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Base Nation How U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harm America and the World

Base Nation

How U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harm America and the World

Une vieille installation nucléaire américaine menace le Groenland

Enfouie profondément sous la glace, la base Camp Century remonte à la surface avec ses produits polluants sous l’effet du réchauffement.

Comme à Bure, les spécialistes et scientifiques avaient expliqué, dans les années 1950, que Camp Century ne constituerait jamais un danger. Ce site nucléaire souterrain construit il y a une soixantaine d’année au cœur du Groenland, comme toutes les installations de cette époque, devait être profondément enfoui dans l’épais manteau de glace, parfois profond de près de deux kilomètres, recouvrant en permanence une partie de l’île.

US military bases & patrol routes compromised by fitness tracker map

Terrorists, militants and other irregular forces who don’t use jogging apps may have a tactical advantage after a worldwide heatmap by fitness tracking app Strava exposed the possible locations of hi-tech force deployments.

USA | Conference on U.S. Foreign Military Bases

A broad coalition is sponsoring a Conference on U.S. Foreign Military Bases, to be held in Baltimore, MD, beginning Friday, January 12, 2018, and ending Sunday, January 14. It will be held at the University of Baltimore’s Learning Commons, 1415 Maryland Avenue. The Labor Fightback Network is proud to endorse this conference and the Unity Statement of the Coalition Against U.S. Foreign Military Bases. This event will be an important step forward for the entire working class and for all who are concerned about the threat of once-unthinkable nuclear war and the continuing war in Afghanistan.

Turkey | Turkey is opening a military training camp in Somalia in September

The camp has been under construction for the past two years, Somali Defence Minister Abdirashid Abdullahi Mohamed confirmed in a statement yesterday. The camp will be used for security and military forces in the Turkish Army.

Some 200 Turkish soldiers will be stationed at the base in Somalia, involved in training exercises. It is unclear whether the troops will be involved in any other conflict related mission.