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    U.S. Attorney: Fort Campbell Soldiers Sold Stolen Military Equipment Overseas
    Oct06

    U.S. Attorney: Fort Campbell Soldiers Sold Stolen Military Equipment Overseas

    A U.S. attorney announced charges Thursday against six soldiers and two civilians stationed at Fort Campbell who were indicted after allegedly selling stolen Army equipment on eBay. The federal indictment charges that the eight men in 2013 “sold certain U.S. Army equipment that is never offered for sale by the U.S. Department of Defense as...

    Is America About to go to War in Syria?
    Oct06

    Is America About to go to War in Syria?

    Daniel R. DePetris Security, Middle East If Obama surprised even his detractors and made the decision to utilize U.S. military force in Syria, would Congress respond by stepping up to the plate? Here we go again. The Obama administration is caught in the same debate that seems to repeat itself about every six months: is it time for the United...

    Election in Ex-Soviet Georgia Seen as Test of Stability After Violence
    Oct06

    Election in Ex-Soviet Georgia Seen as Test of Stability After Violence

    A close parliamentary election in Georgia on Saturday is being seen as a test of stability in the ex-Soviet state after a car bombing and a shooting marred the runup to the vote. Crisscrossed by strategically important oil and gas pipelines and traditionally buffeted between Russia and the West, a fifth of Georgian territory remains under the...

    Hatred Will Not Save Us: The Words Of Svetlana Alexievich
    Oct06

    Hatred Will Not Save Us: The Words Of Svetlana Alexievich

    Svetlana Alexievich, winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 2015, spoke to RFE/RL ahead of next week’s announcement of the 2016 prize. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    SitRep: The Coming Mosul Insurgency; Russian Navy Sprinting For Mediterranean
    Oct06

    SitRep: The Coming Mosul Insurgency; Russian Navy Sprinting For Mediterranean

    The Next Snowden?; Russian Rubles in Ukraine; And Lots More …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukraine Summons Russian Consul Over Journalist’s Arrest
    Oct06

    Ukraine Summons Russian Consul Over Journalist’s Arrest

    Ukraine has summoned the Russian consul in Kyiv after Moscow detained one of its state media journalists for alleged espionage. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    SitRep: The Coming Mosul Insurgency; Russian Navy Ships Heading For Mediterranean
    Oct06

    SitRep: The Coming Mosul Insurgency; Russian Navy Ships Heading For Mediterranean

    The Next Snowden?; Russian Rubles in Ukraine; And Lots More …read more Source: Foreign...

    The Morning Vertical, October 6, 2016
    Oct06

    The Morning Vertical, October 6, 2016

    Your Daily Roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    European Parliament To Name Short List For Sakharov Prize
    Oct06

    European Parliament To Name Short List For Sakharov Prize

    Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Dzhemilev and two Yazidi women, Nadia Murad Basee and Lamiya Aji Bashar, are the favorites to win the 2016 Sakharov Prize after all the nominees for the human rights prize were presented at the European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The U.S. Army Is Training Hard For Major War Amid New Threats
    Oct06

    The U.S. Army Is Training Hard For Major War Amid New Threats

    FORT HOOD, Texas ― The United States Army, citing threats from North Korea, Iran, Russia and the Islamic State, has put its most powerful combat units on a war footing, ready to slug it out, if necessary, in high-intensity battle.Even as GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump claims the military is “in a really bad state” and “totally unprepared,”...