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CNBC
Venezuela’s isolation grows as Lufthansa cancels flights to Caracasincreasingly likely — and the U.S. fears the consequences, given Venezuela's pr
Venezuela’s isolation grows as Lufthansa cancels flights to Caracas
CNBC / Posted 15 minutes ago
increasingly likely — and the U.S. fears the consequences, given Venezuela's proximity and oil wealth. Earlier this month, U.S. intelligence officials warned on the possibility of a "palace coup," led by Maduro's associates, or a military uprising,... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
JAMES BELTat Azimuth, Inc. for 15 years as a Program Manager on a variety of projects sup
JAMES BELT
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 8 hours ago
at Azimuth, Inc. for 15 years as a Program Manager on a variety of projects supporting the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. intelligence community. Joe then retired a second time at the age of 74. He served as a Communications Specialist (SP4)... Read more
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CBS News
CIA director on ISIS attacks in U.S.: Attempts are inevitablethat they have used. Scott Pelley: Are there American assets on the ground rig
CIA director on ISIS attacks in U.S.: Attempts are inevitable
CBS News / Posted 13 hours ago
that they have used. Scott Pelley: Are there American assets on the ground right now hunting this down? John Brennan: The U.S. intelligence is actively involved in being a part of the effort to destroy ISIL and to get as much insight into what... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The secret life of Kim Jong Un's aunt, a US resident since 1998South Korea that it had Ko and Ri until they were on American soil, apparently
The secret life of Kim Jong Un's aunt, a US resident since 1998
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
South Korea that it had Ko and Ri until they were on American soil, apparently infuriating the government in Seoul. For U.S. intelligence agencies, which struggle to get reliable information about the inner workings of the North Korean regime,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
How The Senate Just Took "A Hatchet To American Liberty"vote. “This bill would mean more government surveillance of Americans, less due
How The Senate Just Took "A Hatchet To American Liberty"
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
vote. “This bill would mean more government surveillance of Americans, less due process and less independent oversight of U.S. intelligence agencies. Worse, neither the intelligence agencies, nor the bill’s sponsors have shown any evidence that... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Should Clinton Withdraw her Candidacy?in serious trouble, and her opponent, almost certainly Donald Trump, will have
Should Clinton Withdraw her Candidacy?
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
in serious trouble, and her opponent, almost certainly Donald Trump, will have a much better chance of winning. A group of U.S. intelligence veterans is calling on President Obama to expedite the FBI review of former Secretary of State Clinton's... Read more
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Breitbart
Secret Provision of Senate Intel Bill Authorizes Warrantless FBI Internet Surveillanceliberty. This bill would mean more government surveillance of Americans, less d
Secret Provision of Senate Intel Bill Authorizes Warrantless FBI Internet Surveillance
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
liberty. This bill would mean more government surveillance of Americans, less due process and less independent oversight of U.S. intelligence agencies. Worse, neither the intelligence agencies, nor the bill’s sponsors have shown any evidence that... Read more
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The China Post
15 jailed for S. American dictatorships' atrocitiesimportant for the victims," she told AFP. "It is a debt owed to them." Prosecu
15 jailed for S. American dictatorships' atrocities
The China Post / Posted yesterday
important for the victims," she told AFP. "It is a debt owed to them." Prosecutors based their case partly on declassified U.S. intelligence documents showing how the South American regimes worked together to track down political exiles in... Read more
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Salon.com
Either one will lead to war: Hawkish Hillary and reckless Trump could both lead to prolonged new warsAmerican support for independence from Woodrow Wilson in line with his “14 poin
Either one will lead to war: Hawkish Hillary and reckless Trump could both lead to prolonged new wars
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
American support for independence from Woodrow Wilson in line with his “14 points” just after World War I, was allied with U.S. intelligence during World War II, and began Vietnam’s 1945 Declaration of Independence by quoting our own Declaration of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Putin warns Poland and Romania for hosting U.S. defence shieldNudol direct ascent missile was launched from a facility in Plesetsk, 500 miles
