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What fuels IS?

Weeks before the attacks that killed 129 people in Paris, U.S. warplanes resumed sorties above Syria and Iraq, targeting anew oil fields and other parts of a vast petroleum infrastructure that fuels—and funds—Islamic State, … 1 201 fler ord


One way of better understanding the apparent contradictions and zigzags is that the Pentagon and CIA are running policies separately and covertly from the official stance of the White House and State Department. 1 608 fler ord

The International Reporter

Deadly Military Crashes Show Training Can Be As Dangerous As War

U.S. troops are back in Iraq and still fighting in Afghanistan. But a pair of crashes Monday show offered a grim reminder of the dangers facing even troops who are far from the war zones. 191 fler ord

The Cable

Emails show DOD analysts told to 'cut it out' on ISIS warnings; IG probe expands

Fox News, by Catherine Herridge, Nov. 23, 2015:

Analysts at U.S. Central Command were pressured to ease off negative assessments about the Islamic State threat and were even told in an email to “cut it out,” Fox News has learned – as an investigation expands into whether intelligence reports were altered to present a more positive picture. 746 fler ord

Counter Jihad Report

Army moves JRSS along, with other services in tow -- FCW

The Army is moving forward with what Pentagon leaders consider to be a crucial piece of the future defense IT backbone: the Joint Regional Security Stacks. 11 fler ord

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