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The Arizona Republic
What top Arizona Republicans are saying about Donald Trump nowto back Trump as the GOP nominee, in light of their well-established animosity,
What top Arizona Republicans are saying about Donald Trump now
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 hours ago
to back Trump as the GOP nominee, in light of their well-established animosity, has drawn national attention. McCain, the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman and the 2008 GOP nominee, previously has expressed concerns about Trump's... Read more
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Salon.com
Top general urges lawmakers to preserve Afghan visa programon the annual defense policy bill. The program’s backers, who include Sen. Joh
Top general urges lawmakers to preserve Afghan visa program
Salon.com / Posted 7 hours ago
on the annual defense policy bill. The program’s backers, who include Sen. John McCain, the Republican chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said it’s unconscionable to deny entry to Afghans who are considered traitors by insurgent... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Top general urges lawmakers to preserve Afghan visa programon the annual defense policy bill. The program's backers, who include Sen. Joh
Top general urges lawmakers to preserve Afghan visa program
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 hours ago
on the annual defense policy bill. The program's backers, who include Sen. John McCain, the Republican chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said it's unconscionable to deny entry to Afghans who are considered traitors by insurgent... Read more
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Roll Call
Key Difference in House & Senate Defense Bills May Hinder Military Access to Spaceneed to ensure access to space and meet all military and national security laun
Key Difference in House & Senate Defense Bills May Hinder Military Access to Space
Roll Call / Posted 9 hours ago
need to ensure access to space and meet all military and national security launch requirements. Across the rotunda, the Senate Armed Services Committee passed their version of the NDAA which would restrict the use of RD-180s to well below the... Read more
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The Financial Express
US hopes to ink key defence logistics pact with India ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s visitthat we can take on board,” Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central
US hopes to ink key defence logistics pact with India ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s visit
The Financial Express / Posted 11 hours ago
that we can take on board,” Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nisha Desai Biswal told members of the Senate Armed Services Committee during a Congressional hearing on India. Biswal made the remarks while responding to... Read more
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The Economic Times
US hopes to ink defence pact with India ahead of PM Modi visitthat we can take on board," Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central
US hopes to ink defence pact with India ahead of PM Modi visit
The Economic Times / Posted 11 hours ago
that we can take on board," Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nisha Desai Biswal told members of the Senate Armed Services Committee during a Congressional hearing on India. Biswal made the remarks while responding to... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Top general urges lawmakers to preserve Afghan visa programon the annual defense policy bill. The program's backers, who include Sen. Joh
Top general urges lawmakers to preserve Afghan visa program
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 hours ago
on the annual defense policy bill. The program's backers, who include Sen. John McCain, the Republican chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said it's unconscionable to deny entry to Afghans who are risk of becoming targeted by the... Read more
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ABC News
Top General Urges Lawmakers to Preserve Afghan Visa Programon the annual defense policy bill. The program's backers, who include Sen. Joh
Top General Urges Lawmakers to Preserve Afghan Visa Program
ABC News / Posted 13 hours ago
on the annual defense policy bill. The program's backers, who include Sen. John McCain, the Republican chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said it's unconscionable to deny entry to Afghans who are risk of becoming targeted by the... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
U.S. Senate committee calls for support for Air Force's seismic research to detect nuclear testsWASHINGTON, May 24 (Yonhap) -- The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee has cal
U.S. Senate committee calls for support for Air Force's seismic research to detect nuclear tests
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 21 hours ago
WASHINGTON, May 24 (Yonhap) -- The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee has called for beefing up the Air Force's seismic technologies program to better detect nuclear tests. "The committee notes with concern the continuing threat of nuclear... Read more
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Air Force Times
Controversial Army general rumored to be on Trump's VP listnothing more than to destroy us and our way of life.” Senate Foreign Relations
Controversial Army general rumored to be on Trump's VP list
Air Force Times / Posted yesterday
nothing more than to destroy us and our way of life.” Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Bob Corker, R-Tenn., and Senate Armed Services Committee member Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., are also rumored to be on Trump’s short list. Leo Shane III... Read more
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Air Force Times
Senate appropriations bill complicates 2017 military pay raise$330 million in cuts, unlikely given the $15.1 billion in reprogramming the Sen
Senate appropriations bill complicates 2017 military pay raise
Air Force Times / Posted yesterday
$330 million in cuts, unlikely given the $15.1 billion in reprogramming the Senate plan already includes. Later this week, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., plans to introduce an amendment to the chamber’s annual... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
VA Secretary compares health care lines to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences."
