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The 4GWAR blog will resume Saturday, August 23 with the FRIDAY FOTO (a little bit later than usual). 11 more words

National Security And Defense

AFRICA: Mali President on Northern Region's Woes

Completely Lawless.

Before heading home from the U.S.-Africa Business Forum that ended Wednesday (August 6), President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of Mali spoke at the Center for Strategic and International Studies… 167 more words

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AFGHANISTAN: U.S. Army General Killed 14 Wounded in Insider Attack UPDATE

Kabul Carnage.

UPDATES with additional Kirby comment about shooter from press conference transcript and background on Greene from Reuters report

A man wearing an Afghan Army uniform opened up with a machine gun during a visit by coalition military brass Tuesday (August 5) in Kabul, killing a U.S. 343 more words

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HOMELAND/NATIONAL SECURITY: Vickers on Counter Terrorism

Counter Terrorism Strategy.

The Pentagon’s top intelligence adviser says terrorists in Syria, Yemen and the wild region along the Afghanistan/Pakistan border still pose the greatest threat to U.S. 481 more words

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AROUND AFRICA: Nigeria bombing, missing school girls; EU Anti-Piracy

Kaduna bombings.

Scores of people are reported killed by a pair of explosions in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna. Police say one of the bombs apparently targeted a moderate Muslin cleric who has criticized the Muslim extremist group, Boko Haram, the… 650 more words

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