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Jul 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from NY POST: In a stunning display of callousness, the Defense Department has announced that thousands of soldiers — many serving as commanding officers in Afghanistan — will be notified in the coming weeks that their service to the country is no longer needed. Last week, more than 1,100 Army captains — the men and ...

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Jul 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from BARE NAKED ISLAM: The tankers were reportedly transporting fuel for Nato forces and were parked at the time of the attack. Taliban insurgents fighting a 13-year-war against US-led forces in Afghanistan often attack western supply convoys and claimed responsibility for the late Friday night attack.

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Jul 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: The Middle East Research Institute (MEMRI) has identified a photo tweeted out by the Taliban that shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl posing with a senior member of the Haqqani network in Afghanistan. MEMRI, a think tank, said the Twitter account @khorasan3, which is associated with the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan, showed an undated ...

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Jul 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah speaks during a news conference in Kabul, July 6, 2014. CREDIT: REUTERS/OMAR SOBHANI (Reuters) - Afghan presidential contender Abdullah Abdullah's camp rejected preliminary results of last month's run-off election on Monday as a "coup" against the people, putting him on a dangerous collision course with his rival, Ashraf Ghani. The Independent Election ...

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Jul 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Via Funker350 A M240B gunner quickly locates the Taliban firing position and lays down a few bursts to suppress the enemy. The fighters broke contact and abandon their ambush position immediately after. Generally a 240 gunner will only have a "teaser belt" of about 50 rounds loaded during a patrol and his #2 is responsible ...

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Jul 2, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

(CNN) -- Bowe Bergdahl, the U.S. soldier held captive for five years by militants before his release a month ago, has ventured several times off an Army base in Texas as part of the effort to get him used to everyday life in America, a military spokeswoman said. His release on May 31 in exchange for ...

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Jun 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

BOSTON (CBS) – A Marine from New Hampshire has been killed in Afghanistan. Lance Cpl. Brandon Garabrant, 19, was one of three U.S. service members killed by a roadside bomb Friday morning. “The entire State of New Hampshire is devastated by the tragic loss of Lance Corporal Brandon Garabrant, who was bravely serving his nation in Afghanistan,” ...

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Jun 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY MAIL: Three U.S. soldiers have been killed in an IED attack in Afghanistan, it was reported today. The deaths come amid a week of increased violence by the Taliban after Afghans voted in the presidential elections. It is believed that the service members were killed in the south of the country along with ...

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Jun 19, 2014 No Comments ›› iResist

Here are the Free Sgt. Tahmooressi events we have planned through July 4th. More may be added. Special thanks to Rick Sarmiento, the Florida State Coordinator for 2 Million Bikers to DC, for reaching out to us & the Tahmooressi family to put on the Miami Freedom Ride. Please join us, and help spread the ...

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Jun 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Alison Spann was just a kid when her father became the first American killed in the war in Afghanistan. The recent college graduate was shocked to learn the man behind her father's death was freed from Guantanamo Bay. Excerpted from FOX NEWS: Alison Spann was just 9 when she learned her father, a U.S. Marine-turned CIA ...

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Jun 11, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

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Jun 11, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: Among the five American troops killed this week during a possible friendly fire airstrike in Afghanistan were a soldier from northern Illinois who deployed a month after his father died and a soldier from Ohio who was engaged to be married, representatives of their families say. Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby ...

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Jun 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from BIG PEACE: Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) told Breitbart News on Monday that the CIA station chief in Afghanistan revealed to reporters through a White House e-mail is no longer serving at that post. “It was irresponsible enough to expose him and it’s my understanding that he had to leave,” Portman said. “I don’t know ...

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Jun 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

“There is not any doubt in my mind that there are going to be costs, lost lives associated with what came out of this.” - John Boehner

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Jun 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Because this is CBS News, a defacto subsidiary of Media Matters, and whose president is an Obama shill whose brother works in the White House, we know the real numbers are even much worse. CBS: "Most Americans — 56% — say the U.S. paid too high a price to secure Bergdahl’s release."

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Jun 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

The U.S. Army's 2nd Cavalry Regiment - 4th Squadron "Saber Recon" conducts a mortar fire mission in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan to disrupt Taliban operations near the Pakistani border. Filmed November 14, 2013.

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Jun 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The New York Times: In a ferocious terrorist assault that stretched into Monday morning, suspected Islamist militants infiltrated Pakistan’s largest international airport in Karachi, waging an extended firefight against security forces that resulted in 23 deaths and shook the country’s already fragile sense of security. Explosions and gunfire rang out across the airport through ...

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Jun 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

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Jun 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Hill: Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) on Sunday called the five Guantanamo detainees released in a prisoner swap for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl "hardcore military jihadists who are responsible for 9/11" and said he expects them to return to fighting against the U.S. "I wouldn't release these men, not these men. They were evaluated ...

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Jun 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: Retired four-star Army General Jack Keane claimed that senior military leaders are “outraged” over President Obama’s decision to trumpet the trade of likely Army deserter Bowe Bergdahl for five dangerous Taliban in a Rose Garden celebration last Saturday. Keep reading

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Jun 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

He also says that America shouldn't worry because if they kill thousands more Americans, we'll kill them.

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Jun 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

KABUL (Reuters) - Abdullah Abdullah, front-runner in Afghanistan's presidential election, escaped assassination on Friday when two bombs blew up outside a hotel where he had just staged a rally, killing six people. The midday blasts, one caused by a suicide bomber, destroyed a car in Abdullah's convoy, police spokesman Hashmat Stanekzai said. One of the dead ...

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Jun 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Associated Press: The former pastor of the parents of a soldier released from Taliban captivity after almost five years said Friday they have been hurt by allegations that he was a traitor and by the outpouring of anger toward their family. "They have been really hurt," said Pastor Phil Proctor of Sterling Presbyterian Church in Sterling, ...

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Jun 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

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Jun 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Given that the army, Pentagon and White House knew for sure that he deserted, Rogers makes a very good point.

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