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Thoughts on #ImranKhan: I met him briefly at @AJEnglish studios where we spoke about #Guantanamo. He was disgusted by #Pakistan’s role in handing ppl to US without any legal process like #Afghanistan ambassador to Pakistan @abdulsalamzaeef and me. 1/9
I met him again in 2011 at an event for girls’ library in Afghanistan organised by @yvonneridley. We spoke about #WoT, #Gitmo & #AafiaSiddiqui for whom he’d fought. CIA’s Raymond Davies had killed 3 Pakistanis in #Lahore & we discussed how this was the moment to get her back. 2/9
Khan opposed #WaronTerror from the outset. He marched in #London against #Iraq invasion. After becoming PM he bought peace and security to tribal areas and ended US drone strikes. He sought peace with #Taliban & honoured ppl of #Afghanistan. 3/9
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Last Thursday (s. ; or for the full live stream, s. ), @SevimDagdelen from #DieLinke has discussed with @RaniaKhalek & @EugenePuryear esp. the recently decided & billion-dollar rearmament of the German #Bundeswehr...
...as a result of the #RussianFederation's military invasion of #Ukraine, as officially justified by the #GermanFederalGovernment. A recommendable interview! Besides her opposition to such rearmament & the associated fundamental departure...
...from the so-called „#Entspannungspolitik“ established by #WillyBrand & #EgonBahr for #Germany's relationship with the #USSR (& also its territorially largest & politically strongest successor state in the form of the #RussianFederation),...
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Saleem Safi & Imran Khan give brief history of #MaulanaFazalurRehman & #JamaateIslami Secret Connection with Mr #PervezMusharraf on #WarOnTerror & #NoConfidenceMotion



#BehindYouSkipper #PMImranKhanTill2033 #SelectedIsFinished #ضمیر_فروشوں_کو_نا_اہل_کرو
1 - Mr Hamid Mir & Mr Imran Khan give brief history of #NoConfidenceMotion & Pre-Poll & Post-Poll #Electoral #Rigging in #Pakistan

#BehindYouSkipper #PMImranKhanTill2033 #SelectedIsFinished #ضمیر_فروشوں_کو_نا_اہل_کرو #SindhHouse #SindHouse
2 - Mr Hamid Mir & Mr Imran Khan give brief history of #NoConfidenceMotion & Pre-Poll & Post-Poll #Electoral #Rigging in #Pakistan

#BehindYouSkipper #PMImranKhanTill2033 #SelectedIsFinished #ضمیر_فروشوں_کو_نا_اہل_کرو #SindhHouse #SindHouse
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Today is the 20th anniversary of the opening of #GuantanamoBay prison, one of the oldest, most infamous relics of the #WarOnTerror, & an emblem of institutionalized Islamophobia. The following are key 2021 events related to Guantanamo.

