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Sep 13, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Sep 12, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Sep 11, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Vladimir Putin's Op-Ed published this evening in The New York Times — RECENT events surrounding Syria have prompted me to speak directly to the American people and their political leaders. It is important to do so at a time of insufficient communication between our societies. Relations between us have passed through different ...

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Sep 11, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Belgian national Pierre Piccinin (L) disembark from the airplane on September 9, 2013 at Ciampino military airport in Rome (AFP Photo) Excerpted from RT: Two Europeans who were abducted and held hostage for several months in Syria claim they overheard an exchange between their captors which proves that rebels were behind the recent chemical attack. In ...

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Sep 10, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

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Sep 10, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian authorities will bar 55,000 unlicensed clerics from preaching in mosques in the latest move against sympathisers of deposed Islamist President Mohamed Mursi, the minister of religious endowments said on Tuesday. Egyptian authorities have been cracking down on Mursi's Muslim Brotherhood since the army toppled him on July 3 following mass protests ...

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Sep 9, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

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Sep 7, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

MT. PLEASANT, S.C. -- As one of the leading advocates for bipartisan immigration reform, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., had already firmly affixed himself to one cause deeply unpopular with conservatives heading into a re-election year. Now as a war-weary Congress weighs a military strike in Syria, he finds himself championing another policy that risks antagonizing ...

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Sep 7, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from THE NATION: The dirty little not-so-secret behind President Obama’s much-lobbied-for, illegal and strategically incompetent war against Syria is that it’s not about Syria at all. It’s about Iran—and Israel. And it has been from the start. By “the start,” I mean 2011, when the Obama administration gradually became convinced that it could deal Iran ...

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Sep 6, 2013 Comments Off Darby Crash

Excerpted from Reason: The Washington Post is running an absolutely brutal op-ed by retired Army major general Robert Scales on military opposition to the White House push to attack Syria. Scales, a former commandant of the U.S. Army War College, says his piece is based on dozens of personal exchanges with current and retired soldiers. ...

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Sep 6, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Free Beacon: Congressional debate over planned U.S. airstrikes against Syria is raising new concerns from lawmakers that attacks will bolster Islamist rebels and increase the chances al Qaeda-linked forces will come to power. President Barack Obama, meanwhile, told reporters in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Friday that military attacks in response to the use ...

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Sep 6, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON FREE BEACON: President Barack Obama refused to let Israel strike Iran last year despite the Israeli prime minister’s willingness to sign off on such an attack, according to statements made by a former top Israeli military leader earlier this week. Giora Eiland, a former national security adviser to the Israeli government and a ...

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Sep 6, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Sep 6, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Global Affairs: Two Senate Democrats are circulating an alternative resolution on military intervention in Syria that would give President Bashar Assad’s regime a 45-day window to avoid a strike if it signs a chemical weapons ban. Sens. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) drafted the resolution after the Foreign Relations Committee earlier this ...

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Sep 5, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from THE BLAZE: Iran is recruiting an “invisible army” of revolutionary sympathizers in Latin America to infiltrate the U.S. through the “soft belly” of the southern border, U.S. officials and national security experts told TheBlaze. And they’re using one website in particular to do it.The Iranian regime’s conversion efforts are becoming increasingly aggressive, especially ...

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Sep 5, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

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Sep 5, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Fox News: Even as Congress considers President Obama's push for military strikes on Syria, the details of that plan continue to change by the day -- with one source telling Fox News that military officials have been asked to revise their plans 50 times since the Pentagon first began considering a “limited” action. Still ...

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Sep 5, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) – The wife of Saeed Abedini, an Christian pastor imprisoned in Iran’s notorious Evin Prison for nearly a year after trying to establish an orphanage, condemned President Obama and the news media for their “deafening silence” while ignoring Iran’s violation of her husband’s religious and human rights. Comparing President Obama’s praise of gay athlete Jason ...

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Sep 5, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Sep 5, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin (L) welcomes US President Barack Obama at the start of the G20 summit on September 5, 2013 in Saint Petersburg. Excerpted from The Hill: President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin shared a brief, 15-second greeting Thursday at the G-20 summit in St. Petersburg, Russia. It was the first face-to-face interaction between ...

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Sep 5, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Hill: President Obama is weighing an Oval Office address to explain to the American people why a U.S. military strike in Syria is in the best interests of the nation. Speaking to reporters en route to the G-20 Summit in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Thursday, White House spokesman Ben Rhodes said a ...

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Sep 5, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Global Affairs: The head of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) has asked members of the group to stay largely silent on Syria until lawmakers receive more information about President Obama's plan for missile strikes against the war-torn nation. CBC Chairwoman Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio) sent an email Tuesday to CBC members asking them “to limit ...

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Sep 5, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Jerusalem Post: The US government faces billions of dollars in potential costs if it decides to cancel foreign military aid to Egypt, a senior Pentagon official told Reuters on Wednesday. Richard Genaille, deputy director of the Pentagon's Defense Security Cooperation Agency, said he hoped the Obama administration reached a decision soon on ...

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Sep 4, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

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Sep 3, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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