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NBC New York
NYT Touts Clinton's Bi-Partisanship in Endorsementleaders warned their caucus not to do anything that might make her look good,"
NYT Touts Clinton's Bi-Partisanship in Endorsement
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leaders warned their caucus not to do anything that might make her look good," the editorial says. "Yet as a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, she earned the respect of Republicans like Senator John McCain with her determination to... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Lawmakers vow to override Obama's veto of Sept. 11 billgave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter sai
Lawmakers vow to override Obama's veto of Sept. 11 bill
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 11 hours ago
gave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter said during testimony Thursday before the Senate Armed Services Committee that it could be a problem if another country was "to behave reciprocally towards the United... Read more
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ABC News
Lawmakers Vow to Override Obama's Veto of 9/11 Billgave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter sai
Lawmakers Vow to Override Obama's Veto of 9/11 Bill
ABC News / Posted 11 hours ago
gave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter said during testimony Thursday before the Senate Armed Services Committee that it could be a problem if another country was "to behave reciprocally towards the United... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lawmakers vow to override Obama’s veto of Sept. 11 billgave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter sai
Lawmakers vow to override Obama’s veto of Sept. 11 bill
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
gave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter said during testimony Thursday before the Senate Armed Services Committee that it could be a problem if another country was “to behave reciprocally towards the United... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Lawmakers vow to override Obama's veto of Sept. 11 billgave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter sai
Lawmakers vow to override Obama's veto of Sept. 11 bill
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 14 hours ago
gave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter said during testimony Thursday before the Senate Armed Services Committee that it could be a problem if another country was "to behave reciprocally towards the United... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lawmakers vow to override Obama's veto of Sept. 11 billgave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter sai
Lawmakers vow to override Obama's veto of Sept. 11 bill
Daily Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
gave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter said during testimony Thursday before the Senate Armed Services Committee that it could be a problem if another country was "to behave reciprocally towards the United... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Lawmakers vow to override Obama's veto of Sept. 11 billgave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter sai
Lawmakers vow to override Obama's veto of Sept. 11 bill
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 hours ago
gave weight to concerns the bill could backfire on service members. Carter said during testimony Thursday before the Senate Armed Services Committee that it could be a problem if another country was "to behave reciprocally towards the United... Read more
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Newsmax
Pentagon: Sulfur-Mustard Blister Agent Used Against US Troopsagent. We don’t assess that ISIL has the — has a very rudimentary capability to
Pentagon: Sulfur-Mustard Blister Agent Used Against US Troops
Newsmax / Posted 14 hours ago
agent. We don’t assess that ISIL has the — has a very rudimentary capability to deliver that,” Dunford said during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing, according to The Hill. “It wasn’t a particularly effective, but it was a concerning... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Fixing Syria, Step 1: Arm the Kurdsto the Syrian Arab minority in Kurdish-held territory, but has not been directl
Fixing Syria, Step 1: Arm the Kurds
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
to the Syrian Arab minority in Kurdish-held territory, but has not been directly arming Syrian Kurds. Speaking at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing Thursday, U.S. Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff,... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Obama vetoes 9/11 lawsuit bill, triggers override fighttowards the United States, that could be a problem for some of our service memb
Obama vetoes 9/11 lawsuit bill, triggers override fight
Yahoo Sports / Posted 21 hours ago
towards the United States, that could be a problem for some of our service members,” Defense Secretary Ash Carter told the Senate Armed Services Committee at a Thursday hearing. Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California, the top Democrat on the Senate... Read more
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The Washington Times
Claims of mustard gas attack in Iraq remain inconclusive, U.S. military officials sayCongress that Iraqi and U.S. positions had been hit with a chemical strike. Th
Claims of mustard gas attack in Iraq remain inconclusive, U.S. military officials say
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Congress that Iraqi and U.S. positions had been hit with a chemical strike. The four-star general told members of the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday that a “mustard blister agent” was released near American and allied positions near... Read more
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Breitbart
Top General Confirms Islamic State Targeted U.S. Troops with ‘Sulfur-Mustard'it to be a sulfur-mustard blister agent,” Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman
Top General Confirms Islamic State Targeted U.S. Troops with ‘Sulfur-Mustard'
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
it to be a sulfur-mustard blister agent,” Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday. “It wasn’t particularly effective but it was a concerning development,” he added.... Read more
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The Hill
Who put the anti-small business language in 2017 NDAA?comes my favorite part) and here is the United States covering it up.” Ouch. “C
Who put the anti-small business language in 2017 NDAA?