1/2021: @Amnesty report + UN press release
3/2021: Lufti bin Ali's death
4/2021: Camp 7 closed + Abu Zubaydah's UN case
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On the anniversary of the Jan. 6 #CapitolInsurrection, I’m reminded: This IS who we are. We are a nation of #WhiteSupremacy. As a counter to the US “this isn’t who we are” narratives related to #RacialInjustice, #StateViolence & prejudice, I’ve pieced together the following post.
The following are excerpts from my Jan. 2021 op-ed in @Truthout: “If @POTUS Wants to Confront White Supremacy, He Must Also End the #WarOnTerror.’”
"Solving the problem of #WhiteSupremacy is seen as a simple matter of removing those who embody it."
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1/10 The recently released @HBO documentary “The Forever Prisoner” ignores the ongoing brutal harms against Abu Zubaydah, the focus of the documentary, and all victims of the “War on Terror.”
2/10 The shortcomings of filmmaker Alex Gibney’s documentary remind us that justice delayed is justice denied and acknowledging harm should be a goal worth pursuing in and of itself.
3/10 Ultimately, Gibney’s film falls short of this goal.
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This report explores the impact that #security #thinktanks such as the Henry Jackson Society (#HJS) are having on British #democracy and societal cohesion
It highlights links between such groups & the British & international #FarRight which combine with patterns of divisive
far Right which combine with patterns of divisive and agenda-
driven reports based in impoverished methodologies to #shape UK #policy & #political #discourse for the worse.
Such groups have caused concern amongst numerous equalities, community, & faith groups &
& are cited as enabling & encouraging Islamophobia & racism, facilitating far
Right mobilisation, & pushing successive UK governments towards policy positions that damage societal cohesion.
This report brings together open-source articles, reports, & public instances of events
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1. ci sono altre cose importanti di cui vi devo parlare. La prima è questa vicenda che racconta #GuidoOlimpio. Vi devo aiutare a capire:corriere.it/esteri/21_otto…
2. Chi è il personaggio di cui parla Guido Olimpio? E' Mike D'Andrea, il più temuto capo del #CounterTerrorismCenter della #CIA. Tutti avevano paura di lui: lo chiamano IL BECCHINO
3. Vi ho parlato per la prima volta de Il Becchino quando lavoravo per #Repubblica e rivelai che gli USA avevano fatto accordo con la famiglia di #GiovanniLoPorto,ucciso da un #drone USA in Pakistan, per il pagamento di 1milione e 185mila euro[ARCHIVIO]:
inchieste.repubblica.it/it/repubblica/…
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On 10/7/01, when the US launched the #WarOnTerror w/ Operation Enduring Freedom, they littered Afghanistan with Tomahawk missiles, cluster bombs, and pamphlets like this offering $$$$ for al Qaeda & Taliban fighters.
Like thousands of others, I was sold to the US for bounty money, sent to a black site where I was tortured & then sent to Guantanamo. I was only 18 years old. I wasn’t a fighter. I wasn’t al Qaeda leader or Taliban.
At Guantanamo, I met farmers who were sold by neighbors who wanted their land. I met charity workers, teachers, engineers, all kinds of men who were sold as fighters.

[Me at #Guantánamo Camp 6 2012]
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#Thread 1/8
20 years ago today, just 6 days after 9/11, George W. Bush gave the CIA broad powers to "Capture and Detain" anyone in what would become the #WarOnTerror
2/8
Weeks later, I was sold to the CIA and sent to a black site in Afghanistan where I was tortured along with many others until I confessed that I was someone I wasn't just to stop the pain. This is what I wrote in my book
3/8
I was then sent to #Guantánamo, where I spent over 14 years as a prisoner of the US. I didn't have rights, I didn't have an attorney or legal representation until 2009. I was never charged with a crime. I was never told why I was being held. I was only detainee ISN 441.
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#Spotlight: From the invasion of #Afghanistan & #Iraq, new #surveillance powers, to the opening of #Guantanamo, #September11 changed America | arab.news/bs3gk ImageImage
#September11: The total cost of the post-9/11 wars in #Afghanistan & #Iraq is estimated at $6tn, making them the most expensive in US history | arab.news/bs3gk ImageImageImage
#WATCH: After #September11, President Bush launched a #WarOnTerror & sent US troops to #Afghanistan & #Iraq. Read more here: arab.news/bs3gk
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DAS ERWACHEN DER #FUNDAMENTALKRÄFTE

20 JAHRE 9/11
dissent.is/themeninderluf…
vom zentrum aus gesehen:

WO BEGINNT DAS UNTERLAND?
- alles nach #tavanasa, sorry @murschetg

#BSGGT | #LavinaNera | das erwachen der fundamentalkräfte | dissent.is/themeninderluft Image
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KEINE BROTLOSE KUNST @matter_birgit Image
m/ein tagesziel #greins #surselva | die verschiebung des körpers. im sozialen raum | das erwachen der #fundamentalkräfte | blasen sphären schäume | ##sozialarbeit als arbeit am sozialen | #dögs | 20 jahre #WarOnTerror | dissent.is/themeninderluf… Image
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20 Jahre 9/11 – eine Zäsur? | #srfSternstunde Religion | SRF Kultur via @YouTube
@YouTube Darüber spricht @OliviaRoellin mit den Islamwissenschaftlern #AhmadMiladKarimi und @StefanWeidner6 #SRFsternstunde #SRFreligion

stell dir vor, massen leitende medien würden liveübertragungen machen von #DroneWars theintercept.com/collections/dr…
habe ich dein einstieg in das gespräch richtig verstanden?
- die interpunktion eines "anfangs" wird in der #schreckensherrschaft eines radikalen islams gemacht?

