Taliban kill up to 13 private security guards in ambush

KABUL, Afghanistan: Taliban militants ambushed a convoy of private security guards on a dangerous highway south of the capital, and officials said Monday up to 13 guards were killed.

NATO’s International Security Assistance Force said the ambush was against civilians, but Afghan officials said the attack came against private security guards on the Kabul-Kandahar highway Sunday, the same roadway 23 South Koreans were kidnapped from on July 19.

The Taliban attack Sunday sparked a three-hour gunbattle and resulted in the deaths of 13 private security guards and five Taliban militants, said Jailani Khan, the commander of highway police in Zabul province.

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Outsourcing Intelligence

Outsourcing Intelligence: Author R.J. Hillhouse on How Key National Security Projects Are Contracted to Private Firms.

See the interview with the author and Juan Gonzales

The Schmitz Family – A Key Nazi Connection to 9/11

Joseph E. Schmitz’s family intermarried with the Bush family. The sister of Jeb’s wife is Married to John G. Schnitz.
Why is this important? Joseph E. Schmitz is now chief operating officer for the Prince Group

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Cheney omits his interest in the North American Union while on the campaign trail.

God, this guy creeps me out.

Remember, remember the 11th of September

Let’s support and help these people.

While it might be tempting to obsess about the events of 911 we must never forget that these were real people that died and who’s loved ones are still grieving and suffering. 

How Bush’s grandfather helped Hitler’s rise to power

Rumours of a link between the US first family and the Nazi war machine have circulated for decades. Now the Guardian can reveal how repercussions of events that culminated in action under the Trading with the Enemy Act are still being felt by today’s president

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The White House Coup

Document uncovers details of a planned coup in the USA in 1933 by a group of right-wing American businessmen.

The coup was aimed at toppling President Franklin D Roosevelt with the help of half-a-million war veterans. The plotters, who were alleged to involve some of the most famous families in America, (owners of Heinz, Birds Eye, Goodtea, Maxwell Hse & George Bush’s Grandfather, Prescott) believed that their country should adopt the policies of Hitler and Mussolini to beat the great depression.