Daily Archives: November 17, 2013

Betraying Our Soldiers Wounded in Wars of Empire and Profit

[Translate] Betraying Our Soldiers Wounded in Wars of Empire and Profit Sunday, 17 November 2013 00:27 By Ann Jones, Truthout | Haymarket Books/ Book Excerpt(Image: Haymarket Books)Who is left to fight wars when they are not for national survival? Who … Continue reading

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Russian mercenaries helping Assad against Syrian rebels

[Translate] Russian mercenaries helping Assad against Syrian rebels November 17, 2013 ⋅ 4:11 am Ironically in the very week when amendments to the Russian Criminal Code stiffened the penalties for citizens in “illegal armed units” fighting abroad in a clear … Continue reading

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Read an Excerpt From Erik Prince’s New Book ‘Civilian Warriors’

[Translate] Read an Excerpt From Erik Prince’s New Book ‘Civilian Warriors’ By ABC News Nov 17, 2013 6:38am Portfolio Hardcover See author Erik Prince on “This Week” Sunday. Reprinted from CIVILIAN WARRIORS: The Inside Story of Blackwater and the Unsung … Continue reading

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Blackwater Founder Unapologetic on Company’s Role in Iraq

[Translate] Blackwater Founder Unapologetic on Company’s Role in Iraq By MaryAlice Parks Nov 17, 2013 2:40pm By MaryAlice Parks, James Hill, and Ely Brown The nation’s most infamous private security firm, Blackwater, Inc., has a new weapon these days: the … Continue reading

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