You really get the sense of the shoe getting ready to drop here: Hammarberg visited Vilnius last month and said he personally urgedLithuanian officials to take the issue more seriously. “I told them […]

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