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The Solitary Executive

Traditionally, when referring to the president, a certain shorthand is used: the Obama administration, the Bush presidency, the Clinton White House, Reagan’s executive branch, etc. But these phrases are little more than euphemisms. 1 370 fler ord


The United States Marine Corps: Power Projection on a Global Scale

Although much is written about the U.S. Special Forces and Navy Seals, these special operations forces are intended to be used mostly for asymmetrical, unconventional operations or to supplement the actions of larger military operations utilizing more conventional forces. 2 420 fler ord


Inside Trump’s Tortured Search for a Winning Strategy in Afghanistan

In mid-July, President Donald Trump sat down for a meeting with the head of an American chemical company that transformed his view of the U.S. military presence in Afghanistan. 2 508 fler ord


US insists military ready to counter North Korea

Senior US officials today insisted they are ready to respond to any North Korean attack, after a White House aide dismissed talk of a ”military option.” … 210 fler ord

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2017-08-17 Helmsmen Toastmasters Club 2412 Meeting 2893 Minutes


Minutes for Meeting 2893, Helmsmen Toastmasters Club 2412, Thursday August 17, 2017

Congratulate Chanelle Johnson as Toastmaster of the Day, ”Change Yourself, Change the World” ! 603 fler ord

Helmsmen Toastmasters 2412 Meeting Minutes

SitRep: Trump Calls Meeting on Afghanistan Strategy; Bannon Outlines Foreign Policy, Possibly By Mistake

By Paul McLeary

Afghan strategy coming? President Donald Trump will huddle at Camp David on Friday with his National Security Council for the latest go-around on his administration’s struggle to form a strategy for the 16 year-old war in Afghanistan. 1 107 fler ord

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Pentagon Forces Out Popular Press Spokesman

The Defense Department has parted ways with a senior media adviser who had years of experience working with reporters, a move that is sure to aggravate the administration’s already difficult relations with the press corps. 752 fler ord