Wednesday, July 09, 2008

Millions Face Disaster Due to U.S. Ethiopian Occupation of Somalia

(Waridaad)-A Black Agenda Radio commentary by Glen Ford

George Bush doesn't feel the need to be consistent on human rights and international law. He's got the largest arsenal in the history of the world at his disposal - and no scruples about waging war against people who cannot fight back. "The Ethiopian invasion of Somalia, launched in late 2006 with massive air, naval and logistical support from the Americans, has resulted in the displacement of 3.5 million people." By the end of this year, an equal number of Somalis will face death by starvation. The American "modus operandi is to create chaos - always resulting in mass deaths among the poor - in order to declare Africans unfit to run their own affairs....Continue

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