David Petraeus

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FOX News
Petraeus told within last six weeks of probe that found affairFBI investigators confronted then CIA Director David Petraeus within the last s
Petraeus told within last six weeks of probe that found affair
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
FBI investigators confronted then CIA Director David Petraeus within the last six weeks about his relationship with biographer Paula Broadwell, Fox News has learned -- a detail that comes as lawmakers complain they did not know about the issue until... Read more
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FOX News
Feinstein: Hill inquiry into Libya attack will include questions on Petraeus, FBIthe Capitol Hill investigations into the Libya terrorist attack also will addre
Feinstein: Hill inquiry into Libya attack will include questions on Petraeus, FBI
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
the Capitol Hill investigations into the Libya terrorist attack also will address the scandal surrounding CIA Director David Petraeus, including why the FBI failed to notify the committee about the extramarital affair that led to the director’s... Read more
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FOX News
Petraeus resigns after affair with biographer turned up in FBI probe, Fox News confirmsCIA Director David Petraeus resigned Friday after admitting to an extramarital
Petraeus resigns after affair with biographer turned up in FBI probe, Fox News confirms
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
CIA Director David Petraeus resigned Friday after admitting to an extramarital affair -- an affair with his biographer that was revealed over the course of an FBI investigation, Fox News has learned. The FBI had been investigating an unrelated and... Read more
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FOX News
Let's be grateful to Petraeus and remember him for his outstanding serviceand respect have the highest regard for him and his work. There is not one of t
Let's be grateful to Petraeus and remember him for his outstanding service
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
and respect have the highest regard for him and his work. There is not one of them who have ever said an ill word about David Petraeus or his personal leadership ability. What is most important, in my book, is that he was an effective leader,... Read more
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FOX News
Military timeline from night of Benghazi attack begs more questionsan official who could only be quoted anonymously. The news was overtaken almos
Military timeline from night of Benghazi attack begs more questions
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
an official who could only be quoted anonymously. The news was overtaken almost immediately by the announcement that Gen. David Petraeus had resigned, due to an extramarital affair. He was slated to testify in closed-door hearings on Capitol Hill... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 4 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Dems: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi securityreport. Democrats say the cause of the attacks "remains unclear to this day."
Dems: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi security
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 7 hours ago
report. Democrats say the cause of the attacks "remains unclear to this day." They cite testimony by former CIA Director David Petraeus, who told the committee the attackers may have used the demonstration against the anti-Muslim video as a... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Benghazi Committee releases final reporta 339-page report they say dispels “conspiracy theories” about the attack. In i
Benghazi Committee releases final report
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 8 hours ago
a 339-page report they say dispels “conspiracy theories” about the attack. In it, they quote former CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus, who testified to the committee he was still uncertain of what exactly motivated the attackers to storm the... Read more
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ABC News
Benghazi Committee Releases Final Reporta 339-page report they say dispels "conspiracy theories" about the attack. In i
Benghazi Committee Releases Final Report
ABC News / Posted 8 hours ago
a 339-page report they say dispels "conspiracy theories" about the attack. In it, they quote former CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus, who testified to the committee he was still uncertain of what exactly motivated the attackers to storm the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
11 News Houston / Posted 21 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 21 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 21 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 21 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 21 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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Air Force Times
Dems: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi securityreport. Democrats say the cause of the attacks "remains unclear to this day."
Dems: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi security
Air Force Times / Posted 21 hours ago
report. Democrats say the cause of the attacks "remains unclear to this day." They cite testimony by former CIA Director David Petraeus, who told the committee the attackers may have used the demonstration against an anti-Muslim video as a... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
KING5 Seattle / Posted 22 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 22 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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First Coast News
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
First Coast News / Posted 22 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
KTVB Boise / Posted 22 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 22 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 22 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 22 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 22 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at faulton information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.”
Democrats' Benghazi report: Clinton not at fault
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 23 hours ago
on information they were provided at the time under fast-moving circumstances.” The former director of the CIA, Gen. David Petraeus, told the Select Committee in March that even the video evidence was murky about whether the terrorists were... Read more
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Orange County Register
Dems on House panel: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi securityreport. Democrats say the cause of the attacks “remains unclear to this day.”
Dems on House panel: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi security
Orange County Register / Posted 23 hours ago
report. Democrats say the cause of the attacks “remains unclear to this day.” They cite testimony by former CIA Director David Petraeus, who told the committee the attackers may have used the demonstration against an anti-Muslim video as a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Dems: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi securityreport. Democrats say the cause of the attacks "remains unclear to this day."
