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How the U.S. Regime Uses Sanctions to Soften a Country Up for Invasion

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org The Wall Street Journal headlined on May 27th, “Iran’s Crude Buyers Jump Ship” and reported that “the country’s direct crude buyers have all but vanished, traders and executives in the Islamic Republic say. … … Continue reading

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Lies America’s News-Media Tell

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org Here are America’s recent targets for regime-change (against which have been used economic sanctions, invasion, and enormous destruction) — and all of them are nations that never invaded nor threatened to invade America: Iraq … Continue reading

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The International Rogue Nation: America

Eric Zuesse In 2003, America (and its lap-dog UK) invaded and destroyed Iraq on the basis of lies to the effect that the U.S. (and UK) regime were certain that Saddam Hussein had and was developing weapons of mass destruction. … Continue reading

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Brookings Institution a Leading Propagandist for U.S. Invasions

Eric Zuesse On September 17th, the neoconservative-neoliberal Brookings institution held a propaganda-event to pump increased sales of weapons by U.S. weapons-manufacturing firms. The event’s main speaker was Robert Kagan, who is one of the many Brookings propagandists for invasions by … Continue reading

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What Results When U.S. Invades a Country

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at The Saker (UPDATED at bottom, as of 15 March 2018) The U.S. Government certainly leads the world in invasions and coups. In recent years, it has invaded and occupied — either by military assault or … Continue reading

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