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Yadana Gas Pipeline: US oil firm Unocal settles lawsuits over abuses with Myanmar villagers

[Environment News Service] “Oil giant Unocal has settled out of court in two lawsuits filed in the United States by…

Posted in Global Village Iraq USA

The Return of PSYOPS: US Military’s media manipulations

[FAIR] “The Los Angeles Times revealed this week (12/1/04) that the U.S. military lied to CNN in the course of executing psychological warfare operations , or PSYOPS, in…

Posted in Myanmar

In hard-line shift, Burma’s military junta ousted pro-democracy Prime Minister, himself a general

[BBC, China Daily] “Conservative elements in Burma’s military junta have ousted Prime Minister Khin Nyunt and put him under house…

Posted in Germany USA

How George W. Bush’s grandfather helped Hitler’s rise to power, made a fortune and set up a political dynasty

[The Guardian] “George Bush’s grandfather, the late US senator Prescott Bush, was a director and shareholder of companies that profited…

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Two suspects in the 11 March Madrid train bombings were police informants

[BBC] “The Spanish interior ministry says it is investigating reports that two suspects in the 11 March Madrid train bombings…

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“Unimaginable”? – NORAD had drills of hijacked planes crashed into buildings as weapons, including WTC, prior to 9/11

[USA Today] “In the two years before the Sept. 11 attacks, the North American Aerospace Defense Command conducted exercises simulating…