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Dirty wars : the world is a battlefield / Jeremy Scahill.

Scahill, Jeremy, (author.).
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  • ISBN: 9781568586717
  • ISBN: 156858671X
  • Physical Description: xxiv, 642 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, photographs (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Nation Books, [2013]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 531-613) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
"There was concern...that we not create an American hit list" : Washington, DC, 2001-2002 -- Anwar Awlaki: an American story : the United States and Yemen, 1971-2002 -- Find, fix, finish: the rise of JSOC : Washington, 1979-2001 -- Boss: Ali Abdullah Saleh : Yemen, 1970-2001; Washington, DC, 2001 -- Enigma of Anwar Awlaki : the United Kingdom, the United States and Yemen, 2002-2003 -- "We're in a new kind of war" : Djibouti, Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2002 -- Special plans : Washington, DC, 2002 -- Survival, evasion, resistance, escape : Washington, DC, 2002-2003 -- Troublemaker: Stanley McChrystal : the United States, 1974-2003, Iraq 2003 -- "Their intention and our intention is the same" : Somalia, 1993-2004 -- "A defeated enemy is not a vanquished one" : Yemen, 2003-2006 -- "Never trust a nonbeliever" : United Kingdom, 2003 -- "You don't have to prove to anyone that you did right" : Iraq, 2003-2005 -- "No blood, no foul" : Iraq, 2003-2004 -- Death star : Iraq, 2004 -- "The best technology, the best weapons, the best people--and plenty of money to burn" : Afghanistan, Iraq and Pakistan, 2003-2006 -- "A lot of it was of questionable legality" : Source: "Hunter" -- Imprisonment of Anwar Awlaki : Yemen, 2004-2007 -- "America knows war. They are war masters." : Somalia, 2004-2006 -- Prison break : Yemen, 2006 -- Hot pursuit : Pakistan, 2006-2008 -- "Every step taken by the US benefited al Shabab" : Somalia, 2007-2009 -- "If your son does not come to us, he will be killed by the Americans" : Yemen, 2007-2009 -- "Obama is set to continue the course set by Bush" : United States, 2002-2008 -- Obama's signature strikes : Pakistan and Washington, DC, 2009 -- Special Ops want to "own this shit like they did in Central America in the '80s" : Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2009 -- Suicide or martyrdom? : Yemen, 2009 -- Obama embraces JSOC : Somalia, early 2009 -- "Let JSOC off the leash" : Saudi Arabia, Washington, DC, and Yemen, late 2009 -- Samir Khan: an unlikely foot soldier : the United States and Yemen, 2001-2009 -- Blowback in Somalia : Somalia and Washington, DC, 2009 -- "If they kill innocent children and call them al Qaeda, the we are all al Qaeda" : Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2009 -- "The Americans really wanted to kill Anwar" : Yemen, late 2009-early 2010 -- "Mr. Barack Obama...I hope that you reconsider your order to kill...my son" : Washington, DC, and Yemen, early 2010 -- One night in Gardez : Washington, DC, 2008-2010; Afghanistan, 2009-2010 -- Year of the drone : Yemen and the United States, 2010 -- Driving Anwar Awlaki to hell : Yemen, 2010 -- CIA's dating service : Denmark and Yemen, 2010 -- "The auction of the assassin" : Washington, DC, 2010 -- "Martyrdom is why we came here, my brother" : Yemen, 2009-2010 -- Persecution of Abdulelah Haider Shaye : Yemen, summer 2010 -- President can write his own rules : Washington, DC, and Yemen, late 2010 -- Al Qaeda's "foothold in Somalia has probably been facilitated" : Somalia, 2010 -- "Anwar Awlaki...definitely has a missile in his future" : Yemen, 2011 -- Curious case of Raymond Davis: Act I : Pakistan, 2011 -- Curious case of Raymond Davis: Act II : Pakistan, 2011 -- Tsunami of change : Austria and Yemen, 2011 -- Fortress in Abbottabad : Washington, DC, 2010-2011; Pakistan, 2011 -- "We got him. We got him" : Pakistan, 2011 -- "Now they're after my son" : Somalia, Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2011 -- "It was cold-blooded" : Pakistan, 2011 -- "The US sees al Qaeda as terrorism, and we consider the drones terrorism" : Yemen, late 2011 -- Pink house : Washington, DC, and Somalia, 2011 -- "Total savagery throughout the country" : Somalia, 2011 -- Abdulrahman vanishes : Yemen, 2011 -- Hellfire : Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2011 -- Praying for the sins of the father : Washington, DC, and Yemen, 2011 -- Epilogue: perpetual war.
Summary, etc.:
Scahill presents an exposé of secret war programs being conducted behind the scenes of the War on Terror, revealing the human consequences of night raids, drone strikes, and other unofficial "dirty-war" tactics.
Subject: Special operations (Military science) > United States > History > 21st century.
Terrorism > Prevention > Government policy > United States > History > 21st century.
Targeted killing > United States > History > 21st century.
Intelligence service > United States > History > 21st century.
United States > History, Military > 21st century.
United States > Military policy > History > 21st century.
United States > Military policy > Moral and ethical aspects.

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