Dot: The US Department of Homeland Security is desperate for warm bodies to pose for some budget-justifying je t'accuse moments. Soon, US domestic opinion will turn against the demonisation of Arab-Americans and the searchlight will be turned abroad.
Dot: The USA is pressuring Blair's government to ensure that Blair's ID card database is seamlessly compatible with their own.
Dot: The Menwith Hill surveillance base which the US uses to watch Europe digitally scans all emails and telephone conversations.
Dot: Blair's government has signed an asymmetric extradition treaty with the USA. Under its provisions, the US can apply for the extradition of any British subject without supplying prima facie evidence of any wrongdoing.
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