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  •  And Nt (1+ / 0-)
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    While you dream of Utopia, we're here on Earth, getting things done.

    by GoGoGoEverton on Fri Apr 11, 2014 at 11:59:08 AM PDT

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    •  I don't provide links (1+ / 0-)
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      Go look it up yourself. If something I've said was incorrect  then say so. Provide a link if you like and then I might provide one to counter your argument. Perhaps you can start by reading the Wikipedia articles on the above conflicts and go from there. Good luck.

    •  How far back do you want to go re CIA intervention (3+ / 0-)
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      bobdevo, Lepanto, protectspice

      in Libya? What happened was an almost exact replay of the CIA/Mi16 playbook in Libya from previous attempts to depose Qaddafi.

      A New Successful Covert Operation
       Mar 26, 1996 by rmcgehee

      Reuters news reports yesterday state that unrest in the Jabal Akhdar mountains of Eastern Libya is caused by armed rebels who may have joined escaped prisoners in an uprising against the government.

      This is an operation to overthrow Gaddafi led by Col. Khalifa Haftar, of a contra-style group based in the United States called the Libyan National Army. The army is the military wing of the Salvation Front for the Liberation of Libya.

      It is obvious that the CIA is behind this group and indicates a new "awakening" for the CIA now that it has been cleared and re-energized by all the various official exonerations; and led by the new Director Deutch who pushes for more covert operations. With "Mr. Intervention," Richard Haass of the Council on Foreign Relations advising the government on intervening via mililtary and covert operations toward China and probably also Libya and the rest of the world, we can expect a number of additional successful" CIA covert operations similar to that of Vietnam, Central America and

      Ralph McGehee

      Information from CIABASE files reveals:

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