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Nov 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Related - Al Arabiya Tribal Sources: Leader Of ISIS “Critically Wounded” In U.S. Airstrike BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials said Sunday that an airstrike wounded the leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Pentagon officials said they had no immediate information on such a strike or al-Baghdadi being wounded. Iraq's Defense and Interior Ministries issued ...

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Nov 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Part One: Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Part Two: Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

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Nov 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from The Weekly Standard: During the first Gulf War in the early 1990s, the U.S. military used a new generation of technological weapons that left the rest of the world far behind. But according the Frank Kendall, the Pentagon's undersecretary of defense for acquisitions, technology, and logistics, that advantage is evaporating. Speaking at a ...

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Nov 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

O'Neill If George Bush had been President instead of Obama, this never would have happened, because that commander-in-chief wouldn't have grabbed the credit for killing bin Laden like Obama did, which created the poisoned, resentful, credit-grabbing atmosphere and culture that caused this whole episode. Excerpted from Sofrep: The senior leadership of the Navy’s SEAL community—the commander and ...

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Nov 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from The Washington Times: The U.S. Army has given its stamp of approval to the use of the term “Negro” when referring to blacks or African-Americans, a newly published regulation states. The military confirmed the use of the term in its Oct. 22 version of the “Army Command Policy,” or AR 600-20, CNN reported. The pertinent ...

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Nov 5, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Daily Mail: The Navy SEAL who shot Osama bin Laden dead in the special force's most famous operation can be named today. The Navy hero is set to give a full interview to Fox News later this month and waive his anonymity but MailOnline has established that he is Rob O'Neill, a highly-decorated ...

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Nov 5, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Nov 5, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

WASHINGTON — As the U.S. struggled in recent years to help prop up Afghanistan’s anemic economy, the American military turned for help to an unlikely partner: Iran. The U.S. has no formal relations with Tehran and American companies are restricted from working with Iran by sanctions over the country’s disputed nuclear activities. Nevertheless, a specialized Pentagon ...

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Nov 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

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Nov 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via FREE BEACON: A University of Arizona instructor is facing criticism for claiming that the U.S. military is “a greater threat” than the Islamic State (IS) and for portraying American soldiers as anti-Muslim rapists who commit crimes on par with—or even worse than—IS itself. University of Arizona instructor Musa al-Gharbi—who also serves as an academic affiliate at ...

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Nov 1, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from The Washington Post: The Pentagon has scaled back its plan to assemble an overseas spy service that could have rivaled the CIA in size, backing away from a project that faced opposition from lawmakers who questioned its purpose and cost, current and former U.S. officials said. Under the revised blueprint, the Defense Intelligence Agency ...

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Nov 1, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from WND: A Department of Defense memo confirms DoD personnel – which could include civilians and/or troops – will have direct contact with “exposed remains” of Ebola victims. While the DoD has issued new guidance on how military personnel and civilians will undergo pre- and post-deployment training while in the Ebola-affected areas of West Africa, ...

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Nov 1, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

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Oct 31, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from The Daily Beast: The Pentagon brass placed in charge of implementing Obama’s war against ISIS are getting fed up with the short leash the White House put them on. Top military leaders in the Pentagon and in the field are growing increasingly frustrated by the tight constraints the White House has placed on the ...

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Oct 31, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from Fox News: U.S. Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, jailed more than 200 days in Mexico, was freed by a judge Friday and immediately returned to the U.S., his family said. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Tahmooressi, 26, who served two tours of duty in Afghanistan, had been held since March 31, when he said ...

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Oct 30, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from The Hollywood Reporter: Insiders at Fox News Channel said Friday that a two-day documentary featuring an interview with the Navy SEAL who killed Osama Bin Laden will air as scheduled despite objections from the Pentagon. On Wednesday, Fox News announced that a show called The Man Who Killed Osama Bin Laden hosted by Washington ...

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Oct 30, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

(CNSNews.com) – Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said the military did factor in science when ordering a 21-day quarantine for all military servicemembers serving in West Africa, and that science was physics. “We did factor in science. Physics is the science we factored in,” said Dempsey. He said the military is ...

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Oct 30, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from Washington Free Beacon: Gen. Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said the coalition fighting the Islamic State in Iraq did not prevent the massacre of 400 people from the Albu Nimr tribe in Iraq’s al Anbar province because the U.S. did not have adequate ground intelligence to be made aware ...

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Oct 30, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Marine Corps should not be retrying a sergeant whose murder conviction in a major Iraq war crime case was overturned by the military's highest court after he served half of his 11-year sentence, his defense attorneys say. Civilian defense attorney Chris Oprison said he has filed nine motions that he will ...

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Oct 29, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

(CNSNews.com) -- As U.S. Marines withdraw from Operation Enduring Freedom (the Afghanistan war), CNSNews.com's database on casualties shows that 418 Marines gave their lives in the conflict and that 92% of those casualties, 385 deaths, occurred since President Barack Obama took office in 2009. “U.S. Marines and service members from the United Kingdom left Regional Command ...

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Oct 29, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from The Local: The decision to put a dozen American soldiers returning from Liberia into quarantine for Ebola at their base near Venice rather than in the United States sparked controversy in Italy on Wednesday. "They shouldn't have been sent here, they should do their quarantine for Ebola at home," said the president of the ...

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Oct 29, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via DAILY MAIL: Real estate tycoon Donald Trump blasted President Barack Obama on Tuesday for his handling of the Ebola crisis overseas, telling MailOnline that putting servicemen and women in close proximity to the deadly virus is 'morally unfair to the soldiers, and to the soldiers' families.' The perennial Republican maybe-candidate said in an interview that exposure ...

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Oct 29, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Fox News: Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered all military personnel returning from Ebola response missions in West Africa to be held in a 21-day quarantine. Hagel signed the order Wednesday morning, accepting a recommendation from the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The Army days earlier had imposed such a policy on its own ...

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Oct 29, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Oct 29, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Hill: Defense Secretary Hagel is considering a 21-day "quarantine-like" policy for all troops returning from West Africa, the Pentagon said Tuesday. The proposal was recommended to Hagel on Tuesday by the Joint Chiefs of Staff — which consists of its chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey and the chiefs of staff of the Army, ...

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