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Pentagon Tells N.A.T.O. Pay Your Way

“In an ultimatum to America’s allies, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told fellow NATO members Wednesday to increase military spending by year’s end or risk seeing the U.S. curtail its defense support” https://www.yahoo.com/news/pentagon-chief-mattis-makes-clear-us-committed-nato-135812034–politics.html That’s right. Pay up for your own military … Continue reading

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“[U.K.] Military should investigate itself, Iraq abuse report will urge “

“A report into the Iraq Historical Allegations Team (IHAT), which investigates claims alleging that UK troops engaged in abuse and torture in Iraq, will call for the initiative to be replaced by a military-led team. The report due out next … Continue reading

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“Dozens of Afghan troops AWOL from military training in U.S.”

“Forty-four Afghan troops visiting the United States for military training have gone missing in less than two years, presumably in an effort to live and work illegally in America, Pentagon officials said.” http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-afghanistan-military-idUSKCN1260A1 Only God knows who and where these … Continue reading

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“Thai vote favor of junta’s charter”

“Preliminary results of a referendum on Sunday showed Thailand has voted to accept a junta-backed constitution that would pave the way for an election next year but require future elected governments to rule on the military’s terms. The junta, formally … Continue reading

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Coup D’etat In Turkey Fails

Civilians reclaimed Turkey from their own military after helping to end coup to overthrow ruling President Erdogan Ordinary Turks confronted rifle-wielding soldiers and laid in front of tanks in an effort to take back control of country Some 104 plotters were … Continue reading

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Unannounced Military drill. Fear of War strikes Beech Grove

“Many residents of Beech Grove awoke early Tuesday morning to what they say sounded like gunshots and explosions. According to police officials, this activity was part of a scheduled military training exercise near the old St. Francis Hospital. Beech Grove … Continue reading

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Admiral of Navy intelligence not allowed to see military secrets

“Worried that Branch was on the verge of being indicted, Navy leaders suspended his access to classified materials. [TWO YEARS AGO] They did the same to one of his deputies, Rear Adm. Bruce F. Loveless, the Navy’s director of intelligence … Continue reading

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