the cover up by israel of the bombing of the uss liberty

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    The USS Liberty Cover-Up

    A former Navy attorney who helped lead the military investigation of the 1967 Israeli attack on the USS Liberty that killed 34 American servicemen says former President Lyndon Johnson and his defense secretary, Robert McNamara, ordered that the inquiry conclude the incident was an accident.

    In a signed affidavit released at a Capitol Hill news conference, retired Capt. Ward Boston said Johnson and McNamara told those heading the Navy's inquiry to "conclude that the attack was a case of 'mistaken identity' despite overwhelming evidence to the contrary."

    It was "one of the classic all-American cover-ups," said retired Admiral Thomas Moorer, a former Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman who spent a year investigating the attack as part of an independent panel he formed with other former military officials. The panel also included a former US ambassador to Saudi Arabia, James Akins.

    Torpedo hole in USS Liberty

    "Why would our government put Israel's interests ahead of our own?" Moorer asked from his wheelchair at the news conference. He was chief of naval operations at the time of the attack.

    Moorer, who has long held that the attack was a deliberate act, wants Congress to investigate


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    Israel attacked the USS Liberty using UNMARKED AIRCRAFT. This is the single fact which proves Israel knew exactly who they were attacking. Israel's story is that they thought USS Liberty was an Egyptian ship and therefore a legitimate target of war. Were that true, there would be no reason to attack a supposedly Egyptian ship with unmarked aircraft. The only possible reason to use unmarked aircraft to attack the ship is that Israel knew it was an American ship and intended to sink it, then to blame the attack on Egypt.

    Moorer, who as top legal council to the official investigation is in a position to know, agrees that Israel intended to sink the USS Liberty and blame Egypt for it, thus dragging the United States into a war on Israel's behalf. This seems to be a common trick of Israel. Starting with the Lavon affair, through the USS Liberty, to the fake radio transmitter that tricked Reagan into attacking Libya, to potentially 9-11 itself, Israel's game is to frame Arabs and set them up as targets for the United States.

    The official US investigation is discredited. And with it, every claim of innocence for Israel that relied on the official investigation as a source.

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    remember the uss liberty the men on that ship will soon all be dead and gone and both the us and israeli government hopes forgotten.....


    REMEMBER THE USS LIBERTY AND THE BETRAYAL OF THE GOVERNMENT OF ISRAEL
     
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    O and fuck all you assholes who run around with the yellow support our troops and give lip service to it...then turned your backs on the men of the uss liberty
     
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    hehehe... you know damn well this is going into the conspiracy forum.
     
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    why it is all factual? i do not think a man as proud of his military service would insult the men of the uss liberty by moving this thread? Find one thing said in there that is not true? I can back it up with pages of evidence.
     
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    has provided Israel with nearly $3 billion to develop weapons systems and given Israel access to some of the most sophisticated items in its own military arsenal, including Blackhawk attack helicopters and F-16 fighter jets. The United States also gives Israel access to intelligence it denies to its NATO allies. And when Israel refused to sign the nuclear nonproliferation treaty, the United States stood by without a word of protest as the Israelis built the region’s first nuclear weapons program.

    U.S. foreign policy, especially under the current Bush administration, has become little more than an extension of Israeli foreign policy. The United States since 1982 has vetoed 32 Security Council resolutions critical of Israel, more than the total number of vetoes cast by all the other Security Council members. It refuses to enforce the Security Council resolutions it claims to support. These resolutions call on Israel to withdraw from the occupied territories.

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    President Bush, facing dwindling support for the war in Iraq, publicly holds Israel up as a model for what he would like Iraq to become. Imagine how this idea plays out on the Arab street, which views Israel as the Algerians viewed the French colonizers during the war of liberation.

    “In Israel,” Bush said recently, “terrorists have taken innocent human life for years in suicide attacks. The difference is that Israel is a functioning democracy and it’s not prevented from carrying out its responsibilities. And that’s a good indicator of success that we’re looking for in Iraq.”

