“Overseas Contingency Operations Account” – Washington’s Crony Capitalist War Slush Fund


Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain has called it a “gimmick,” and Democrats complain that larding up the separate war funding bill with extra spending amounts to an “abusive loophole.” Yet so far, the massive increase is likely to remain in this year’s budget. Another major […]

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The New Great Game Round-Up


CHRISTOPH GERMANN | MARCH 24, 2015 Putin Pushes EEU Integration as Kyrgyzstan Fears “Ukrainian Scenario,” Saakashvili Launches Maidan to Topple Georgian Government & More!*The Great Game Round-Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. We document the struggle for influence, power, hegemony and profits in Central Asia and the […]

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Saudi Failure in Yemen Will Result in Direct U.S. Military Intervention


‘The corporate media is attempting to push the narrative that the Gulf Emirate attack against Shia Houthi militias in Yemen is about restoring the “the legitimate government of Yemen,” as Adel al-Jubeir, the Saudi ambassador to the United States, said Wednesday. The ambassador’s remarks serve as a thinly veiled cover for the real objective for […]

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