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Democracy Now! – August 2, 2013

Reps. Conyers & Massie on Bipartisan Campaign Against NSA Spying; Call for James Clapper to Resign; “We Are Slowly Dying”: Fast Food Workers Launch Strike For Living Wage and Right to Unionize.

Headlines
August 2, 2013

    U.S. Denounces Russia for Giving Snowden Asylum, Reconsiders Summit
    Iraq Sees Deadliest Month in More Than 5 Years
    Egypt: Morsi Supporters Continue Protests Despite Government Warnings
    Obama, Hadi Pledge to Repatriate Yemeni Prisoners at Guantánamo; No Timeline Given
    U.S. Drone Strike Kills 4 in Yemen
    Kerry: Obama Has Timeline to End Drone Strikes in Pakistan
    Report: CIA Targeted Rescuers at Sites of Pakistani Drone Strikes
    NATO Aircraft Mistakenly Kills 5 Afghan Police Officers
    U.S. Army Launches Probe into Claims Forces Killed Afghan Civilians
    U.S. to Temporarily Close Embassies Around the World over Security Concerns
    U.N. Chemical Weapons Inspectors Set to Enter Syria

 

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