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Can We Please Have an Adult Conversation About China?

Scheerpost 12 Aug 2022
This agenda continues with President Joe Biden’s that China must be weakened since it is the ‘only competitor potentially capable of combining its economic, diplomatic, military, and technological power to mount a sustained challenge’ to the US-dominated world system ... That is the power of the information war ... Power.
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How sanctions are fueling the fire at Cuba’s Matanzas oil storage facility

Alternet 11 Aug 2022
On August 5, a major oil storage facility in Matanzas, Cuba, 65 miles east of Havana, was hit by lightning. A tank that contained 25,000 cubic meters of crude oil caught fire after being struck. Since then, an enormous fire has been raging in Matanzas ... This article was produced by Globetrotter ... Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan, and the Fragility of U.S. Power ... .
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Restoring Libya’s Ancient Jewish Community

The Algemeiner 10 Aug 2022
People walk at MartyrsSquare in the early hours of Friday afternoon in Tripoli, Libya, February 5, 2021 ... During World War II and later under dictator Muammar Gaddafi, who seized power in a coup and ruled Libya from 1969 until his death in 2011, the Jewish community suffered heinously.
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Chile’s lithium a poisoned chalice

Mail Guardian South Africa 10 Aug 2022
The Atacama salt flat in northern Chile, which stretches 3108 square kilometres, is the largest source of lithium in the world. We are standing on a bluff, looking over la gran fosa, the great pit that sits at the southern end of the flat, which is shielded from public view ... Natural commons ... Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan, and the Fragility of US Power.
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Contra Cass Sunstein. We Argue, IT HAS ALREADY HAPPENED HERE. Jewish-Gangster-Fascism Is the Real Power ...

The Unz Review 08 Aug 2022
They want to seem like angels on the side of ‘liberal democracy’ and ‘human rights’ while marshaling all their power to shut down their perceived enemies and rivals by the most illiberal, shady, and conspiratorial means ... But putting the issue of vulgarity aside, let’s consider the Power in the US ... Identity unifies and concentrates power.
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Armed groups clash in Libyan capital

Dawn 07 Aug 2022
Tensions have been rising for months in Libya as two prime ministers vie for power, raising fears of renewed conflict two years after a landmark truce ended a ruinous attempt by eastern military chief Khalifa Haftar to seize Tripoli by force ... over power to an elected government.
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Libyan armed groups clash in Tripoli: reports

Arab News 06 Aug 2022
Tensions have been rising for months in Libya as two prime ministers vie for power, raising fears of renewed conflict two years after a landmark truce ended a ruinous attempt by eastern military chief Khalifa Haftar to seize Tripoli by force ... Libya has been gripped by insecurity ...
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Fresh clashes in Libya as tensions raise fears of renewed conflict

The Arab Weekly 06 Aug 2022
Tensions have been rising for months in Libya as two prime ministers vie for power, raising fears of renewed conflict two years after a landmark truce ended a ruinous attempt by eastern military chief Khalifa Haftar to seize Tripoli by force ... Libya has been gripped by insecurity ...
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Sri Lanka Being Dragged Into US-China Conflict

Consortium News 04 Aug 2022
This time around, Wickremesinghe came to power through the Rajapaksas’ Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (Sri Lanka People’s Front), which used its 114 parliamentarians (in a 225-person Parliament) to back his installation in the country’s highest office ... Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan, and the Fragility of US Power.
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21st-Century US Foreign Policy Is Shaped by Fears of China’s Rise, Chomsky Says

truthout 04 Aug 2022
is a declining power and can no longer dictate unilaterally; however, as Noam Chomsky underscores in this exclusive interview for Truthout, the decline of the U.S. is “mostly from internal blows.” As an imperial power, the U.S ... imperial power, and its impact on the world stage? ... Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan, and the Fragility of U.S.
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DC Edit | 9/11 brain slain, but war against terror to go on

Deccan Chronicle 03 Aug 2022
Not without reason is it said that revenge is a dish best served cold ... 1 ... The cynical view that one man’s terrorist is another’s freedom fighter may not seem outlandish as Western powers may have created space for retaliation from such forces after their intervention in countries like Afghanistan, Libya, Iraq, Syria and so on ... ....
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Libya's oil politics: An emerging Turkey-UAE nexus?

The New Arab 02 Aug 2022
... in Libya in terms of its implications for the current state of power dynamics" ... Ultimately, the NOC’s leadership change has major implications for Libya’s power dynamics, forcing Bashagha and his allies to take a more aggressive stance in order to avoid falling into irrelevance.
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The World Does Not Want a Global NATO

Scheerpost 01 Aug 2022
By Vijay Prashad / Tricontinental. Institute for Social Research ... Although NATO purports to be a “defensive” alliance, this claim is contradicted by its destructive legacy – such as in Serbia (1999), Afghanistan (2001) and Libya (2011) – and its ever-expanding global footprint ... Harmony,” 2018 ... Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan, and the Fragility of U.S. Power.
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How lithium mines enrich billionaires and devastate communities | Opinion

Alternet 01 Aug 2022
The Atacama salt flat in northern Chile, which stretches 1,200 square miles, is the largest source of lithium in the world. We are standing on a bluff, looking over la gran fosa, the great pit that sits at the southern end of the flat, which is shielded from public view ... What Necessity Does ... Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan, and the Fragility of U.S. Power ... .
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US judge orders Haftar to compensate victims' families

The New Arab 30 Jul 2022
Oil-rich Libya has been mired in a bitter power struggle since the fall of dictator Moamer Kadhafi's regime in 2011, with a major division between the north African country's east and west. Two governments are vying for power ... Haftar, 78, is a Soviet-trained soldier who assisted in the 1969 coup that brought Kadhafi to power.

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