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A secret history of the war in AfghanistanZur Erinnerung in Sachen Handke: die Vorwürfe gegen Milosevic wurden damals vom Kriegsverbrechertribunal fallen gelassen – posthum, und man hat versucht, das unter den Teppich zu kehren

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Once, under the wise rule of the Senate and the protection of the FBI, the Republic throve and grew. But as often happens when wealth and power pass beyond the admirable and attain the awesome, then appear those evil ones who have greed to match.

So it was with the Republic at its height. Like the greatest of trees, able to withstand any external attack, the Republic rotted from within though the danger was not visible from outside.

Aided and abetted by restless, power-hungry individuals within the government, and the massive organs of commerce, the ambitious Senator Cheney caused himself to be elected President of the Republic. He promised to reunite the disaffected among the people and to restore the remembered glory of the Republic.