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Bombshell Report Catches Pentagon Falsifying Paperwork For Weapons Transfers To Syrian Rebels | Zero Hedge

U.S. Department of War. Always on the alert to keep peace from breaking out.

It is likely that the organized crime association is the reason why the Pentagon has sought to alter its records. 497 more words

Mexico's monthly murder rate reaches 20-year high

  • Data shows 2,186 murders were committed in May, surpassing May 2011 record
  • Crackdown on organised crime has consumed Mexico for more than a decade

Mexico marked another murderous milestone in its conflict with organised crime as the monthly homicide rate hit its highest level in 20 years. 479 more words

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Brazil President Michel Temer charged with obstruction of justice, leading a criminal organization

SAO PAULO — Brazilian President Michel Temer was charged with obstruction of justice and leading a criminal organization on Thursday, the latest fallout from a wide-ranging corruption probe that has ensnared many of the elite in Latin America’s largest nation. 443 more words

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Illinois peeps, check out - Jail Escape Plan: Blankets? Check. Floss. You Bet. But a Priest?

Prosecutors said Christopher Londonio had a plan to use dental floss to cut a window, sheets as a rope — and a priest to smuggle in a saw blade.. 7 more words

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Illinois peeps, check out - Jail Escape Plan: Blankets? Check. Floss. You Bet. But a Priest?

Prosecutors said Christopher Londonio had a plan to use dental floss to cut a window, sheets as a rope — and a priest to smuggle in a saw blade.. 7 more words

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Amid Elite Crime Scandals, CentAm Continues Anti-Gang Focus

This news brief was originally published at InSight Crime.

Authorities in Central America have arrested hundreds of suspected gang members in recent days during coinciding operations, but their willingness to mount such large-scale efforts against gangs has not been matched by an equivalent committment to tackle recent allegations of serious official corruption. 618 more words

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THANK YOU JOE

SOMETIMES I AM COMPELLED TO SHARE.. I recieved this email yesterday.  When you read it visualize the story.

In 1947 I was just a 15-year-old kid. 202 more words

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