The Hill / Posted yesterday
comes my favorite part) and here is the United States covering it up.” Ouch. “Covering it up”? Why would anyone on the Senate Armed Services Committee recommend a program be made permanent that needed “covering it up”? Why would anyone on the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Pentagon helping Southeast Asian allies tackle IStraveling to join the jihadists in Iraq and Syria. General Joe Dunford, chairm
Pentagon helping Southeast Asian allies tackle IS
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
traveling to join the jihadists in Iraq and Syria. General Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told the Senate Armed Services Committee that more than 1,000 Indonesians have left to join IS in Iraq and Syria, and hundreds from... Read more
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Federal Times
Top Democrats say they've concluded Russia is behind hackI think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going
Top Democrats say they've concluded Russia is behind hack
Federal Times / Posted yesterday
I think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going to be," Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., said Thursday at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing where she questioned top military officials about the recent cyber... Read more
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Newsmax
9/11 Bill's Veto at Last Minute by Obama May Be Overriddenaffect the troops or our liability abroad?” Sen. Angus King (I-Maine) asked Def
9/11 Bill's Veto at Last Minute by Obama May Be Overridden
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
affect the troops or our liability abroad?” Sen. Angus King (I-Maine) asked Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing. Carter responded that if another country was to “behave reciprocally” by passing a... Read more
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CBS News
U.S. to sell Saudi $1B weapons amid "deep concern" over civilian deathsour commitment to the region and is an unreliable security partner,” said Sen.
U.S. to sell Saudi $1B weapons amid "deep concern" over civilian deaths
CBS News / Posted yesterday
our commitment to the region and is an unreliable security partner,” said Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee. Although a resolution against the sale failed to advance on a vote of 71-27, the measure’s... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
NATO and the EU aren't going anywherein Afghanistan. Nicholas Burns, one of America's most experienced and respected
NATO and the EU aren't going anywhere
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
in Afghanistan. Nicholas Burns, one of America's most experienced and respected diplomats, testified recently before our Senate Armed Services Committee. He said: "The number one strategic advantage we have over Russia and China is that we have... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraqof the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraq
Local 6 Orlando / Posted yesterday
of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur mustard blister agent," Dunford told the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday. It is the first time the military has confirmed its assessment on the record since... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
For U.S., Syria truce a lost causeleave for other besieged towns before the end of the week, including Madaya, Kf
For U.S., Syria truce a lost cause
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
leave for other besieged towns before the end of the week, including Madaya, Kfarya, Fouaa and Zabadani. Speaking to the Senate Armed Services Committee about Monday's attack on the aid convoy, Gen. Joseph Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint... Read more
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Darien News-Review
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fireby Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Wash
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fire
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
by Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, before Senate Armed Services Committee. The nation's top military officials faced sharp questions from Republicans angry that the... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fireby Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Wash
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fire
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted yesterday
by Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, before Senate Armed Services Committee. The nation's top military officials faced sharp questions from Republicans angry that the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fireby Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Wash
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fire
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
by Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, before Senate Armed Services Committee. The nation's top military officials faced sharp questions from Republicans angry that the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fireby Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Wash
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fire
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
by Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, before Senate Armed Services Committee. The nation's top military officials faced sharp questions from Republicans angry that the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fireby Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Wash
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fire
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
by Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, before Senate Armed Services Committee. The nation's top military officials faced sharp questions from Republicans angry that the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fireby Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Wash
US, Russia continue to seek to revive Syria cease-fire
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
by Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, before Senate Armed Services Committee. The nation's top military officials faced sharp questions from Republicans angry that the... Read more
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FOX News
Top Democrats Determine That Russia Behind Spate Of Cyberattacksthat indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going to be,"
Top Democrats Determine That Russia Behind Spate Of Cyberattacks
FOX News / Posted yesterday
that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going to be," Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., said Thursday at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing where she questioned top military officials about the recent cyberattacks. The... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Kurds Can Take Raqqa But They Can’t Stay, Says Top U.S. Generalcould be filled by the roughly 14,000 Arabs in the SDF, which may make up “part
Kurds Can Take Raqqa But They Can’t Stay, Says Top U.S. General
Yahoo Sports / Posted yesterday
could be filled by the roughly 14,000 Arabs in the SDF, which may make up “part of the holding force,” he told the Senate Armed Services Committee. When asked at the hearing if the Pentagon had a plan to take and hold the city, Dunford... Read more
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Minot Daily News
U.S. nuclear triad talksamong the signatories of the letter. Last week, Heitkamp and N.D., Montana and
U.S. nuclear triad talks
Minot Daily News / Posted yesterday
among the signatories of the letter. Last week, Heitkamp and N.D., Montana and Wyoming Senate colleagues urged House and Senate Armed Services Committee leaders for strong nuclear modernization provisions in the 2017 National Defense... Read more
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NBC News
Defense Sec. Carter says Russians are responsible for airstrikes on Aleppo aid convoyit or not because they associated themselves with the Syrian regime," Defense S
Defense Sec. Carter says Russians are responsible for airstrikes on Aleppo aid convoy
NBC News / Posted yesterday
it or not because they associated themselves with the Syrian regime," Defense Secretary Ash Carter told members of the Senate Armed Services committee during a hearing on Thursday. General Joe Dunford said there were two Russian aircraft in... Read more
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The Hill
Pentagon confirms ISIS tried to attack US troops with mustard agentagent. We don't assess that ISIL has the -- has a very rudimentary capability t
Pentagon confirms ISIS tried to attack US troops with mustard agent
The Hill / Posted yesterday
agent. We don't assess that ISIL has the -- has a very rudimentary capability to deliver that," Dunford said during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing, using another acronym for ISIS. "It wasn't a particularly effected, but it was a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Pentagon confirms ISIL tried to use mustard gas on U.S. troopsit to be a sulfur-mustard blister agent,” Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman
Pentagon confirms ISIL tried to use mustard gas on U.S. troops
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
