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US Politics & Gov't

Boko Haram a Blessing for Imperialism in Africa: US Training Death Squads
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Boko Haram, Nigeria, AFRICOM. US, Foreign Policy, Militarism, Imperialism, War Mongering, War of Terror, Death Squads, CIA )

Brian
- 208 days ago - commondreams.org
"Militarily, Africa is fast becoming an American continent. Pres. Obama has succeeded in integrating U.S. fighting units, bases, training regimens, equipment and financing into the military structures of all but a handful of African nations."
A Hidden Agenda: John McCain and the IRI - Council on Hemispheric Affairs
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, taxpayers, death squads, coups, rigged elections )


- 2372 days ago - coha.org
...training corrupt opposition leaders and providing funds to groups that effectively undermine often democratically-elected officials...conducts [secret] polls in high-stakes elections...to skew results...funded by taxpayers...[continues thru Dem regimes
Leaked U.S. Military Manual: How to Train Death Squads & Quash Revolutions From San Salvador to Iraq
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war crimes, death squads, U.S. special forces, cia, thugs )

David
- 2379 days ago - informationclearinghouse.info
Leaked 219 page U.S. counterinsurgency training manual offers helpful advice on how to run death squads, censor the press, ban unions, conceal breaches of the Geneva Convention, and other war crime activities.
Colombia Union Members Still Targeted
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bush, Plan Colombia, free trade, war on drugs, death squads )


- 2452 days ago - news.yahoo.com
"It tries to stigmatize us, it tries to paint us as rebels, and that's when the right-wing death squads try to kill us," said...Colombia's largest trade union federation. "These death squads still work with parts of the military and police to kill trade u
Narco News: Victory (for Now) for Protesting Coca Farmers in Colombia
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war on peasants, death squads, blaming FARC )


- 2480 days ago - narconews.com
Their occupation of four large towns showed that Colombia's much-demonized producers of the raw material for cocaine are willing to move to alternative, legal crops - if the government will treat them as partners rather than enemies.
Consortiumnews.Com
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, colombia, death squads )


- 2481 days ago - consortiumnews.com
Bush's strategy of countering Venezuela's leftist president Hugo Chavez...has been undercut by fresh evidence of high-level drug corruption and human rights violations implicating [Colombian] President Alvaro Uribe's inner circle.
With US Assistance, Colombian Troops Attack and Kill 20 FARC Rebels Inside Ecuador
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Colombia, death squads )


- 2485 days ago - democracynow.org
the relationship between the Colombian government and paramilitary forces in the country that has been responsible for the vast majority of the displacements, the vast majority of the human rights abuses that have gone in Colombia for the last twenty year
Colombian President Uribe Confirms U.S. Unions' Fears
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Colombia, unions, death squads )


- 2500 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Approximately 2,300 unionists have been killed in Colombia since 1991; 470 since the current president, Alvaro Uribe, took office in 2002. Five have been killed already this year.
Colombian Soldiers Convicted in Massacre of Police
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: colombia, death squads )


- 2501 days ago - rawstory.com
A group of Colombian soldiers were convicted on Monday of killing 10 police on an anti-drugs mission two years ago, a case that highlighted the corrupting power wielded by cocaine smugglers in this Andean country.
Colombian Paramilitaries and the United States: "Unraveling the Pepes Tangled Web"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Colombia, USA, war on drugs, death squads, CIA )


- 2502 days ago - gwu.edu
CIA Probed Whether U.S. Intelligence Was Passed to 'Los Pepes' Terror Group....Why, in other words, would the CIA be put in charge of an investigation that so directly implicated the Agency itself?
Medelli­N: The Peace of the Pacifiers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cocaine, Colombia, death squads )


- 2525 days ago - news.nacla.org
In Medelli­n, a "thin citizenship" modeled on an individualistic, U.S.-style consumerism has replaced earlier, more radical demands for collective social rights and citizenship. Vergara's murder symbolizes the transition.
Congressman William Delahunt to Investigate U.S. Corporations' Support for Colombian Paramilitaries
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corporations, Colombia, death squads, corruption )


- 2529 days ago - narcosphere.narconews.com
...no one in the justice department or the press seemed concerned that thousands of weapons for the AUC had entered Colombia through Chiquita's private ports.
"Operation Condor" Was No Mystery to Washington
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, death squads )


- 2538 days ago - ipsnews.net
The path followed by Shlaudeman's career is particularly interesting. He was U.S. State Department Deputy Chief of Mission in Chile from 1969 to 1973, during which time the coup d'etat that overthrew socialist president Salvador Allende (1970-1973), usher
Ten Years After the Massacre at Acteal, the Commerical Media, Governments and Academia Try to Avert the Responsibility of the St
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Plan Mexico, indigenous, death squads, Zapatista )


- 2556 days ago - narconews.com
the outcome of this massacre, orchestrated by paramilitary groups, ended with the murder of 50 human beings: 9 girls, 6 boys, 21 women, five of which were pregnant, 9 men, most of them mol (elders). This tragic event also left 50 orphaned children. Four w
YouTube - Twelve Days (Close the School of the Americas Down)   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: death squads, human rights )


- 2557 days ago - youtube.com
Song to promote the rally to close down the School of the Americas military training facility. January in Los Angeles. Wherever you are, you can help! Stop training killers! Excellent video!
 

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