Seymour Hersh: U.S. “special operations forces” in the Nevada desert trained MEK terrorists who are murdering Iranian civilian scientists.

  • tokugawa

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    Apr 18, 2012 2:40 PM GMT
    April 6, 2012
    Our Men in Iran?
    Posted by Seymour M. Hersh

    ... the Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC) conducted training, beginning in 2005, for members of the Mujahideen-e-Khalq, a dissident Iranian opposition group known in the West as the M.E.K. The M.E.K. had its beginnings as a Marxist-Islamist student-led group and, in the nineteen-seventies, it was linked to the assassination of six American citizens. It was initially part of the broad-based revolution that led to the 1979 overthrow of the Shah of Iran. But, within a few years, the group was waging a bloody internal war with the ruling clerics, and, in 1997, it was listed as a foreign terrorist organization by the State Department. ...

    Source: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/newsdesk/2012/04/mek.html
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    Apr 18, 2012 4:55 PM GMT
    This is reminiscent of US funding, training and etc. of Al Quaida in its early days fighting the Russians in Afghanistan. We haven't learned a damn thing have we, we're just repeating the same old crap.


    No damn wonder we have such enemies in the Middle East, we bring this all on ourselves, then call it terrorism and spend billions to ward off enemies we are to blame for.