it to be a sulfur-mustard blister agent,” Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told the Senate Armed Services Committee. Dunford did not elaborate, but the shell landed at a military base in northern Iraq where... Read more
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The Columbian
Top U.S. officer: Russia bombed aid convoy in Syrianearly 500,000 people and allowed the Islamic State group to develop into a glo
Top U.S. officer: Russia bombed aid convoy in Syria
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
nearly 500,000 people and allowed the Islamic State group to develop into a global threat. Under questioning from the Senate Armed Services Committee, Dunford revealed for the first time that both Russian and Syrian aircraft were in the area... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Lawmakers press for return of ISIS-slain US hostage bodiesThe fate of several dead American ISIS hostages quietly came back to the forefr
Lawmakers press for return of ISIS-slain US hostage bodies
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
The fate of several dead American ISIS hostages quietly came back to the forefront at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing Thursday when a member asked Defense Secretary Ash Carter to find a way to bring their bodies home. Sen. Joe Donnelly... Read more
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CTV News
Top Democrats say they've concluded that Russia behind hacksI think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behaviour is going
Top Democrats say they've concluded that Russia behind hacks
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
I think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behaviour is going to be," Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., said Thursday at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing where she questioned top military officials about the recent cybera... Read more
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The Washington Times
Islamic State launches chemical attack against U.S., Iraqi forces, Pentagon confirmsthe group’s Iraqi stronghold of Mosul. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff G
Islamic State launches chemical attack against U.S., Iraqi forces, Pentagon confirms
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
the group’s Iraqi stronghold of Mosul. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford told members of the Senate Armed Services Committee “mustard blister agent” was released in the vicinity of a military airfield in the western... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Defense: Top general blames Russia for convoy attack | Pentagon chief worried about 9/11 billTHE TOPLINE: The Pentagon's top leaders testified on Capitol Hill on Thursday,
Overnight Defense: Top general blames Russia for convoy attack | Pentagon chief worried about 9/11 bill
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
THE TOPLINE: The Pentagon's top leaders testified on Capitol Hill on Thursday, where members of the Senate Armed Services Committee grilled them on ISIS, Russia and Iran. Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, confirmed that the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Top Democrats say they've concluded that Russia behind hacksI think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going
Top Democrats say they've concluded that Russia behind hacks
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
I think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going to be," Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., said Thursday at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing where she questioned top military officials about the recent cyber... Read more
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Daily Herald
Top Democrats say they've concluded that Russia behind hacksI think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going
Top Democrats say they've concluded that Russia behind hacks
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
I think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going to be," Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., said Thursday at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing where she questioned top military officials about the recent cyber... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Top Democrats say they've concluded that Russia behind hacksthat indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going to be,"
Top Democrats say they've concluded that Russia behind hacks
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going to be," Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., said Thursday at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing where she questioned top military officials about the recent cyberattacks. Copyright... Read more
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ABC News
Top Democrats Say They've Concluded That Russia Behind HacksI think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going
Top Democrats Say They've Concluded That Russia Behind Hacks
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
I think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going to be," Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., said Thursday at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing where she questioned top military officials about the recent cyber... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Top Democrats say they've concluded that Russia behind hacksI think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going
Top Democrats say they've concluded that Russia behind hacks
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
I think that indicates how low they believe the cost of that behavior is going to be," Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., said Thursday at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing where she questioned top military officials about the recent cyber... Read more
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Boston Globe
UN restarts aid convoys in Syria, 3 days after attackRussia was most likely behind the attack, an accusation that Russian officials
UN restarts aid convoys in Syria, 3 days after attack
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Russia was most likely behind the attack, an accusation that Russian officials have denied. Speaking in Washington to the Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday, General Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said there... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraqof the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraq
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur mustard blister agent," Dunford told the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday. It is the first time the military has confirmed its assessment on the record since... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraqof the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraq
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur mustard blister agent," Dunford told the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday. It is the first time the military has confirmed its assessment on the record since... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraqof the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraq
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur mustard blister agent," Dunford told the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday. It is the first time the military has confirmed its assessment on the record since... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraqof the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraq
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur mustard blister agent," Dunford told the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday. It is the first time the military has confirmed its assessment on the record since... Read more
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FOX News
Top Us Officer: Russia Bombed Syria Humanitarian Aid Convoynearly 500,000 people and allowed the Islamic State group to develop into a glo
Top Us Officer: Russia Bombed Syria Humanitarian Aid Convoy
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
nearly 500,000 people and allowed the Islamic State group to develop into a global threat. Under questioning from the Senate Armed Services Committee, Dunford revealed for the first time that both Russian and Syrian aircraft were in the area... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraqof the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraq
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of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur mustard blister agent," Dunford told the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday. It is the first time the military has confirmed its assessment on the record since... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraqof the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur
US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraq
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. "We assess it to be a sulfur mustard blister agent," Dunford told the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday. It is the first time the military has confirmed its assessment on the record since... Read more
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