As one researcher in this report states: the problem is official politics: they demand that we should not count the dead. She was not able to get funds for her research from any academic institution or government organization.
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Categories: 04 Inter-State Conflict
,05 Civil War
,07 Other Atrocities
,08 Wild Cards
,10 Transnational Crime
,IO Deeds of War
Sigh. I was not going to comment on David Patraeus gross dereliction of duty but several colleagues are totally pissed off and they are correct to be angry. Here are a mix of supposition and fact along with my conclusions on this sorry disgrace to the Republic. HOWEVER, I conclude this is not about Patraeus — many others should be indicted along with him and many others have committed high crimes and misdemeanors that exhonerate him in relative terms.
UPDATED to integrate specific observations from IDENS A-C.
UPDATED to add key paragraphs from Marcy Wheeler at SALON and Ray McGovern.
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