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why phosphorus was used to watch is definitely without a shadow of a doubt a chemical weapon u.s. troops report told us to use white phosphorus in civilian areas the chemical nicknamed whiskey pete by the u.s. army is banned as a weapon the toxic substances agency knows. halt and blooms of anyone in the vicinity time of the time offices in iraq described firing the chemical of people in a process they call shake and bake. with fired shake and bake missions using white phosphorous to flush them out. again and again sending burning white phosphorus they call shake and bake into the buildings to document the hidden massacres as it's obtained this footage of u.s. forces firing white phosphorous into residential homes of the area and anyone in it is simply disappeared the golden reports the pentagon lloyd and deny do using white phosphorous as weapons until the evidence became overwhelming. lived through the
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u.s. occupation of iraq operation desert storm in ninety ninety one as well as chemical attack on her love just one hundred eighty eight years and joins us thanks very much for coming on when first did you find out about chemical weapons use i for some legs can a walmart teen challenge you waste heat to eggs and that's not good news so it's to some time is the rest of the nine hundred ninety one when i might force this time. is weapons to. also joining followed by which it has. not. been thanks to that of course you can see as mentioned. before and must not and comes and talks about rights we see. that i found very much. the highest rates of genetic damage in any population. overstudied radiation expert
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christopher busby has reported from u.s. depleted uranium munitions in iraq the fix was the north of the u.s. on hiroshima. democracy now reports are being found in babies doctors told renowned war correspondent jamil such injuries have simply never been seen before from ations that she said they don't even have medical terms for it's common now and for a loser for newborns to come out with massive multiple systemic effects babies being born with two heads baby being babies being born with half of their internal organs outside of their bodies and it is ongoing the b.b.c. knows the pentagon's response to complaints from iraq about depleted uranium attacks they wanted to go away because we kicked out of them but that doesn't explain the common dreams nuisance of the shocking numbers of u.s. vets affected six hundred ninety seven thousand u.s. troops in the first gulf war the department of defense now admits nearly two hundred fifty thousand of permanently disabled from the last of just one hundred
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hours one in three troops to be on treason documentary is a simply incredible figure goes in and. those who was born with most of the missing and other deformities he believes his service in iraq is to blame independent tests on the high levels of du pree to drain him in his body. go into court have received admissions that the disability could only have been caused by two three aides doggerel was put in charge of do you clean up off the operation desert storm the army was well aware of its toxicity he says not only in areas they hit but for anyone working with it in the vicinity of d u or even breathing downwind of uranium particles he says no one was warned of its incredible danger those major role as radiation damage to his lungs and kidneys brain lesions and serious damage to his eyes united star job a common task. very specifically uranium contamination will make food water and
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usable. yet we use it in. place. that's why the united nations commission on human rights. discriminate they can't be cleaned up. for eternity. ready to. depleted uranium. or. are contaminated. twelve years of the u.s. led bombing on america's longest war the journal military medicine pulls from civilians in both areas and phone concentrations of uranium high eight thousand percent this claims the dui and recovery fund is the result. of journalist glenn
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greenwald says the us establishment is systematically hiding horrors committed by its forces from the american people official casualty lists in mainstream media don't even mention the afghans all rocky's civilians who died i simply don't see exist in corporate sites is why is the site fairness and accuracy in reporting the american public thinks just a few thousand civilians have been killed in violent deaths from the invasion u.s. based organization foreign policy is actually one point five million if you add those killed from operation desert storm followed by years of us sanctions comes the current snows the four point six million matches that this from the gas chambers of foreign policy in focus he joins us see how do we explain all this american exceptionalism america to better than everybody else better than any other democracy in the way one little. lowest voting rates in the world for major
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developed country. also lounge so much. and it's all live in the west leading will surratt see on the afghan war he lived during the 1980's with the mujahideen and has met with northern alliance taliban and key u.s. general since in his latest book pakistan a hard country he speaks to the people in the region critical to this war for us live and thanks very much for joining us did you get the impression us least don't care about casualties. in iraq. which really gives the impression. you know. be a whistleblower sibel edmonds has claimed a more sinister financial incentive to continue a war generals say they can't win and that involves
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a health catastrophe closer to home production of opium since the u.s. came in is taken off afghanistan now provides almost all the world's supply international calls to spray opium crops and in production reuters reports are being blocked by the us government huge increase in opioid consumption in the states as the center for disease control is one american of drug abuse every nineteen minutes senior pentagon sources confirm to the sunday times investigation revelations that u.s. officials are fueling afghan drug transport fearing massive repercussions the state department reports the magazine put intense pressure on the sunday times which pulled its correspondents off the full part report it means evidence was eventually investigated by the justice department which will keeping its findings classified did admit crucially her findings were quote supported let's speak to former intelligence of the school record great to have you on the show first. big is this
