Volume 23, Number 45, November 8, 1996



Report from Bonn

by Jutta Dinkermann and Rainer Apel

Managed Health Care Grows in Germany.

Report from Rio

by Lorenzo Carrasco Bazúa

Relax! It’s Only an Earthquake!


Stop the Genocide in Zaire.


World Bank Agro-Science Won’t Solve the Food Crisis

by Marcia Merry Baker

A report from the meeting at the World Bank of the Consultative Group on International Agriculture Research. Their recommendations are part of a controlled “debate,” orchestrated by the food cartels and the enemies of scientific agriculture.

IMF Declares Banking ‘Red Alert’ in Peru

by Luis Vásquez Medina

Brits Push Free Trade, Drugs on Dominicans

by Carlos Wesley

Gingrichites Promote ‘Contract on Mongolia’

by Michael Billington

Privatization of Water Is Thievery

by Richard Freeman

The case of Arizona, where John Shadegg and the Conservative Revolution sharks want to privatize the water.

Currency Rates

Business Briefs


The Anglo-French Patrons of Syria’s Hafez al-Assad

by Joseph Brewda and Linda de Hoyos

A tale of Cerberus, the three-headed monster-dog who guards the gates of Hell.

I. The Lebanon War

Services Delivered, and Received

Assad’s Dogs of War

Abu Nidal, George Habash, and Ahmad Jibril.

II. French Imperial Roots

The Alawite Sect’s Service to France

How Hafez al-Assad Earned His Leash

III. Assad’s Drug Franchise

The Narco-History of the Lebanese War

Syria’s Monzer al-Kassar Was Bush’s Arms Partner

IV. Profiles

Assad’s Terrorists and Drug-Runners

The Narco-Terrorist Kurdish Workers Party

The Hezbollah


British Geopolitics Stokes Fire of African Holocaust

by Uwe Friesecke

What most of the media play as yet another “tribal war” in East Africa, is actually the calculated aggression of an alliance backed from London.

Documentation: Excerpts from an appeal to the United Nations by the Group for the Return of Refugees and for Democracy in Rwanda.

Goldsmith’s Referendum Party: Agents of Chaos

by Scott Thompson and Mark Burdman

U.S. Election Is Also a Referendum on Britain’s Lord Rees-Mogg

by Mark Burdman

Attacks on Indonesia Aim To Dismantle Its Nationalist Development Policies

by Michael Billington

Indonesia’s ‘Dwifungsi’ Military Use Policy

Nobel Prize Causes Trouble in East Timor

by Gail G. Billington

British policy behind the Attack on Clinton

by Gail G. Billington

India and Bangladesh Make Moves toward a New Beginning

by Ramtanu Maitra and Susan Maitra

International Intelligence


EIR Report Smokes Out Bush-Perot Dirty Tricks

Jeffrey Steinberg, Edward Spannaus, and Anton Chaitkin release EIR’s new special report, “George Bush and the 12333 Serial Murder Ring,” in press conferences in Boston and Washington.

On November 6, Reality Strikes!

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

An EIR Contributing Editor Feature. As the nation and the world confront an onrushing global financial crisis, the FDR-PAC is poised to intervene with an agenda for urgently needed policy changes.

The Bush, Weld Families in the Spook World

by Anton Chaitkin

The Bush-Weld Criminal Alliance: Covert Ops and Money Laundering

by Anton Chaitkin

The Weld Family’s British Orientation

After Election Day, Foreign Policy Crises Loom for President Clinton

by William Jones

National News