There are costs…

There are costs and benefits to the new British aid logo. As far as I can see, the benefits are for the UK government, which will be better able to show voters at home where their money is going with clips of Union Flag adorned tents in refugee camps, for example. It is difficult to … More There are costs…

So US did pay for Raymond Davis to be released

So I suppose this ultimately goes in the “no shit Sherlock” files. But still, a little embarrassing for the US. This from Peter Bergen’s Manhunt, his eminently readable account of the mission to kill Osama bin Laden (p 178 in the edition I’m reading) On March 16, Raymond Davis, the CIA contractor who had killed … More So US did pay for Raymond Davis to be released