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Read an Excerpt from Jeremy Scahill’s “Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield”

Web ExclusiveApril 23, 2013
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Longtime Democracy Now! correspondent “Jeremy Scahill’s new book, Dirty Wars was published this week by Nation Books. You can read one of the chapters below. Watch Part 1, and Part 2 of our interviews with Scahill about the book. Click here to see all of his appearances on the show, along with related coverage of drone attacks, Yemen and Somalia.

Below is an excerpt from “Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield,” by Jeremy Scahill. Copyright © 2013 by Jeremy Scahill. Excerpted with permission by Nation Books.

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