A New Weapon In The War On Dissent
According to an article in New Scientist, Taser-like weapons capable of being used against larger groups of people will soon be on sale to police departments and the military.
One design uses ionized gas, with a version that will use a laser to ionize the air itself in the works.
US To Be Held Accountable For It's War Crimes?
The (UK)Guardian reports that UN Secretary-General Kofi Anan urged the UN Security Council to deny the US a third year of exemptions from the International War Crimes Tribunal.
It also appears that the US lacks the votes needed to gain such an exemption.