British Court Jeopardizes Intelligence Ties Between U.K., U.S.

Associated Press/ 2/11/2010

LONDON — Intelligence ties between London and Washington have been jeopardized by a British court’s disclosure that a terrorism suspect was beaten and shackled in U.S. custody, diplomats and security officials said Wednesday.

Fears in the United States that Britain can no longer be trusted with secrets is prompting an urgent assessment […]

Miliband to Obama: Back your general and send more troops

Back your general and send more troops, David Miliband urges Barack Obama

by Francis Elliott and Michael Evans The Times [UK] October 2, 2009

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David Miliband urged President Obama to embrace a renewed “hearts and minds” strategy in Afghanistan as ministers indicated that they would not send more […]

No. 10 Downing St. turns on Obama and Clinton for criticising decision to release Lockerbie bomber

Daily Mail (London) By SIMON WALTERS 6 September 2009

Downing Street has hit back at Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton for attacking the decision to release the Lockerbie bomber.

President Obama and the US Secretary of State fuelled a fierce American backlash against Britain, claiming Abdelbaset Al Megrahi should have been forced to serve out […]