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Department Of Defense Audit Reveals US Lost Track Of $1 Billion Worth Of Weapons By
The US military lost track of $1 billion worth of arms bound for Iraq and Kuwait, according to a US Department of Defense audit obtained by Amnesty International. The government audit, from September 2016, reveals that the DoD “did...
Iran Slams Manchester Terrorists, Calls For Comprehensive Approach To End Terror By
The Iranian Foreign Ministry has issued a statement today condemning last night’s suicide attack at a music concert in Manchester, Britain, saying it underscores the need for a “comprehensive” approach to eliminating terrorism worldwide. The statement also faulted...
US Airstrikes In Syria Now Killing More Civilians Than Assad’s Air Force By
The number of civilians killed in air strikes by the US-led coalition in Syria over the past month was the highest monthly toll since it began its campaign against the Islamic State (IS) group in 2014, a monitoring organization said on Tuesday. The UK-based Syrian Observatory...
ISIS Claims Responsibility For Manchester Terrorist Attack By
Update via the Associated Press: Officials in the United States say British authorities have identified the suspect in the Manchester suicide bombing attack as Salman Abedi. A U.S. official confirmed the identity Tuesday to The Associated Press. No additional details were...
In Saudi Speech, Trump Declares Absolute War Between Good and Evil By
In his four months in office, President Trump has steadily been rebranding himself away from the outsider candidate willing to drift far afield of the conventional wisdom of US leadership, and toward a rarely well-spoken, and oftentimes downright surly facsimile of a modern,...
What’s In A Name? U.S. Takes Syria’s Al-Qaeda Off Terror Watchlists By
WASHINGTON, D.C.– It turns out that getting off the U.S.’ and Canada’s terror watchlist is as simple as changing your name. While the terror watchlist in the U.S. has long been both secretive and controversial – as “reasonable suspicion” is enough to label...
Flynn Allegedly Blocked Plan To Retake ISIS Stronghold That Turkey Opposed By
Former US national security adviser, Michael Flynn, reportedly blocked a military plan against the Islamic State that was opposed by Turkey just days before President Donald Trump was sworn in. The plan, to retake Raqqa from the Islamic State group, was to be carried out...
Chomsky Says Republicans Most Dangerous Group In History – Assange Points To CIA By
CHILE (Analysis) — On Monday, Noam Chomsky – renowned linguist, academic and activist – repeated his assertion in an interview with the BBC that the modern U.S. Republican Party is the most dangerous organization in human history, adding that, as an organization,...
Israel May Be Behind Laptop Ban On Mideast Airlines By
US news reports say Israel was the source of intelligence that President Donald Trump disclosed to the Russians during a White House meeting last week, igniting further controversy for the beleaguered administration. According to a New York Times report on Tuesday, Israel...
New US Airstrikes Kill 30 Civilians Near Iraq, Syria Border By
Adding to the growing civilian death toll caused by US airstrikes in Iraq and Syria, the US overnight attacked the Syrian border town of Abu Kamal, along the key Iraqi border crossing, killing at least 30 civilians in the process. The US carried out the strikes at 3:00...