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Laser Beam Attacks Bedevil U.S. Military Pilots in Mideast

Lasing is a growing and dangerous problem, officials say

In this image from the U.S. Department of Defense, C-130 pilots prepare to land at Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan in March.  1,003 more words

United States

Afghanistan. Graveyard Of Empires, by Eric Margolis

After seventeen years, there’s still no light at the end of the tunnel in Afghanistan, and America’s still there. From Eric Margolis at lewrockwell.com:

After 17 bloody years, the longest war in US history continues without relent or purpose in Afghanistan. 306 more words


And with that in mind, almost 17 years later, don’t think that victory is out of the question either. Every day that the U.S. military stays in Afghanistan is indeed a victory for… well, not George W.

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Syrian War Daily – 18th of August 2018

Hello and welcome to the 520th installment of the SWD.

Military events/news are listed below by the governorates: 892 more words

Military Updates

Foreign wars

“Erik Prince, founder of the controversial firm Blackwater, is trying to convince President Donald Trump to privatize America’s war in Afghanistan.”

Richard Nixon campaigned in 1968 on a promise to end the draft.  223 more words


5 Essential Grilling Tips for Summer

Chef Jonathan Collins, Coyote Outdoor Living Brand Ambassador, shares his five essential tips on how to elevate your grill skills for a quintessential outdoor summer event! 469 more words

Food & Drink



music collective
gathered together
diverse voices
singing in chorus
evocative melodies


Response to Carpe Diem #1499 Food For The Soul, music from Afghanistan