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I also confirmed @Nrg8000 the location to Bayingol, Xinjiang. What is disturbing is the logistics and training system created by China to process humans. Presumably Uighers. I have seen other processing centers in Somalia, Italy, Libya etc but this is definately worth exploring.
@Nrg8000 I want to take you back 8 months to a story in which Erik Prince's FSG posted a signed agreement to train and support a Chinese mercenary group in Tumxuk Xinjiang, China 8 hours away 39.866004, 79.041990
"FSG will invest 40 million yuan ($6 million) in the centre, which will have the capacity to train 8,000 people a year, state media said in a report.…
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Long thread, sorry, has been coming since autumn 2016, when I tried to explain to many undergrads what Brexit means, and the election of Trump. And added that when Trump would find a PM in BoJo there would be war over Iran. I've got those students as witnesses. And written record
At a news roundtable in 2014 Pompeo claimed that military strikes could be highly successful in destroying Iran’s nuclear capacity: “It is under 2,000 sorties to destroy the Iranian nuclear capacity. This is not an insurmountable task for the coalition forces.”
In April 2015, Senator Cotton told USA Today that he was confident military strikes would be effective and “air and naval bombing of Iran’s nuclear facilities would in fact work.”
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The Evansville Courier, Dec 15, 1906: New York Evening Post article regarding "The Storer Episode": "The whole is a mournful affair. What will the world think of presidential dignity? What idea will be given of our diplomatic service. How much like a world-power does this 1/
...make us look! The entire wretched quarrel should have been kept under lock and key. If the president [Theodore Roosevelt] has any more of this dirty linen in his basket, we hope that Taft can be made to sit on the cover. 2/
...A democratic people is not too fastidious, but it does want those whom it honors to behave like gentlemen. The incident will, to be sure, furnish more material for the students of Roosevelt psychology. It may give some of them fresh reason to apply... 3/
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