AFRICOM Newslinks 1 December 2012 – 2 January 2013

2 January 2013williambowles.info

 

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Anti-Africom « Follow The Money

“It has to start somewhere. It has to start sometime. What better place than here? What better time than now?”

http://seeker401.wordpress.com/2012/12/30/images-301212/anti-africom/

 

1 January 2013

Using “American Power Wisely”: AFRICOM’s Imperialist Quest …

Michael T. Klare, a defense correspondent for The Nation magazine noted in

his movie, Blood and Oil, that the four-year old military command, AFRICOM

(Africa …

http://www.nationofchange.org/blogs/burkely-hermann/using-american-power-wisely-africom-s-imperialist-quest-1356909637

 

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AFRICOM helps with C. African Republic evacs – Marine Corps News | News …

Marine Corps Times

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Edition | Newsletters · Log …

http://www.marinecorpstimes.com/news/2012/12/ap-america-out-central-african-republic-122712/

 

Obama and AFRICOM chief General David Rodriguez | VOICE OF …

Obama and AFRICOM chief General David Rodriguez. By Diane Bukowski …

Pres, Barack Obama with AFRICOM chief Gen. David Rodriguez and his wife.

http://voiceofdetroit.net/2012/12/26/u-s-deploying-troops-to-35-african-countries-including-liberia-mali/obama-and-africom-chief-general-david-rodriguez/

 

AFRICOM – Scrambling for Africa’s Resources

Resource/mineral wars define America’s agenda. On December 15, 2006, the

United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) was authorized. On February 6, 2007,

http://concen.org/forum/thread-48080-lastpost.html

 

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IgboWorldForum : Message: Re: The Nigerian state, Igbo genocide …

In “The Nigerian state, Igbo genocide and Africom” (please see link

below), Herbert Ekwe-Ekwe critically examines the Igbo genocide, the

foundational genocide …

http://dir.groups.yahoo.com/group/IgboWorldForum/message/157226

 

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AFRICOM Town Hall with GEN Martin E. Dempsey – YouTube

GEN Martin E. Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, interacts

with military and …

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-kZMMStFqDA

 

Africom Gets Rapid Reaction Force – Topix

The U-S military announced this week the Army’s AFRICOM command is getting

a rapid reaction force. Share. Post. Leave a Comment. Add to my Tracker …

http://www.topix.com/city/fort-carson-co/2012/12/africom-gets-rapid-reaction-force

 

A Retort to US Military Expansion in Africa … – Common Dreams

Policy experts and scholars familiar with Africa have a single cautionary

word for the planned military expansion that would see deployment of US

soldiers and …

https://www.commondreams.org/headline/2012/12/24-2

 

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DVIDS – Video – AFRICOM to Stay in Europe

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Martin Dempsey, speaking at a

town hall in Germany, says operational considerations will mean that U.S.

Africa …

http://www.dvidshub.net/video/193668/africom-stay-europe

 

AFRICOM to Stay in Europe – YouTube

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Martin Dempsey, speaking at a

town hall in Germany …

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WeUD-OyyDjA

 

AFRICOM announces it will have rapid reaction force – Topix

In the politically charged aftermath of the Sept. 11 attacks in Benghazi,

in which the U.S. ambassador to Libya and three other Americans were

killed, it emerged …

http://www.topix.com/city/fort-carson-co/2012/12/africom-announces-it-will-have-rapid-reaction-force

 

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Congress Hears AFRICOM’s Efforts in Congo Stability – YouTube

Assistant Secretary of Defense|for International Security Affairs Derek

Cholle spoke to Congress

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f1RbqlSOhMc

 

AFRICOM forces to invade Mali after U.N. … – The Real Agenda

By LUIS MIRANDA | THE REAL AGENDA | DECEMBER 21, 2012 The Security Council

of the U.N. unanimously approved Thursday a resolution authorizing the …

http://real-agenda.com/2012/12/21/africom-forces-to-invade-mali-after-u-n-approved-frances-proposal/

 

