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Nov 16, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian army defectors say they have launched several attacks on President Bashar Assad's military targets near the capital Damascus, including one on a Syrian intelligence facility. The Free Syrian Army says in a statement that its main attack early Wednesday targeted a compound run by the Air Force Intelligence in the ...

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Nov 15, 2011 1 Comment ›› Angelia

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Nov 15, 2011 Comments Off Angelia

[caption id="attachment_194035" align="alignnone" width="450" caption="U.S. Marine Cpl. Joshua Melendez, 26, a squad leader from Anaheim, Calif., and Lance Cpl. Joseph Streeby, 23, an artillery forward observer from Princeton, W.V., interact with local children during a security patrol here, Nov. 12. Melendez and Streeby are with Headquarters and Service Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment. During ...

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Nov 15, 2011 6 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Nov 14, 2011 2 Comments ›› Angelia

[caption id="attachment_193558" align="alignnone" width="450" caption="A young Afghan boy looks up from his schoolwork at The Cat in the Hat Language Arts Center, a new school at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Nov. 13. The school, run by the U.S. Army, helps to teach young students English."][/caption] [caption id="attachment_193559" align="alignnone" width="450" caption=" A young Afghan girl works on ...

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Nov 14, 2011 2 Comments ›› Angelia

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Nov 14, 2011 11 Comments ›› Angelia

Local professor: Collecting care packages for troops is 'shameful': MyFoxBOSTON.com

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Nov 14, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

NESN: It was an emotional scene at TD Garden prior to Saturday's Bruins-Sabres matchup. That's because one family got the surprise of a lifetime. Lt. Charlie Jacobs, who had been stationed in Afghanistan for the past seven months with the 182nd Massaschusetts Army National Guard, surprised his family by joining them on the Garden ice for ...

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Nov 14, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

Fox News: Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann isn't backing down from her controversial stance on waterboarding despite being called out by President Obama over the weekend as "wrong." The Republican presidential candidate said in a GOP candidates' debate on Saturday night that she, along with fellow candidate Herman Cain, would support the reinstatement of waterboarding as an interrogation ...

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Nov 14, 2011 1 Comment ›› Angelia

KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — President Barack Obama says the interrogation technique known as waterboarding constitutes torturing, disputing Republican presidential candidates who say they would reinstate the practice. Obama called waterboarding “torture” and said it was “contrary to America’s traditions” during a news conference at the Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit. Republicans Herman Cain and Michele Bachmann said during ...

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Nov 14, 2011 2 Comments ›› Angelia

NYTimes: Afghan and coalition forces may have captured a prominent spokesman for the Taliban, Zabiullah Mujahid, three Afghan officials said Monday.

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Nov 14, 2011 14 Comments ›› Angelia

Yahoo: On Saturday, the 30-year-old singer-actor attended the Marine Corps Ball with Corporal Kelsey De Santis in Richmond, VA.

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Nov 13, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

The Daily Caller: Texas Rep. Ron Paul on Saturday called supporting torture “un-American” after two of his rivals for the GOP presidential nomination said that if they were elected, they would allow waterboarding to be used on detainees captured by the United States At Saturday night’s CBS/National Journal Republican presidential debate in South Carolina, businessman Herman Cain ...

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Nov 13, 2011 24 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

The Telegraph: Israel has refused to reassure President Barack Obama that it would warn him in advance of any pre-emptive strike on Iran's nuclear capabilities, raising fears that it may be planning a go-it-alone attack as early as next summer. The US leader was rebuffed last month when he demanded private guarantees that no strike would go ...

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Nov 12, 2011 8 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Nov 11, 2011 1 Comment ›› Angelia

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Nov 11, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

2010: A satellite image shows the facility in Natanz, Iran, described as the country's 'biggest nuclear facility' A year on: Sections of road appear to have have been developed or removed and other landscape changes are noticeable in the satellite image taken last month Daily Mail: -International Atomic Energy Agency expresses 'serious concerns' about Iran -Agency denied access to ...

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Nov 11, 2011 Comments Off The Assassin

Fox News: President Obama will be aboard the carrier vessel that buried Osama bin Laden on Veterans Day Friday, but not for an event related to terrorism or military action — he’ll be there for a basketball game. Obama will be attending the “Carrier Classic” in San Diego, a college hoops match-up between North Carolina and ...

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Nov 10, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

Fox News: JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Washington – A U.S. Army soldier accused of exhorting his underlings to slaughter three civilians for sport was convicted of murder, conspiracy and other charges Thursday in one of the most gruesome war crimes cases to emerge from the Afghan war. Staff Sgt. Calvin Gibbs was the highest ranking of five ...

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Nov 10, 2011 7 Comments ›› Angelia

[caption id="attachment_192024" align="alignnone" width="450" caption="World War 1"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_192025" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="World War 2"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_192029" align="alignnone" width="357" caption="Korea"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_192028" align="alignnone" width="445" caption="Vietnam"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_192030" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="Iraq"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_192031" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="Afghanistan"][/caption]

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Nov 10, 2011 5 Comments ›› Angelia

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Nov 9, 2011 4 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

The Daily Mail: Israel will launch military action to prevent Iran developing a nuclear weapon as soon as Christmas, intelligence chiefs have warned. A report by a UN watchdog into Iran’s nuclear ambitions ‘completely discredits’ the Islamic nation’s protestations of innocence, according to Foreign Secretary William Hague. The International Atomic Energy Agency found that Iran is developing a ...

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