Putin warns Poland and Romania for hosting U.S. defence shield
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Nudol direct ascent missile was launched from a facility in Plesetsk, 500 miles north of Moscow, and was monitored by U.S. intelligence. It is unknown whether the Nudol was fired at a target or just launched on a suborbital trajectory but the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Kim Jong Un's Aunt lives in New York and runs a dry cleaning business | Irish Examiner Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 09:36 am It has emerged that the
Kim Jong Un's Aunt lives in New York and runs a dry cleaning business
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 09:36 am It has emerged that the aunt of the unpredictable North... Read more
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TribLIVE
North Korea dictator’s aunt emerges in New Yorkto defect. The couple has not seen Kim Jong Un in nearly 20 years and do not a
North Korea dictator’s aunt emerges in New York
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
to defect. The couple has not seen Kim Jong Un in nearly 20 years and do not appear to have held official positions, but U.S. intelligence on North Korea is so thin that the couple still represents a valuable source of information on the family... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
The secret life of Kim Jong Un's aunt, a U.S. resident since 1998though Ko and Ri have not seen Kim Jong Un in almost 20 years and do not appear
The secret life of Kim Jong Un's aunt, a U.S. resident since 1998
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
though Ko and Ri have not seen Kim Jong Un in almost 20 years and do not appear to have held official positions, U.S. intelligence on North Korea is so thin that this couple still represents a valuable source of information on the family... Read more
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Variety
EuropaCorp TV Set For ‘Crimson Rivers,’ Dmitry Lipkin’s ‘Inside’ & Naren Shankar’s ‘Life After Life’the show, commissioned by Italy’s Mediaset, was a feminine take on “Donnie Bras
EuropaCorp TV Set For ‘Crimson Rivers,’ Dmitry Lipkin’s ‘Inside’ & Naren Shankar’s ‘Life After Life’
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
the show, commissioned by Italy’s Mediaset, was a feminine take on “Donnie Brasco.” “Inside” follows a woman working for U.S. intelligence who is in charge of dismantling a European weapons-trafficking ring but who unexpectedly falls in love with... Read more
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FOX News
Russia tests missile capable of destroying satellites in orbitfacility, located 500 miles north of Moscow, said officials familiar with the s
Russia tests missile capable of destroying satellites in orbit
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
facility, located 500 miles north of Moscow, said officials familiar with the situation. The missile was monitored by U.S. intelligence satellites and the test appeared to be successful. The launch marks another major milestone for Moscow’s... Read more
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The Hill
Cyber warfare more dire and likely than nucleargovernments, terrorist groups, disgruntled employees, and malicious intruders.
Cyber warfare more dire and likely than nuclear
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
governments, terrorist groups, disgruntled employees, and malicious intruders. I recently had a meeting with a former top U.S. intelligence appointee as well as a gentleman who is recognized as one of the world's top experts on the internet. The... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The secret life of Kim Jong Un's aunt, a U.S. resident since 1998though Ko and Ri have not seen Kim Jong Un in almost 20 years and do not appear
The secret life of Kim Jong Un's aunt, a U.S. resident since 1998
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
though Ko and Ri have not seen Kim Jong Un in almost 20 years and do not appear to have held official positions, U.S. intelligence on North Korea is so thin that this couple still represents a valuable source of information on the family... Read more
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Island Packet
The secret life of Kim Jong Un's aunt, a U.S. resident since 1998though Ko and Ri have not seen Kim Jong Un in almost 20 years and do not appear
The secret life of Kim Jong Un's aunt, a U.S. resident since 1998
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
though Ko and Ri have not seen Kim Jong Un in almost 20 years and do not appear to have held official positions, U.S. intelligence on North Korea is so thin that this couple still represents a valuable source of information on the family... Read more
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Daily Mail
Russia successfully tests anti-satellite missileNudol direct ascent missile was launched from a facility in Plesetsk, 500 miles
Russia successfully tests anti-satellite missile
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Nudol direct ascent missile was launched from a facility in Plesetsk, 500 miles north of Moscow, and was monitored by U.S. intelligence. It is unknown whether the Nudol was fired at a target or just launched on a suborbital trajectory but the... Read more