ECHT ETZT?
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Müssen wir den Taliban helfen? | #Journal21 journal21.ch/muessen-wir-de… #HeinerHug
"Jetzt stellt sich plötzlich die Frage, ob man die Taliban im Kampf gegen einen noch radikaleren Gegner unterstützen soll."

#nachhilfeunterricht zu #ISIS gibts auf #wikipedia: de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islamisch…
um nicht @DanieleGanser zitieren "zu müssen", weil das ja ein Illegaler Akt wäre:

„Die US-Besatzer im Irak hatten ein tragisches Talent dafür, sich […] ihre intelligentesten Feinde selbst zu schaffen und zu vereinen.“

– Christoph Reuter. @derspiegel
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1/10War on virus is about cognitive dissonance. Those of us who stood by silent as minority communities were gentrified through the war on drugs, or profited by it, do not imagine being the targets of an epic urban renewal through lockdown measures and vaccine mandates.
2/10War on virus is about destabilization.  The bulk of wage workers as well as business owners who cater to the establishment must collide with those who have realized that their livelihoods are being destroyed or their businesses are being swallowed by large corporate entities.
3/10Communities are divided.  Family members are divided over fear and uncertainty.  We are being primed for further colonization of humanity and nature.
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If you think you know everything you need to know about the Aug 2020 blast that destroyed half of Beirut - a blast that Human Rights Watch in a recent report calls "one of the largest non-nuclear explosions in history" - here are some things that might change your mind
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Did you know that an Oct 2020 FBI report concluded only 552 tonnes of ammonium nitrate exploded on 4 Aug 2020, a FIFTH of 2,754 tonnes that arrived on a Russian-leased cargo ship in 2013 that was widely assumed from Day One to be the cause of the blast?
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reuters.com/world/middle-e…
Did you know all those bags of "NITROPRILL HD" seen in the photos of the Beirut warehouse were NOT blasting agents? The HD means "high density" which is the way NH4NO3 is prilled for FERTILIZER! "Experts" like Jeffrey Lewis @ArmsControlWonk were wrong to suggest otherwise.
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PTI Leader Mr #FawadChaudhry revealed to Dr Moeed Pirzada that Mr Ansar Abbasi , Mr Hamid Mir & Mr Orya Maqbool Jan connived with the #Taliban against #Pakistan

Ref : dailymotion.com/video/x2drk99

#TTP #China
#ETIM #AlQaeda #Afghanistan #CPEC #OBOR #DasuDam #FATA #FATF
تحریک انصاف کے رہنما #فواد_چوہدری صاحب کیمطابق انصار عباسی ، حامد میر اور اوریا مقبول جان نے پاکستان کیخلاف طالبان کے ساتھ مل کر محاز قائم کیا

dailymotion.com/video/x2drk99

#TTP #China #Taliban #Pakistan
#ETIM #AlQaeda #Afghanistan #CPEC #OBOR #DasuDam #FATA #FATF
PTI Leader Mr #FawadChaudhry says “ death of Most Wanted Terrorist #HakimullahMehsud of #TTP is like a personal loss of #PTI , #PMLN , Mr Imran Khan & Chaudhry Nisar

Ref : dailymotion.com/video/x16qjnk

#China
#ETIM #AlQaeda #Afghanistan #CPEC #OBOR #DasuDam #FATA #FATF #Taliban
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1 - The ordeal of Mullah Zaeef dawn.com/news/1073208 ( by Ayaz Amir September 22, 2006 Dawn) On 21 Sept 2011 Mullah Zaeef narrated his ordeal to the @UN while living in Pakistan

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#Taliban #Afghanistan #Pakistan #TTP #AlQaeda
2 - The ordeal of Mullah Zaeef dawn.com/news/1073208 ( by Ayaz Amir September 22, 2006 Dawn) On 21 Sept 2011 Mullah Zaeef narrated his ordeal to the @UN while living in Pakistan

