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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Eli Lake: Foreign leaders know Donald Trump’s word can be ignoredDonald Trump orders a nuclear strike as rashly as he tweets? Sen. Bob Corker,
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 42 minutes ago
Donald Trump orders a nuclear strike as rashly as he tweets? Sen. Bob Corker, Trump’s former ally and chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, held hearings this month on the president’s authorities over nuclear weapons. Trump and... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
If Trump wants nuclear war, virtually no one can stop himcomments echoed the ones made a few days earlier by one of his predecessors, re
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
comments echoed the ones made a few days earlier by one of his predecessors, retired Air Force Gen. Robert Kehler. At a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Nov. 14, Kehler asserted that nuclear operations officers would refuse to... Read more
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Breitbart
Thanksgiving Update: Mitch McConnell Losing the War Against Republican Basesmoke him on Sept. 26 by nearly double digits. That same day, McConnell ally Se
Breitbart / Posted 5 hours ago
smoke him on Sept. 26 by nearly double digits. That same day, McConnell ally Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN)—the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee—announced his intent to retire next year. That cleared the way for conservative Rep.... Read more
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DW
'Time is not in Russia's favor' |own Republican party have voiced concern about him as a potential danger in the
DW / Posted 11 hours ago
own Republican party have voiced concern about him as a potential danger in the world. In October, Chairman of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Bob Corker, went so far as to say that the US President could put the country "on the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Friday, Nov. 24, 2017: Reject tax bill, limit nuclear weapon use, invest in Maine’s childrenregarding North Korea, and his declaration to pull the United States out of the
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
regarding North Korea, and his declaration to pull the United States out of the Iran nuclear agreement. At the Nov. 14 Senate Foreign Relations Committee meeting devoted to the topic of the first strike nuclear war issue, concerns were brought... Read more
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Business Standard India
Saudi Arabia agrees to buy $7 billion in weapons from US firmsof weapons take place. The agreement could be held up in Congress, where Bob C
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
of weapons take place. The agreement could be held up in Congress, where Bob Corker, the Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, announced in June that he would block arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab... Read more
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Canberra Times
US pressed Saudis to ease Yemen blockade for aid shipmentsmembers of the administration," US Senator Todd Young said of the situation in
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
members of the administration," US Senator Todd Young said of the situation in Yemen. Young, a Republican member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, spoke before the Saudi-led military coalition's decision was announced on Wednesday. The... Read more
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Fortune
Saudi Arabia Agrees to Buy $7 Billon in Weapons From U.S. Firms: Reportof weapons take place. The agreement could be held up in Congress, where Bob C
Fortune / Posted yesterday
of weapons take place. The agreement could be held up in Congress, where Bob Corker, the Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, announced in June that he would block arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab... Read more
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EuroNews
U.S. pressed Saudis to ease Yemen blockademembers of the administration,” U.S. Senator Todd Young said of the situation i
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
members of the administration,” U.S. Senator Todd Young said of the situation in Yemen. Young, a Republican member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, spoke before the Saudi-led military coalition’s decision was announced on... Read more
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EuroNews
Saudi Arabia agrees to buy $7 billion in precision munitions from U.S. firmsof weapons take place. The agreement could be held up in Congress, where Bob Co
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
of weapons take place. The agreement could be held up in Congress, where Bob Corker, the Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, announced in June that he would block arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US pressed Saudis to ease Yemen blockade for aid shipmentsmembers of the administration," US Senator Todd Young said of the situation in
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
members of the administration," US Senator Todd Young said of the situation in Yemen. Young, a Republican member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, spoke before the Saudi-led military coalition's decision was announced on Wednesday. The... Read more
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The Age
US pressed Saudis to ease Yemen blockade for aid shipmentsmembers of the administration," US Senator Todd Young said of the situation in
The Age / Posted yesterday
members of the administration," US Senator Todd Young said of the situation in Yemen. Young, a Republican member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, spoke before the Saudi-led military coalition's decision was announced on Wednesday. The... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Impeach Trump Billboards go up in Times Squarethe public. He is a clear and present danger to the United States of America.
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
the public. He is a clear and present danger to the United States of America. Republican Senator Bob Corker, Chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, referred to the Trump White House as a day care center, and observed that this president... Read more
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CBS News
Tillerson makes unilateral determination on child soldiersresponse from your staff, I am concerned about the precedent this action may se
CBS News / Posted yesterday
response from your staff, I am concerned about the precedent this action may set and the message it could send to countries that still have not ended child soldiering," said Cardin, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relatio... Read more
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Swissinfo
Special Report - Nuclear strategists call for bold move: scrap ICBM arsenalif the person lacks experience, background, knowledge and temperament” to make
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
if the person lacks experience, background, knowledge and temperament” to make the decision, he said. This month, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing to discuss the president’s authority to launch a first-strike nuclear... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Impeach Trump Billboards go up in Times Squarethe public. He is a clear and present danger to the United States of America.