22 December 2012

TRANSCRIPT: General Ham Discusses U.S. AFRICOM objectives and Africa

security issues at Brown University. U.S. AFRICOM Public Affairs Print

Share …

http://www.africom.mil/getArticle.asp?art=8488&lang=0

 

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Members of AFRICOM, EUCOM spread holiday cheer

Stars and Stripes

Vice Adm. Charles Martoglio, deputy commander of U.S. European Command,

right, and his aide-de-camp, U.S. Army Capt. Adam Antonini give a gift to a

child from the Stuttgart Youth Welfare program Dec. 20, 2012, at the

Stuttgart city hall as part of the …

http://www.stripes.com/news/members-of-africom-eucom-spread-holiday-cheer-1.201392

 

Likely increase in AFRICOM activity

Political Analysis South Africa

Likely increase in AFRICOM activity. December 21, 2012. AFRICOM‘s Commander

General Carter Ham announced on 18 December that the African Command would

receive a rapid reaction force in the future.

http://www.politicalanalysis.co.za/2012/12/21/likely-increase-in-africom-activity/

 

AFRICOM forces to invade Mali after UN approved … – Before It’s News

(Before It’s News). By LUIS MIRANDA | THE REAL AGENDA | DECEMBER 21, 2012

The Security Council of the U.N. unanimously approved Thursday a …

http://beforeitsnews.com/politics/2012/12/africom-forces-to-invade-mali-after-u-n-approved-frances-proposal-2478320.html

 

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The Case for Dismantling AFRICOM

Toward Freedom

On Saturday December 8, 2012, General Carter Ham, Commander of the United

States Africa Command (AFRICOM) spoke at the 2012 Achebe Colloquium and

Africa at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. The thrust of his

presentation was the …

http://www.towardfreedom.com/home/africa/3079-the-case-for-dismantling-africom

 

AFRICOM GETS RAPID REACTION FORCE – Acadiana’s Multi-Media Station

KLFY

The U-S military announced this week the Army’s AFRICOM command is getting

a rapid reaction force. The decision comes following the tragic deaths of

the American Ambassador to Libya and three other Americans who were killed

during the September …

http://www.klfy.com/story/20386597/africom-gets-rapid-reaction-force

 

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AFRICOM announces it will have rapid reaction force – News – Stripes

Stars and Stripes

In response to a question during a recent speech at George Washington

University, AFRICOM boss Gen. Carter Ham said his command is now outfitted

with a new capability. “With regard to a response force, when the command

was initially formed there was …

http://www.stripes.com/news/africom-announces-it-will-have-rapid-reaction-force-1.201162

 

AFRICOM announces it will have rapid reaction force – News – Stripes

In the politically charged aftermath of the Sept. 11 attacks in Benghazi in

which the U.S. ambassador to Libya and three other Americans were killed,

it emerged that something crucial was missing from the structure of U.S.

Africa Command: a …

http://www.stripes.com/news/africom-announces-it-will-have-rapid-reaction-force-1.201162?localLinksEnabled=false

 

Dempsey: AFRICOM headquarters to stay in Germany – The Hill

Gen. Martin Dempsey put to rest Monday any talk that U.

http://thehill.com/blogs/defcon-hill/operations/273277-dempsey-africom-headquarters-to-stay-in-germany

 

AFRICOM Receives SFG unit | Page 2 | ShadowSpear Special Operations

So what happened to all the 3SFG dudes who have French as their language?

http://www.shadowspear.com/vb/threads/africom-receives-sfg-unit.16278/page-2

 

US AFRICOM: Resource War And Mali Conquest–Africa Targeted …

The United States African Command (AFRICOM) was created in 2007 under then

Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld in the Bush Administration as a Military

http://beforeitsnews.com/economy/2012/12/us-africom-resource-war-and-mali-conquest-africa-targeted-for-conquest-2471536.html

 

AFRICOM to have QRF – This Ain’t Hell

While AFRICOM says the unit will be based in Fort Carson — home to the

10th Special Forces Group — it is more likely that the team of operators

will spend …

http://thisainthell.us/blog/?p=33287&cpage=1

 

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Dismantle AFRICOM! – General Carter Ham Makes the Case?

