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Trump’s State Department Spent Over $1m in Iran to Exploit Unrest

Trump’s State Department Spent Over $1m in Iran to Exploit Unrest
By Nafeez Ahmed

Documents reveal ‘regime change’ aspirations pursued under cover of ‘democracy promotion’ programs… 3,487 more words

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US Attempts to Blame Syrian Gov't for Chemical Attacks Unfounded

US Attempts to Blame Syrian Gov’t for Chemical Attacks Unfounded – Russian MoD

Sputnik – 20.01.2018

The Russian Defense Ministry stated that the United States was ignoring the objective evidence of chemical weapons’ use by terrorists in Syria, targeted against the civilian population and the country’s government troops.

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Government shutdown: Don’t poor folks children count?

So the US Congress that has been practically throwing money at rich folks and their corporations, is shut down over a spending Bill? They have  given huge tax cuts to the ultra-rich and filthy, while handing billions to the defense industry,  but they have shut “their” government down because they cannot agree on  whether to extend funding  for medical care for poor children (CHIP), or to continue DACA? 965 more words

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Government shutdown: first closure in four years looms hours before deadline

As the minutes ticked towards midnight, dueling parties in Congress proved no signs of violating impasse over spending and Daca

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Government shutdown: first closure in four years looms hours before deadline…

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Syria: There is No FSA, There is Only Al-Qaeda

There is No FSA, There is Only Al-Qaeda

“Are we supporting al Qaeda in Syria?”

A brief overview of collaboration between the US-backed Free Syrian Army and al-Qaeda-affiliated Nusra Front. 12,338 more words

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2017: Civilians Killed by US Tripled in Iraq, Syria

2017: Civilians Killed by US Tripled in Iraq, Syria

Says US Escalation Led to ‘Steep Increase’ in Killings

UK-based NGO Airwars has offered a reckoning of the 2017 air operations of the US-led coalition against ISIS, involving attacks in both Iraq and Syria. 134 more words

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