Military Industrial Complex Today: “World Arms Dealers & Arms Makers Salivate & Cheer War in Syria!”


Syria “Edging Closer to All-Out Proxy War” Between U.S. & Russia

In news from Syria, members of the U.S.-backed rebel groups fighting Syrian President Bashar-al-Assad have reported receiving an influx of U.S.-made anti-tank missiles in what appears to be a response to Russian airstrikes against groups fighting President Assad. The New York Times reports, “the Syrian conflict is edging closer to an all-out proxy war between the United States and Russia.” The United States supplies the rebel groups with U.S.-made weapons through a covert CIA program run in coordination with Saudi Arabia.

The $18bn arms race helping to fuel Middle East conflict …

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The Guardian

Apr 23, 2015 – Given the unprecedented levels of weapon sales by the west (including theWith conflicts raging in Syria, Iraq, Libya and Yemen, and with Egypt also battlingIronically, among the key weapons suppliers in the arms race are … theworld’s largest importer of weapons and fourth largest military spender  …

How These Stoner Kids Landed a $300 Million Pentagon …

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Mother Jones

Jun 8, 2015 – Arms and the Dudes” exposes the sordid underbelly of the military’s ….The risks are apparent in the headlines every day in Syria, Iraq.They tragically misunderstood the world they were dealing with.Buying up munitions from Balkandealers and manufacturers ….. Cheerleaders applying hairspray  …

Syria: We need to stop a new war in the Middle East | Red …

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Red Pepper

Jun 5, 2013 – Arms flows to Syrian rebel forces from Qatar and Saudi Arabia via Turkeyon sending arms to the opposition, the United States cheered the EU decision,embargo also hurts their key campaign contributors: the arms dealers.in Bush Junior’s ‘extraordinary rendition’ program of the global war on terror  …

The Arms Fair – Step Up Hq

Sep 7, 2013 – The DSEi Arms fair provides over 1,500 arms companies from around themilitary delegations (basically open to anyone with enough cash, dosh, wonga,1/3rd of all the world’s militaries are likely to trot on down to the arms fair.The whole thing is designed to allow arms dealers to trade their wares  …

The Weapons Makers On Display | Canadian Centre for …

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Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives

Apr 1, 2013 – Canada’s war industries flog their wares at big arms bazaarthe world’s weapons dealers were treated to live-fire demonstrations using live ammunition.CADSI, the government-funded lobby group and cheerleader for Canadian warinternational security issues, such as the ongoing conflict in Syria.”.

Syria: We Need to Stop a New War in the Middle East …

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Common Dreams NewsCenter

Jun 5, 2013 – Arms flows to Syrian rebel forces from Qatar and Saudi Arabia via Turkeyon sending arms to the opposition, the United States cheered the EU decision,embargo also hurts their key campaign contributors: the arms dealers.in Bush Junior’s ‘extraordinary rendition’ program of the global war on terror  …

Government touts $10 billion contract to arm Saudi Arabia …

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Feb 14, 2014 – Government touts $10 billion contract to arm Saudi Arabia amid human rights concerns … worth at least $10 billion US to supply armoured military vehicles to Saudi Arabia.case for transforming Canada into a global arms dealer. … “This is an Olympic win for Canada and for Canadian manufacturers,”  …

WW1 Guns – Military Factory

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Aug 15, 2015 – Many cheered the arrival of war in Europe in August of 1914,There are a total of (93) World War 1 Guns (and other Small Arms) in the ….. 1870 and made a name for itself by manufacturing various usefu. ….. Guns of Syria

EU: Russian Syria Intervention a ‘Game Changer’ – World …

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Christian Broadcasting Network

1 day ago – EU foreign ministers are calling on Moscow to center its militaryWe are getting into conflicts to make our arms dealers reach , this is the only reason , like pharmaceutical companies , never heal youIf Russia can defeat both al Qaida and ISIS without American help, this writer raises 3 great big cheers!

This Is How You “Boost” GDP: US Sells Over $4 Billion In …

May 22, 2015 – War, what’s it good for?Because just to make sure the samevendors of lethal equipment have … Relying on small arms requires disabling the engine or killing the driver, … Because as every Keynesian fanatic will tell you: in aworld ….. I believe Russia did warn the U.S. that an attack on Syria or Iran  …

Arms Dealers | Collapse of Industrial Civilization

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Posts about Arms Dealers written by xraymike79. … money interests of U.S. weapons manufacturers and the military industrial complex win again:Perpetual war has become an integral part of our economy and a majority of our wealthyThis is why I have said that America is ‘The World’s Most Destabilizing Force’.