AllAfrica.com

Carter Ham stressed the work of AFRICOM in maritime security in both the

Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Guinea. I will share with readers my notes and

observations from the content of the speech, especially my view that if

analyzed very carefully, his …

http://allafrica.com/stories/201212140668.html

 

Gen Carter Ham US AFRICOM commander in Nigeria, meets …

Security – The Commander of the United States’ Africa Command (AFRICOM),

Gen Carter Ham, Tuesday met with President Goodluck Jonathan and other …

http://www.afriquejet.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3186:gen-carter-ham-us-africom-commander-in-nigeria-meets-jonathan-others&catid=2:news&Itemid=111

 

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Pambazuka – Dismantle AFRICOM!

On Saturday December 8, 2012, General Carter Ham, Commander of the United

States Africa Command (AFRICOM) spoke at the 2012 Achebe Colloquium and …

http://www.pambazuka.org/en/category/features/85780

 

DailyNews Live | Old Mutual mulls Africom exit

HARARE – Financial group Old Mutual Zimbabwe (OMZ) is reportedly mulling a

pull-out from Kwanayi Kashangura’s Africom Holdings Limited, businessdaily

http://www.dailynews.co.zw/article/Business/99687897-419c-4c93-906f-e3baf4c14887

 

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Was Head of AFRICOM Fired for Responding to SOS from Benghazi? – Topix

Was Head of AFRICOM Fired for Responding to SOS from Benghazi? Full story:

New Media Journal. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta announced on Sunday

http://www.topix.com/forum/world/germany/T9NMUFIGOK2I85O48

 

Gen. Ham, commander of AFRICOM, spoke on Mon. at AUSA about …

Carter F. Ham, commander, U.S. Africa Command, or AFRICOM, is ideally

suited to Africa, where militaries there are able to, and should take care

of their own, …

http://terrorfreesomalia.blogspot.com/2012/12/gen-ham-commander-of-africom-spoke-on.html

 

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Africa turns blind eye to AfriCom threat

Written by TIMES CORRESPONDENT. Saturday, 08 December 2012 09:19. DESPITE

threats already propelled indicating a direct result of the US plan to …

http://www.businesstimes.co.tz/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2249:africa-turns-blind-eye-to-africom-threat&catid=1:latest-news&Itemid=57

 

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Collaborating extremist groups a worry to Africom – Ham

defenceWeb

Countering violent extremists is a growing challenge for Africom, Army

General Carter F. Ham told an audience at George Washington University

earlier this week. The al-Qaida affiliated terror group al-Shabab is active

in Somalia, though it is being …

http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=28768:collaborating-extremist-groups-a-worry-to-africom-ham&catid=49:National%20Security&Itemid=115

 

Collaborating Extremist Groups worry AFRICOM … – DiploNews

Countering violent extremists is a growing challenge for AFRICOM, Army Gen.

Carter F. Ham told an audience at George Washington University. The

al-Qaida …

http://www.diplonews.com/feeds/free/4_December_2012_62.php

 

Africa: No Interest in Africom Bases in Africa – Israel Military Forum

Windhoek — America has no plans, interest or money to set up military

bases in Africa, other than plans to strengthen existing relationships with

various …

http://www.israelmilitary.net/showthread.php?t=23301

 

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The Military Is Finally Providing A Permanent Special Ops Team For AFRICOM

Business Insider

Now United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) will get its own operators,

called a CIF, or commander’s in-extremis force, to deploy in the Africa

area of operations, reports Defense News. Until this point, AFRICOM was the

only major American command that …

http://www.businessinsider.com/africom-to-receive-special-operators-2012-12

 

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Africom: Negotiation, best solution for Malian crisis – APS : Algérie …

WASHINGTON- Commander of the US Africa command, General Carter F. Ham

reasserted in Washington that negotiation is the best solution to resolve

the …

http://www.aps.dz/Africom-Negotiation-best-solution.html

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