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kpete Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-05-08 10:55 AM
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White House altered, deleted documents on Iraq war
Source: Raw Story

White House altered, deleted press releases on 'coalition of the willing'
John Byrne
Published: Friday December 5, 2008

The White House altered documents regarding the nations involved in the so-called "Coalition of the Willing" that aided the US invasion of Iraq.

A University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign political science professor says he found that the White House had modified elements of its website dealing with the coalition and in some cases deleted key documents in the public record.

At the onset of the US invasion of Iraq in 2003, the White House released a list of the nations participating in the coalition, an important part of Bush Administration PR efforts, as the war was not UN-endorsed. Over a period of years, however, the original releases were modified to account for the diminishing number of nations.

Two releases were deleted from the White House website entirely, the professor says.

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