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Boston Globe
How a member of North Korea’s Kim dynasty joined middle Americathough Ko and Ri have not seen Kim Jong Un in almost 20 years and do not appear
How a member of North Korea’s Kim dynasty joined middle America
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
though Ko and Ri have not seen Kim Jong Un in almost 20 years and do not appear to have held official positions, U.S. intelligence on North Korea is so thin that this couple still represents a valuable source of information on the family... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Push to expand FBI surveillance authority threatens US email privacy billsaid the change needed essentially corrects a typo. The Senate Intelligence Co
Push to expand FBI surveillance authority threatens US email privacy bill
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
said the change needed essentially corrects a typo. The Senate Intelligence Committee this week passed a bill to fund the U.S. intelligence community that contains a similar provision that would allow NSLs to be used to gather email... Read more
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Reuters
Push to expand FBI surveillance authority threatens U.S. email privacy billsaid the change needed essentially corrects a typo. The Senate Intelligence Co
Push to expand FBI surveillance authority threatens U.S. email privacy bill
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
said the change needed essentially corrects a typo. The Senate Intelligence Committee this week passed a bill to fund the U.S. intelligence community that contains a similar provision that would allow NSLs to be used to gather email... Read more
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PhysOrg
EU lawmakers seek tougher limits on US data useShield was unveiled in February after a European court struck down the previous
EU lawmakers seek tougher limits on US data use
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
Shield was unveiled in February after a European court struck down the previous pact, Safe Harbor, amid concerns over the safety of data stored by companies in the U.S. and possible exposure to surveillance by U.S. intel... Read more
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Silicon Valley
E.U. lawmakers seek tougher limits on U.S. data useShield was unveiled in February after a European court struck down the previous
E.U. lawmakers seek tougher limits on U.S. data use
Silicon Valley / Posted 3 days ago
Shield was unveiled in February after a European court struck down the previous pact, Safe Harbor, amid concerns over the safety of data stored by companies in the U.S. and possible exposure to surveillance by U.S. intel... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
EU lawmakers seek tougher limits on US data useSafe Harbor, amid concerns over the safety of data stored by companies in the U
EU lawmakers seek tougher limits on US data use
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
Safe Harbor, amid concerns over the safety of data stored by companies in the U.S. and possible exposure to surveillance by U.S. intelligence agencies. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published,... Read more
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The Hindu
Judgment day for South America’s Operation Condorfor scores of executions and kidnappings -- 89 in Argentina alone. Prosecutors
Judgment day for South America’s Operation Condor
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
for scores of executions and kidnappings -- 89 in Argentina alone. Prosecutors based their case partly on declassified U.S. intelligence documents showing how the South American regimes worked together to identify political exiles in... Read more
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Breitbart
Silicon Valley Outsourcing Encryption Keys to Customersable to say that we don’t have it.” Even to the most cynical of tech professio
Silicon Valley Outsourcing Encryption Keys to Customers
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
able to say that we don’t have it.” Even to the most cynical of tech professionals was stunned by revelations from former U.S. intelligence consultant and current fugitive Edward Snowden regarding the clandestine domestic National Security Agency... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
With email probe nearing end, FBI may question Hillary ClintonReince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspecto
With email probe nearing end, FBI may question Hillary Clinton
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Reince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspectors general at the State Department and the U.S. intelligence community are reviewing whether security procedures or laws were broken. At least three dozen civil... Read more
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NBC News
New Taliban Leaders May Mean More Attacks on U.S. Targetshad been a deputy to Mullah Mansour and is believed to be about 60 years old.