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#Taliban #Afghanistan #Pakistan #TTP #AlQaeda
۱ - ایاز امیر نے ۲۲ ستمبر ۲۰۰۶ میں #طالبان کے ملا ضعیف کی ان تکالیف کے بارے میں لکھا جو پاکستان نے انہیں دیں 👈 dawn.com/news/1073208

جو مشکل طالبان نے ۲۰۰۱ میں پاکستان کے لیئے کھڑی کیں 👈

#Taliban #Afghanistan #Pakistan #TTP #AlQaeda
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While Shah Mahmood Qureshi rubbishes talk of giving bases to the US , US and Pakistani officials hopeful of a basing agreement . Talks ongoing behind the scenes for a possible solution | Read 👇 nytimes.com/2021/06/06/us/… Image
Imran Khan says Taliban's 'holy war' in #Afghanistan is justified by Islamic law ( @Jon_Boone | The Guardian Sun 14 Oct 2012) White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki and NSA Jake Sullivan clarify | Full Segment : |

#Pakistan #Taliban #USA #WaronTerror
Pakistan’s part PTI outs suspected CIA station chief in fury at drone strike | Reuters | NOV 27, 2013 | by Dylan Welch | White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki and NSA Jake Sullivan clarify | Full Segment |

#Pakistan #Taliban #USA #WaronTerror #AlQaeda
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"...Markle, Prince Harry, & Joe #Biden Are Teaming Up to Encourage People to Get Vaccinated - They'll all make appearances during Global Citizen's star-studded #VaxLive.."

#Together: When artists & "woke" unite with #rulingclass #fascists. #Marketing

vanityfair.com/style/2021/04/…
Heads of states to attend include #Macron & #Trudeau.

#Marketing a fascist: "What is the meaning of our life, really, if we work & live destroying the planet while sacrificing the future of our children?"

Reality: #deepsea #mining & death of children:

"The #AdCouncil & COVID Collaborative announced new #PSAs as part of their #COVID19 Vaccine Education Init. "It's Up To You" campaign featuring [] Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter [] Michelle Obama, Laura Bush, Hillary Clinton..."

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Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa talked about CPEC in terms of an opportunity for economic cooperation for the whole region including India and offered an olive branch to Pakistan’s eastern neighbour dawn.com/news/1613745 by @abbasnasir59 | #India #Pakistan #Peace #LahoreDeclaration |
2 - Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa talked about CPEC in terms of an opportunity for economic cooperation for the whole region including India and offered an olive branch to Pakistan’s eastern neighbour dawn.com/news/1613745 by @abbasnasir59 | #India #Pakistan #Peace #LahoreDeclaration |
1 - “ US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin’s India visit, where he praised New Delhi’s growing ties with ‘like-minded partners “ dawn.com/news/1613745 by @abbasnasir59 | Mr Nawaz Sharif with the Late PM India
Mr Atal Bihari Vajpayee

#India #Pakistan #Peace #LahoreDeclaration
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#Yemen

Mohammed Ali al-Houthi "We are always pro-peace, we have requested the shelling on us stops, and the shelling on them stops, we have asked that the blockade be lifted, we have asked for the fight to cease on all fronts but they refuse to stop it."
#Yemen

The United States Congress is funding the genocide of Yemen with American tax dollars and they have the power to end the war against Yemen today!

Please read the thread below and DEMAND Congress end the war on Yemen today!

#Yemen

AnsarAllah is fighting the #WarOnTerror while the #UnitedStates Government is arming and funding our enemies!

Will you support freedom for humanity or will you support the oppression of humanity? Be a #Patriot 🇺🇸 stand with Yemen🇾🇪!

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#Yemen

Dr. Trond Ali Linstad Founder of Norwegian Islamic Endowment speaks the truth on the Yemen war and the powers responsible for this man made humanitarian crisis and genocide!

Please educate yourself on the real causes of the Yemen war!

HINT: It is not a civil war.
#Yemen

Dr. Trond sends his best regards to Yemen, and goes on to say, Yemen is a great country. Now this country is suffering from the war. I think it is important for us to stress, what is the character of the war?
#Yemen

In newspapers it is called a kind of Civil War, an internal war somehow, but I think we should know what is the real character of this war?
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