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US appoints itself as judge, jury and executioner

Published 04/05/2011 | 05:00

President Obama at the White House yesterday
President Obama at the White House yesterday

American presidents come and go, but the US commitment to war and bloodshed is as strong as it ever was.

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Many people envisaged substantial change with Barack Obama, but with the killing of Osama bin Laden by special forces one can see that the Washington war machine is as keen as ever to wipe out Middle East bogeymen if that means war after war and no matter what the cost.

The US war machine has appointed itself as judge, jury and executioner for those who they feel are a serious threat to the US or just happen to disagree with its philosophy and way of life.

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