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Apr 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

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Apr 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

TEMPLE, Texas (AP) — A hospital physician says he doesn't expect any more fatalities resulting from the shooting at Fort Hood that left three dead and wounded 16 others. Dr. Matthew Davis said during a news conference Thursday that he's optimistic none of the three critically wounded patients being treated at Scott & White Memorial Hospital ...

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Apr 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from NY DAILY NEWS: The Fort Hood gunman was devastated by his mother's death last year and furious at the Army for its initial refusal to let him attend her funeral, according to a newspaper in his native Puerto Rico. Ivan Lopez, who took his own life after killing three people and wounding 16 ...

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Apr 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from CNN: • Investigators have not made any conclusions about the motives of the suspected Fort Hood shooter, Army Secretary John McHugh told the Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday. "We're going to keep an open mind. ... Possible extremist involvement is still being looked at very, very carefully." McHugh did not identify Ivan ...

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Apr 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from NBC NEWS: The soldier who shot three people to death at Fort Hood apparently did not see combat during a tour in Iraq three years ago but was clearly troubled, under treatment for depression and anxiety and being evaluated for post-traumatic stress disorder. As authorities tried to piece together a motive on Thursday for ...

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Apr 2, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

FORT HOOD, Texas — All-clear sirens have sounded at Fort Hood as the lockdown was lifted hours after a deadly shooting at the Texas Army post. Hundreds of cars began streaming from the giant complex, including children who had been kept in locked-down schools. U.S. law enforcement officials say four people, including the shooter, were killed when ...

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Apr 2, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: A shooting at Ft. Hood that reportedly left at least one dead and 14 injured Wednesday was a "soldier on soldier" incident without any preliminary terrorism link, a senior Department of Homeland Security source told FoxNews.com. The source, who stressed the information was preliminary, added that there was "currently no [counter terrorism] ...

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Apr 2, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

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Apr 2, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

KILLEEN, Texas -- Four people are confirmed dead and 16 people are injured following a shooting at Fort Hood, according to Fort Hood III Corps Commanding Lt. Gen. Mark Milley. According to ...

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Apr 1, 2014 No Comments ›› iResist

By Jeff Rainforth aka Rainforth's RoughNecks on Facebook: Update: After I posted this story, one of the people harassing Airman Kolfage left a threat on his Facebook page. According to Airman Kolfage, the person is Darren Remington, an employee of FedEx. The ingredients in the comment are for making homemade C4. Last year I wrote an ...

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Apr 1, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

H/T This Ain't Hell

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Apr 1, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from LA TIMES: Three Marines who were attacked and stabbed during a downtown Huntington Beach street fight between Dodgers and Angels baseball fans were recovering Monday as police tried to piece together what triggered the violence. Six people were arrested Sunday after officers were summoned to a dispute between people fighting over the two baseball ...

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Mar 31, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The United States is trying to sell or dispose of billions of dollars in military hardware, including sophisticated and highly specialized mine resistant vehicles as it packs up to leave Afghanistan after 13 years of war, officials said Monday. But the efforts are complicated in a region where relations between neighboring countries ...

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Mar 31, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

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Mar 29, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from CBS News: Following the Russian takeover of Crimea this month, a lot of residents of Crimea are being asked to switch sides -- but not all of those residents are human. Crimea -- formerly a part of Ukraine -- was formally annexed by Russian President Vladimir Putin after Russian troops took control of military ...

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Mar 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

WASHINGTON — The Air Force fired nine mid-level nuclear commanders Thursday and will discipline dozens of junior officers at a nuclear missile base in response to an exam-cheating scandal that spanned a far longer period than originally reported. Air Force officials called the moves unprecedented in the history of the intercontinental ballistic missile force, which has ...

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Mar 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Washington Free Beacon: A major delay in the shipment of new F-35 fighter jets is expected to diminish U.S. “warfighting capabilities” across the globe and force the Pentagon to significantly boost funding for the plane at a time when military leaders say they cannot afford to, according to a new government report. Delivery of ...

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Mar 26, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

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Mar 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from WND: Residents of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., are being told that military operations in their night skies, the type that prompted a Minneapolis resident to complain “conditions people to accept a police state,” are just routine. In a video accompanying a report by the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, a man complained, “There are … Black Hawks ...

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Mar 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

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Mar 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

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Mar 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: The head of U.S. Pacific Command believes America does not possess the capacity to conduct amphibious assaults in the wake of a crisis, as it did during World War II. Adm. Samuel Locklear III, commander of U.S. Pacific Command gave his assessment of the deficiency in readiness on Tuesday, Stars and Stripesreported. “We ...

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Mar 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Washington (AFP) - The United States will send 1,150 Marines to Australia in April, bolstering the roughly 200-member force already in Darwin, officers said Monday. The reinforcements are part of a planned deployment of up to 2,500 US Marines in Australia by 2016-2017, as Washington pursues a strategic "rebalance" to the Asia-Pacific. Most of the Marines will ...

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Mar 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: A group of veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars has started a White House petition to send the message that “American weakness is dangerous.” In a letter to the president, the group Vets for Freedom outlines the administration’s dangerous approach to national security. Mr. President, ...

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Mar 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from RT: Two people have been killed in a shooting at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, USA, one of them a sailor, and another a civilian. The base was briefly put on lockdown, which was lifted afterwards. The incident happened at 11:20pm Monday (04:20 GMT Tuesday), and the spokesperson for the base Terri Davis wouldn’t describe ...

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