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    • 29.08.12 | 10:09 (IDT)

    On Jan. 17, 1961, President Dwight Eisenhower gave the nation a dire warning about what he described as a threat to democratic government. He called it the military-industrial complex, a formidable union of defense contractors and the armed forces. If President Eisenhower was still alive, he would surely add Politicians and Foreign Lobby Groups and call it the military-industrial-politicians-lobby complex!

    from the article: U.S. tripled weapons sales in 2011 to counter Iran's threats, study shows
    First published 01:12 28.08.12 | Last updated 01:12 28.08.12
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