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General Officer Announcements

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today that the president has made the following nominations:

Air Force Maj. Gen. John D. Bansemer for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as assistant director of National Intelligence for Partner Engagement, … 134 more words

Department Of Defense

Out of Touch: Obama Stubbornly Opposing American National Security Interests; House Passes Refugee Bill in Defiance of Veto Threat

Jack Martinez reports: “National security and public safety are not simply factors to be considered,” in policy decisions said Trey Gowdy, the South Carolina representative who heads the House Special Committee on Benghazi, during debate over a refugee bill in the… 307 more words

United States

Obama Threatens to Veto Syria Refugee Bill

President Barack Obama would veto a Republican bill introduced in the wake of the Paris attacks to toughen the screening process for Syrian refugees, the White House said Wednesday. 294 more words

American News

Statement from Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook on Intelligence Sharing with France

Over the past year, the United States has been working closely with the French military, intelligence, and security services to strengthen intelligence sharing to prosecute… 128 more words

Department Of Defense

Iran's Iraqi Shiite Proxies Increase Their Deployment to Syria

Phillip Smyth

October 2, 2015

Recent online activities show that various Iranian-backed Iraqi Shiite militias have greatly expanded their recruitment efforts in support of the Assad regime, including numerous reports of significant battlefield action. 1,985 more words

Ed Snowden Signed Up for Twitter, Follows One Account: the NSA

Edward Snowden, the world’s most famous whistleblower, has joined Twitter, announcing his presence on the social media platform with a reference to a once ubiquitous… 130 more words