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“Pentagon Papers whistleblower urges Mattis to protect world from Trump”

“Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg called Friday on the Pentagon chief to “protect us” from President Donald Trump by resisting orders to launch military actions or use nuclear weapons. “The situation is closer to the possible use of nuclear weapons … Continue reading

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Pentagon Admits Billions In US Funds [STOLEN] Disappeared in Afghanistan To “Fraud, Waste And Abuse”

A new report from the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoD IG) exposes even more fraud, waste and/or corruption in America’s ongoing war in Afghanistan. This latest report reveals that more than $3.1 billion of U.S. taxpayer funds provided to … Continue reading

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“Google Is Helping the Pentagon Build AI for Drones”

“Google has partnered with the United States Department of Defense to help the agency develop artificial intelligence for analyzing drone footage, a move that set off a firestorm among employees of the technology giant when they learned of Google’s involvement.” https://gizmodo.com/google-is-helping-the-pentagon-build-ai-for-drones-1823464533Continue reading

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Pentagon’s $1 Billion Cloud Deal Connected to Amazon

“In early February, a small Virginia-based company—REAN Cloud—that partners with Amazon Web Services announced a nearly $1 billion deal to provide cloud computing services for the Defense Department…” http://www.nextgov.com/it-modernization/2018/02/pentagons-1-billion-cloud-deal-may-signal-new-era-government-buying/146273/ Ok, what seems like more of a problem to you? Giving … Continue reading

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“Pentagon should declassify report on ‘child sex abuse’ by Afghan forces – govt watchdog “

“The Pentagon should declassify a report on alleged sexual abuse of children by Afghan security forces, a US government watchdog said, adding that Washington should not provide further security assistance to Kabul if there is “credible” information on the claims…” … Continue reading

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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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“Trump gives Pentagon 30 days to develop strategy to defeat ISIS in Iraq & Syria”

““It is the policy of the United States that ISIS be defeated,” reads the order published on the White House website on Saturday. “Within 30 days, a preliminary draft of the Plan to defeat ISIS shall be submitted to the President by the Secretary … Continue reading

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