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Former US spy speak out about Libya

Interview on Libya crisis with Colonel Anthony Shaffer former Dia officer now tv commentator and bestseller writer


Syria’s bloody mess, Iraq’s State fading, Egypt’s democratic step back and Libya’s quagmire are just a short list of MENA (Middle East and North Africa) area crisis record.

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Tunisia

Robin Hardy: One film's enough if it's good enough

Suddenly the obituary count is once again ratchetting up with the same rapidity as it was doing at the beginning of this benighted year. In the past weekend, we have lost Caroline Aherne, Michael Cimino and Elie Weisel, and now it’s the turn of Robin Hardy. 679 more words

Films & DVDs

Un any de mil dimonis

Or, what I did on my holidays…

Mallorca is a funny old place: beautiful mountains and sweeping valleys, azure blue seas and glittering beaches, sun scorched fields and plentiful lemons…and quite fantastical. 572 more words

Anthony Shaffer

Former Intelligence Officer: 15% of Refugees are ISIS

The shockingly high figure comes from one of LTC(R) Shaffer’s sources involved with the refugee flows.

CounterJihad, June 20, 2016:

Last week we saw CIA head John Brennan testify… 744 more words

Counterterrorism

Sleuth. Class War, Jumped Up Pantry Boys, and Threatening Rich Folk.

A few days ago, I realised that I was waking up on the morning of what would have been Anthony Shaffer’s 90th birthday.  (It was also, necessarily, the birthday of his twin brother Peter.)   Anthony Shaffer had a great screenplay-writing time of it in the early seventies, with  723 more words

Absolution (1978 UK)

Anthony Shaffer’s scripts are nearly always identifiable by the way they stay cleverly one step ahead of the viewer. In his original scripts, such as The Wicker Man and Sleuth, Shaffer skilfully hides shocking and memorable twists right up to the films’ conclusion. 466 more words

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Titanic Bergdahl Struggle

Lt. Col. Anthony Shaffer referred to the issue of “charging” Bowe Bergdahl with “desertion” as a “titanic struggle behind the scenes” between the “Pentagon,” which wants to charge Bergdahl, and the… 515 more words

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