Dems: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi security
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
report. Democrats say the cause of the attacks "remains unclear to this day." They cite testimony by former CIA Director David Petraeus, who told the committee the attackers may have used the demonstration against an anti-Muslim video as a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dems' Benghazi report: Clinton 'engaged' during attack, panel 'squandered millions of taxpayer dollars'but some criticized the length of time that passed before the team departed," t
Dems' Benghazi report: Clinton 'engaged' during attack, panel 'squandered millions of taxpayer dollars'
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
but some criticized the length of time that passed before the team departed," the report said. Former CIA Director David Petraeus told the committee the total amount of time it took to respond to the attack was "really pretty remarkable and... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Dems: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi securityreport. Democrats say the cause of the attacks "remains unclear to this day."
Dems: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi security
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
report. Democrats say the cause of the attacks "remains unclear to this day." They cite testimony by former CIA Director David Petraeus, who told the committee the attackers may have used the demonstration against an anti-Muslim video as a... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Dems: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi securityreport. Democrats say the cause of the attacks "remains unclear to this day."
Dems: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi security
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
report. Democrats say the cause of the attacks "remains unclear to this day." They cite testimony by former CIA Director David Petraeus, who told the committee the attackers may have used the demonstration against an anti-Muslim video as a... Read more
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The News & Observer
Get ready for another Iraq WarYes, the leverage of 100,000 U.S. troops helped, but Crocker’s close coordinati
Get ready for another Iraq War
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
Yes, the leverage of 100,000 U.S. troops helped, but Crocker’s close coordination with his military counterpart, Gen. David Petraeus, was what mattered most; there are far more elements of U.S. power and influence we can bring to the table... Read more
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FOX Business
What Are Assault Weapons -- And Who Makes Them?gun control remains a major topic among the media and politicians. In the imme
What Are Assault Weapons -- And Who Makes Them?
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
gun control remains a major topic among the media and politicians. In the immediate aftermath of Orlando, retired generals David Petraeus and Stanley McChrystal and former astronaut Mark Kelly joined a coalition of military veterans calling for new... Read more
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FOX Business
What Are Assault Weapons -- And Who Makes Them?gun control remains a major topic among the media and politicians. In the imme
What Are Assault Weapons -- And Who Makes Them?
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
gun control remains a major topic among the media and politicians. In the immediate aftermath of Orlando, retired generals David Petraeus and Stanley McChrystal and former astronaut Mark Kelly joined a coalition of military veterans calling for new... Read more
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Salon.com
Jeremy Scahill: “Blowers go to Yale and whistleblowers go to jail” — David Petraeus vs. Chelsea Manningbacklash by the U.S. government. On the other side are the leakers. Like Assan
Jeremy Scahill: “Blowers go to Yale and whistleblowers go to jail” — David Petraeus vs. Chelsea Manning
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
backlash by the U.S. government. On the other side are the leakers. Like Assange’s attorney, Scahill pointed out that Gen. David Petraeus leaked classified information, but faced almost no consequences. Assange is being punished for publishing... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
ISIS losing ground in Middle East, spreads to LibyaKurds from the north, are zeroing in on Raqqa. Raqqa is going to be a tougher n
ISIS losing ground in Middle East, spreads to Libya
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 4 days ago
Kurds from the north, are zeroing in on Raqqa. Raqqa is going to be a tougher nut to crack than Mosul, said retired Gen. David Petraeus, referring to the major Iraqi city across the border that ISIS has occupied since 2014. Syria is... Read more
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Salon.com
We bomb, we murder, we terrorize: The U.S. Air Force produces only human sufferingmissile strikes, and drone strikes, “progress” proved both “fragile” and endles
We bomb, we murder, we terrorize: The U.S. Air Force produces only human suffering
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
missile strikes, and drone strikes, “progress” proved both “fragile” and endlessly “reversible” (to use words General David Petraeus applied to his “surges” in Iraq and Afghanistan). In fact, 12,000 or so strikes after Washington’s air war... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Trump Takes on the ‘Deep State’is rarely a good idea in Washington. Colby got fired. And then he got whacked
Trump Takes on the ‘Deep State’
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 4 days ago
is rarely a good idea in Washington. Colby got fired. And then he got whacked…Face down Unlike another CIA Director, David Petraeus, who leaked national secrets to his girlfriend so she could produce a zippy, tell-all book, Colby kept his... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
ISIS remains deadly despite recent setbacksKurds from the north, are zeroing in on Raqqa. Raqqa is going to be a tougher
ISIS remains deadly despite recent setbacks
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
Kurds from the north, are zeroing in on Raqqa. Raqqa is going to be a tougher nut to crack than Mosul, said retired Gen. David Petraeus, referring to the major Iraqi city across the border that ISIS has occupied since 2014. Syria is... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 23Rolling Stone regarding President Barack Obama's administration appeared online