VA Secretary compares health care lines to Disney
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences." Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment "outrageous and completely... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences."
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disney
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences." Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment "outrageous and completely... Read more
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Fortune
The Head of the VA Compared Waits for Health Care to Lines at Disneylandwait-time rhetoric doesn’t match up with the reality of veterans’ experiences.”
The Head of the VA Compared Waits for Health Care to Lines at Disneyland
Fortune / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn’t match up with the reality of veterans’ experiences.” Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans’ advocate, called McDonald’s comment “outrageous and completely... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
VA Secretary McDonald Compares Health-Care Lines To Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences."
VA Secretary McDonald Compares Health-Care Lines To Disney
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences." Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment "outrageous and completely... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US senate panel conditions $300m Pak aid for action on Haqqani networkdefence secretary certifies to the Congress that Islamabad is taking “demonstra
US senate panel conditions $300m Pak aid for action on Haqqani network
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
defence secretary certifies to the Congress that Islamabad is taking “demonstrable” steps against the Haqqani network. The Senate Armed Services Committee - which renewed blockage of the coalition support fund to Pakistan subject to action against... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
VA chief's satisfaction measure draws GOP howlswrong," said Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House veterans panel. S
VA chief's satisfaction measure draws GOP howls
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
wrong," said Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House veterans panel. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment "outrageous and completely... Read more
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The Economic Times
$300 million aid to Pakistan subject to its action against Haqqani: US Senate panelThe Senate Armed Services Committee - which renewed blockage of $300 million co
$300 million aid to Pakistan subject to its action against Haqqani: US Senate panel
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
The Senate Armed Services Committee - which renewed blockage of $300 million coalition support fund to Pakistan subject to action against the Haqqani network like previous year when it passed the National Defence Authorisation Act (NDAA)-2017 last... Read more
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The Columbian
Secretary compares VA’s waits to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn’t match up with the reality of veterans’ experiences.”
Secretary compares VA’s waits to Disney
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn’t match up with the reality of veterans’ experiences.” Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans’ advocate, called McDonald’s comment “outrageous and completely... Read more
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Northwest Herald
VA Secretary McDonald compares health care lines to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences."
VA Secretary McDonald compares health care lines to Disney
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences." Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment "outrageous and completely... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
VA secretary compares health-care lines to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences."
VA secretary compares health-care lines to Disney
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences." Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment "outrageous and completely... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences."
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disney
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences." Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment "outrageous and completely... Read more
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TribLIVE
VA secretary compares health-care lines to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences.”
VA secretary compares health-care lines to Disney
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences.” Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment “outrageous and completely... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
VA secretary compares health-care lines to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences."
VA secretary compares health-care lines to Disney
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences." Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment "outrageous and completely... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
VA secretary compares health-care lines to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences."
VA secretary compares health-care lines to Disney
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences." Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment "outrageous and completely... Read more
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The Seattle Times
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn’t match up with the reality of veterans’ experiences.”
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disney
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn’t match up with the reality of veterans’ experiences.” Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans’ advocate, called McDonald’s comment “outrageous and completely... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences."
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disney
KX TV North Dakota / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences." Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment "outrageous and completely... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disneywait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences."
