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NYT Reporter on Iran’s Role in Iraq

Irancove @ July 5, 2007 # No Comment Yet

Michael Gordon reports on Iran’s alleged role in Iraq, including connecting Iran to a January raid on an American base in Karbala killing 5 American servicemen. Gordon coauthored, with Judy Miller, several discredited articles leading up to the war in Iraq including the influential September 2002 article on “WMD and aluminum tubes” which was included […]

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CNN on PressTV

Irancove @ July 5, 2007 # No Comment Yet

PressTV, “the first international Iran-based news network to broadcast in English on a round-the-clock schedule” launched recently. CNN reports that the “goal” of PressTV’s” is to “break the global media stranglehold of western outlets”. The PressTV website also lists the following as part of their vision: • “To bridge cultural divisions pragmatically.” • “To highlight […]

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