June 23
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
Rolling Stone regarding President Barack Obama's administration appeared online. Shortly thereafter, Obama nominated Gen. David Petraeus to replace McChrystal in his role as top commander in Afghanistan. McChrystal would retire a month later with... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Petraeus: ISIS on its way to defeat but terrorism threat persistsIn a wide-ranging interview Monday, retired Gen. David Petraeus, who formerly l
Petraeus: ISIS on its way to defeat but terrorism threat persists
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
In a wide-ranging interview Monday, retired Gen. David Petraeus, who formerly led coalition forces in both Iraq and Afghanistan and directed the CIA, said that ISIS is headed for military defeat in Iraq but that the terror threat it helped inspire... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Petraeus: ISIS on its way to defeat but terrorism threat persistsIn a wide-ranging interview Monday, retired Gen. David Petraeus, who formerly l
Petraeus: ISIS on its way to defeat but terrorism threat persists
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
In a wide-ranging interview Monday, retired Gen. David Petraeus, who formerly led coalition forces in both Iraq and Afghanistan and directed the CIA, said that ISIS is headed for military defeat in Iraq but that the terror threat it helped inspire... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump attacks Clinton: CNN's Reality Check Team inspects the claimsadministration officials, said that in the summer of 2012, Clinton had been wor
Trump attacks Clinton: CNN's Reality Check Team inspects the claims
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
administration officials, said that in the summer of 2012, Clinton had been working on a plan with then-CIA Director David Petraeus to arm Syrian rebels but that Obama "rebuffed" their plan. Because it is impossible to attribute the ongoing... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
CNN's Reality Check Team vets Trump's claimsadministration officials, said that in the summer of 2012, Clinton had been wor
CNN's Reality Check Team vets Trump's claims
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 6 days ago
administration officials, said that in the summer of 2012, Clinton had been working on a plan with then-CIA Director David Petraeus to arm Syrian rebels but that Obama "rebuffed" their plan. Because it is impossible to attribute the ongoing... Read more
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Aljazeera
Iraq: The battle for Fallujah shows the US needs Iranto dictate military strategy and tactics. Shia militias and the US In June 20
Iraq: The battle for Fallujah shows the US needs Iran
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
to dictate military strategy and tactics. Shia militias and the US In June 2014, just a few days after the fall of Mosul, David Petraeus, the former commander of US forces in Iraq and architect of the "surge", issued a warning about the US siding... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
William Astore: Air Supremacy Isn’t What It Used to Bemissile strikes, and drone strikes, “progress” proved both “fragile” and endles
William Astore: Air Supremacy Isn’t What It Used to Be
Naked Capitalism / Posted 6 days ago
missile strikes, and drone strikes, “progress” proved both “fragile” and endlessly “reversible” (to use words General David Petraeus applied to his “surges” in Iraq and Afghanistan). In fact, 12,000 or so strikes after Washington’s air war... Read more
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Slate
Gen. David Petraeus Is Back. What Is His Endgame?The Rehabilitation of David PetraeusA scandal cost him his post-Army dream job,
Gen. David Petraeus Is Back. What Is His Endgame?
Slate / Posted 6 days ago
The Rehabilitation of David PetraeusA scandal cost him his post-Army dream job, but he’s building a new public life. David Petraeus is back. The former commander of Iraq and Afghanistan and most celebrated general of our times, forced by a sex... Read more
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The Washington Times
No boycotts against Israelmeasures are necessary to crush the movement at its core. Many prominent Ameri
No boycotts against Israel
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
measures are necessary to crush the movement at its core. Many prominent American and Israeli voices, including Gen. David Petraeus and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, have categorized BDS as a “strategic threat” to Israel. The BDS movement... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Clinton Broke Laws Obama Has Been Prosecuting People For BreakingClinton broke the law concerning the handling of classified information under 1
Clinton Broke Laws Obama Has Been Prosecuting People For Breaking
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 days ago
Clinton broke the law concerning the handling of classified information under 18 U.S. Code - 793--a crime former General David Petraeus recently plead guilty to for the same reasons. One of the Clinton campaign's primary defenses so far has been... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tuesday's Letters: Concerns raised on no fly listBarack Obama and Hillary Clinton (as secretary os state) for the attacks in Orl
Tuesday's Letters: Concerns raised on no fly list
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton (as secretary os state) for the attacks in Orlando. Early in Obama’s administration, Gen. David Petraeus insisted that we must leave 15,000 troops in Iraq to maintain stability and both Obama and Clinton ignored his... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The State Department's Collective Madnessfought Bush’s hopeless “global war on terror.” But Bush’s hand-picked, neocon-o
The State Department's Collective Madness
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
fought Bush’s hopeless “global war on terror.” But Bush’s hand-picked, neocon-oriented high command – the likes of General David Petraeus – remained in place and favored expanded wars in both Iraq and Afghanistan. Obama then made one of the most... Read more
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