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War With Iran: Has It Already Begun?

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by Justin Raimondo

3 Jun 09 | AWC

Obama talks peace with Iran, but what’s he doing under the radar? Read the rest of this entry »

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3 June 2009 at 3:50 pm

Joint Chiefs Chairman Criticizes Afghan Air Strikes

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18 May 09 | NYT and BBC

The United States cannot succeed in Afghanistan if the American military keeps killing Afghan civilians, Adm. Mike Mullen, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said on Monday. Read the rest of this entry »

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18 May 2009 at 4:20 pm

Tillman’s Parents Want General’s Record Reviewed

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12 May 09 | AP

The parents of slain Army Ranger and NFL star Pat Tillman voiced concerns Tuesday that the general who played a role in mischaracterizing his death could be put in charge of military operations in Afghanistan.


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13 May 2009 at 3:18 pm

Obama’s Choice for Top Afghan Commander Suggests Special Ops Strikes to Continue

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by Gareth Porter

12 May 09 | IPS

The choice of Lt. Gen. Stanley McChrystal to become the new U.S. commander in Afghanistan has been hailed by Defence Secretary Robert Gates and national news media as ushering in a new unconventional approach to counterinsurgency. Read the rest of this entry »

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13 May 2009 at 6:26 am

Did Newly Announced Top Afghan General Run ‘Cheney’s Assassination Wing’, Cover Up Tillman Murder?

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12 May 09 | Raw Story

It was reported on Tuesday that Lieutenant General Stanley McChrystal will be taking over command of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, pending Senate approval. Read the rest of this entry »

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12 May 2009 at 2:11 pm