Military

Obama Administration Admits Drone Attacks Killed 4 US Citizens

Obama Administration Admits Drone Attacks Killed 4 US Citizens
The Obama administration acknowledged for the first time Wednesday that four American citizens have been killed in drone strikes in Pakistan and Yemen since 2009. The disclosure to Congress comes on the eve of a major national security speech by President Barack Obama in which he plans to pledge more transparency to Congress in his counterterrorism policy.
origin Author: 
origin Blog: 

Military's Sexual Misconduct Woes Continue With Revelations of Secret In-Bathroom Videotaping by West Point Sergeant

Military's Sexual Misconduct Woes Continue With Revelations of Secret In-Bathroom Videotaping by West Point Sergeant
An Army sergeant has been charged with secretly photographing and videotaping at least a dozen women at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, including in a bathroom.
The Army said Wednesday that Sgt. 1st Class Michael McClendon is facing charges of dereliction of duty, mistreatment, entering a women's bathroom without notice, and taking and possessing inappropriate photos and videos of women who were nake
origin Author: 
LOLITA C. BALDOR
origin Blog: 

American Drones: Hitmen for Hire

American Drones: Hitmen for Hire
Everyone is a potential target in the War on Terror’s lingering “With Us or Against Us” protection racket, and drones are the crooked-nosed enforcers that kill without remorse, without hesitation and without accountability.
origin Author: 
origin Blog: 

Warnographic Bin Laden Raid Images and Video Need Not See Light of Day, Court Says

Warnographic Bin Laden Raid Images and Video Need Not See Light of Day, Court Says
A federal appeals court Tuesday backed the U.S. government's decision not to release photos and video taken of Osama bin Laden during and after a raid in which the terrorist leader was killed by U.S. commandos.
origin Author: 
Steve Cooper
origin Blog: 

Pages