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The Hill
Air Force responds: We do not ‘intend to recall retired pilots’of Defense on the matter. Pentagon spokesman Navy Cmdr. Gary Ross said in a st
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
of Defense on the matter. Pentagon spokesman Navy Cmdr. Gary Ross said in a statement to CNBC that Defense Secretary James Mattis now has the power to recall up to 1,000 retired military pilots into service to address the shortage, a responsibility... Read more
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The Hindu
In a foreign policy hazethat led to a slew of statements on the U.S.’s relationship with Pakistan. Jus
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
that led to a slew of statements on the U.S.’s relationship with Pakistan. Just days before U.S. Defence Secretary James Mattis and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford had told a Senate armed service committee that Pakistan’s... Read more
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CBS News
GOP senator on Niger ambush: Need to get "full, accurate story"branches of government we should be informed at all times," McCain said on Frid
CBS News / Posted 3 hours ago
branches of government we should be informed at all times," McCain said on Friday. According to Secretary of Defense James Mattis, the soldiers killed were not expecting enemy contact at the time they were ambushed earlier this month by a group of... Read more
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Philly.com
Best Restaurants and Bars along the Main Line: Craig LaBan's Guideartful mural, open mikes, and laid-back vibe, has been a fixture in Wayne for t
Philly.com / Posted 4 hours ago
artful mural, open mikes, and laid-back vibe, has been a fixture in Wayne for two decades. But more recently, owner Rich Mattis has been house-roasting the cafe’s own beans, too. I’ve been impressed at each visit with both the quality and... Read more
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EuroNews
Senators Seek More Information on U.S. Mission in Nigerinformation on the attack, including what role the U.S. military currently has
EuroNews / Posted 5 hours ago
information on the attack, including what role the U.S. military currently has in the country. Defense Secretary James Mattis met with Graham on Friday, and on "Meet The Press," Graham and Schumer both said they expect a briefing on the... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. senators seek answers on U.S. presence in Niger after ambushon time and geography,” he added. “You’ve got to tell us more and he [McCain] i
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
on time and geography,” he added. “You’ve got to tell us more and he [McCain] is right to say that.” Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told Graham and McCain, who serves as chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, on Friday that the military is... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Too Many Troubling Questions About the death of Sgt. La David Johnsonhis widow that made race the issue in the death. This was fueled by the pridefu
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 hours ago
his widow that made race the issue in the death. This was fueled by the prideful statement by Defense Secretary James Mattis that "the U.S. military does not leave troops behind." This boost seemed to fly squarely in the face of the fact that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump executive order allows Air Force to recall 1,000 retired pilotsmore pilots, and Friday's executive order could be used later to help address t
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
more pilots, and Friday's executive order could be used later to help address those challenges. Defense Secretary James Mattis now has 'additional authorities to recall retired aviation officers regardless of certain limitations on status,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump rush-delivers condolence letters to families of late sailorsstorm brewing over how these things have been handled,' Eckels told The Atlanti
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
storm brewing over how these things have been handled,' Eckels told The Atlantic. 'I've received letters from McCain, Mattis, and countless other officials before his. 'I wasn't sure if the fact that the accident that caused Timothy's death... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Witcover: Trump is his own worst enemyretired military generals to high administration posts – John F. Kelly as his s
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
retired military generals to high administration posts – John F. Kelly as his second White House chief of staff, James Mattis as his secretary of defense and H.R. McMaster as his national secretary adviser. All three are now often cited as... Read more
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The Hill
Gold Star families receive condolence letters from Trump months after sons' deathsstorm brewing over how these things have been handled,” Eckels told The Atlanti
The Hill / Posted 19 hours ago
storm brewing over how these things have been handled,” Eckels told The Atlantic. “I’ve received letters from McCain, Mattis, and countless other officials before his. I wasn’t sure if the fact that the accident that caused Timothy’s death has... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Jim Slattery: Top ten reasons Congress should maintain the Iran nuclear dealsupport the notion that the United States is safer with the JCPOA in place. Thi
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
support the notion that the United States is safer with the JCPOA in place. This is the view of Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford, and a number of... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
President Trump says he’s looking ‘very, very strongly’ at welfare reform, says some people are ‘taking advantage of the system’what they really need to live and we think it is very unfair to them,” said Tru
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 21 hours ago
what they really need to live and we think it is very unfair to them,” said Trump, flanked by Defense Secretary James Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during a Cabinet meeting. “Because some people are really taking advantage of our... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Trump: ‘End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight’and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: “I
