The Economist (May 16th May - 22nd 2009)
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Three trillion dollars later
Barack Obama disappointed civil libertarians by reversing his promise to authorise the release of new photographs that have surfaced depicting American personnel allegedly abusing prisoners in Afghanistan and Iraq. The president now wants to block their publication because, he says, it could harm American troops.