Steven Aftergood, at the FAS Project on Government Secrecy, discussed a new judge for the FISA court. The article also discussed the idea of setting up a similar court to “review the conduct of drone strikes.”
Spencer Ackerman, writing for Wired/Danger Room, says that a cash strapped Army still plans on helping Pakistan fight narcotics. To quote his conclusion:
It’ll be a long time before the U.S. military gets out of the south-Asian anti-drug game, whatever the budget situation might be.
Aljazeera is reporting that Egypt will hold parliamentary elections. Details:
Voting will take place in four stages with new People’s Assembly invited to convene on July 6, presidential decree says.
*Source: Get Pocket.com (formerly Read It Later) is my aggregator.