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It Couldn’t Happen Here, It Does Happen There

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Imagine the uproar in this country if a jet took out a wedding party. You might think then that, given the U.S. record of wedding carnage in Afghanistan, which undoubtedly represents some kind of modern wedding-crasher record, there might have been a front-page story, or simply a story, somewhere, anywhere.

Secret U.S. Panel May Put Americans on 'Kill List'

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Alleged al-Qaida leader Anwar al-Awlaki, killed last month in an American drone attack in Yemen, was placed on a kill and capture list managed by a secretive panel of senior U government officials What the president knows of the panel's operations and his role in its decision-making process are being kept hidden (more).

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