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TOP TALKER - U.S. government SPIED ON Muslim-AMERICAN LEADERS: The Intercept's Glenn Greenwald is out with the latest installment in his series of stories based on documents leaked to him last year by Edward Snowden, this time reporting that the ...

According to the US Embassy in Kyrgyzstan, the Transit Centre, during its more than 12 years of operations, handled more than "33,000 refueling missions, moved more than 5.3 million servicemen in and out of Afghanistan and served 42,000 cargo missions ...
Just months before the bulk of American and NATO troops are slated to withdraw from Afghanistan, amid continuing popular resistance to the occupation, the two camps that have supported the 13-year US military occupation of the country are at each other ...
But at this point, it is based more in theory than reality. Still, even a theoretical cut of nearly 4,200 ... He referred to a 970-page draft report from U.S. Army Environmental Command that examines cuts in personnel spread over 30 U.S. bases with ...

Regimes in Afghanistan and Pakistan support US military intervention and drone attacks within their territory. In the face of this ... Despite enormous pressure on the US president and Congress to launch a war against Iran from Israel's fifth column ...
The inspiration for the current version of Islamic salafiyah, and particularly for its militant wing,has come mainly from the Egyptian, partly-American-educated polemicist religiously learned man (Arabic: alim), Sayyid Qutub. ... These were the Muslim ...
Late last month, the White House unveiled a request for $65 billion in additional spending for the war in Afghanistan and other defense programs, on top of the approximately $500 billion in the Pentagon's base budget. Over $58 billion of that request ...
Is America becoming an isolationist nation? The question might seem strange in an era when the US military bestrides the world like no power since ancient Rome.
More than half of the 50,000 U.S. troops in Japan are based in Okinawa, the location of several bases, including Kadena, the biggest U.S. air base in Asia. An advisory on its website said the storm was at a level for which all outdoor activity was ...
According to reports, the attack was carried out near a medical clinic in the province of Parwan near the Bagram Air Base on Tuesday.
And all of this is integrated in U.S. bases in South Korea and, of course, we have just reopened bases in The Philippines, and are building another Marine base in Australia. So, it's the biggest U.S. military build-up in Asia since the Vietnam War. And ...
Gerhard Peters and John Woolley, co-founders of the American Presidency Project at the University of California, Santa Barbara, are among the leading authorities in the US on the use of presidential executive power, going back to George Washington ...
The interpreters who worked for American forces during the recent Afghanistan war - and the many still working - are among America's bravest and most loyal allies.
Those things were unnecessary, because in what Lincoln offered to his audience as "a government of the people, by the people, for the people," the government was made up of us, the purpose of government was to serve us, and the government was beholden ...
The interpreters who worked for American forces during the recent Afghanistan war - and the many still working - are among America's bravest and most loyal allies.

