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Ex-Agent Admits CIA Played Role in Nelson Mandela’s 1962 Arrest
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The former CIA operative revealed he gave the tip leading to Mandela's arrest. The African National Congress says the CIA is still operating against them. The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency was involved in the 1962 arrested of anti-apartheid crusader an ...[Read more]
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All IS groups in Syria defeated – Russian Army Chief
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“All of the IS [the so-called Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL)] band groups on the territory of Syria were defeated,” claimed Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Russia at the annual foreign military briefing in Moscow on Wednesday ...[Read more]
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Trump Calls on Saudi Arabia to End Blockade of Yemen
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In a rare divergence from Saudi Arabia, U.S. President Donald Trump called on the kingdom to end its blockade on Yemen, citing human rights. The blockade in Yemen that has accompanied the Saudi-led coalition’s intervention in Yemen’s war has restricte ...[Read more]
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The President of Honduras Is Deploying U.S.-Trained Forces Against Election Protesters
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Honduran President Orlando Hernández, using the specter of rampant crime and the drug trade, won extensive support from the American government to build up highly trained state security forces. Now, those same forces are repressing democracy. The post-el ...[Read more]
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Even critics understate how catastrophically bad the Hillary Clinton-led NATO bombing of Libya was
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Although they are critical of Clinton and her leadership in the conflict, they fail to acknowledge the crimes of U.S.-backed rebel groups, and ultimately underestimate just how disastrous the war was, just how hawkish Hillary is and just how significant t ...[Read more]
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New Investigation Finds U.S. Special Forces Massacred Somali Civilians & Orchestrated a Cover-Up
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The Pentagon is on the defensive after a new investigation revealed evidence that U.S. special operations forces massacred civilians in Somalia earlier this year, allegedly firing on unarmed farmers and their families, then planting weapons beside the bod ...[Read more]
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Barack Obama says Libya was worst mistake of his presidency
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Obama has conceded that the intervention “didn’t work”. White House spokesman Josh Earnest on Monday said Obama’s regrets extended to what “the United States and the rest of the members of our coalition didn’t do”. “The president has tried ...[Read more]
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Israel, Middle East Leaders Tried to Trap US into War With Iran – John Kerry
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Israel and Egypt lobbied the US to bomb Iran before the 2015 nuclear accord was reached, but Washington saw the proposition as a “trap,” former US Secretary of State John Kerry revealed Tuesday night. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was "gen ...[Read more]
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Guardian Criminalizes the Urban Poor in Rockefeller-Sponsored Series on Sao Paulo
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The Guardian kicked off a week of coverage about São Paulo today, as part of its Rockefeller Foundation sponsored “Cities” Series. Although part of this content appears to be generated with support from local news non-profit Agência Publica and resp ...[Read more]
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With Trump Silent, Sanders and Dems Demand Aid for Iranian Earthquake Victims
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As the death toll from the "horrific" earthquake that struck the Iran-Iraq border earlier this week climbs above 500, and as President Donald Trump remains entirely silent on the matter, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and four Democratic senators sent a lett ...[Read more]
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Around 20,000 Residents Returned to Syria’s Homs After Militants Left
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Talal Barazi, the governor of both the city and province of Homs, said in an interview to Sputnik that around 20,000 people, or 500 families, returned home in 2016-2017 to Homs and its neighborhoods. He explained that the Syrian civilians were coming back ...[Read more]
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