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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Forces Increase Airstrikes Amid Uncertainty Over FutureAn intensifying U.S. airstrike campaign against Somalia is unlikely by itself t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
An intensifying U.S. airstrike campaign against Somalia is unlikely by itself to defeat a resilient band of al-Qaida-aligned militants, a fact that could tempt the U.S. to wade deeper into a country faced with the departure of an African force that... Read more
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Salon.com
The American military uncontainedThis piece originally appeared on What gives? Why are highly maneuverable and
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
This piece originally appeared on What gives? Why are highly maneuverable and sophisticated naval ships colliding with lumbering cargo vessels? Why is an Air Force that exists to fly and fight short 1,200 pilots? Why are U.S. Special Operations... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Soldier's death a 'devastating blow' to Dunstable DUNSTABLE -- A quiet community came to grips with the tragic death of one of
Lowell Sun / Posted 5 days ago
DUNSTABLE -- A quiet community came to grips with the tragic death of one of its sons Friday as his family grieved in private. Army Staff Sgt. Alexander Dalida, 32, was killed Thursday in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Double-Edged Sword - Vigilantes in African Counter-InsurgenciesNairobi/Dakar/Brussels — Vigilante groups have been successful in providing loc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Nairobi/Dakar/Brussels — Vigilante groups have been successful in providing local security. But subcontracting security functions to vigilante groups for counter-insurgency purposes is a dangerous option for fragile African states. African leaders... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Danny Sjursen, Whose Side Are You On?In some closet, I still have toy soldiers from my 1950s childhood. They played
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
In some closet, I still have toy soldiers from my 1950s childhood. They played a crucial role in an all-American world of good guys and bad guys I learned about, in part, from the westerns and war movies my father took me to at local movie theaters.... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
NA unanimously passed resolution against Donald Trump remarksISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Wednesday unanimously passed a resolution a
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Wednesday unanimously passed a resolution against the remarks of United States President Donald Trump about Pakistan, calling the statement “hostile and threatening”. The House also rejected the claim of NATO... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What Happened To Making America Great Again?Authored by Curt Mills via The National Interest, With Steve Bannon out of the
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
Authored by Curt Mills via The National Interest, With Steve Bannon out of the White House, regrets are abounding in some corners of the right over how President Trump staffed his administration. As a candidate Donald Trump excoriated his party’s... Read more
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dna
Pak National Assembly passes resolution condemning Trump's 'hostile and threatening' statementsPakistan's National Assembly unanimously passed a resolution condemning Preside
dna / Posted 22 days ago
Pakistan's National Assembly unanimously passed a resolution condemning President Donald Trump's "hostile and threatening" statements against the country and opposing his move to provide more space to India in Afghanistan in the new Afghan and South... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why Google Made The NSAAuthored by Nafeez Ahmed via Medium.com, Inside the secret network behind mass
Zero Hedge / Posted 22 days ago
Authored by Nafeez Ahmed via Medium.com, Inside the secret network behind mass surveillance, endless war, and Skynet... INSURGE INTELLIGENCE, a new crowd-funded investigative journalism project, breaks the exclusive story of how the United States... Read more
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TribLIVE
Navy accidents raise questions of whether force is stretched too thin | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 25 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online... Read more
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TribLIVE
Navy accidents raise questions of whether force is stretched too thin | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 25 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online... Read more
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heraldscotland
Inside the Viper's NestAl-Qaeda in Iraq called the shots back then and the town was largely in the han
heraldscotland / Posted 25 days ago
Al-Qaeda in Iraq called the shots back then and the town was largely in the hands of its hard-core Iraqi and foreign jihadis. Tal Afar’s stone fortifications and narrow alleys had a haggard look about them. It was a suspicious, threatening place,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Deadly Navy accidents in the Pacific raise questions over a force stretched too thinConstant deployments, a shrinking number of ships and high demands on crews hav
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
Constant deployments, a shrinking number of ships and high demands on crews have frayed the U.S. Navy, according to naval experts and current and former Navy officers, leading to four major incidents at sea this year and the deaths of 17... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Navy Ends Search For USS McCain Missing; Confirms 1 DeathThe U.S. Navy on Thursday called off the search at sea for sailors missing afte
KPBS San Diego / Posted 28 days ago
The U.S. Navy on Thursday called off the search at sea for sailors missing after a collision between a destroyer and an oil tanker, and confirmed the identity of one body. The 7th Fleet said divers will continue to search flooded compartments inside... Read more
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Aljazeera
The Russian-Saudi rapprochement and IranIn mid-July, the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs finally issued an agreemen
Aljazeera / Posted 28 days ago
In mid-July, the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs finally issued an agreement to Ahmed Al Wahishi who in early autumn will take up his duties as ambassador of Yemen to Moscow. Al Wahishi is the fourth candidate proposed by the Saudi-backed... Read more
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Daily Mail
America's top soldier in Afghanistan threatens the TalibanTop US general in Afghanistan vows to annihilate ISIS, crush remnants of al-Qae
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
Top US general in Afghanistan vows to annihilate ISIS, crush remnants of al-Qaeda and warns the Taliban it 'cannot win' after Trump's dramatic U-turn on the 16-year war General John Nicholson asked Congress to grant him more troops in... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump eyes Taliban talks, puts Pakistan on notice in Afghan war planTrump’s new Afghan war plan, which puts Pakistan on notice for its purported su
The Washington Times / Posted 29 days ago
Trump’s new Afghan war plan, which puts Pakistan on notice for its purported support of terror groups while also opening the door to peace talks with the Taliban, drew a mix of praise and criticism Tuesday from regional leaders and U.S.... Read more
