By Peter H. Sand
The coral atoll of Diego Garcia (British Indian Ocean Territory) at the present time is a pivotal US naval and air base for all center East operations (Afghanistan, Iraq, and possibly, Iran). This publication, principally in line with hitherto unpublished resource fabric, describes the build-up of the bottom – beginning with a mystery US-UK bilateral deal in 1966; the deportation of the local island inhabitants within the Nineteen Seventies; the clouded new function of Diego Garcia as a vacation spot for Guantánamo-style ‘renditions’; and the affects of army building at the setting of the island – which due to its typical elevation of four feet above sea-level is at direct chance from weather change
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