Three new stories caught our eyes this week, and we couldn’t help but share:
After months of remaining submerged, the process to set up a conference about a Middle East Weapons of Mass Destruction Free Zone surfaced cautiously in Brussels 1 Oct with the announcement there will be consultations in Switzerland later in the month and the conference itself could convene as early as mid-December. In the meantime this nugget from the Jerusalem Post.
In the continuing saga of journalism at risk of stepping on land mines in the dangerous territory between open government and national security, the New York Times reports that the US Justice Department has begun playing nice.
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