This Is How You “Boost” GDP: US Sells Over $4 Billion In …

May 22, 2015 – War, what’s it good for?Relying on small arms requires disabling the engine or killing the driver, whichJust as the US military industrial complexwanted. Because as every Keynesian fanatic will tell you: in a world saturated ….. I believe Russia did warn the U.S. that an attack on Syria or Iran would be  …

Transcript – The Arming Of Iraq | The Long Road To War – PBS

At one point, in the 1980s, Iraq was the biggest importer of arms in the world.So, basically, they went into Germany, they found companies and individuals whoIraq and Syria are three destinations to which thiodyglycol may not be exported. …. But Chris Cowley has been to NASSR, the Iraqi militaryindustrial complex  …

Next Wars Profit the 1%, Part I: London Protesters Greet the …

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Sep 11, 2015 – Wars Profit the 1%, Part I: London Protesters Greet the Latest Global Arms FairStanding up against the arms industry this week at DSEi, organizers withAssad, it fails to mention that the brutal regime’s main arms dealer, Rostec, wasUnderstanding the militaryindustrial complex means attempting to  …

Israeli illegal arms headed to Iran intercepted — US …

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Mondoweiss

Mar 10, 2014 – And then, coincidentally, Israel discovers arms headed from Iran to Gaza. … it: US investigates illegal military equipment shipments from Israel to Iran: Israeli arms dealers twice tried to send spare parts for fighter planes to Iran,I would like to tell the world, today, as the talks between the major powers and  … 

Military Industrial Complex | War Is A Crime .org

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You are hereMilitary Industrial Complex … The Record U.S. Military Budget … Pope Tells World’s Top Arms Dealers to End Arms Trade …. Three trillion cheers for a blogger who is pointing out that this fact renders many other …. States is “the most prolific polluter and, not coincidentally, the greatest war maker on the globe.”.

Indomitable | The online home of Chauncey DeVega: Guns …

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Sep 22, 2014 – Guns and Blood Money: The United States Has Attacked ISIL in Syria. … killing different from buying stock in the prison industrial complex?have committed the American military to war in Syria and Iraq (and aNo politicians or generals or any arms makers should get a say only the ‘boots on the ground’.

Defense industry « The Burning Platform

MEET THE MILITARY INDUSTRIAL COMPLEXDo you think their lobbyists in Washington DC push for further involvement in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan?(NYSE: LMT) led the world in arms sales, even as its arms sales declined slightly …. Read more: Companies Profiting the Most From War – The Boeing Company  …

Dwight D. Eisenhower « The Burning Platform

For Americans, only threat to our way of life justifies resort to conflict.”As someone who understood the military industrial complex and the world of politicsThis conjunction of an immense military establishment and a large arms industry is new in…. Shitstain McCain was over in Syria taking pictures with a bunch of rag  …

Terrorism, Islam, and the need to keep the Western world in …

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Jan 19, 2015 – Some have argued that the western militaryindustrial complex has athe wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, 7/7, Libya, Syria and Islamic State.for the arms dealers and for keeping western citizens under control.**Cheers again, Russell.Until we hold the governments and the weapons manufacturers  …

Oh Thank God—Finally, War With Syria – WhoWhatWhy

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Jun 15, 2013 – Now, the Obama administration is preparing for war, in an astonishing echo … United States military support for Syrian rebels will include small arms,largest in the world —which lies underneath the Persian Gulf and is divided ….. Some Presidents have agreed with the MilitaryIndustrial Complex’s foreign  …

If U.S. Military Spending Returned to 2001 Level …

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May 22, 2015 – Iran spends 0.65% of world military spending (as of 2012, the last year available).And arms races have been sparked that benefit only the arms dealers.of high-speed rail built; but local U.S. police have weapons of war now.What Eisenhower REALLY Said About the “Military Industrial Complex”.

Thanks for your support – Ceasefire.ca

Climate change is greatly exacerbated by the military industrial complex. ….. And yet Canada is continuing to arm and supply arms to the world.Stop and think: Havewars made things better in Iraq, Afghanistan, Libra, now in Syria, and in more South….. on the Canadian government by powerful American manufacturers.

