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Obama’s Failed Legacy In Afghanistan: 300 Marines Headed Back To The Endless Afghan War By
WASHINGTON — Despite campaign promises to bring an end to U.S. wars in the Middle East, there’s still no end in sight to the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan as Barack Obama enters the final days of his presidency. As one...
The Pentagon Re-Packaged Al Qaeda As ‘Khorasan Group’ To Sell Attack On Syria By
Published in partnership with Shadowproof. United States officials misled the public about a Syrian terrorist group, the Khorasan Group, in the run up to air strikes in the country in 2014. The group was not new, as officials suggested, but essentially a group of reinforcements...
Pentagon Backs Away From Own Justification For Strikes On Yemen By
Reports on Saturday night that the USS Mason came under attack for the third time in less than a week off the coast of Yemen were quietly rolled back by the Pentagon, who have since noted they aren’t really sure about that, and reiterated today that they are still “assessing”...
Pentagon Using Private Contractors To Create Anti-ISIS Themed Fake News By
The Pentagon has hired private contractors to produce propaganda combating Islamic State’s “lies and deception” on social media, the Bureau has established. A Department of Defense official confirmed the digital warfare tactics in response to revelations by the Bureau...
US Withdraws Most Military Support Staff From Saudi’s War On Yemen By
The Pentagon has withdrawn the vast majority of the military personnel involved in Saudi Arabia’s war against Yemen, officials revealed today, saying there are now “fewer than five” troops inside Saudi Arabia participating in the operation, down from nearly 45 at...
Audit: Pentagon Cannot Account For $6.5 Trillion Dollars Is Taxpayer Money By
A new Department of Defense Inspector General’s report, released last week, has left Americans stunned at the jaw-dropping lack of accountability and oversight. The glaring report revealed the Pentagon couldn’t account for $6.5 trillion dollars worth of Army general...
Half Of The Uncharged Detainees In Guantanamo Cleared For Release By
In addition to the 10 detainees actually charged with something, Guantanamo Bay continues to hold some 66 detainees totally uncharged with any crime. These detainees have been held for years, many over a decade, and many for no real reason. Musab Omar Ali al-Madhwani, a...
State Dept Demands US Military Attack Assad Instead of ISIS By
Ongoing fighting between the CIA and the Pentagon over who the US is actually at war with in Syria appears to have dragged the US State Department in as well, with reports emerging that “dozens” of top State officials have signed a document “protesting” US policy...
Pentagon And CIA Supporting Opposing Syrian Rebel Groups By
While the Syrian Arab Army assisted by Russia is gaining ground in Syria, eliminating Daesh and al-Qaeda terrorists, Washington is yet to decide whom exactly it supports in the Middle Eastern region. And here is the rub, since Washington has at least two versions...
Elon Musk Just Exposed Billions In Corrupt Pentagon Spending To Weapons Manufacturers By
Lockheed Martin and Boeing continue to hold an unnecessarily costly monopoly on the Defense Department’s space program, despite an alternative that would spare taxpayers no less than $250 million — each time a space launch is conducted. Government favoritism for the...