Washington To Deploy Snipers For Chicago NATO, G8 Summits

Trained marksmen will be watching NATO/G8 dignitaries, protesters

When the world’s most important leaders converge on Chicago for the G8 and NATO summits, so will the most elite marksmen.

Federal and state SWAT teams have been canvassing buildings along Michigan Avenue, the Loop, McCormick Place and O’Hare International Airport looking for the right spots to view streets, sidewalks and nearby buildings.

“They’ll be able to shoot the head of a nickel from 500 feet,” according to a source close to planning the events.

Sharpshooters are necessary for the many motorcades going from meeting to meeting — and party to party.

Stop NATO e-mail list home page with archives and search engine:

Stop NATO website and articles:

To subscribe for individual e-mails or the daily digest, unsubscribe, and otherwise change subscription status:
[email protected]

Articles by: Global Research

Disclaimer: The contents of this article are of sole responsibility of the author(s). The Centre for Research on Globalization will not be responsible for any inaccurate or incorrect statement in this article. The Centre of Research on Globalization grants permission to cross-post Global Research articles on community internet sites as long the source and copyright are acknowledged together with a hyperlink to the original Global Research article. For publication of Global Research articles in print or other forms including commercial internet sites, contact: [email protected]

www.globalresearch.ca contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available to our readers under the provisions of "fair use" in an effort to advance a better understanding of political, economic and social issues. The material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving it for research and educational purposes. If you wish to use copyrighted material for purposes other than "fair use" you must request permission from the copyright owner.

For media inquiries: [email protected]