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Dec 24, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. military officials are investigating the apparent suicide of a Navy SEAL commander in Afghanistan. Cmdr. Job W. Price, 42, of Pottstown, Pa., died Saturday of a gunshot wound to the head while supporting stability operations in Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan, a U.S. military official said Monday on condition of anonymity because the death ...

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Dec 22, 2012 Comments Off Spit Stixx

During his time in Syria throughout much of 2012, videographer Robert KIng followed Aleppo's Al-Tawhid Brigade as he dodged bullets and rocket fire to learn more about the largest brigade of the Free Syrian Army. Somehow Robert managed to track down Haji-Mara, the Al-Tawhid Brigade's commander, for a rare interview, during which the former-businessman-turned-freedom-fighter espouses the many difficulties the rebels face ...

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Dec 22, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

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Dec 22, 2012 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Briefing Room: The head of the Central Intelligence Agency sent a memo to CIA employees on Friday informing them that the new movie "Zero Dark Thirty," about the hunt for Osama bin Laden, "is not a documentary." "The film takes significant artistic license, while portraying itself as being historically accurate," CIA Acting ...

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Dec 13, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

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Dec 12, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

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Dec 12, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

Follow Bill Roggio On Twitter Excerpted from Bill Roggio's The Long War Journal: On the same day the US government announced that al Qaeda in Iraq's Al Nusrah Front was a terrorist organization, Al Nusrah and nine other jihadist groups banded together in the Syrian province of Deir al Zour and formed a Mujahideen Shura Council. The ...

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Dec 12, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

Excerpted from The National Post: Canada told the Syrian opposition Tuesday it must reject extremism and embrace minorities before Ottawa will recognize its legitimacy as a successor to President Bashar Al-Assad, according to a federal official. Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird explained Canada’s preconditions for official recognition at a meeting with representatives of the opposition Syrian ...

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Dec 12, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

Excerpted from Judicial Watch: Here is a strong indicator that the Obama Administration’s crusade to appease Islam has gone too far; a new U.S. military handbook for troops deployed to the Middle East orders soldiers not to make derogatory comments about the Taliban or criticize pedophilia, among other outrageous things. It gets better; the new ...

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Dec 12, 2012 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

WASHINGTON — Syrian forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad have fired Scud missiles at rebel fighters in recent days, Obama administration officials said on Wednesday. The move represents a significant escalation in the fighting, which has already killed more than 40,000 civilians in a nearly two-year-old conflict that has threatened to destabilize the Middle East, ...

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Dec 11, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

Excerpted from The Telegraph: A total of 29 opposition groups, including fighting "brigades" and civilian committees, have signed a petition calling for mass demonstrations in support of Jabhat al-Nusra, an Islamist group which the White House believes is an offshoot of al-Qaeda in Iraq. The petition is promoting the slogan "No to American intervention, for ...

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Dec 11, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from ABC News: In a diplomatic shift, President Obama said today his administration now formally recognizes the newly-formed, leading coalition of Syrian rebels who are fighting to topple Syria's embattled President Bashar Assad. "We've made a decision that the Syrian Opposition Coalition is now inclusive enough, is reflective and representative enough of the Syrian population ...

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Dec 10, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

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Dec 10, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Nicolas Checque, a member of SEAL Team Six, is seen in this undated picture. WASHINGTON - A member of the same elite U.S. special operations team that killed Osama bin Laden was himself killed during a weekend rescue mission in Afghanistan to free an American doctor abducted by the Taliban. CBS ...

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Dec 10, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

The 'rebel' group Al-Nusra is pure Al Qaeda originating from Al Qaeda in Iraq. Click here for their story. (AFP) - Jihadists led by the radical Al-Nusra Front seized a strategic army base in the northern Syrian province of Aleppo on Monday, in a fresh setback for President Bashar al-Assad's regime, a watchdog said. The Syrian Observatory ...

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Dec 9, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

Excerpted from The Times Of Israel: Syrian rebels on Saturday uploaded to YouTube a clip purportedly depicting victims of a chemical weapons attack perpetrated by the regime. The video shows Syrian civilians, some apparently dead and others injured, whose faces were disfigured in a manner that could be caused by a chemical agent. The rebels claim ...

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Dec 9, 2012 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

Excerpted from Israel National News: Israeli ambassador to the United States Michael Oren warned Sunday that any evidence of chemical weapons being passed from the Assad regime to terrorist groups like Hizbullah would be a “red line for Israel” and could constitute military action. While Oren could not confirm recent claims that the Syrian regime is ...

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Dec 9, 2012 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

(AFP) - A US special forces commando was killed during a mission in Afghanistan that succeeded in rescuing a kidnapped American doctor, the White House said Sunday. President Barack Obama said that in carrying out the raid in eastern Afghanistan the commando team had shown "the selfless service that allows our nation to stay strong, safe ...

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Dec 9, 2012 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: The Muslim Brotherhood operates a carefully controlled network of torture chambers designed to violently dehumanize opponents of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, according to a journalist who exclusively toured the facilities this week. Mohamad Jarehi, writing for the privately owned Egyptian newspaper Al-Masry Al-Youm, described imposing iron barriers and armed government guards ...

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Dec 9, 2012 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

In May in Damascus, Syrian workers removed debris from two car bombs that were linked to the Qaeda-backed Nusra Front. BAGHDAD — The lone Syrian rebel group with an explicit stamp of approval from Al Qaeda has become one of the uprising’s most effective fighting forces, posing a stark challenge to the United States and ...

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Dec 9, 2012 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

KABUL, Afghanistan – An American doctor abducted by the Taliban five days ago was rescued Sunday in eastern Afghanistan, the U.S.-led military coalition said. Dr. Dilip Joseph, along with an Afghan doctor and driver, were captured by Taliban insurgents Wednesday outside the Afghan capital, in the Sarobi district of Kabul province, according to a Stars ...

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Dec 8, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Excerpted from Fox News: Egyptian authorities have detained the alleged ringleader of an Egyptian terrorist network whose members are suspected of participating in the September attack on a U.S. consulate in Libya that killed a U.S. ambassador and three other Americans, U.S. officials said. The apprehension of Muhammad Jamal Abu Ahmad ...

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Dec 8, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

Excerpted from NBC News: A senior al-Qaida official and potential successor to the group’s leader Ayman al-Zawahiri was killed Friday morning in a Predator drone strike, according to reports on jihadi web forums and U.S. officials. Sheikh Khalid Bin Abdul Rehman Al-Hussainan, aka Abu-Zaid al Kuwaiti, was killed in Pakistan while eating breakfast, according to the ...

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Dec 6, 2012 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Dec 5, 2012 Comments Off Infidel

BEIRUT — The North Atlantic Treaty Organization on Tuesday agreed to deploy Patriot anti-missile batteries along the Turkish border with Syria, providing a measure of security for Turkey in case of an airborne attack from its war-ravaged neighbor. The decision, which had been anticipated for weeks, brings the U.S.-led alliance closer to the conflict in Syria, ...

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