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COUNTER TERRORISM: Air Strikes on Khorosan Group, Australian Attack Thwarted

Syria Air Attack.

U.S. and Middle East partner nation forces launched air strikes Monday night and early Tuesday morning (September 22 and 23) against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). 431 more words

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SPECIAL OPERATIONS: Green Berets Cross Florida sound the stealthy way

Infiltration Operation.

U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers, towing their equipment, swim across Santa Rosa Sound in Northern Florida.

We rarely get to see photos of… 194 more words

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Obama Resisting Cabinet, and Shouldn't Be

A week after I gave President Obama positive remarks on his speech regarding ISIL and his strategy against them, it seems the president  isn’t intent on evolving the strategy if anything down the line doesn’t work.   489 more words

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COUNTER TERRORISM: New Threats, New Challenges, New Response UPDATE

9/11 2001 and 2014

UPDATES with additional Obama remarks, criticism by Sens. McCain and Graham, Middle East coalition agreement and maps of Iraq and Syria by the… 858 more words

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ISIS and the Way Forward

They started out as a renegade group from Al Qaeda, who deemed them “too violent” for their cause.  Some time ago, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, ISIS for short, were just thought of as a small jihadist network that posed a very minor, if little at all, threat to the Middle East or the West.   1,124 more words

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ADVISORY

On Vacation

Your 4GWAR editor is away in Colorado on vacation.

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

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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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