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 22 hours ago
and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: “I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them as well.” The-CNN-Wire ™ & © 2017 Cable News... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Trump's mental instability threatens national securitypre-digest information to accommodate his limited attention span. Or, as in Cor
Op-Ed News / Posted 23 hours ago
pre-digest information to accommodate his limited attention span. Or, as in Corker's tweet: "I think Sec. Tillerson, Sec. Mattis and Chief of Staff Kelly are those people that help separate our country from chaos." We're supposed to be relieved... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Trump: ‘End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight’the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: “I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Trump: ‘End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight’the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: “I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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CBS News
Where does the U.S. have troops in Africa, and why?mounted on the back of a Marine CH53 at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. The U.S. str
CBS News / Posted yesterday
mounted on the back of a Marine CH53 at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. The U.S. strategy in Africa, as Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has said, is mainly to equip African forces and help allies like France abroad to build those nations' security... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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News 8000
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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Boston Globe
For some veterans, John Kelly’s remarks add to a worrying military-civilian divideat Stanford University’s Hoover Institution and co-editor of the book ‘‘Warrior
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution and co-editor of the book ‘‘Warriors and Citizens’’ with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. ‘‘My guess is that military families will pull themselves further into the community because they don’t want to be... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Trump said he called the families of 'virtually everybody' who died in service — but internal White House-Pentagon emails tell a different storyreached out to all the families of soldiers who had been killed. In return, Ca
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
reached out to all the families of soldiers who had been killed. In return, Capt. Hallock Mohler, Defense Secretary James Mattis' executive secretary, replied to the White House with an email that included information about how each servicemember... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Trump: 'End of the ISIS caliphate is in sight'the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: "I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Trump said he called the families of 'virtually everybody' who died in service — but internal White House-Pentagon emails tell a different storyreached out to all the families of soldiers who had been killed. In return, Ca
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
reached out to all the families of soldiers who had been killed. In return, Capt. Hallock Mohler, Defense Secretary James Mattis' executive secretary, replied to the White House with an email that included information about how each servicemember... Read more
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The Hindu
Rex Tillerson to have big regional agenda during India visitthe security concerns, especially after the Kabul airport attack during the sur
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
the security concerns, especially after the Kabul airport attack during the surprise visit of U.S. Defence Secretary James Mattis in September. Significantly, Mr. Ghani will visit New Delhi for a day on Tuesday before returning to Kabul. “He is... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Sen. Lindsey Graham: ‘The war is headed to Africa’told reporters on Capitol Hill. The South Carolina Republican's comments came
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
told reporters on Capitol Hill. The South Carolina Republican's comments came after a meeting with Defense Secretary James Mattis and followed the news that four US servicemen were killed in action in Niger in an ambush by ISIS fighters. "The war... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Trump: ‘End of the ISIS Caliphate is in Sight’the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the pres
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
the plan to defeat ISIS under Obama, and they always got approval from the president at the time. Carter added: “I can well imagine that if my successor, Jim Mattis, had ways of moving things along, then he would have recommended them... Read more
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The Hill
Timeline: How info on the deadly Niger attack trickled outthe administration can engage in contact.” Oct. 19: Pentagon confirms investig
The Hill / Posted yesterday
the administration can engage in contact.” Oct. 19: Pentagon confirms investigation into attack Defense Secretary James Mattis confirmed that the U.S. military had launched a formal investigation into the ambush amid increasing questions about... Read more
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Gulf News
Pressure grows on Trump to reveal circumstances leading to Niger attackthe Senate armed services committee, replied: “Of course not.”In separate remar
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
the Senate armed services committee, replied: “Of course not.”In separate remarks on Thursday, the defence secretary, James Mattis, said the Pentagon was conducting an investigation into the attack while noting the US currently had roughly 1,000... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Members Of Congress Demand Answers In Deadly Niger AmbushSecretary of Defense Jim Mattis says the mission in Niger that killed four U.S.
