Media Lens: Conspiracy – The Downing Street Memo – Part 1

27 June 2005 — Media Lens

At the Nuremberg war crimes tribunal in 1946, Nazi leaders like Goering, von Ribbentrop, Jodl and Streicher were sentenced to death by hanging for “Crimes against Peace: namely, planning, preparation, initiation or waging of a war of aggression, or a war in violation of international treaties, agreements or assurances, or participation in a Common Plan or Conspiracy for the accomplishment of any of the foregoing.” (Article 6, Charter of the International Military Tribunal, August 8, 1945, www.law.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/nuremberg/NurembergIndictments.html)

It is remarkable, but now indisputable, that the current leaders of Britain and the United States are responsible for just such a conspiracy. Continue reading