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McCarthy: “A Country That Was Serious About National Security Would Never Put Brennan in Charge”

The President has proposed two very controversial candidates to head two of the most important agencies in the federal government: Chuck Hagel for Secretary of Defense, and John Brennan for Director of the CIA. The following article was written by

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Book Review: Benghazi: The Definitive Report

When the first reports of the new book “Benghazi:  The Definitive Report” first came out last week, we did not review it because we had not yet had our own opportunity to read it, and our first purchase from Amazon

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Posted in Middle East, Terrorism, US, World

Is Pentagon Planning to Double Its Global Spy Network?

More than 1,600 new Defense Department agents will collect intelligence and report findings to CIA, said to be overstretched The news is likely to heighten concerns about the accountability of the US military amid concerns about the CIA’s drone programme.

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Petraeus to Testify at Senate Hearings This Week

  Former CIA Director David Petraeus will voluntarily testify before congressional panels investigating the September terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, Sen. Dianne Feinstein said Wednesday. The precise timing of Petraeus’s visit to Capitol Hill hasn’t been finalized, Feinstein said, though

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Petraeus Resigns: Raises More Questions than Answers

The story hit the airwaves like a bomb and immediately the media was on it, for a change.  Seriously absent from the reports, however, were the implications of the timing. Although he attributed his decision to an extramarital affair, the

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Benghazi: Excuses, Evasions, and Lies

Working through the continuing barrage of excuses, evasions, and lies regarding the events in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012, one is baffled by the nature of the rationale behind them. Four American personnel, including our most senior diplomatic official,

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Obama Signed Secret Order Supporting Rebels, al Qaeda in Syria

A US government source has acknowledged that the US is collaborating in a secret ‘nerve center’ operated by Turkey and its allies to support Syrian ‘rebels’, including al Qaeda and the Syrian Muslim Brotherhood. As our readers have seen in

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