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Hans Langemann.jpg

In 1982 Edwin Wilson was arrested for selling Arms for Libya (most notably almost the entire US domestic supply of C-4). The CIA denied all knowledge of his illegal arms deal, although they were later found to be lying.

Langemann Papers

Full article: Langemann Papers

The Langemann Papers exposed Le Cercle, amongst other topics. David Teacher terms them "the first serious breach in Cercle security, a leak which soon spread to other countries."[1]

Falklands War

Full article: Stub class article Falklands War

After an attack by Argentina, the government of Margaret Thatcher ordered the Royal Navy to retake the Falkland Islands. This boosted her flagging popularity at home, after her economic policies proved unpopular.

 

Events

EventDateDescription
Operation PaperclipA transfer of top German scientists to USA.
Cold WarThe official narrative had 2 diametrically opposed systems locked in combat with one another since soon after WW2. Each of the "superpowers" and its team of allies needed to outdo each other by creating ever more and deadlier weapons, creating a kind of perpetual war for perpetual peace, with the warring parties engaging mainly in covert/proxy wars. Deep state interests blossomed in the climate of fear and paranoia.
The Troubles
Operation Condor
InslawThe Inslaw affair was a complex financial/political fraud the full dimensions of which were never uncovered, but some of which were forced onto the official record.
Project STARGATEProject STARGATE aimed to gain domination over entire nations by making them cede their autonomy and privacy to the controlling person or group.
1980s Afghan war
Arms-to-Iraq
Iran-Iraq war
Israel/Violations of Lebanese sovereignty
Le Cercle/1982 (Washington)
Brabant MassacresA set of murders between 1982 and 1985, in which 28 people died and 40 were injured. It became Belgium's most notorious unpunished crime spree.
Falklands WarA politically very convenient military conflict championed by Margaret Thatcher.
Belgrano affair
Bilderberg/1982
1982 Lebanon WarAn Israeli invasion of Lebanon. They militarily occupied some of the country until 2000.
Le Cercle/1982 (Wildbad Kreuth)Wildbad Kreuth, West Germany
Hyde Park bombing
Regent's Park bombingA 1982 London bombing ascribed but never proved to be the work of the Provisional IRA.

 

New Groups

GroupImageTypeDescription
Business Executives for National SecurityBENS logo.png
ICTS InternationalICTS-Mossad.jpgPublic (OTCQB) ICTSFAn airport security company, founded by Shin Bet operatives, which occurs in multiple acts of "terrorism"
Project InterchangeGroup.png
National Center for Public Policy ResearchGroup.pngThink tank
American Foreign Policy CouncilLogo American Foreign Policy Council.jpgThink tank
Rutherford InstituteRutherford Institute.jpg
National Program OfficeGroup.png
Channel 4/NewsJon Snow4.jpg

 

Groups that were Wound Up

GroupImageTypeDescription
SDECEGroup.png
Service d'Action CiviqueGroup.pngMilitary
Military ranks
The Black PanthersGroup.png
Institute on Strategic TradeGroup.pngA small but influential Washington based group started by Cercle member Miles Costick.

 

==Quotations== 

Deaths

TitleBornDiedPlace of deathCause of deathSummaryDescription
Barbara Clay19111982Propagandist
Pierre Bonvoisin19031982Banker
John Keswick19061982Dumfriesshire
UK
Spook
Businessperson
John Cordeaux23 July 19024 January 1982Spook
Politician
Guido Colonna di Paliano16 April 190827 January 1982Italy
Naples
Henry S. Morgan24 October 19008 February 1982New York
U.S.
Banker
John Hay Whitney17 August 19048 February 1982New York
Manhasset
Diplomat
Nathan Witt11 February 190316 February 1982New York
Manhattan
U.S.
Spook
Lawyer
Philip K. Dick16 December 19282 March 1982California
Santa Ana
U.S.
Author
Clifford Case16 April 19045 March 1982Washington DCPolitician
Lawyer
Walter Hallstein17 November 190129 March 1982Germany
Stuttgart
Diplomat
Spook
Academic
Lawyer
Nathan Farragut Twining11 October 189729 March 1982Texas
Lackland Air Force Base
Soldier
Abe Fortas19 June 19105 April 1982Washington DC
U.S.
Academic
Judge
Jerry Daniels11 June 194129 April 1982Thailand
Bangkok
SpookA CIA spook who was reportedly poisoned by carbon monoxide.
Cevdet Sunay10 February 189922 May 1982Turkey
Istanbul
Soldier
Politician
Thomas B. McCabe11 July 189327 May 1982Pennsylvania
Swarthmore
U.S.
Roberto Calvi13 April 192017 June 1982London
UK
BankerAn Italian banker dubbed "God's Banker" (Italian: Banchiere di Dio) by the press because of his close association with the Holy See. Found death, hanging from a bridge in London.
Roscoe H. Hillenkoetter8 May 189718 June 1982New York
Walworth Barbour4 June 190821 July 1982US
Massachusetts
Gloucester
Diplomat
Ruth First4 May 192517 August 1982Mozambique
Maputo
ActivistAn anti-apartheid activist, investigative journalist, and scholar. She wrote in her autobiography that her life was dedicated "to the liberation of Africa for I count myself an African, and there is no cause I hold dearer."
George Woods27 July 190120 August 1982New York
Lisbon
U.S.
Central banker
Charles Rolo16 October 1916October 1982CancerPropagandist
Omer Becu21 August 19029 October 1982Belgium
Antwerp
Union organizer
Pierre Mendes-France11 January 190718 October 1982ParisPolitician
Siegmund Warburg30 September 190222 October 1982London
UK
Spook
Banker
Leonid Brezhnev19 December 190610 November 1982Russia
Soviet Union
Moscow
Near
Zarechye
Civil servant
Engineer
Marcus Wallenberg5 October 189913 November 1982Sweden
Stockholm
Banker
Athlete
Gordon Gray30 May 190926 November 1982Washington DCSpook
Politician

 

Births

TitleBornPlace of birthDiedSummary
Iman al-Obeidi1982Libya
Tobruk
Anastasia Vashukevich1982
Clara Shih11 January 1982Hong KongBusinessperson
Adam Kokesh1 February 1982US
California
San Francisco
Activist
Fritz Schoon6 February 1982
William Mountbatten-Windsor21 June 1982London
St Mary's Hospital
Royalty
Sarah Sanders13 August 1982Hope
Arkansas
U.S.
Joe Lonsdale12 September 1982California
Fremont
U.S.
Businessperson
Vera Graziadei6 November 1982Ukraine
Soviet Union
Donetsk
Actor
Chérif Kouachi29 November 1982France
Paris
9 January 2015
Shehzad Tanweer15 December 1982Bradford
West Yorkshire
England
7 July 2005


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