An American report: Washington is using the tools of repression in the rallies against its citizens, as it did in Iraq
14:11 - 07/09/2020
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A report by the US National Interest revealed that the US police began using drones to monitor the protests and use the means of repression that the US forces learned in [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] and Afghanistan to apply them to civilian citizens.
The report, which was translated by Al-Maaloumah Agency, stated that the United States, or "Big Brother" as the report said, referring to George Orwell's 1984 novel, which talks about the methods of oppressive regimes, has learned how to monitor people from their experience in [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] and Afghanistan, since as the elections approached and continued Public outrage on the streets of America, police are now being trained on high-tech surveillance tools that were perfected during the war on American citizens. ”
He added that "recent reports revealed that government and federal agencies have deployed manned aircraft and drones to track the demonstrations in the wake of the killing of George Floyd by the police," noting that "internal espionage is not new, as governments have always spied on their citizens." But how this can be done now is revolutionary and what new surveillance technologies can now devise on behalf of politicians and government officials pose important challenges to the democracy that the United States claims to sponsor. ”
The report stated that “espionage has become a factor of attraction for a multiplier force, which allows gathering information about opponents, whether they are real or imagined for the institution and managing more resources at a lower cost, as governments or companies that have strong intelligence-gathering capabilities can reduce their costs, risks, or They increase their effective access, and even make ancient practices such as colonial conquest more attractive to them. ”
The report pointed out that “the so-called war on terror and methods of warfare of unmanned aircraft have returned home in America. As with other methods of suppression and control that the US military had to adopt to confront insurgents in [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] Afghanistan, drones are now acquired by civil law enforcement officials. Because it is cheap and effective, but as evidenced by recent scrutiny of police abuse, the ability to monitor can quickly turn into an increasing tendency to repression, which means that the US government is now turning towards tyranny and dictatorship, and after it was practicing it on other countries, it has become in reality now. It practices it even among its own citizens. ” End / 25 z