Video: Living Under Drones: The Brutal Reality of "Targeted Killing"

26 September 2012 — Global Research

Since 2004, up to 884 innocent civilians, including at least 176 children, have died from US drone strikes in the North Waziristan region of Pakistan. A new report from the Stanford and New York University law schools finds drone use has caused widespread post-traumatic stress disorder and an overall breakdown of functional society in North Waziristan. In addition, the report finds the use of a “double tap” procedure, in which a drone strikes once and strikes again not long after, has led to deaths of rescuers and medical professionals. Many interviewees told the researchers they didn’t know what America was before drones. Now what they know of America is drones, death and terror.

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Video: Living Under Drones: The Brutal Reality of “Targeted Killing”

26 September 2012 — Global Research

Since 2004, up to 884 innocent civilians, including at least 176 children, have died from US drone strikes in the North Waziristan region of Pakistan. A new report from the Stanford and New York University law schools finds drone use has caused widespread post-traumatic stress disorder and an overall breakdown of functional society in North Waziristan. In addition, the report finds the use of a “double tap” procedure, in which a drone strikes once and strikes again not long after, has led to deaths of rescuers and medical professionals. Many interviewees told the researchers they didn’t know what America was before drones. Now what they know of America is drones, death and terror.

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VTJP News & Articles 25 September 2012: UN Chief: “Door Closing To Two-State Solution”

25 September 2012 — VTJP

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International Middle East Media Center

Israel To Build New Settler-Road Near Qalqilia
IMEMC – The so-called Israeli Civil Administration Office, run under the Israeli Military in the occupied West Bank, is planning to pave a new road to be used by Jewish settlers, in the northern West Bank district of Qalqilia. …

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ICH 25-26 September 2012: Dumb and Hateful: US Islamophobia

25-26 September 2012  — Information Clearing House

 

Old Allies Reunite in Syria to Foment Future War

By Chris Floyd

As always, while our well-wadded Western interventionists sit safely in glitzy TV studios or cozy Congressional offices and cry havoc, it is others who are devoured by the dogs of war.

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article32553.htm

 

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New at SCF: 15-22 September 2012: Georgia / Syria / NWO / Obama / Libya / Canada-Iran / Middle East-US / Iraq

22 September 2012Strategic Culture Foundation

Abuse Video from Gldani Prison a Pivotal Point in Georgia’s Race to Parliament

22.09.2012 | 08:33 | Vladimir IVANOV

The huge scandal which erupted in Georgia following the release of a video showing inmates abused in Tbilisi’s Gldani N8 Prison highlighted the obvious: as always, the post-Soviet republic’s chances to hold elections in a healthy atmosphere are nonexistent… Continue reading

Media Lens: US Consulate Killings – Spontaneous Religious Or Planned Political? By: David Edwards

25 September, 2012Media Lens

On September 11, four Americans, including the US ambassador, were killed in an attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya. The following day, the BBC‘s Lunchtime News reported that the killings were part of ‘disturbances’ which were ‘linked to an anti-Islamic video’ (BBC News, September 12, 2012). The BBC‘s News at Six explained that the US ambassador was killed ‘in a protest’. This was mild language indeed given that the consulate had been attacked with assault rifles, hand grenades, rocket-propelled grenades and mortars. (According to the New York Times, two US security guards were killed by mortar fire).

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Apartheid never died in South Africa. It inspired a world order upheld by force and illusion By John Pilger

19 September 2012 — John Pilger

The murder of 34 miners by the <strong class=’StrictlyAutoTagBold’>South African police, most of them shot in the back, puts paid to the illusion of post-apartheid democracy and illuminates the new worldwide apartheid of which <strong class=’StrictlyAutoTagBold’>South <strong class=’StrictlyAutoTagBold’>Africa is both an historic and contemporary model.

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VTJP News & Articles 23 September 2012: Two water pipes for two peoples: Palestinians and Israelis

23 September 2012 — VTJP

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International Middle East Media Center

PCHR Statement Regarding Recent Israeli Violations In Jerusalem
IMEMC – Continuing its Efforts to Judaize Occupied East Jerusalem, Israel’s Forces Close the Ras Khamis Checkpoint and Declare the Establishment of a Bridge between Silwan and al-Buaq Wall. …

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ICH 23-24 September 2012: MEK Decision: Multimillion-dollar Campaign Led to Removal from Terror List

 24 September 2012 — Information Clearing House

 

Iran May Attack First

Strike on Iran Would Trigger ‘World War III’: Guards

By Farhad Pouladi

Iran could launch a pre-emptive strike if Israel prepares to attack it, a senior Revolutionary Guards commander told broadcaster Al-Alam on Sunday, a day after his boss warned that conflict was inevitable.

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article32533.htm

 

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Video: First-Ever Lifetime Feeding Study Finds Genetically Engineered Corn Causes Massive Tumors, Organ Damage, and Early Death

23 September 2012Mercola.com

The first-ever lifetime feeding study evaluating the health risks of genetically engineered foods was published online on September 19, and the results are troubling, to say the least. This new study joins a list of over 30 other animal studies showing toxic or allergenic problems with genetically engineered foods. Continue reading

The ‘Pro-Israel’ Network Behind the 'Innocence' Video By Justin Raimondo

18 September, 2012 — Antiwar

[Amazing: BBC News still continues to describe the video as “amateur” at every opportunity, as if somehow that diminishes its importance in the propaganda war being waged by the Empire. But more importantly, if the facts uncovered by Raimondo are accurate, then whether the movie was ‘crudely made’ or not (and surely this was deliberate), it was bankrolled with a lot of cash by Media in Christ, an outfit run by one Joseph Nasrallah Abdelmasih, see the Daily Beast article on Media in Christ for more details. WB]


If someone had planned to upend US foreign policy — to utterly destroy the very basis [.pdf] of all our diplomats (and military personnel) have been working to achieve in the Middle East and throughout the Muslim world — they couldn’t have done a better job of it than whoever put together Innocence of Muslims.

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VTJP News & Articles 20 September 2012: Has David Miliband Changed His Spots?

20 September 2012  — VTJP

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International Middle East Media Center

P.A Security Captures Three Soldiers In Nablus, Hand Them Back To Israel
IMEMC – Members of the Palestinian security forces in the northern West Bank city of Nablus captured, Thursday, three Israeli soldiers who infiltrated into the city using a civilian vehicle, and handed them back to the Israeli army. … 

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