US is a corporatist plutocracy, and about as close to a rogue State as you can find. Halliburton are truly representative of all that is wrong with US Inc. They got something like $20 Billion last year for work in Iraq,(about 4 times the UN World development budget) all on a Cost plus basis. ie;guaranteed to cover costs and provide a profit on top. None of the contracts were bid for, none require local labour so can be outsourced at will-and to repay the taxpayers of the US, they go and register themselves in Dubai to avoid a hefty US tax bill thus ensuring the US taxpayer makes good the missing billions in tax revenue! And to think Israel is criticised for draining the US of foreign aid!!
Security cabinet updated by security officials on operations in Gaza, tunnel unearthing (Haaretz)
from the article: Livni behind closed doors: Iran nukes pose little threat to Israel
Signatories of letter to health minister range from far right to left of national Orthodox camp.03:42 06.05.16 | 0 comments
Alleged 55 million dollar theft by a diamond dealer from the mighty and ultra-secure Israel Diamond Exchange leaves jaws agape and 12 traders facing possible bankruptcy. How could that have happened?05:24 06.05.16 | 0 comments