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disney
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
wait-time rhetoric doesn't match up with the reality of veterans' experiences." Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a longtime veterans' advocate, called McDonald's comment "outrageous and completely... Read more
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Air Force Times
Senators call for abolishing service medical commandsCalling the military health system slow and inefficient, the Senate Armed Servi
Senators call for abolishing service medical commands
Air Force Times / Posted 2 days ago
Calling the military health system slow and inefficient, the Senate Armed Services Committee has proposed eliminating the Army, Navy and Air Force medical commands and folding them into the Defense Health Agency. Under the committee’s draft of the... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Vendors Gain Congressional Support on IT Pricingfor major IT projects," said Jonathan Etherton, president of Etherton & Associa
Vendors Gain Congressional Support on IT Pricing
E-Commerce Times / Posted 2 days ago
for major IT projects," said Jonathan Etherton, president of Etherton & Associates and a former staff member of the Senate Armed Services Committee. "Especially with DoD, I think we are seeing the department make continuous efforts to use... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Lawmakers push to make U.S. Cyber Command a top military commandhas made a final decision. And while the measure has passed the House, its fat
Lawmakers push to make U.S. Cyber Command a top military command
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
has made a final decision. And while the measure has passed the House, its fate in the Senate remains unclear. The Senate Armed Services Committee did not include the idea in the version of the funding bill it released Friday. Both of... Read more
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The Hill
Senate set for showdown over women in the draftneeds to spend more time studying the politically tricky issue instead of tucki
Senate set for showdown over women in the draft
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
needs to spend more time studying the politically tricky issue instead of tucking it into a massive “must pass” bill. The Senate Armed Services Committee has already included a requirement to open the draft to women in its version of the National... Read more
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Deepika
World News Detailthis mission. Their actions have made America and Afghanistan safer," said Sen
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted 3 days ago
this mission. Their actions have made America and Afghanistan safer," said Senator John McCain, Chairman of the powerful Senate Armed Services Committee. "I hope this strike against the Taliban's top leader will lead the Administration to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansourfor a political solution,’’ said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat o
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansour
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution,’’ said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour ‘‘has met his just end’’ but urged... Read more
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CBS News
U.S. drone kills latest Taliban leader in Pakistanfor a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
U.S. drone kills latest Taliban leader in Pakistan
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour "has met his just end" but urged... Read more
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Business Standard India
Taliban supremo Mansour killed in US drone attack in Pakistanthis mission. Their actions have made America and Afghanistan safer," said Sena
Taliban supremo Mansour killed in US drone attack in Pakistan
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
this mission. Their actions have made America and Afghanistan safer," said Senator John McCain, Chairman of the powerful Senate Armed Services Committee. "It is the one force most able and willing to turn Afghanistan into a terrorist safe haven... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansourfor a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansour
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour "has met his just end" but urged... Read more
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FOX News
Afghanistan intelligence agency confirms death of Taliban leader Mansourfor a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Afghanistan intelligence agency confirms death of Taliban leader Mansour
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour "has met his just end" but urged... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
U.S. strike targets Taliban chief at Pakistan borderfor a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
U.S. strike targets Taliban chief at Pakistan border
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour "has met his just end" but urged... Read more
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FOX News
Senior Taliban commander confirms death of group's Afghan leaderfor a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Senior Taliban commander confirms death of group's Afghan leader
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour "has met his just end" but urged... Read more
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Business Standard India
Taliban leader Mullah Mansour 'likely killed' in US airstrikethis mission. Their actions have made America and Afghanistan safer," said Sena
Taliban leader Mullah Mansour 'likely killed' in US airstrike
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
this mission. Their actions have made America and Afghanistan safer," said Senator John McCain, Chairman of the powerful Senate Armed Services Committee. "I hope this strike against the Taliban's top leader will lead the Administration to... Read more
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FOX News
Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Mansour 'likely' killed in US airstrike, official saysfor a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Mansour 'likely' killed in US airstrike, official says
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour "has met his just end" but urged... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Afghan Taliban leader Mansour likely killed in drone strike: U.S. officialfor a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Afghan Taliban leader Mansour likely killed in drone strike: U.S. official
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour "has met his just end" but urged... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansourfor a political solution,” said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansour
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution,” said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour “has met his just end” but urged... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Pentagon: U.S. airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansourfor a political solution,” said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Pentagon: U.S. airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansour
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution,” said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour “has met his just end” but urged... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansourfor a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansour
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour "has met his just end" but urged... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansourfor a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansour
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour "has met his just end" but urged... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansourfor a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansour
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour "has met his just end" but urged... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansourfor a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Pentagon: US airstrike targets Taliban leader Mullah Mansour
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution," said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., said he was glad Mansour "has met his just end" but urged... Read more
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News.com.au
Top Taliban leader reported hilledfor a political solution,” said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on
Top Taliban leader reported hilled
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
for a political solution,” said Rep. Adam Schiff of California, top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain said he was glad Mansour “has met his just end” but urged stepped up... Read more
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