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Potter INVITED Naval Special Warfare Development Group to conduct training here

Mayor Tom Potter didn't just give permission to the
DoD to conduct "urban military" training in the city
of Portland, he secretly invited them to do it.
Here is the text of Mayor Tom Potter's secret letter (as it appears in Willamette Week) inviting the DoD to put the lives of Portland citizens at risk without their knowledge or consent--without the knowledge or consent of the City Council for that matter:

"April 7, 2008

Captain Scott P. Moore

Commanander [sic], Naval Special Warfare Development Group

1636 Regulus Avenue

Virginia Beach, Virginia 23461

Dear Captain Moore:

I am pleased to extend you an invitation to conduct Urban Military Training in our City from August 17 to 30, 2008.

In a letter from your command, dated November 14, 2007 requesting permission to conduct training, you stated that members of the Naval Special Warfare Development Group and Army Special Operations Aviation Regiment would utilize buildings in the jurisdiction of the City of Portland for this training exercise. I understand that this training will include low visibility movement, military operations in urban terrain, manual and low weight explosive breaching, fast rope insertion, live fire, low power training ammunition, simmunitions, flash bang, surveillance and counter surveillance.

I have been informed that all training has been coordinated through and approved by all involved government entities, as well as the representatives/owners of each property, and that all liability for your personnel and their actions during training rests with the Navy. I have also been informed that extensive planning and coordination has already been conducted and that Sergeant Mike Lieb of the Tactical Operations Division will act as liaison for this exercise.

I welcome the opportunity to support the United States Navy as you develop the techniques and tactics necessary to protect our country. We look forward to your group having a safe and productive training exercise in our City.


Tom Potter

Begs the question, what other secrets is Tom keeping from us?

Don't forget Noble Resolve 27.Aug.2008 18:07

nuke map

Mayor Potter endorsed the following, just last year:
HARVARD STUDY: 10K Nuke in Portland
author: Real Thing
A Harvard study specifically maps a 10 kiloton nuclear detonation in NW Portland. This info corroborates the threat that the upcoming terror drill, Noble Resolve, will become a second 9/11.  http://bcsia.ksg.harvard.edu/BCSIA_content/documents/DayAfterWorkshopReport_May2007.pdf
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A Harvard study, The Day After Workshop Report, illustrates a 10 kiloton nuclear blast in northwest Portland, Oregon. Previous pages in the study also illustrate a 10 kiloton blast in Washington, DC. Only Portland and Washington, DC are cited as examples of a 10 kiloton blast. Ground zero of the Portland blast is located in the Doane Lake and Doane Point area. We can prevent the false flag attack from happening by focusing attention on this area. Camera armed spotters with telephoto lenses would be very helpful.

The map does not show that prevailing winds, on the days following the blast, would distribute fatal radiation in a northeast direction. That would eliminate Portland's African-American community in northeast Portland. It would not be healthy for the city of Vancouver, Washington either. Residents of that suburb could have time to get away. The safest are of the Portland metropolitan area would be the western suburbs of Washington County. Prevailing winds and the Tualatin Mountains would protect the western suburbs.

Operation Noble Resolve is a terror drill coming to Portland during August 20-24. There have been numerous articles and posts issued that warn of the possibility that the drill will turn into a false flag "live" event involving a 10 K nuke.  http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2007/04/358023.shtml

Another motive for nuking Portland that has not been discussed is: Portland Withdraws from Joint Terrorism Task Force.

Portland City Council voted to withdraw from the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task force on April 28, 2005. Out of 1000 US metropolitan areas, Portland is the only one to withdraw from the task force program. There is a "we told you so" motive for the FBI and other intelligence agencies to allow a false flag terrorist attack to take place in Portland.

Please help inform everyone you can of this threat. Please tell anyone you know who lives or works in the affected area of this danger. Repost this article widely across the Internet. Please contact local officials, and discuss this new information with them.

Sam Adams,  commissionersam@ci.portland.or.us - 503-823-1120 Erik Sten,  info@erikforportland.com - 503-823-3589 Dan Saltzman,  dsaltzman@ci.portland.or.us - 503-823-4151 Randy Leonard,  randy@ci.portland.or.us - 503-823-3001 Mayor Potter, 503-823-4120

Please contact Representatives Bleumenhour and David Wu. Senators: Smith: Portland Office. 503-326-3386
Wyden: Portland office 503-326-7525