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OUR HUMANITARIAN AID IS FUNDING ISIS

An aid coordinator talked to The Daily Beast with the understanding that he would remain anonymous: “The convoys have to be approved by ISIS and you have to pay them: the bribes are disguised and itemized as transportation costs.” 62 more words

News

Controlling Corruption in Afghan Aid as the U.S. Withdraws

Foreign aid has flooded into Afghanistan over the past decade and a half, including over $104 billion in US aid dollars alone; indeed foreign aid currently comprises… 678 more words

Commentary

U.S. Humanitarian Aid Going to ISIS - Jamie Dettmer Oct 19 2014

Not only are foodstuffs, medical supplies—even clinics—going to ISIS, the distribution networks are paying ISIS ‘taxes’ and putting ISIS people on their payrolls. 322 more words

Government

Where good intentions go bad

U.S. Humanitarian Aid Going to ISIS

Not only are foodstuffs, medical supplies—even clinics—going to ISIS, the distribution networks are paying ISIS ‘taxes’ and putting ISIS people on their payrolls. 124 more words

Other Authors

Halophyte Crops to Green the World's Deserts

Halophyte Crops to Green the World’s Deserts | 19/10/14
by John Brian Shannon

What could be better than creating rich cropland out of the world’s desert regions? 531 more words

Unemployment

"Ebola Politics": Let Obama — And Frieden — Do Their Jobs

If the prospect of hanging concentrates the mind, then even the possibility of infection with Ebola should do the same — for all of us. Instead we seem easily distracted by attempts to blame President Obama and scapegoat the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 666 more words

Politics

Ebola crisis: UN launches urgent appeal for donations - 17 October 2014 Last updated at 03:01 ET

Ban Ki-moon has launched another urgent appeal for funds to help fight Ebola after a United Nations drive for donations fell short of its target. 390 more words

Medical Care