Category POTUS

Senate Torture Report: An Exception In CIA Oversight

Senate Torture Report: An Exception in CIA Oversight Senate torture report exposed misdeeds, but it’s rare for Congress to hold the CIA accountable By KEN DILANIAN http://abcnews.go.com/Politics /wireStory/senate-torture- report-exception-cia-oversight -29493247 The Associated Press WASHINGTON In February 2009, the Senate intelligence committee gathered in a soundproof room to learn the stomach-churning details of the brutal interrogations […]

5 Suspects Arrested Over Nemtsov murder, 1 ‘Confessed’ – Court

5 Suspects Arrested Over Nemtsov murder, 1 ‘Confessed’ – Court http://www.rt.com March 8, 2015 5 suspects arrested over Nemtsov murder, 1 ‘confessed’ – court Moscow’s Basmanny district court has arrested five people in connection with the murder of Boris Nemtsov, a prominent opposition figure, who was gunned down last week. Two judges are reviewing the […]

Russian Secret Service May Have ‘Liquidated’ Troops Who Shot Down MH17; And, ‘Are Planting Bugs On Smartphones And Laptops Of Investigators

Russian Secret Service May Have ‘Liquidated’ Troops Who Shot Down MH17; And, ‘Are Planting Bugs On Smartphones And Laptops Of Investigators http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com Will Stewart, writing in the March 6, 2015 edition of TheDailyMailOnline, writes that “Russian secret Services may have executed the troops suspected of shooting down Malaysian Airlines Flight MH-7,” according to sources involved […]

My Saddest Column Ever – Selling Surrender As Strategy

title=”http://www.jpost.com/Opinion/Into-the-Fray-My-saddest-column-ever-Selling-surrender-as-strategy-393105″ My saddest column ever – Selling surrender as strategy By Martin Sherman, JPOST No previous column of mine has ever been preceded by such searing soul-searching, or written with such a heavy sense of melancholy. It is a column that I would have preferred not to write – yet I feel I have little […]

Lithuania Prepares For Hybrid War – ANALYSIS

1, ANALYSIS, LITHUANIA, RUSSIA , UKRAINE Lithuania Prepares For Hybrid War – ANALYSIS MARCH 6, 2015 PUBLISHED BY THE FOREIGN POLICY RESEARCH INSTITUTE 1 COMMENT HTTP://WWW.EURASIAREVIEW.COM/ 06032015-LITHUANIA-PREPARES- FOR-HYBRID-WAR-ANALYSIS/ By Published by the Foreign Policy Research Institute By John R. Haines* The more powerful enemy can be vanquished…by the most thorough, careful, attentive, skillful, and obligatory […]

From Cyberspace To Africa, The CIA Looks To Fights Of The Future

Excerpt: He said a better setup is in place at the State Department, which assigns assistant secretaries of state responsibility for geographic regions and other mission areas.”We don’t have the equivalent of an assistant secretary here,” he said. “We’re going to address that.” Each mission center will combine personnel from all directorates and be led […]

Germany Concerned About Aggressive NATO Stance On Ukraine

SPIEGEL ONLINE International Germany Concerned about Aggressive NATO Stance on Ukraine Breedlove’s Bellicosity: Berlin Alarmed by Aggressive NATO Stance on Ukraine By SPIEGEL Staff Top NATO commander General Philip Breedlove has raised hackles in Germany with his public statements about the Ukraine crisis. Zoom AP Top NATO commander General Philip Breedlove has raised hackles in […]