Day: 16/11/2018

CIA: Abu Zubaydah’s Waterboarding Was ‘Amateurish Experiment’

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A report from the CIA’s Office Of Medical Services on its role in the torture program describes Abu Zubaydah’s waterboarding as “amateurish experiment.”

Source: CIA: Abu Zubaydah’s Waterboarding Was ‘Amateurish Experiment’

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The cost of post 9/11 wars hit $5.9 trillion, 480,000 lives lost, study says

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The price for America’s longest wars has surpassed more than $5.9 trillion and at least 480,000 lost lives, according to a new study released by the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs at Brown University.

Source: The cost of post 9/11 wars hit $5.9 trillion, 480,000 lives lost, study says

Former Mossad Chief Joins Private Spy Firm Black Cube

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The company made headlines after initiating an investigation into officials working in the administration of US President Barack Obama.

Source: Former Mossad Chief Joins Private Spy Firm Black Cube

Our post-9/11 wars have cost nearly $6 trillion — far more than the Pentagon has acknowledged: report

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While the human costs will remain impossible to calculate, a new analysis shows that the Pentagon barely scratched the surface of the financial costs of U.S. wars since September 11, 2001 when it released its official estimate last August regarding how much the U.S. has spent on fighting in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and elsewhere.

Source: Our post-9/11 wars have cost nearly $6 trillion — far more than the Pentagon has acknowledged: report

No volunteers: EU countries bow to US pressure over alternative payment channel for Iran — RT Business News

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Plans by Brussels to create a special payment channel to continue doing business with Iran and bypass US economic sanctions against the country, are now in tatters, as no EU country has agreed to support the idea.

Source: No volunteers: EU countries bow to US pressure over alternative payment channel for Iran — RT Business News