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted yesterday
Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis says the mission in Niger that killed four U.S. Army sergeants is still under investigation. Jeremiah Johnson, Bryan Black, Dustin Wright and La David Johnson were not expecting enemy contact when they were ambushed... Read more
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FOX News
Niger attack: Final farewell Saturday for Sgt. La David Johnsonother soldiers were injured in the attack, and nearly 10 Nigerien troops were a
FOX News / Posted yesterday
other soldiers were injured in the attack, and nearly 10 Nigerien troops were also killed. U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis has said that his department is investigating the circumstances that led to the attack. American and French troops... Read more
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FOX News
Niger attack: Final farewell Saturday for Sgt. La David Johnsonother soldiers were injured in the attack, and nearly 10 Nigerien troops were a
FOX News / Posted yesterday
other soldiers were injured in the attack, and nearly 10 Nigerien troops were also killed. U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis has said that his department is investigating the circumstances that led to the attack. American and French troops... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
White House backs Kelly in tiff with House memberof the Niger operation, including whether Trump authorized it, while it was bei
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
of the Niger operation, including whether Trump authorized it, while it was being investigated. Defense Secretary James Mattis met Friday with Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, with regard to the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
LETTERS, Oct. 21: Keep emergency department at Cape Fearwas Secretary Clinton’s fault do not seem to feel that way about Secretary of S
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
was Secretary Clinton’s fault do not seem to feel that way about Secretary of State Tillerson or Secretary of Defense Mattis. Why not? It is clear that this attack was a surprise -- there was no information on the presence of hostile troops... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Get answers on Niger caseof Congress have expressed frustration with the lack of information about the i
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
of Congress have expressed frustration with the lack of information about the incident, and even Defense Secretary James N. Mattis has expressed frustration over the Army’s inability to provide a precise time line and other information about the... Read more
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asianage
Ahead of Rex Tillerson’s visit, US concerned over human rights violations in Pakin all bilateral discussions between the US and Pakistan, he said, ahead of the
asianage / Posted yesterday
in all bilateral discussions between the US and Pakistan, he said, ahead of the visit of US Defence Secretary James Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Islamabad in October. At a news conference here, Sindhi Foundation alleged... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Charting a responsible course forward on IranU.S. intelligence community, our allies abroad, and Trump’s own top military of
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
U.S. intelligence community, our allies abroad, and Trump’s own top military officials — including Defense Secretary James Mattis and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Joseph Dunford — have all verified these achievements and advised the president to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
COMMENTARY: Charting a responsible course forward on IranU.S. intelligence community, our allies abroad, and Trump’s own top military of
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
U.S. intelligence community, our allies abroad, and Trump’s own top military officials — including Defense Secretary James Mattis and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Joseph Dunford — have all verified these achievements and advised the president to... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
White House defends Kelly in fight over war deadGOP chairman, John McCain of Arizona, is arranging the meeting. Graham, who me
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
GOP chairman, John McCain of Arizona, is arranging the meeting. Graham, who met Friday with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, warns against jumping to conclusions about what happened. He says, "Sen. McCain's going to set up a process . . . so... Read more
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Boston Globe
Conflicting accounts in Niger ambush are subject of Pentagon investigationCommittee, told reporters Thursday that he might subpoena the Defense Departmen
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Committee, told reporters Thursday that he might subpoena the Defense Department for answers. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis traveled to Capitol Hill on Friday to meet with McCain as well as another member of the committee, Sen. Lindsey... Read more
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