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problem this country consumes sixty percent of the world's opiates the stuff that the americans are are basically hooked on you know the cotton epidemic in florida is out of control you could you can imagine how many people in my neighborhood have children and families that have been affected by the oxycontin epidemic profiting from this so the afghan farmers it is a make as much you know i mean he's making the least amount but the real money comes in when it gets out when it gets out of the country and you hop secor wrote a great book about the drug trade you know and florida called welcome to terra land instead of welcome to disneyland and it's a story about. it goes into the base where mohammed attah train or the airfield where ramadan train was a cia operations field where there are flying and heroin you're talking about billions of dollars a year and money that comes in that's on it you want to answer for it so there and
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that's that's it goes to the highest level i asked john mccain a question in a sysinstall to meeting i asked him i said well what do you think about the amount of drugs that are coming out of afghanistan making it into the streets of america he said that it's beneath them cocaine cowboys it's a documentary goes into complete detail around the cocaine trade in the seventy's and eighty's seven times the deposits in miami alone of all the other federal reserve banks at the time was being laundered and deposited through the federal reserve in miami so that should tell you something it's a huge amount of money the justice department says no one. drug money laundering and giving. an investigation in london's observer newspaper goes the claim in quote the world's biggest drug money laundering. and wall street question in the war on terror is dr kevin barrett great
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see you kevin what do you see is going on here the taliban had stopped the opium crop they had shut down that business which took away a trillion dollars or so out of the coffers of the us invaded they just propped up all the opium lords and told them to plant and they had a bumper crop and set world records within a year or two yes the wall street bankers are dependent on drug wandering money money laundering to keep their enterprises going they're making all these crazy gambles with derivatives you know. the amount of derivatives floating around are into the hundreds of trillions more than there is real assets on earth and so this banking system is very vulnerable and what they do is they leverage the drug profits deployment strenuously do know is these claims but in that case leading terrorism. was it going to such extraordinary lengths to solon's whistleblowers on this subject critics say the case for illegal use of white phosphorus and depleted
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uranium appears clear coat. as a member of parliament of eighteen years following the allied forces official admission they used seventy seven bombs containing white phosphorus on civilians accusing other countries of using chemical weapons when you're doing so on a greater scale she says quote this is absolutely stinking seek truth from facts this is the true sicko. real damage and complexity of this oil spill was not something you can grasp just by looking at dirty birds we have between four to five million people in this
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directly affected area of the coast and it's pretty clear why it's not being reported because b.p. can't afford to have a reported all along the gulf coast are clean they are safe and they're open for business if b.p. is the single largest oil contributor to the pentagon the us war machine is heavily reliant upon b.p. and their oil this is a huge step backwards for the marker see it's a step forward. corrects it is toxic is a look a lot like spraying and. it was it was not a picture that either the government or b.p. really wanted to have out there i don't want dispersants to be the agent on. this bill's. made it out of. the real thing but. it's not good james the
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floor to you melissa and you can expect some of the toughest training. for the rest of the fun to. see. if you look at the videos we get from syria these days you know people chaplet chopping off eating the intestines this is why i have a far warns them something that you play being that hollywood movie is the united states of america to stop so poor thing. people who have ideologies that can crush humanity in the name of religion in the name of interest in the name and political ends.
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sigrid laboratory to mccurry was able to build a new most sophisticated robot which fortunately doesn't give a darn about anything tim's mission to teach music creation why it should care about humans in the world this is why you should care only. there's a nine story building i noticed that standing on its roof was a man in civilian clothes holding a sniper rifle. to say something that offends so they used blank or wooden shells the building was burning through my how much time it took to restore it. resulted for yeltsin in the referendum with the deputies of the supreme soviet didn't appeal to us out all we have to support
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yeltsin otherwise it would have been civil war. moscow prepares to greet the olympic torch a spectacular ceremony in red square will set the flame off on an epic journey across the twenty fourteen winter games host country. other stories that shape this week here in r t a u.s. government shutdown and a looming default threaten to severely damage the country's economy and sand shivers down the spine of international lenders. the netherlands demands that russia stop the prosecution of greenpeace activists for piracy while moscow insists the activists attempt to scale an oil rig or pose a threat to the crew and the environment.


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