Pakistan to protest
new security rules

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – Pakistan will formally protest a new federal counterterrorism measure to intensify screening of Pakistani travelers entering the U.S. at major airports across the country, a top more…

Pakistani travelers
under new scrutiny

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – In an unusual move, U.S. Customs and Border Protection has ordered inspectors at America's largest airports to examine all travelers of Pakistani descent – including U.S. more…

Clouds of doubt hang
over security training

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – Buried in the middle of the scathing Army report on Abu Ghraib prison abuses is an unrelated item that has received little attention in the press, more…

WND broke key parts
of Prisongate scandal

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – The New Yorker magazine and CBS News broke the story of Iraqi prisoner abuse late last month, but WorldNetDaily had reported parts of the story weeks more…

Army training memo reveals
neglect for human-rights law

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – Despite criticism it failed to properly train soldiers in Iraq to comply with international human-rights laws, the Pentagon has approved a new interrogation-training program that "de-emphasizes" more…

Army brass banned harsh
interview tactics last year

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – The senior American commander in Iraq last year ordered interrogators to stop using humiliation techniques on Iraqi detainees without his permission, according to military intelligence officials more…

Kerry aide: Cheney
coaching president

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- A senior aide to Democratic hopeful John Kerry suggested in a recent letter that Vice President Dick Cheney and President Bush insisted on appearing together before more…

Look who's teaching
Johnny about Islam

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- A top textbook consultant shaping classroom education on Islam in American public schools recently worked for a school funded and controlled by the Saudi government, which more…