Somalia, Yemen & S. Sudan: Where Famine & Western Imperialism Intersect

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In this segment of Behind The Headline, Mnar Muhawesh connects the dots between today's famine epidemic in Eastern Africa and Yemen to modern day colonialism. NATO states, corporations like Exxon Mobile, arms traffickers like Israel and major arms buyers from the United States like Saudi Arabia who are starving millions of Somalis, Sudanese and Yemeni's while the powers that be profit by the billions on one of the worst humanitarian disasters of our time. 

This is thee face of modern day colonialism led by the US empire. And aid will mean nothing if it's tied to militarization and other strings attached.

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