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Dec 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from Washington Free Beacon: North Korea dispatched covert commando teams to the United States in the 1990s to attack nuclear power plants and major cities in a conflict, according to a declassified Defense Intelligence Agency report. The DIA report, dated Sept. 13, 2004, reveals that five units of covert commandos were trained for the attacks ...

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Dec 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Helen Wheels

Excerpted from The Daily Mail: A number of militants have been killed in Islamic State's very first battle with U.S. ground troops after the extremists attempted to overrun an Iraqi military base. The militants attacked Ein al-Asad military base on Sunday where more than 100 U.S. military support troops are based. Despite launching the surprise attack just ...

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Dec 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

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Dec 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from NRO: Obama is speaking this afternoon at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. This mouthful is known more commonly as Fort Dix. Obama has an unusual connection to this place, which makes his appearance there eerie, to say the least. Obama began his first Illinois state senate bid with a meet-and-greet in the Chicago home of Bill Ayers ...

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Dec 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

RICHARD ENGEL, NBC'S CHIEF FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT: I have mixed feelings about it, frankly. I've been reading the report over the last several hours, disgusted by many of the details in it. The torture, and I think you can only describe some of these techniques as torture. People leaving people in ice baths, dragging them outside ...

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Dec 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Dec 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Wall Street Journal: The Senate Intelligence investigators never spoke to us—the leaders of the agency whose policies they are now assailing for partisan reasons. The Senate Intelligence Committee has released its majority report on Central Intelligence Agency detention and interrogation in the wake of 9/11. The following response is from former CIA Directors ...

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Dec 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Shannon Silver

At left, Chelsea Manning, then known as Bradley, leaving court in Kansas in 2013. At right, a recent portrait by Alicia Neal. (Photograph: Patrick Semansky/AP) Excerpted from The Guardian: Chelsea Manning, the soldier jailed for her part in the Wikileaks affair, has revealed that she was transgender “in secret” while serving in the US army. At the ...

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Dec 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Washington (CNN) -- Thousands of Marines have been put on a higher state of alert around the world in advance of the anticipated release of a Senate report on coercive interrogation techniques as a precaution, a U.S. defense official tells CNN. White House spokesman Josh Earnest at the briefing Monday said the Senate committee has told ...

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Dec 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Shannon Silver

Excerpted from The Washington Times: A Naval engineer is facing federal charges for allegedly giving an undercover FBI agent secret documents on a new aircraft carrier being built in Norfolk, Va. Saudi-born Mostafa Ahmed Awwad, 35, of Yorktown, Va., was arrested Friday on an FBI affidavit claiming he planned to use a dead-drop location along a ...

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Dec 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Wall Street Journal: Under the cover of night, U.S. commandos approached the walled compound on foot, hoping to catch unawares the militants holding two hostages, including American Luke Somers. Then, less than 100 yards from their target, something went terribly wrong. A noise, maybe a dog bark, alerted the militants to the raiders, ...

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Dec 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Shannon Silver

Excerpted from The Hill: The new Iraqi government has pledged key “privileges and immunities” to keep U.S. troops free from prosecution, according to a Thursday report. The new U.S. ambassador to Baghdad, Stuart Jones, told The Associated Press that Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi had offered the “the assurances that we need" for U.S. service members ...

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Dec 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Shannon Silver

Excerpted from The Washington Times: Victims of the Fort Hood shooting will soon be eligible to receive the Purple Heart, with Congress pushing ahead with a policy change that would officially recognize domestic terrorism as an issue, rather than the “workplace violence” designation the Obama administration had used. The issue has been contentious since the 2009 ...

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Dec 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Related: "The Case For A Pre-Emptive Strike On North Korea's Missiles"by Ashton Carter/strong> Excerpted from The Atlantic: The job that seemingly nobody wants has somehow found its perfect fit. Ashton Carter, the former Deputy Secretary of Defense, appears to be the president's choice to replace Chuck Hagel at the Pentagon. While an announcement hasn't formally been ...

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Dec 2, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from The Washington Post: President Obama will nominate Ashton B. Carter, a physicist with long experience in national security circles and at the Pentagon, as his new secretary of defense, according to a person familiar with the decision. If confirmed by the Senate, Carter would succeed Chuck Hagel, the former Nebraska senator who is being ...

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Nov 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

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Nov 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Nov 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

WASHINGTON – Historic negotiations with Iran will reach an inflection point on Monday, as world powers seek to clinch a comprehensive deal that will, to their satisfaction, end concerns over the nature of its vast, decade-old nuclear program. But sharing details of the deal under discussion with The Jerusalem Post on the eve of the deadline, ...

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Nov 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

WASHINGTON — President Obama decided in recent weeks to authorize a more expansive mission for the military in Afghanistan in 2015 than originally planned, a move that ensures American troops will have a direct role in fighting in the war-ravaged country for at least another year. Mr. Obama’s order allows American forces to carry out missions ...

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Nov 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via FOX NEWS INSIDER: Remember the magician who made headlines when he ripped up a homeless veteran’s sign and turned it into money? Well he’s back at his old tricks. Last month, Rob Anderson ripped up homeless veteran Alan McKracken’s sign, restored it, and produced wads of money. But Anderson didn’t stop there; he began fundraising money online, ...

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Nov 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Nov 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Unhealthy eating habits could become an issue of national security. The Department of Defense says that obesity is affecting the number of Americans eligible to serve in the military. Jessica Kartalija reports now there’s a push for kids to eat healthier. Recruiting for our military is facing a growing challenge. “I am very concerned about ...

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Nov 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via CBCnews.ca: A number of Canadian military veterans say they'll be enlisting with the growing ranks of foreign fighters who have joined the Kurdish battle against ISIS in Syria and Iraq. CBC News has learned of a half-dozen former Canadian Forces personnel planning to join Kurdish troops in the following weeks and months, with some citing what ...

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Nov 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via Military.com: The Pentagon denied Thursday that a ransom was paid for the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl while refusing to either confirm or deny that money went to an informant. "There was no ransom offered, there was no ransom paid – nor was there an attempt to do so that failed" to gain the release ...

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Nov 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

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