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Seymour Hersh Links Turkey to Benghazi, Syria and Sarin

Seymour Hersh Links Turkey to Benghazi, Syria and Sarin. The tangled web is unravelling… Advertisements

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Not so secret support for Syrian rebels…

An intelligence “finding” approved by US President Obama authorizes covert support for the insurgency movement in Syria: “…permits the CIA and other U.S. agencies to provide support that could help the rebels oust Assad.” “The White House is for now … Continue reading

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Drone War in Mali?

The Long War may have just migrated into Mali: “a “mystery airstrike” targeted a convoy of the “Yahya About al Hammam Brigade,” a unit of al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb operating in northern Mali, and killed seven fighters.” “If … Continue reading

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Evolving ways of war…

Washington Post: “Secret wars are not new.  For decades, the CIA has carried out covert operations abroad at the president’s direction and with congressional notice.” “Drone aircraft spy on and attack terrorists with no pilot in harm’s way. Small teams … Continue reading

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