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The Startling Size of US Military Operations in Africa

The Pentagon’s Africa Command will tell you there’s one military base on the entire continent and that they have a light touch in Africa. Don’t believe them. —By Nick Turse | Fri Sep. 6, 2013 3:00 AM PDT “They’re involved … Continue reading

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Too often African, South American and Asian issues are ascribed by the media, when they even bother to mention them, to sectarian, drug or crazy warlord infighting. This article teases out the different interests including mining and neo-colonialism in Mali. … Continue reading

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