Zbigniew Brzezinski: How Jimmy Carter and I Started the Mujahideen Interview of Zbigniew Brzezinski Le Nouvel Observateur (France), Jan. Myths and the mujahideen That idea originated in with Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jimmy Carter’s national security adviser. But the spread of fundamentalism started long before, at the point when the Arab socialism. The resultwas a Presidential Finding of July , signed by Jimmy Carter, authorizingthe CIA to provide non-lethal aid to the mujahideen.

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Saudi Arabia in particular agreed to match dollar for dollar the money the CIA was sending to the Mujahideen.

The Wars of Afghanistan

The day that the Soviets officially crossed the border, I wrote to President Carter: As the president was jogging on February 12,his press secretary, Jody Powellinterrupted his run to tell him that the Washington Post had a story in the works about the CIA’s operation to feed arms to the mujahideen rebels through Pakistan.

Bush”You are creating a Frankenstein. In this period you were the national security adviser to President Carter. Patrick Briley is a Navy Viet Nam era veteran who sewed on a Polaris ballistic missile nuclear submarine patrol in the Pacific. Where were these Islamist militants trained? This decision to mislead the American people was taken on September 11, barely a few statted after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre.

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But after the Soviet invasion everything changed. U of Nebraska Press. But overall, this is a useful book, particularlyfor the period when the author describes his own contacts with many Afghanplayers as he tried to bring the conflict in Afghanistan to a negotiatedconclusion.

Weapons could thus be produced that were specifically designed to wipe out u races or genetic classes of human beings. These same White House aides also directly threatened informants who went to the Tje in protest over these illegal practices.


Myths and the mujahideen

Lost in the barrage of recent history, the role of the CIA, in supporting and developing international terrorist organizations during the Cold War and its aftermath, is casually ignored or downplayed by the Western media. It was logical, at least in principle, that the groupsdoing most of the fighting Hekmatyar and Masood should receive the bulk ofthe arms aid, although it was clear that Masood, an ethnic Tajik, was not afavorite of the Pakistanis.

The fractioustendencies in Afghan society were too strong. In making this statement, he was fully aware that that agencies of the US government as well as NATO were supporting international terrorism. Tired of head-butting your desk in frustration when programming Java?

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This is sobering information about those who wish to do us harm Calls to local representatives would also help. Again, the evidence suggestsotherwise.

A couple of years later, Meridian International Logistics, carteer parent company of Meridian Arms, was to farm similar research out to the Japanese. They have promoted foreign control of the US by facilitating the sell off of US infrastructure and companies to foreign governments including those from the EU, China, Russia and Islamic terror nations Brzezinski, Rice, the TC and their socialist friends have intentionally helped destabilize the US economy by devaluating the US dollar through the sending of US jobs overseas and by creating the conditions for accelerating the outflow of dollars overseas to pay for more foreign oil.

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These various organizations and anned insurgents have been developed, particularly in countries where state institutions have collapsed under the brunt of the IMF-sponsored economic reforms. Nimmy major war in the Middle East and Central Asia, supposedly “against international terrorism” was launched in October by a government which had been harboring international terrorism as part of its foreign policy agenda.

According to the BBC, “Western special forces were still training the guerrillas” meaning that they were assisting the KLA in opening up “a sixth operation zone” in Southern Serbia and Macedonia.


The Embassy in Kabul is closed during the chaotic situation that accompaniedthe departure of the Soviets, leaving Tomsen to operate mainly out of theAmerican Embassy in Islamabad.

The Chechen war, instigated by the main rebel movements against Moscow, has served to sharted secular state institutions. Islamic fundamentalism represents a starfed menace today. Y ou don’t regret ohw today? The Inside Story of the Soviet Withdrawal. These will serve just fine to take down commercial airline flights. Butit is not the only focus of this monumental, deeply pondered, and well writtenstudy.

Both the terror warnings and the terror events have served as a pretext to justify far- reaching military decisions. Islamic fundamentalism creates social and ethnic divisions. Following the withdrawal of Soviet troops inthe civil war mujahideeh Afghanistan continued unabated.

The program leaned heavily towards supporting militant Islamic groups that were favored by the regime of Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq in neighboring Pakistanrather than other, less ideological Afghan resistance groups that had also been fighting the Marxist-oriented Democratic Republic of Afghanistan regime since before the Soviet intervention.

Riconosciuto Box U. In the mids, Pakistani intelligence officials began privately lobbying the U. A particularly potent type of black powder was named “Hercules Powder”, which gave the name to the town of Hercules, formally incorporated in The former intelligence chief mujhaideen also dismissive of the film’s suggestion that Wilson foresaw that anti-American fundamentalists and jihadis from around the Muslim world would move in and exploit the post-withdrawal power vacuum in Afghanistan.

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