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Operation Timber Sycamore: Saudis provide money and arms, U.S. trains Syrian rebels

[The New York Times] “When President Obama secretly authorized the Central Intelligence Agency to begin arming Syria’s embattled rebels in 2013, the spy…

Posted in Croatia Jordan Qatar Saudi Arabia Syria Turkey

NYT: Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Jordan and Croatia involved in arms trafficking to Syrian Rebels with CIA aid

[The New York Times] “With help from the C.I.A., Arab governments and Turkey have sharply increased their military aid to…

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Meet the foreign “mercenaries” accused of plotting to assassinate Bolivian President Evo Morales

[San Diego Union-Tribune] “Bolivian born Flores was killed in an April 16, 2009 pre-dawn police raid at the Hotel Las…

Posted in Bolivia Croatia Hungary

The bizarre life of Eduardo Rózsa-Flores, Evo Morales’ would-be assassin killed by police in Bolivia

[TIME] “Journalist-turned-Croatian independence fighter Eduardo Rosza-Flores […] was killed early last Thursday morning in a hotel room in the eastern…

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US and UK complicity in 9/11 and London 7/7: who funded terrorists “is of little practical significance”

[The Guardian] “During the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan in the 1980s, the US funded large numbers of jihadists through Pakistan’s…

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NATO bombing of Yugoslavia: Disappointed with warmongers on all sides, leftist CounterPunch praises Republican isolationist tradition

[CounterPunch] “Strange are the ways of men! It feels like only yesterday that the New York Times was denouncing President…