by William Blum
August 11, 2012
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The United States and its comrade-in-arms, Al Qaeda. And other tales of an empire gone mad.
Afghanistan in the 1980s and 90s … Bosnia and Kosovo in the 1990s … Libya 2011 … Syria 2012 … In military conflicts in each of these countries the United States and al Qaeda (or one of its associates) have been on the same side. 1
What does this tell us about the United States’ “War On Terrorism”?
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Jul 30, 2012 by AlJazeeraEnglish
Environmentalists in Bangladesh are warning that leaks from a sunken oil tanker could lead to the country’s worst-ever ecological disaster.
Al Jaeera’s Nicholas Haque reports from Naraayan-ganj, on the banks of the Meghna river.