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The New York Times: “An Iraq War Won’t Destabilize the Mideast”

[The New York Times] “Arguments against a war in Iraq often revolve around the belief that an American invasion would…

Posted in USA

Osama Bin Laden’s ‘letter to America’ – full text

[The Guardian] “Online document: the full text of Osama bin Laden’s “letter to the American people”, reported in today’s Observer. The letter…

Posted in Iraq USA

Rep. Ron Paul’s speech opposing the use of military force against Iraq

[Antiwar.com] “I oppose the resolution authorizing military force against Iraq. The wisdom of the war is one issue, but the process…

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US intelligence agency NRO planned exercise on September 11, 2001, involving plane accidently crashing into building

[The Boston Globe] “In what the government describes as a bizarre coincidence, one U.S. intelligence agency was planning an exercise…

Posted in Saudi Arabia USA

Michael Springmann, former consular officer in Saudi Arabia, reveals C.I.A. issued visas to terrorists for training in the U.S.

[AP News] “It’s well known that Islamic guerrillas, with CIA assistance, helped evict the Soviet Army from Afghanistan in the…

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New Scientist: 2001 anthrax attack bug “identical” to US military laboratory strain

[New Scientist] “The DNA sequence of the anthrax sent through the US mail in 2001 has been revealed and confirms…

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Claimed again: Putin’s FSB was behind the Russian apartment bombings

[CNN] Media tycoon and former Kremlin insider Boris Berezovsky “told a news conference in London on Tuesday that Putin was…

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Omar Sheikh, accused of killing Daniel Pearl, had ties to CIA and Pakistani intelligence agency ISI

[Pittsburgh Tribune-Review] “The murder of Daniel Pearl continues to torment the conscience of many in Washington who make and implement…

Posted in China USA

WTC: Few weeks after fire put out, Ground Zero steel on its way to China as scrap metal

[CNN] “China’s biggest steel firm says it will receive its first shipment of scrap metal from the World Trade Center…