Authoritarian behavior on display all around the world
by Charles P. Pierce, EsquireOctober 2018
The head of Interpol disappears in China and then reappears with what looks very much like a forced statement of resignation
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A Russian Deputy Attorney General (with shadowy involvement in a lot of the international shenanigans of the Putin regime) had his helicopter shot down (with him in it).
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Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi goes to the Saudi Arabian consulate to obtain a document certifying he had divorced his ex-wife, and ends up murdered, dismembered, and dissolved (allegedly).
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