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Last Week, USAID Was Sending Masks Out of the Country as Foreign Aid

The United States government is a giant, broken machine run by corrupt ideologues. No one knows what’s going on in a fraction of it.

That’s why things like this happen.

Last week, a Trump administration official working to secure much-needed protective gear for doctors and nurses in the United States had a startling encounter with counterparts in Thailand.

The official asked the Thais for help—only to be informed by the puzzled voices on the other side of the line that a U.S. shipment of the same supplies, the second of two so far, was already on its way to Bangkok.

Trump aides were alarmed when they learned of the exchange, and immediately put the shipment on hold while they ordered a review of U.S. aid procedures.

Last week. This is a current article.

People are being screamed at on the street for wearing masks instead of donating them. We’re frantically searching for masks in Thailand, meanwhile USAID was sending them to Thailand.

Read the full story from Front Page Mag

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