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Sep 17, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from Wired: On Tuesday, Sean Smith, a Foreign Service Information Management Officer assigned to the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya, typed a message to the director of his online gaming guild: ”Assuming we don’t die tonight. We saw one of our ‘police’ that guard the compound taking pictures.” The consulate was under siege, and ...

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Sep 17, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Sep 17, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(CBS NEWS) The strategy for getting U.S. forces out of Afghanistan depends on training Afghan soldiers and police to protect the country themselves, but on Monday the U.S. military suspended most joint field operations with Afghan forces because so many Americans are being killed by the men they are training. Afghan government troops -- our ...

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Sep 17, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Sep 17, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Sep 17, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(MYFOXDC) Explosive blasts destroyed power lines to Iran's underground nuclear facility at Fordo last month, the head of Iran's atomic agency said at a meeting of UN atomic agency member states Monday. "On ... 17th August 2012, the electric power lines from the city of Qom to the Fordo complex ... were cut using explosives," ...

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Sep 17, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Sep 17, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from WND: Iranian analyst Alireza Forghani boasted today that Jerusalem, which he claims was invaded over 50 years ago by the “pig-faced” Jews, will soon become a mass “graveyard” for the Israeli people. Forghani, a strategy specialist in the camp of Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, boasted that every city in Israel will turn ...

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Sep 17, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(JP) KABUL - Thousands of protesters took to the streets of the Afghan capital on Monday, setting fire to cars and shouting "death to America", the latest in demonstrations that have swept the Muslim world against a film mocking the Prophet Mohammad. Western embassies across the Muslim world are on high alert and the United ...

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Sep 16, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

...and he cites intercepted communications to prove it. Keep in mind also that if this is true, then Obama's main surrogate for the matter on the Sunday talk shows, UN Ambassador Susan Rice (who said on these shows that the whole thing was NOT a pre-planned Al Qaeda operation but merely a movie protest ...

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Sep 16, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The International Herald Tribune: Several Muslim parties and a Christian group held rallies on Sunday to protest against a movie released in America. Around 10,000 people participated in the main rally organised on The Mall by the Tehreek Hurmat-i-Rasool (THR). The participants marched from Nila Gumbad to Masjid-i-Shuhada on The Mall. Despite a ban ...

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Sep 16, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(FT) Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister, said on Sunday that Iran was only six or seven months away from having most of the fuel it needed to build a nuclear weapon, as he took his appeal for the US to take a tougher line against Iran directly to the American public. Appearing on two ...

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Sep 16, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Courtesy Verum Serum Newly uploaded video of a group of men pulling what appears to be Ambassador Stevens body pulled from the wreckage of the Benghazi consulate. The original video is titled in Arabic, but a Google translation renders it "U.S. Ambassador and the people of Benghazi rescue attempt before his death." A commenter on the ...

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Sep 16, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Sep 16, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(THE BLAZE) Four American troops were killed in southern Afghanistan early Sunday after a man dressed as an Afghan police officer turned his gun on them at a remote checkpoint, officials said. The Americans were part of the NATO-led alliance working to train local Afghan forces, the Associated Press reported. It was the third such “insider” ...

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Sep 16, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Sep 16, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Telegraph: Battleships, aircraft carriers, minesweepers and submarines from 25 nations are converging on the strategically important Strait of Hormuz in an unprecedented show of force as Israel and Iran move towards the brink of war. Western leaders are convinced that Iran will retaliate to any attack by attempting to mine or blockade the ...

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Sep 15, 2012 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Do these guys have any idea where are troops are around the world? The Keystone Cops... Excerpted from The Washington Times: No U.S. Marines were in Libya when protesters stormed a diplomatic mission in the eastern city of Benghazi and killed the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans late Tuesday, a senior Obama ...

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Sep 15, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Wall Street Journal: The head of Libya's new national congress has blamed al Qaeda-linked militants for planning Tuesday's deadly attack on the U.S. Consulate in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, raising further questions about the motive behind the mayhem that killed four Americans. U.S. officials told The Wall Street Journal on Friday ...

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Sep 15, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Also a very detailed report here on how the attack went down, beat by beat... Excerpted from The Telegraph: Nineteen Taliban attackers armed rocket-propelled grenades, mortars and automatic weapons breached the perimeter of Camp Bastion in a well-planned raid which shocked senior officers. Two American Marines were killed and five aircraft damaged or destroyed five aircraft ...

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Sep 15, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Sep 15, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(AP) -- The U.S. is sending more spies, Marines and drones to Libya, trying to speed the search for those who killed the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans, but the investigation is complicated by a chaotic security picture in the post-revolutionary country and limited American and Libyan intelligence resources. The CIA has fewer ...

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Sep 15, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(REUTERS) - The Yemen-based branch of al Qaeda urged Muslims to step up protests and kill more U.S. diplomats in Muslim countries after a U.S.-made film mocking the Prophet Mohammad which it said was another chapter in the "crusader wars" against Islam. "Whoever comes across America's ambassadors or emissaries should follow the example of ...

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Sep 14, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The BBC: The Taliban have told the BBC that they carried out an attack on Nato's Camp Bastion in Afghanistan in revenge for a film mocking Islam. At least two US marines died when militants attacked the perimeter of the huge base in Helmand province. Aircraft and buildings were damaged and Nato says a clearance ...

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