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
the public. He is a clear and present danger to the United States of America. Republican Senator Bob Corker, Chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, referred to the Trump White House as a day care center, and observed that this president... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
If Trump wants nuclear war, virtually no one can stop himcomments echoed the ones made a few days earlier by one of his predecessors, re
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
comments echoed the ones made a few days earlier by one of his predecessors, retired Air Force Gen. Robert Kehler. At a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Nov. 14, Kehler asserted that nuclear operations officers would refuse to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Eli Lake: U.S. adversaries get it: Trump can be ignoredTrump orders a nuclear strike as rashly as he tweets? Sen, Bob Corker, R-Tenn.
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
Trump orders a nuclear strike as rashly as he tweets? Sen, Bob Corker, R-Tenn., Trump's former ally and chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, held hearings this month on the president's authorities over nuclear weapons. Trump and... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
State Dept employees protest exclusion of violators from child soldiers listall the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tiller
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
all the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tillerson on Friday, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland, expressed concern over the content of the employees' memo,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
State Dept employees protest exclusion of violators from child soldiers listall the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tiller
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
all the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tillerson on Friday, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland, expressed concern over the content of the employees' memo,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
State Dept employees protest exclusion of violators from child soldiers listall the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tiller
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
all the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tillerson on Friday, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland, expressed concern over the content of the employees' memo,... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
State Dept employees protest exclusion of violators from child soldiers listall the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tiller
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
all the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tillerson on Friday, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland, expressed concern over the content of the employees' memo,... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
State Dept employees protest exclusion of violators from child soldiers listall the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tiller
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
all the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tillerson on Friday, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland, expressed concern over the content of the employees' memo,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
State Dept employees protest exclusion of violators from child soldiers listall the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tiller
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
all the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tillerson on Friday, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland, expressed concern over the content of the employees' memo,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
State Dept employees protest exclusion of violators from child soldiers listall the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tiller
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
all the information that came from the various bureaus." In a letter to Tillerson on Friday, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland, expressed concern over the content of the employees' memo,... Read more
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CBS News
Top Democrat expresses concern Tillerson broke law related to child soldiersaffect efforts to protect children from being recruited and used as soldiers,"
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
affect efforts to protect children from being recruited and used as soldiers," wrote Cardin, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Under the Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008, Cardin said that the State Department... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
State Dept employees protest exclusion of violators from child soldiers listnational interest," and must alert Congress within 45 days. In a letter to Til
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
national interest," and must alert Congress within 45 days. In a letter to Tillerson on Friday, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland, expressed concern over the content of the memo, and "the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
State Dept employees protest exclusion of violators from child soldiers listnational interest," and must alert Congress within 45 days. In a letter to Til
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
national interest," and must alert Congress within 45 days. In a letter to Tillerson on Friday, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland, expressed concern over the content of the memo, and "the... Read more
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News 8000
State Dept employees protest exclusion of violators from child soldiers listnational interest," and must alert Congress within 45 days. In a letter to Til
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
national interest," and must alert Congress within 45 days. In a letter to Tillerson on Friday, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland, expressed concern over the content of the memo, and "the... Read more
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Raw Story
State Dept. revolt: Tillerson accused of violating US law on child soldiersinto completely eradicating the use of child soldiers. ‘UNCONSCIONABLE ACTIONS
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
into completely eradicating the use of child soldiers. ‘UNCONSCIONABLE ACTIONS’ Ben Cardin, ranking Democrat on the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, wrote to Tillerson on Friday saying there were “serious concerns that the State... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Prison Labor Camps Are Not Progressivethe CIA and two years in a federal prison for blowing the whistle on the agency
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
the CIA and two years in a federal prison for blowing the whistle on the agency's use of torture. He served on John Kerry's Senate Foreign Relations Committee for two years as senior investigator into the Middle East. He writes and speaks about... Read more
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Daily Mail
State Dept revolt: Tillerson accused of violating U.S....used to shame governments into completely eradicating the use of child soldiers
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
used to shame governments into completely eradicating the use of child soldiers. Ben Cardin, ranking Democrat on the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, wrote to Tillerson on Friday saying there were 'serious concerns that the State... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Important Symbolism, but Probable Futility, of the Taylor Force Act | Middle East Forum | 4 Kislev 5778 – November 21, 2017chance of instigating such change. Palestinian leaders aren’t impressed by wha