New Taliban Leaders May Mean More Attacks on U.S. Targets
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
had been a deputy to Mullah Mansour and is believed to be about 60 years old. But perhaps more significant, according to a U.S. intelligence official, were the promotions of his two new deputies — Sirajuddin Haqqani and Mullah Muhammad... Read more
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ABC News
What to Know About the New Taliban Commander After US Drone Strikewith the U.S. targeting of Mansur, signal little hope for peace prospects betwe
What to Know About the New Taliban Commander After US Drone Strike
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
with the U.S. targeting of Mansur, signal little hope for peace prospects between the Taliban and Afghan government. A U.S. intelligence official told ABC News the Taliban can either choose to double down on its military focus or choose to work... Read more
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Market Watch
How the U.S. would destroy North Korea’s nuclear weaponsknow for sure where they are located or how well they are protected. Second, w
How the U.S. would destroy North Korea’s nuclear weapons
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
know for sure where they are located or how well they are protected. Second, we have no way of knowing just how good the U.S. intelligence picture really is when it comes to the North Korean nuclear program. Predicting the likelihood of a U.S.... Read more
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Breitbart
Report: U.S. Troops Seek Authority to Attack Taliban Againinflicting record casualties on Afghan civilians and security forces as well as
Report: U.S. Troops Seek Authority to Attack Taliban Again
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
inflicting record casualties on Afghan civilians and security forces as well as expanding the territory it controls. “U.S. intelligence agencies have been warning the White House that the Taliban could seize more Afghan territory, including... Read more
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Daily Mail
Satellite images show 'ISIS attack' that destroyed Russian helicoptershelicopters and 20 supply trucks destroyed at base Images show a runway and se
Satellite images show 'ISIS attack' that destroyed Russian helicopters
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
helicopters and 20 supply trucks destroyed at base Images show a runway and separate depot apparently scorched by a fire U.S. intelligence firm claims damage was caused by an ISIS bombardment But U.S. officials say it was result of fuel tank... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is Senate bill allowing 9/11 families to sue Saudi Arabia all real?discussion with Saudi Arabia. Relatives of Sept. 11 victims have urged the Oba
Is Senate bill allowing 9/11 families to sue Saudi Arabia all real?
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
discussion with Saudi Arabia. Relatives of Sept. 11 victims have urged the Obama administration to declassify and release U.S. intelligence that allegedly discusses possible Saudi involvement in the attacks. Passage of the bill on Tuesday sends... Read more
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The Hill
Senate panel advances spy policy bill, after House approves its own version“This bill would mean more government surveillance of Americans, less due proce
Senate panel advances spy policy bill, after House approves its own version
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
“This bill would mean more government surveillance of Americans, less due process and less independent oversight of U.S. intelligence agencies.” At the same time, the bill does include one measure pushed by Wyden, which would allow for the... Read more
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FOX News
Russian attack helicopters destroyed in Syria; US officials say 'accident' to blamethe Russian base, known locally as 'T4.' Fighter jets belonging to the Syrian r
Russian attack helicopters destroyed in Syria; US officials say 'accident' to blame
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
the Russian base, known locally as 'T4.' Fighter jets belonging to the Syrian regime were also destroyed. On Tuesday, the U.S. intelligence firm Stratfor published satellite images showing the destruction to part of the base including the charred... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Clinton private email probe winding downearlier this month. In addition to the ongoing FBI investigation, the inspecto
Clinton private email probe winding down
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
earlier this month. In addition to the ongoing FBI investigation, the inspectors general at the State Department and the U.S. intelligence community are reviewing whether security procedures or laws were broken. There have also been at least... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Clinton email probe in late stage, FBI may question herReince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspecto
Clinton email probe in late stage, FBI may question her
Naples Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Reince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspectors general at the State Department and the U.S. intelligence community are reviewing whether security procedures or laws were broken. At least three dozen civil... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
With email probe nearing end, FBI may question Hillary ClintonReince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspecto
With email probe nearing end, FBI may question Hillary Clinton
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Reince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspectors general at the State Department and the U.S. intelligence community are reviewing whether security procedures or laws were broken. At least three dozen civil... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