    Americans are increasingly isolated and reviled in the world. They remain blissfully ignorant of their own culpability for this isolation. U.S. “spin” paints the rest of the world as unreasonable, but Israel, Americans are assured, will always be on our side.

    Israel is reaping economic as well as political rewards from its lock-down apartheid state. In the “gated community” market it has begun to sell systems and techniques that allow the nation to cope with terrorism. Israel, in 2006, exported $3.4 billion in defense products—well over a billion dollars more than it received in American military aid. Israel has grown into the fourth largest arms dealer in the world. Most of this growth has come in the so-called homeland security sector.

    http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/20070702_a_declaration_of_independence_from_israel/
     
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    has provided Israel with nearly $3 billion to develop weapons systems and given Israel access to some of the most sophisticated items in its own military arsenal, including Blackhawk attack helicopters and F-16 fighter jets. The United States also gives Israel access to intelligence it denies to its NATO allies. And when Israel refused to sign the nuclear nonproliferation treaty, the United States stood by without a word of protest as the Israelis built the region’s first nuclear weapons program.

    U.S. foreign policy, especially under the current Bush administration, has become little more than an extension of Israeli foreign policy. The United States since 1982 has vetoed 32 Security Council resolutions critical of Israel, more than the total number of vetoes cast by all the other Security Council members. It refuses to enforce the Security Council resolutions it claims to support. These resolutions call on Israel to withdraw from the occupied territories.

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    President Bush, facing dwindling support for the war in Iraq, publicly holds Israel up as a model for what he would like Iraq to become. Imagine how this idea plays out on the Arab street, which views Israel as the Algerians viewed the French colonizers during the war of liberation.

    “In Israel,” Bush said recently, “terrorists have taken innocent human life for years in suicide attacks. The difference is that Israel is a functioning democracy and it’s not prevented from carrying out its responsibilities. And that’s a good indicator of success that we’re looking for in Iraq.”

    Americans are increasingly isolated and reviled in the world. They remain blissfully ignorant of their own culpability for this isolation. U.S. “spin” paints the rest of the world as unreasonable, but Israel, Americans are assured, will always be on our side.

    Israel is reaping economic as well as political rewards from its lock-down apartheid state. In the “gated community” market it has begun to sell systems and techniques that allow the nation to cope with terrorism. Israel, in 2006, exported $3.4 billion in defense products—well over a billion dollars more than it received in American military aid. Israel has grown into the fourth largest arms dealer in the world. Most of this growth has come in the so-called homeland security sector.

    http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/20070702_a_declaration_of_independence_from_israel/
     
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    i assure you with june 8th coming up...israeli wants to distract the us people with obama not visiting them
     
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    and shogun this is in the general discussion zone...where you can discuss anything....i have not said one thing untrue...of course i am preaching to the choir with you
     
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    Bones, this was a very light and casual treatment of the events surrounding the USS Liberty.

    For a more a more fulsome (and more damning) discussion of the events surrounding the sinking of the Liberty and the machinegunning of the Liberty survivors as they languished in the water, please see [ame="http://www.amazon.com/Puzzle-Palace-National-Intelligence-Organization/dp/0140067485"]The Puzzle Palace a history of the NSA[/ame]

    The event as I recall them from the book went something like this. The USS Liberty was a US Navy intelligence trawler under the operational control of the National Security Agency. Israel was engaged in the 6 Day War against the Egyptian and Syrians. The Liberty was patrolling off the coast of the Sinai Peninsula. At that time, Ariel Sharon was a military commander engaged in combat operations against the Egyptians.

    Here, there is some disagreement but Sharon has been accused committing war crimes at this time.

    As Bones' article related the USS Liberty was set up on by aircraft. Additionally, patrol boats joined in the attack on the Liberty. The ship was sunk. Survivors floated helplessly in the water as the Israelis again set upon them an viciously machined gunned the survivors in the water intending to leave no witnesses. They almost succeeded.

    Indeed, we should ALL remember the Liberty and its story should cause us to question the nature of our relationship to Israel.
     
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    thanks i will find a copy and begin reading it
     

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