[PDF]Disarm DSEi 2011 pamphlet – Stop The Arms Fair

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This September, the world’s biggest arms fair – DSEi – will be back at the Ex-. CeL conference centre ….. for continuous war and the militaryindustrial complex.

Arms sale in Halifax on 9/11 – The Coast

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The Coast

Sep 10, 2009 – Premier Darrell Dexter welcomed the arms dealers at Wednesday night’s opening gala.“hour of good cheer,” drinks hosted by Lockheed Martin, planned for 4pm.money gets allocated to the war machine/military industrial complex. …. Lockheed Martin is the largest arms manufacturer in the world [1],  …

John Quiggin » War and technological progress

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John Quiggin

Aug 22, 2015 – A tragic and heroic story from World War II is that of the scientists of theIt illustrates a capitalist militaryindustrial complex and itsCheers Cam. Donald Oats. August 22nd, 2015 at 16:17 | #3. Reply | QuoteWars in poor countries are also fed by arms manufacturers and dealers in rich countries.

Ripe for Reform: Stemming Slovakia’s Arms Trade with …

Slovakia’s troubling arms trade record undermined the country’s international … He commented, “The world looks very negatively on the fact that our armsSince 1998, Slovakia’s arms trade has been governed by Act 179 on Trading in Military …. Arms companies have made clear that they sense that criteria are stricter.

davidswanson’s blog | Let’s Try Democracy

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Needless to say, Amnesty’s proposal to refer “the situation in Syria” to the ICC is notThe entire world thinks the U.S. military intentionally attacked a hospital because it ….This was also not an award to a leading war maker or arms dealer.The award did not directly challenge the arms industry that is led by the United  …

FOCUS | The ‘War on Terror’ Designed to Never End

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Jan 5, 2013 – ‘As the Pentagon’s former top lawyer urges that the war be viewed as …the midpoint of what was once known as the global war on terrorism.”where nothing is more effective at driving Yemenis into the arms of ….. to perpetuate the military industrial complex which grinds out money by grinding out blood.

Where’s my Humvee? IS capturing Iraqi equipment at …

Jun 4, 2015 – The United States is also conducting air strikes to destroy weaponsseized by Islamic State.of small arms, ammunition and vehicles to wage its war in Syria and Iraq for two more years.And the companies belonging to the MilitaryIndustrial ComplexDo they get a bulk discount from the Toyota dealer.

Halifax Peace Coalition – RALLY: Peaceful Protest of the …

PROFITS OF WAR: Lockheed Martin and the Economic Threats of Militaryof War: Lockheed Martin and the Making of the MilitaryIndustrial Complex” and revealabout the rise of Lockheed Martin, the world’s largest weapons manufacturer, …. of the Halifax Arms Show during Lockheed Martin’s Hour of Good Cheer, PDF  …

TomDispatch

Oct 24, 2013 – In Washington, war and preparations for war remain the options of choice,Its weapons makers are the most advanced on Earth and dominate theglobal arms market. …. and the militaryindustrial complex can still dominate theworld’s arms trade. ….. Sometimes, the world sends you back to school.

Thor Benson: Bernie Sanders Is No Gun Nut – Truthdig

May 20, 2015 – When the Vermont senator votes or speaks about gun control, he’s representing … Slate ran a piece headlined “Bernie Sanders, Gun Nut. … prevents gun-violence victims from suing a gun manufacturer when its product is …. Cheers , my Dearwhere Bernie has supported the MilitaryIndustrialComplex.

The Future of War in the Developed World | Ian Welsh

http://www.ianwelsh.net/the-future-of-war-in-the-developed-world/

Feb 23, 2013 – The arms manufacturers clean up supplying what hapless forces of justice ….. far (and it is amazing amount more) than the world’s next largest arms dealer, Russia. …. And it appears that you’ve also LOST your proxy war in Syria. …..of self-proclaimed boffins, in this case the militaryindustrial complex rather  …

McCain slips into Syria to meet with rebel leaders – World …

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NBC News

May 27, 2013 – McCain wants the U.S. to support the Free Syrian Army with arms and a no-fly zone.reach a diplomatic solution to the conflict in Syria,” Hague said afterward. …. Can everyone cheer on your future senator Palin for the state of Arizona?This is all about lining the pockets to the Military Industrial Complex,  …

About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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