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Cold War Research Guide, Part 1 | A Capital Blog

Part II will follow shortly and focuses on the Arms Race, Nuclear Disarmament, & U.S.-U.S.S.R relations. Afghanistan. Fritz Hollings, Box 272 * Letter from Hollings asking for a stronger policy concerning Soviet invasion of ...
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What the CIA has tried to do in the Middle East
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WPR Article | Over the Horizon: Iranian Rescue Validates U.S. ...

WPR Article | Over the Horizon: Iranian Rescue Validates U.S. ... | Covert Missions: Middle East | Scoop.it
In the course of the seizure, 13 Iranian hostages were freed, and 15 Somali pirates were taken into U.S. custody. The Iranian crew has now returned home after more than a month in captivity. In and of itself, the rescue was not ...
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Somali pirate captors move US hostage after SEAL raid - Christian Science Monitor

Somali pirate captors move US hostage after SEAL raid - Christian Science Monitor | Covert Missions: Middle East | Scoop.it
Christian Science MonitorSomali pirate captors move US hostage after SEAL raidChristian Science Monitor5 photo, the guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd responds to a distress call from the master of the Iranian-flagged fishing dhow Al Molai, who...
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Obama's Secret Army - Newsweek

Obama's Secret Army - Newsweek | Covert Missions: Middle East | Scoop.it
Obama's Secret ArmyNewsweekIf they were able to reach a Somali beach with their hostage, a rescue operation would be much more difficult.
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CIA Created Afghan Heroin Trade « A NATION BEGUILED

CIA Created Afghan Heroin Trade « A NATION BEGUILED | Covert Missions: Middle East | Scoop.it
When counter-revolutionary bandits began to burn down universities and girl's schools, many Afghan's saw the hand of the CIA. By April 1979, a full seven months before the much-ballyhooed Soviet “invasion” of Afghanistan, ...
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Failed US Hostage Rescue In Iran – Persian Radio – IranianRadio ...

Failed US Hostage Rescue In Iran – Persian Radio – IranianRadio ... | Covert Missions: Middle East | Scoop.it

Jon Snow, first Western journalist to reach and report from scene of crash which killed eight people, during US mission to try to rescue hostages held in US Embassy siege in Tehran. IRAN, Tabas, AirV Landing site AirV Ditto ...

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US navy rescues Iranian hostages held by pirates

WASHINGTON – The same US aircraft carrier group that Iran warned not to return to the Gulf has rescued 13 Iranians held hostage for weeks by pirates in the Arabian Sea, the Pentagon said on Friday.
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The History of the Soviet Invasion of Afghanistan « 21st Century Anti ...

The History of the Soviet Invasion of Afghanistan « 21st Century Anti ... | Covert Missions: Middle East | Scoop.it
As poignant in its imperial ambition as in its otherworldliness, the Soviet-era swimming pool atop Swimming Pool Hill here is as good a symbol as any of the doubtful legacy of empires. Dug 30 years ago, it was barely ever ...
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Cold War Research Guide, Part 1 | A Capital Blog

Part II will follow shortly and focuses on the Arms Race, Nuclear Disarmament, & U.S.-U.S.S.R relations. Afghanistan. Fritz Hollings, Box 272 * Letter from Hollings asking for a stronger policy concerning Soviet invasion of ...
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Northerntruthseeker: The Upcoming War On Iran: To Avoid ...

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In the aftermath, Khomeini appeared as the great anti-Satan crusader who gave America a black eye, while Reagan appeared as the great savior of America who rescued American hostages from the hands of Islamic savages ...
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