29 Sep '16, 2pm

If this is what #peacekeeping looks like, we must fight future UN #military occupations tooth…

If this is what #peacekeeping looks like, we must fight future UN #military occupations tooth…

The United Nations, acting as a foreign policy arm of the U.S., allowed a quarter million Somali children to starve to death in 2011. Another drought, and continued occupation and war, now endangers the lives of hundreds thousands more kids. “The UN is responsible for feeding the internally displaced persons its war against the Somali people has been creating for a decade now, and simply fails to do so.” The UN’s Next Genocide in Somalia by Thomas C. Mountain This article previously appeared in TelesurEnglish . “Until the Ethiopian invasion and occupation of Somalia in 2006 the country was peaceful and starting to rebuild.” The UN just announced that due to drought and famine over 300,000 Somali children are suffering from severe malnutrition. This means that over 100 children are already dying everyday from starvation. Soon the number will reach many hundreds a day, bring...

Full article: http://blackagendareport.com/the_un's_next_genocide_somalia

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militarytimes.com 29 Sep '16, 3pm

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militarytimes.com 29 Sep '16, 12am

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