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Spencer Ackerman

Spencer Ackerman

    Call for independent inquiry into Afghan hospital attack
    Call for independent inquiry into Afghan hospital attack
    United States special operations forces – not their Afghan allies – called in the deadly airstrike on the Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)...
    Obama vows to launch US air strikes against Isis in Syria
    Obama vows to launch US air strikes against Isis in Syria
    United States President Barack Obama announced an open-ended bombing campaign against Islamic State (Isis) militants this week that will extend into...
    Al-Qaeda 'successfully' bleeds US
    Al-Qaeda 'successfully' bleeds US
    Al-Qaeda is in "a war of attrition" with the United States, according to the accused mastermind of the 9/11 attacks, Khalid Sheikh...
    WTF, NSA? Tech giants vent spy fury
    WTF, NSA? Tech giants vent spy fury
    Google and Yahoo!, two of the world's biggest technology companies, reacted angrily to a report this week that the United States's National...
    Al-Shabab outwits US navy raiders
    Al-Shabab outwits US navy raiders
    As a mother of young children, Fadumo Sheikh is used to rising early. On October 5, she was due to prepare breakfast before the family went to the...