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Expansion by Stealth: UK Strikes in Syria | Binoy Kampmark


(Counterpunch, July 20, 2015) It is worth noting that the UK Parliament was against it, namely, enlarging a campaign against the Islamic State that would also involve targeting Syrian positions. The security cognoscenti were always insisting that any conflict with … Continue reading

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The Manufactured Myth of Bin Laden’s Death | MICHAEL BRENNER


(Counterpunch, May 12, 2015) Zero Dark Thirty: Truth or Consequences Seymour Hersh’s revelations about the systematic mis- representation by the Obama administration of how it brought Osama bin-Laden to bay are causing a stir. Justifiably so. For they puncture the … Continue reading

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