At the moment, because of American bases in Australia - one of which houses a powerful US Marine task force and the other which is used for targeting offensive weapons systems - when a civilian prime minister says we want to stand aside, we wouldn't ...
A third report from July 2013 found that Camp Leatherneck, one of the largest bases in Afghanistan, capable of housing more than 13,500 personnel at a time, had two 12-ton and two 24-ton incinerators aboard the base that were purchased for $11.5 ...
The Larger Significance of the Afghan War. The prolonged US war in Afghanistan, now in its 13th year, and Washington's defeat and retreat in the face of an unconquered Taliban national resistance, has enormous consequences for US empire-building, as ...
But just as Kauai is a major center for biotech companies (Syngenta, DupontPioneer, Dow AgroSciences, BASF), so is it a critical, albeit under-reported, testing and training hub for the U.S. military, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency ...
"It is a great opportunity to give back to military family that give us so much, and their loved ones that support them," Elegance owner Charlott Sitarski said in a statement.
"It has been very supportive of having us here, living and working among them. "It's a lovely part of the country so it's a shame we have to leave, but these things happen.
But just as Kauai is a major center for biotech companies (Syngenta, DupontPioneer, Dow AgroSciences, BASF), so is it a critical, albeit under-reported, testing and training hub for the U.S. military, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency ...
The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating the agreements at KBR, and the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan reconstruction is examining the agreements used by IRD. Both companies have denied wrongdoing, .... In 2005, KBR contract ...
... exceed those in the US. Regimes in Afghanistan and Pakistan support US military intervention and drone attacks within their territory.
A third report from July 2013 found that Camp Leatherneck, one of the largest bases in Afghanistan, capable of housing more than 13,500 personnel at a time, had two 12-ton and two 24-ton incinerators aboard the base that were purchased for $11.5 ...
I know you share my view that accountability of American bases would lead to elimination of American bases. And thank you to Lindis for ... And, of course, telling a U.S. police officer to disarm could quite easily get you locked up for insanity if it ...
workers and youth need to base themselves on the clear understanding that a systemic failure of the global capitalist system is underway.
I know you share my view that accountability of American bases would lead to elimination of American bases. And thank you to Lindis for ... And, of course, telling a U.S. police officer to disarm could quite easily get you locked up for insanity if it ...
(AP) - A law took effect this week in Tennessee making it the first U.S. state to have the option of executing death row inmates with the electric chair if drugs for lethal injections are not available.
(AP) - army bases and surrounding communities across the country would lose up to 80 percent of their military and civilian workforces if maximum cuts in both budget and force size go into effect at the end of the decade, according to worst-case ...
The investment by the U.S. Pacific Command has paid off. American special forces will stay in the ... We no longer have permanent bases there as we once had with Clark Air Force Base and the naval base in Subic Bay, both of which were closed in the ...
The report comes as the Pentagon and Congress are at odds over proposals to trim the size of America's military after 13 years of war in Iraq and Afghanistan. The new findings, issued last week by the U.S. Army Environmental Command at Fort Sam Houston ...
(AP) - A law took effect this week in Tennessee making it the first U.S. state to have the option of executing death row inmates with the electric chair if drugs for lethal injections are not available.
Bowe Bergdahl has been described by some as the only deserter from the U.S.-led war in Afghanistan, a label that is not strictly accurate as his story is somewhat convoluted and the U.S. Army authorities are not completely convinced that he left his ...
Business. Solid US job gains pointing to a stronger recovery .... army bases and surrounding communities across the country would lose up to 80 percent of their military and civilian workforces if maximum cuts in both budget and force size go into ...
Last month, after years of indecision, Pakistan's military has launched a full-scale operation in the North Waziristan Tribal Agency aimed at eliminating terrorist bases and ending the region's lawlessness. In particular, the army wants to clear out ...
I know you share my view that accountability of American bases would lead to elimination of American bases. And thank you to Lindis for ... And, of course, telling a U.S. police officer to disarm could quite easily get you locked up for insanity if it ...
The investment by the U.S. Pacific Command has paid off. American special forces will stay in the ... We no longer have permanent bases there as we once had with Clark Air Force Base and the naval base in Subic Bay, both of which were closed in the ...
His company was the last of the Delaware National Guardsmen to return from Afghanistan. Under American flags and "Welcome Home" signs, people lined the streets from the inlet to the fire hall.
army bases and surrounding communities across the country would lose up to 80 percent of their military and civilian workforces if maximum cuts in both budget and force size go into effect at the end of the decade, according to worst-case scenario ...
Last month, after years of indecision, Pakistan's military launched a full-scale military operation in the North Waziristan Tribal Agency aimed at eliminating terrorist bases and ending the region's lawlessness. In particular, the army wants to clear ...
In December 2011, after nearly 9 years of occupation and continuous fighting against first the Iraqi military and later an entrenched insurgency, the U.S. completed its final withdrawal of combat troops from the country. By any measure .... It's like ...
Robert Max, a U.S. Army sergeant who enlisted in 2008, served a 10-month tour in Iraq, while his adoptive younger brother Matthew Tipton, a Marine Corps corporal, has twice been deployed to Afghanistan in his five years of service. The eldest, Michael ...
That was before 9/11, before Thomas decided to join the army, before his tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan at bases with smoke-belching burn pits, before the cancer that started chewing away at his lungs and brain and finally killed him. ... "We ...
army bases, including Fort Knox and Fort Campbell, and surrounding communities across the country would lose up to 80 percent of their military and civilian workforces, if maximum cuts in both budget and force size go into effect at the end of the ...
Robert Max, a U.S. Army sergeant who enlisted in 2008, served a 10-month tour in Iraq, while his adoptive younger brother Matthew Tipton, a Marine Corps corporal, has twice been deployed to Afghanistan in his five years of service. The eldest, Michael ...
... butchered us, cut our heads off." As it was, "at least 80 people were massacred by the foreign insurgents, who from the beginning were sniping at and shelling mortars at the civilians of Kassab," reported the Armenian-American news site Asbarez ...
Bowe Bergdahl has been described by some as the only deserter from the U.S.-led war in Afghanistan, a label that is not strictly accurate as his story is somewhat convoluted and the U.S. Army authorities are not completely convinced that he left his ...


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