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The Stealthy Chopper That Sneaks Special Forces Behind Enemy Lines

GIZMODO

Blackhawks and Apaches may be the poster-choppers of America's Special Forces but much of the heavy lifting that makes those missions possible is handled by the venerable CH-47G Chinook. And with the most recent round of modernizations, this...
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on Thu Oct 2 7:12 AM

Civilian casualty standard eased in Iraq, Syria | Military Times

MILITARY TIMES

President Barack Obama announced in May 2013 that no lethal strike against a terrorist would be authorized without 'near-certainty that no civilians will be killed or injured.'
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on Thu Oct 2 2:16 AM

Taliban Bomber Targets Army Bus in Afghan Capital

VOICE OF AMERICA

A Taliban suicide attacker targeted an Afghan army bus in Kabul Thursday, killing three people. The strike is the latest deadly attack against vehicles taking government staff to work in the Afghan capital. At least eight people were wounded in...
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on Wed Oct 1 9:02 PM

Army general, accused of sex assault by adviser, quietly retired with demotion - News

STARS AND STRIPES

A two-star Army general who was fired from his job in Djibouti last year after allegedly groping a female adviser was allowed to retire quietly with a demotion in rank, according to Army officials and military documents.
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on Wed Oct 1 4:39 PM

Civilian casualty standard eased in Iraq, Syria - Middle East

STARS AND STRIPES

President Barack Obama announced in May 2013 that no lethal strike against a terrorist would be authorized without "near-certainty that no civilians will be killed or injured." But amid unconfirmed reports of civilian casualties, the White House...
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on Wed Oct 1 1:23 PM

Allen: 'Important moment' for anti-ISIS coalition

CNN

"It could take years" to train Syrian opposition forces to effectively take on ISIS in Syria, retired Gen. John Allen told CNN in an exclusive interview. "But, the process for getting that unfolded is occurring right now."
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on Wed Oct 1 12:47 PM

Airstrikes launched amid intelligence gaps

WTHR TV 13

Current and former U.S. officials say the Pentagon is grappling with significant intelligence gaps as it bombs Iraq and Syria.
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on Wed Oct 1 9:55 AM

Syria blasts at school kill 22, including 10 kids - Middle East

STARS AND STRIPES

Twin bombings near an elementary school in Syria killed at least 22 people on Wednesday, including at least 10 children, with the second blast going off as screaming parents frantically searched for their sons and daughters in a street littered...
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on Wed Oct 1 8:18 AM

Cheers and Jeers: Wednesday

DAILYKOS

From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Carter's 2002 Nobel Peace Prize photo. Happy #90 to #39! If you don’t count George Washington's fake choppers, Jimmy Carter owns the most famous set of presidential teeth in history. That Jimmy grin was what...
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on Wed Oct 1 6:00 AM

America Spends $68 Billion a Year on 17 Major Intelligence Agencies. So Why Do We Keep Getting Caught Off-Guard?

MOTHER JONES

This story first appeared on the TomDispatch website. What are the odds? You put about $68 billion annually into a maze of 17 major intelligence outfits. You build them glorious headquarters. You create a global surveillance state for the ages....
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