Here is newspeak as a lesson to writers on how to manipulate readers (the bolding is mine):
Iran was reported Monday to have test-fired long-range missiles capable of striking Israel and American bases in the Persian Gulf in what seemed a show of force.
Telegraph Jan 18, 2008
Israel has carried out the successful test launch of a long-range, ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead, in what was intended as a clear show of strength to Iran.
Read the whole article at Salon here.