Blair’s torture lies…. Level 1 completed

Posted by Tim Ireland at December 29, 2005

Category: It's War! It's Legal! It's Lovely!

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Thursday, December 29th, 2005
7:14 pm and is filed
under It’s War! It’s Legal! It’s Lovely!.

Craig Murray’s damning data release has now featured on DailyKos and dozens of other sites here and abroad.

Every post on the subject (and there’s a wide variety of them by now) urges readers to save a copy for themselves.

This data can no longer be recalled, and it is being discussed widely.

OK, mainstream media… over to you.

UPDATE (11:37pm) – Craig Murray’s site is currently down. This is almost certainly a server issue, and it will be dealt with in the morning.

UPDATE (00:48) – Well, shut my mouth. Something fishy *is* going on. Details in the morning. Meantime, my advice to those who are hosting this data is as follows;

Back-up your website… just to avoid any possible hassles.

Boy, it’s a good thing we hosted this in multiple locations, isn’t it?


UPDATE (00:55) – Initial mainstream. That’s Level 2. Start the clock.

UPDATE (01:15) – BlairWatch are now carrying a mirror of Craig’s original post.


  1. irritant says

    Speak to NearlyFreeSpeech.Net a little birdie told me they are sympathetic to political dissidents of all flavours. I think they are prepared to go a bit further than most at taking risks.

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  5. José says

    Never had a blog but created one just for this purpose. Saved a copy on my computer and will keep posting it if they remove it.

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