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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Obama's imperialist presidency

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... has claimed on its front cover, that it will never close. Though he authorised the military withdrawal from Iraq and Afghanistan, he has considerably expanded the use of drones to assassinate ... of Investigative Journalism. The US justice department has issued legal opinions arguing the killing of Americans in drone attacks was justified because the US president says so. How's ...

  2. News - World - US POLITICS

    John Brennan finally confirmed as head of CIA

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Brennan, a counter-terrorism expert and 25-year veteran of the CIA, was the architect of the controversial secret programme that uses armed drones ... the potential use of domestic drones that could have delayed filling the crucial post. Brennan, a counter-terrorism expert and 25-year veteran of the CIA, was the architect of the controversial secret ...

  3. News - World - US POLITICS

    Tea Party favourite Rand Paul chosen by US conservatives as choice for 2016 presidential nominee

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 02:48pm by AFP

    ... the CIA. He used the blocking tactic to press for answers from President Barack Obama's Democratic administration on its drone policy. Former senator Rick Santorum, a 2012 hopeful, received ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The American Dream and harsh realities

    Posted Nov 17th 2012, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... Iran hell bent on its nuclear ambitions; estranged Afghan and Pakistani civilians damning US drone strikes; and a sullen relationship with China, which rightly or wrongly perceived Obama's ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Barack Obama's next CIA chief must be chosen with care

    Posted Nov 13th 2012, 12:00am by The New York Times in Washington

    ... with guns and other memorabilia from his days in Iraq and Afghanistan, the CIA's influence in Washington was growing considerably. Its covert drone programme became Obama's weapon ...



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