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Sep 25, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(NY POST) Afghan security forces, our supposed allies, are slaughtering American troops. Thirty-three soldiers have been killed by “green on blue” attacks this year alone. The situation is so bad that the training of Afghan forces has been temporarily suspended. How has the Pentagon responded? By blaming our troops. Top officials believe culturally offensive behavior ...

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Sep 25, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(THE DAILY CALLER) An open letter from a 9/11 survivor to President Obama requesting that the president cease invoking the death of Osama bin Laden as a re-election tool has been answered with a completely unrelated form response from the White House. That response, provided to The Daily Caller, did not include a single reference to ...

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Sep 24, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from Politico: President Barack Obama is trying hard to win veterans, but it looks like they’d prefer a new commander in chief. The Obama campaign had been hoping that veterans and their families — especially among the post-Sept. 11 generation that served in Iraq and Afghanistan — would be part of their path to victory: ...

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Sep 24, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(AP) — Two Marine non-commissioned officers will be court-martialed for allegedly urinating on the bodies of Taliban fighters last year in Afghanistan and posing for unofficial photos with casualties, the Marine Corps said Monday. The charges against Staff Sgt. Joseph W. Chamblin and Staff Sgt. Edward W. Deptola are in addition to administrative punishments announced ...

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Sep 24, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

HOUSTON -- Ft. Hood shooting suspect Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan was hospitalized this past weekend at the sprawling Army base about 80 miles north of Austin, Texas, an Army official reported Monday. Hasan, 42, was hospitalized at the base's Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center on Saturday, but it was not clear why, Ft. Hood spokesman ...

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Sep 23, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(REUTERS) - Iran could launch a pre-emptive strike on Israel if it was sure the Jewish state was preparing to attack it, a senior commander of its elite Revolutionary Guards was quoted as saying on Sunday. Amir Ali Hajizadeh, a brigadier general in the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, made the comments to Iran's state-run Arabic ...

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Sep 23, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Sep 22, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Washington Post: Lt. Col. Christopher K. Raible was heading home to video chat with his wife after dinner when the first blasts rang out. The pops in the distance on Sept. 14 at Camp Bastion in southern Afghanistan were harbingers of the most audacious Taliban attack on a major NATO base ...

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Sep 22, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Ready to slay some bitches? This video was blurred to protect the identities of the Seals. This engagement was between the Navy Seals and militants in Ramadi

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Sep 22, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from Atlantic Weekly: The Taliban attack on an air base in southern Afghanistan on Friday drew coverage for the way the insurgents cloaked themselves in U.S. army uniforms to gain a tactical advantage, but few have taken note of the historical proportions of the damage inflicted. John Gresham, at the Defense Media Network, ...

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Sep 21, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(FREE BEACON) Iranian military leaders unveiled a new missile defense system Friday that is built to destroy “aggressive” U.S. aircraft, according to reports. The system, dubbed Ra’d, “has been built in a bid to confront U.S. aircraft and can hit targets 50km in distance and 75,000 feet in altitude,” Iranian General Amir Ali Hajizadeh, commander of ...

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Sep 21, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from THE BLAZE: A 79-year-old disabled veteran is facing one month in jail for having too much junk in his front yard — junk that he fixes up and sells in order to keep his home and buy medicine for his wife, the Rock Hill Herald reported. John Ramsey was first convicted in January ...

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Sep 21, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(JP) Soldiers ambushed while providing water to group of migrants, kill three heavily armed terrorists attempting to infiltrate Israel from Egypt; suicide belt detonates during battle; IDF: They planned a killing spree. A heavily armed terrorist cell from the Sinai Peninsula opened fire on IDF soldiers on the Israeli - Egyptian border on Friday, killing ...

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Sep 21, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Sep 21, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(AP) JERUSALEM — Israeli troops shot and killed three militants attempting to infiltrate the country from Egypt on Friday, thwarting a major terror attack, the military said. Military spokeswoman Lt. Col. Avital Leibovich said the militants were armed with weapons and were wearing explosive belts and flak jackets. She said they opened fire on troops ...

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Sep 20, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(FOX NEWS) U.S. officials say that nearly two years after President Barack Obama ordered 33,000 more U.S. troops to Afghanistan to tamp down escalating Taliban violence, the last of those surge troops have left the country. The withdrawal leaves 68,000 American forces in the warzone. It comes as the security transition to Afghan forces is in ...

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Sep 19, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

Fox News: Intelligence sources tell Fox News they are convinced the deadly attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was directly tied to Al Qaeda -- with a former Guantanamo detainee involved. That revelation comes on the same day a top Obama administration official called last week's deadly assault a "terrorist attack" -- the first time ...

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Sep 19, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(REUTERS) - Iran has been using civilian aircraft to fly military personnel and large quantities of weapons across Iraqi airspace to Syria to aid President Bashar al-Assad in his attempt to crush an 18-month uprising against his government, according to a Western intelligence report seen by Reuters. Earlier this month, U.S. officials said they were ...

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Sep 19, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Sep 19, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(WASHINGTON TIMES) Iran’s extremist militias and their proxies were behind a recent string of terror attacks against Israeli diplomatic targets around the globe and might seek to strike the United States, U.S. counterterrorism officials said Wednesday. “We have seen an uptick in operational activity by the Quds Force over the last year or so,” National ...

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Sep 19, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(AP) — Female soldiers from Fort Campbell deploying to Afghanistan will field test the first Army body armor that is shorter and better tailored specifically to fit women’s physiques. Members of a female engagement team from the 101st Airborne Division, who will be directly interacting with Afghan women during the coming deployment, have been equipped ...

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Sep 19, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(CNS NEWS) – Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) on Thursday chided Pamela Mitchell, acting director of the Federal Voting Assistance Program, for not completing the goal of the MOVE Act of 2009 – to open a voter assistance office on every military installation, except in a war zone. Mitchell testified alongside Ambassador Kenneth Moorefield, the Defense ...

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Sep 19, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(AP) — The Israeli military on Wednesday conducted its largest snap drill in years as tensions with Iran over its nuclear program rise and civil war in neighboring Syria rages. Military chief Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz ordered the exercise to test the competence and preparedness of several units in the armed forces, a military statement ...

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