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Russian Oil Sales to U.S. Record High Despite Tough Talk

[Bloomberg] “Even as Washington champions energy independence and warns European allies against becoming too dependent on Moscow, American refineries are…

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The UK’s covert activities in Latin America in the 1960s revealed

[BBC] “British intelligence engaged in a far more active programme of covert activity in Latin America in the 1960s than…

Posted in China Hong Kong Nicaragua Russia Syria USA Venezuela

Accusations against The Grayzone concerning Assad, Russia, Nicaragua, China, and Maduro

[Joshua Collins] “Enter Grayzone, a supposedly leftist crew of “journalists” with opaque financing and Russian support.” “This all-caps charge against…

Posted in Afghanistan Costa Rica Laos Mexico Myanmar Nicaragua North Korea Pakistan Panama USA Venezuela

From Laos to Central America and Afghanistan: CIA involvement in drug trafficking is as old as the agency itself

[The New York Times] “Recent news item: The Justice Department is investigating allegations that officers of a special Venezuelan anti-drug…