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DW
Donald Trump's 'new strategy' for Afghanistan receives mixed reactions in Europe, Kabul |President Trump's announcement on Monday of his new military strategy for Afgha
DW / Posted 29 days ago
President Trump's announcement on Monday of his new military strategy for Afghanistan could be considered a broken campaign pledge, since he had promised in 2016 to quit the war in Afghanistan. And NATO was listening to the US president's speech for... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Gen. Votel interview: 'A bit of a stalemate' in Afghanistan, but a chance to optimize gains thereIn developing the plan for the war in Afghanistan that he announced Monday nigh
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
In developing the plan for the war in Afghanistan that he announced Monday night, President Donald Trump consulted with advisers including his military leaders throyugh their chain of command. One man providing advice was the regional military... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Pence says Trump favors 'resolve and commitment'U.S. Gen. John Nicholson, top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, left, talks with C
Dayton Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
U.S. Gen. John Nicholson, top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, left, talks with Col. Khanullah Shuja, commander of the national mission brigade of the Afghan special operations force, and U.S. Gen. Joseph Votel, head of U.S. Central Command, at Camp... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
UN's Haley lauds 'results-based' Afghan policyU.S. Gen. John Nicholson, top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, left, talks with C
Dayton Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
U.S. Gen. John Nicholson, top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, left, talks with Col. Khanullah Shuja, commander of the national mission brigade of the Afghan special operations force, and U.S. Gen. Joseph Votel, head of U.S. Central Command, at Camp... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Afghanistan's president voices thanks for policyU.S. Gen. John Nicholson, top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, left, talks with C
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 30 days ago
U.S. Gen. John Nicholson, top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, left, talks with Col. Khanullah Shuja, commander of the national mission brigade of the Afghan special operations force, and U.S. Gen. Joseph Votel, head of U.S. Central Command, at Camp... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Taliban advised USA administration to hold direct talks with themISLAMABAD: As President Donald Trump has delayed the long-awaited policy on the
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted a month ago
ISLAMABAD: As President Donald Trump has delayed the long-awaited policy on the future US role in Afghanistan, which was scheduled to be unveiled on August 18, a Taliban leader has advised the American administration to hold direct talks with the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump will address path forward on AfghanistanPresident Trump to address nation on his plan for Afghanistan - as Pentagon wan
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
President Trump to address nation on his plan for Afghanistan - as Pentagon wants to send 4,000 more US troops to the country The White House announced Sunday that President Trump would be addressing the nation Monday night from Arlington,... Read more
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dna
Pakistan must ensure its soil is not used for terror activities: Top US GeneralPakistan must ensure that its soil is not used for any terrorist attack against
dna / Posted 1 months ago
Pakistan must ensure that its soil is not used for any terrorist attack against the neighbours, a top American General has said. US Central Command (CENTCOM) commander General Joseph Votel conveyed this to Islamabad during a visit last week. This... Read more
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dna
US urges Pak to 'ensure' its soil is not used for terrorist activitiesA top American General said Pakistan must ensure that its soil is not used for
dna / Posted 1 months ago
A top American General said Pakistan must ensure that its soil is not used for any terrorist activities against the neighbours. US Central Command (CENTCOM) commander General Joseph Votel conveyed this to Islamabad during a visit this week. This... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan must ensure its soil not used for terror attack against neighbours: Top American generalIslamabad Pakistan must ensure that its soil is not used for any terrorist atta
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 1 months ago
Islamabad Pakistan must ensure that its soil is not used for any terrorist attack against the neighbours, a top American General has said. US Central Command (CENTCOM) commander General Joseph Votel conveyed this to Islamabad during a visit this... Read more
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asianage
Pak must not use own soil for terror activities against neighboursIslamabad: A top US commander has asked Pakistan to ensure that its soil is not
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
Islamabad: A top US commander has asked Pakistan to ensure that its soil is not used for any terrorist attack against the neighbours. United States Central Command (CENTCOM) commander General Joseph Votel this week led a delegation to Pakistan. This... Read more
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dna
Pak must ensure its soil not used for terror activitiesA top US commander has asked Pakistan to ensure that its soil is not used for a
dna / Posted 1 months ago
A top US commander has asked Pakistan to ensure that its soil is not used for any terrorist attack against the neighbours. United States Central Command (CENTCOM) commander General Joseph Votel this week led a delegation to Pakistan. This was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump studying options for new approach to Afghan warmeets with his top national security aides at Camp David to develop a new Afgha
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
meets with his top national security aides at Camp David to develop a new Afghan war strategy Donald Trump is considering his options for a new approach to Afghanistan President met with his top national security aides at Camp David on... Read more
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New Kerala
Pak Army assures U.S. of cooperation in restoring peace in Afghanistan - newkerala news #264502Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa has reaffirmed the Pakistan Army's commitment and cooper
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa has reaffirmed the Pakistan Army's commitment and cooperation with the US-led coalition forces in Afghanistan to restore peace in Afghanistan. He conveyed this during a meeting with a United States military delegation... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Trump studying options for new approach to Afghan warPresident Donald Trump, right, boards Marine One helicopter, followed by member
Northwest Herald / Posted 1 months ago
President Donald Trump, right, boards Marine One helicopter, followed by members of his staff at Hagerstown Regional Airport in Hagerstown, Md., Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, en route to nearby Camp David, for a meeting with his national security team to... Read more
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