Human Rights Watch urged the United States not to engage in any further discussions with Uzbekistan about a long-term arrangement for its military base there, and called on the European Union to suspend the EU Partnership and Cooperation Agreement until the Uzbek government allows an independent, international inquiry into the May 13 killings.That's so cute. They actually think that a dictator's massacre of his citizens means he can't help us in our fight to spread democracy.
But Saddam gassed his own people!!!!!
(At a time when we were arming him. And that's different from Karimov because...I forget why it's different.)