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Hellfire loaded onto the rails of a United States Marine Corps AH-1W Super Cobra at Balad Air Base in Iraq in 2005. Photo by Looper5920 , Wikipedia Commons.
Hellfire loaded onto the rails of a United States Marine Corps AH-1W Super Cobra at Balad Air Base in Iraq in 2005. Photo by Looper5920 , Wikipedia Commons.


US To Sell Largest Ever Hellfire Missile Cache To Iraq

The United States is preparing to sell the Iraqi government 5,000 Hellfire missiles through a proposed $700 million deal intended to equip Baghdad with additional power as militants from the Islamic State continue to wage a campaign across the region. On Tuesday, the US State Department issued a statement announcing the preliminary approval of an […]

Libya
Libya


US Shuts Embassy In Libya’s Tripoli, Evacuates Staff Amidst Clashes

The US embassy in Libya has shut down and all diplomatic staff have been evacuated to neighboring Tunisia by military escort because of ongoing clashes and violence between rival militias sweeping the country. Some 150 personnel including 80 Marines were moved across the border “due to the ongoing violence”, State Department deputy spokeswoman Marie Harf […]

NSA headquarters
NSA headquarters


NSA Partnering With Saudi Regime ‒ Snowden Leak

The National Security Agency has increasingly been working hand-in-glove with the Saudi Arabian government since 2013, sharing intelligence and assisting with surveillance, according to the latest Snowden leak. Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden sent a top secret memorandum to The Intercept’s Glenn Greenwald that describes the secretive US agency’s relationship with Saudi Arabia. The NSA […]

Border Wall in Brownsville, Texas. Photo by Nofx221984, Wikipedia Commons.
Border Wall in Brownsville, Texas. Photo by Nofx221984, Wikipedia Commons.


US Mulling Refugee Status For Honduran Children

The Obama administration is considering a plan that would grant refugee status in the United States to Honduran children and young adults without having to travel the dangerous land journey through Mexico. The proposal, if approved, would call for the screening of thousands of Honduran youth to see whether they qualify as a refugee or […]