In more than half an hour of grainy black-and-white video recordings, three men described as al-Hashimi's bodyguards detailed bomb attacks they carried out going back to 2009 that were directed against government security forces. The weapons used were bombs and pistols with silencers.
The men spoke in monotones, and it was impossible to determine if their statements were of their own free will, as claimed by al-Maliki aides, or coerced. It appeared that a small selection of their interrogations was presented, evidently edited to provide maximum support for the government position that al-Hashimi headed the chain of command of what amounted to assassination squads.
2 Broke Girls is on CBS and I watched this episode.
It was funny. Caroline tried to sell a ring to buy a stove but encountered a man she'd accidentally gotten fired at another store. So she and Max staged a "pop up sale" in the store's ladies room.
Here's C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot:"