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Judge: Lawsuit In Petraeus Scandal Can Proceed

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge says a Tampa, Florida, woman can pursue her lawsuit alleging that the government invaded her privacy in the scandal over former CIA director David Petraeus. 123 more words


Petraeus In Denver To Speak About Terrorism

DENVER (AP) — Retired Gen. David Petraeus will speak about national security threats facing the U.S. during a talk in Denver commemorating the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 79 more words


AMERICAN WAR GENERALS: You'll Be Surprised at What They Have to Say on Nat Geo (Video Sneak Peek)

Powell. McChrystal. McCaffrey. Clark. These are all names with which the American public is familiar, but perhaps we do not really know much more than the fact that these men have all been important military leaders for the United States. 590 more words

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'Pay Attention to Other People's Nightmares, Because They Might Be Contagious'

ISIS Makes Liberals Rediscover the Necessity of Hard Power

Bret Stephens writes: So now liberals want the U.S. to bomb Iraq, and maybe Syria as well, to stop and defeat ISIS, the vilest terror group of all time. 574 more words

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The Collapse of the Mosul Dam Could Affect Millions of People

General Karim Fatah, commander of a Kurdish peshmerga battalion near the Mosul dam, told ABC News that Kurdish forces have taken control of both ends of the dam. 347 more words


RT: ISIS in Iraq stinks of CIA/NATO ‘dirty war’ op, by William Engdahl, June 24, 2014 . . . looking back . . . ~J

William Engdahl is an award-winning geopolitical analyst and strategic risk consultant whose internationally best-selling books have been translated into thirteen foreign languages.

Published time: June 24, 2014 10:22… 1,535 more words


One Time I laid a Company Challenge Coin on GEN Petraeus

When General Petraeus visited our FOB, in 2010-11, I was a Company Commander. Seeing an opportunity to lay a coin on the master of COIN, I colluded with my 1SG, who received a purple heart for getting blown up (he survived with a few scratches, miraculously – 8 Afghan Policemen and militiamen, as well as 5 Afghan civilians were not so lucky), to use the opportunity to thank General Petraeus for his work on behalf of soldiers and war fighters via the “Gater Done” Alpha “Alligator” Company, 1-87 Infantry official Deployment Coin. 248 more words