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Is US Reliability/Capability being Compromised Overseas? The Rest of the World Thinks so…

An unmistakable sense of unease has been growing in capitals around the world as the U.S. government from afar looks increasingly befuddled – shirking from a military confrontation in Syria, stymied at home by a gridlocked Congress and in danger … Continue reading

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Analysis Video Report: Will Russia and China try to become a NATO of the East?

China and Russia are hailing what they say is a new era of strong co-operation – its symbol: the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit taking place in Beijing. The one-time cold-war rivals, have pledged to strengthen their cooperation on foreign … Continue reading

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Israeli Military Conducting Largest Snap Drill in Years

JERUSALEM- The Israeli military on Wednesday conducted its largest snap drill in years as tensions with Iran over its nuclear program rise and civil war in neighboring Syria rages. Military chief Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz ordered the exercise to test the … Continue reading

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United Nations Report says Iran sending banned weapons to Syria

United Nations — Iranian weapons banned for export under Security Council resolutions are making their way to Syria, according to a new report from the United Nations. The leaked document, compiled by a U.N. panel of experts, says “most reported incidents … Continue reading

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