With email probe nearing end, FBI may question Hillary ClintonReince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspecto
With email probe nearing end, FBI may question Hillary Clinton
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Reince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspectors general at the State Department and the U.S. intelligence community are reviewing whether security procedures or laws were broken. At least three dozen civil... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
U.S. says late Taliban leader was planning attacks on Americanscontest and in fighting over the summer season. Mansour’s death cleared “an ob
U.S. says late Taliban leader was planning attacks on Americans
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
contest and in fighting over the summer season. Mansour’s death cleared “an obstacle to reconciliation,” said one U.S. intelligence official, also speaking on condition of anonymity. “But it’s not clear if it clears the path for... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Things could explode': Why pressure is mounting as Venezuela's economy melts downthis would happen through peaceful, democratic means or through a more violent
'Things could explode': Why pressure is mounting as Venezuela's economy melts down
CBC.ca / Posted 6 days ago
this would happen through peaceful, democratic means or through a more violent scenario. Briefing reporters in Washington, U.S. intelligence officials warned that Maduro could be ousted by his own military. One commented: "You can hear the ice... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
China's scary lesson to the world - Censoring the Internet worksthe same time, Edward Snowden's revelations about the scale of global surveilla
China's scary lesson to the world - Censoring the Internet works
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
the same time, Edward Snowden's revelations about the scale of global surveillance conducted over the Internet by U.S. intelligence agencies has been "the gift that keeps on giving" for China, said Creemers, undermining any pretence that... Read more
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Salon.com
Clinton email probe in late stage, FBI may question herReince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspecto
Clinton email probe in late stage, FBI may question her
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
Reince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspectors general at the State Department and the U.S. intelligence community are reviewing whether security procedures or laws were broken. At least three dozen civil... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Clinton email probe in late stage, FBI may question herReince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspecto
Clinton email probe in late stage, FBI may question her
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
Reince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspectors general at the State Department and the U.S. intelligence community are reviewing whether security procedures or laws were broken. At least three dozen civil... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Clinton email probe in late stage, FBI may question herReince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspecto
Clinton email probe in late stage, FBI may question her
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
Reince Priebus said this month. In addition to the FBI investigation, inspectors general at the State Department and the U.S. intelligence community are reviewing whether security procedures or laws were broken. At least three dozen civil... Read more
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FOX News
US military wants more power to strike Taliban in AfghanistanBarack Obama confirmed Mansour’s death on Monday. The death came amid indicatio
US military wants more power to strike Taliban in Afghanistan
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
Barack Obama confirmed Mansour’s death on Monday. The death came amid indications of an impending Taliban offensive. U.S. intelligence agencies have been warning the White House that the Taliban could seize more Afghan territory, including... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Hillary Clinton email probe in late stage; FBI may question herIn addition to the FBI investigation, inspectors general at the State Departmen
Hillary Clinton email probe in late stage; FBI may question her
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
In addition to the FBI investigation, inspectors general at the State Department and the U.S. intelligence community are reviewing whether security procedures or laws were broken. At least three dozen civil lawsuits have been filed, including one by... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Tom Gallagher: The desperate plight of Iraqi Christiansto the genocide determination based on a review of a “vast” amount of informati
Tom Gallagher: The desperate plight of Iraqi Christians
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
to the genocide determination based on a review of a “vast” amount of information gathered by the State Department, the U.S. intelligence community, and by outside groups, including New Haven, Conn.-based Knights of Columbus who funded and... Read more
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The Sault Star
U.S. says late Taliban leader was planning attackscontest and in fighting over the summer season. Mansour's death cleared "an ob
U.S. says late Taliban leader was planning attacks
The Sault Star / Posted 6 days ago
contest and in fighting over the summer season. Mansour's death cleared "an obstacle to reconciliation," said one U.S. intelligence official, also speaking on condition of anonymity. "But it's not clear if it clears the path for... Read more
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