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military bombardment of Afghanistan, and the dictates of multinational oil corporations and the International Monetary Fund.
So far, about one thousand users access NETS on a regular basis, and some of those are plucking up the courage to ask why Jordan is reducing its ties with Iraq, why Jordan has not been more critical of Israel in its military bombardment of southern Lebanon in April, and if the government would consider establishing a Hyde Park type Speakers Corner in Amman where fledgling democracy can spread its fresh wings and people can air their deepest burdens.
and its allies convinced Russia's former president, Dmitri Medvedev, not to block a United Nations resolution to impose a no-fly zone over Libya, they launched a full-scale military bombardment of Libya, which helped bring down the regime -- a move that Russian officials called "deceptive.
Anton Stephan, a Catholic priest inside the zone, also spoke of heavy military bombardment.