In the 1960s, some 2000 British citizens were forcibly removed from their island home of Diego Garcia so that Britain could lease it to America for a military base. 1.959 more words
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Exiled is a documentary that I made with Compulsive Productions in 2010. It tells the story of the islanders from Diego Garcia; some 2000 British citizens who were forcibly removed from their island in the sixties so that Britain could lease it to America for a military base. 748 more words
By Ari Shapiro
One of the most important American military bases in the world sits in the middle of the Indian Ocean on an atoll called Diego Garcia. 90 more words
The new round of press coverage that is being given to Malaysian Airlines MH370 is basically a rehashing of what was already known and reported. I wonder what the purpose is… 124 more words
Almost 6.4 million people have viewed Reprieve’s video. We care what is being done in our names, on our dimes.
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