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
chance of instigating such change. Palestinian leaders aren’t impressed by what they’ve seen so far. Shortly after the Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved TFA in August, the Abbas-led PLO Executive Committee issued a blistering... Read more
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Gulf News
Tillerson accused of violating US law on child soldiersinto completely eradicating the use of child soldiers.‘Unconscionable action’Be
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
into completely eradicating the use of child soldiers.‘Unconscionable action’Ben Cardin, ranking Democrat on the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee, wrote to Tillerson on Friday saying there were “serious concerns that the State... Read more
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New York Daily News
Rex Tillerson accused of violating child soldiers lawinto completely eradicating the use of child soldiers. ‘UNCONSCIONABLE ACTIONS’
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
into completely eradicating the use of child soldiers. ‘UNCONSCIONABLE ACTIONS’ Ben Cardin, ranking Democrat on the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, wrote to Tillerson on Friday saying there were “serious concerns that the State... Read more
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The Hill
Top Dem: Lawmakers taking 'more active role' in Trump foreign policycommand for the use of nuclear weapons, and I think Congress is looking for a w
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
command for the use of nuclear weapons, and I think Congress is looking for a way to assert itself in that regard.” The Senate Foreign Relations Committee, on which Cardin is the ranking Democrat, held a hearing earlier this month over the... Read more
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The Hill
CBO's fuzzy math shouldn't stop nuclear defense modernizationthey want, or at least something close. The CBO’s October 2017 nuclear report
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
they want, or at least something close. The CBO’s October 2017 nuclear report was requested by one senior member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. As one Senate defense staffer explained to us, “The request was carefully designed to... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
What if the general says 'no' to president's nuclear order?Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United S
The Times and Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United States Strategic Command, testifies before Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on North Korea on Capitol Hill in Washington. It’s hard to overstate how... Read more
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The Sentinel
What if the general says 'no' to president's nuclear order?Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United S
The Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United States Strategic Command, testifies before Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on North Korea on Capitol Hill in Washington. It’s hard to overstate how... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
What if the general says 'no' to president's nuclear order?Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United S
Santa Maria Times / Posted 3 days ago
Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United States Strategic Command, testifies before Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on North Korea on Capitol Hill in Washington. It’s hard to overstate how... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
What if the general says 'no' to president's nuclear order?Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United S
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 3 days ago
Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United States Strategic Command, testifies before Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on North Korea on Capitol Hill in Washington. It’s hard to overstate how... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
What if the general says 'no' to president's nuclear order?Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United S
Sioux City Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United States Strategic Command, testifies before Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on North Korea on Capitol Hill in Washington. It’s hard to overstate how... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Who Gets To Push The Nuclear Button?volatile person who might push the button. Senator Bob Corker (R, TN) and Senat
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
volatile person who might push the button. Senator Bob Corker (R, TN) and Senator Chris Murphy (D,CT) are using the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to portray President Trump as a quixotic person who shouldn’t have his finger on the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Democrat back from the dead after corruption case mistrialtime." Left unclear Thursday was whether Mr Menendez would be able to return t
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
time." Left unclear Thursday was whether Mr Menendez would be able to return to his perch as top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Senator Benjamin Cardin, has served as the panel's ranking Democrat since Mr Menendez's... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is a military coup against Trump in the cards?States on November 8 last year. Yet that moment of potential sedition seemed to
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
States on November 8 last year. Yet that moment of potential sedition seemed to pass off as a rather humdrum event. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held its hearings Tuesday on the legalities surrounding the presumed executive power of... Read more
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Boston Globe
General says nuclear order can be refused; Trump sparks debate about war authoritya war with North Korea. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from J
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
a war with North Korea. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. During testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee last week, retired General Robert Kehler who served as the head of Strategic Command from... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authorityNov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United S
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United States Strategic Command, testifies before Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on North Korea on Capitol Hill in Washington. It’s hard to overstate how... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authorityNov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United S
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United States Strategic Command, testifies before Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on North Korea on Capitol Hill in Washington. It’s hard to overstate how... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authorityNov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United S
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United States Strategic Command, testifies before Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on North Korea on Capitol Hill in Washington. It’s hard to overstate how... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authorityNov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United S
Fremont Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Nov. 14, 2017, photo, Gen. Robert Kehler, USAF (Ret.) former Commander United States Strategic Command, testifies before Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on North Korea on Capitol Hill in Washington. It’s hard to overstate how... Read more
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