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Why has news of the US drone killing in January finally been disclosed?

This morning, a reader sent this link to a Guardian report on news which ‘broke’ yesterday. Only now, for some reason, has it been disclosed that a CIA directed US drone strike, which took place in January, killed innocent hostages … Continue reading

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CIA torture activities half-forgotten, Brennan rallies to face drone attack from senators

The White House’s counter-terrorism adviser, John Brennan, was nominated for the position as director of the Central Intelligence Agency four years ago, but withdrew after criticism of his links to CIA torture activities during the Bush administration when he was … Continue reading

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