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American Mercenaries Charged With Conspiracy Says Haitian Police

AFRICANGLOBE - AFRICANGLOBE - Haiti has charged several American mercenaries and other foreign nationals with criminal conspiracy after their arrest with assault rifles and other weapons, the national police said. The group was detained in central Port-au-Prince Sunday evening. Police said the men were detained at a checkpoint near the central bank.

Forty Years Ago, The CIA Had Its Eye On Jamaica—And Bob...

AFRICANGLOBE - Two nights before a much awaited national show, two carloads of armed men drove into Bob Marley’s Hope Road yard and shot up the place. Whether the CIA was connected to the attack is unclear. But Marley was stirring up the populace with lyrics of resistance and revolution, inciting the people to think breaking from “the system” was a good idea.

10 Examples Of The Horror In The CIA’s Secret Torture Chambers

AFRICANGLOBE - The Senate report into the CIA's secret torture programmes is clinical and unsparing. Over the course of a 480-page summary, it lays out in horrifying detail what was done to detainees in secret torture sites around the world. Here are some of the starkest examples.

President Zuma’s Wife Remains A Suspect In Poison Plot

AFRICANGLOBE - South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority head Shaun Abrahams this week confirmed that President Jacob Zuma's second wife, Nompumelelo Ntuli-Zuma, remains a suspect in a case involving an alleged plot to poison her husband, her lawyer said on Sunday.

Haiti: Why It Is Important To Remember Sept. 30, 1991

AFRICANGLOBE - Sept. 30 marks the 25th anniversary of the coup that overthrew Haiti’s first democratically-elected president, Jean-Bertrand Aristide. Aristide was the candidate of Haiti’s popular movement Lavalas in the 1990 presidential election; he won with 67 percent of the vote. Aristide’s Feb. 7, 1991, inauguration marked a huge victory for Haiti’s poor majority after decades living under the Duvalier family dictatorship and military rule.

What CIA Director Michael Hayden Told President-Elect Barack Obama

AFRICANGLOBE - On Wednesday, the Times published an op-ed piece by Hayden titled “Classified Briefings and Candidates,” which argued that giving a President Trump access to the secrets and conspiracies of the US intelligence agencies would be a high-risk proposition with potentially serious consequences for US imperialist enterprises around the world.

Besides Jailing Mandela, Four Other Egregious Crimes The CIA Committed In...

AFRICANGLOBE- The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has a long history of involvement in African affairs, so Sunday's reports that the 1962 arrest of Nelson Mandela came following a CIA tip-off don't come as a huge surprise.