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The Ever War on Terror: What on Earth Is the U.S. Doing Bombing Somalia?

Danny Sjursen Independent Media Institute
A road is blocked after al-Shabaab troops stormed an  American military base in Somalia. In a move that will surely worsen Somalia’s slow-boiling coronavirus crisis, the Trump Administration has quietly ramped up a bombing and covert raiding campaign, a major escalation of a war Congress hasn’t declared and the media rarely reports.

A New Snowden - Documents Reveal Assassination Policy - Whistleblower Leaks Trove of Documents on Drones & Obama's Assassination Program

Jeremy Scahill The Intercept
Newly released documents are chilling revealing murder-for-order - assassination ordered the highest levels of our government. Hiding behind terms like basics of manhunting and tyranny of distance, or being able to signal out Arab features from thousands of feet above - this is a process of systematically hunting down and assassinating human beings. This should send chills through the spines of people who care about democracy in this society.
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