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Blackwater Founder Assembling Secret Mercenary Army for UAE -- News from Antiwar.com

Blackwater Founder Assembling Secret Mercenary Army for UAE -- News from Antiwar.com: "For the second time this year, Blackwater USA founder Erik Prince has been tapped as the leader of a secret military being formed in the desert. In January he was reportedly at the head of a “anti-piracy milita” in northern Somalia. Now, he is in the United Arab Emirates."

Reports: 20 ‘Nakba’ Protesters Killed as Israeli Troops Attack -- News from Antiwar.com

Reports: 20 ‘Nakba’ Protesters Killed as Israeli Troops Attack -- News from Antiwar.comIsraeli soldiers shot and killed at least 20 Palestinian protesters today, and wounded several hundred others, during Nakba rallies around the region. Nakba commemorates the expulsion of Palestinians from Israeli territory during the founding of the Israeli state, and is officially illegal to commemorate inside Israel.