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The Pentagon's new Africa command raises suspicions about U.S. motives

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The U.S. Africa Command, the Pentagon's first effort to unite its counterterrorism, training and humanitarian operations on the continent, launches Wednesday amid questions at home about its mission and deep suspicions in Africa about its intentions. U.S. officials have billed the new command, known as Africom, as a sign of Africa's strategic importance, but many in Africa see it as an unwelcome expansion of the U.S.-led war on terrorism and a bid to secure greater access to the continent's vast oil resources.


TVNL Comment: It never ends, does it?  Military domination of the world continues to be the deadly pipe dream of neo-conservatives.

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