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‘Reset Your Life in an Hour’: Book Review Of ADM (Ret.) William McRaven, The Man Who Oversaw The bin Laden Operation

Reset Your Life in an Hour https://www.wsj.com/articles/reset-your-life-in-an-hour-1491261280 Never give up. Always maintain optimism. We’ve all heard these lessons before—but not from the man who led the bin Laden mission. John Nagl reviews “Make Your Bed” by William H. McRaven. Navy Seal trainees lock arms in the Pacific during Hell Week. PHOTO: GETTY IMAGES By JOHN NAGL April […]

DoD Press Release: U.S. Strike Kills High Profile al-Qaeda Leader In Pakistan

U.S. Strike Kills High-Profile Terrorist Leader 03/25/2017 08:00 PM CDT IMMEDIATE RELEASE No. NR-110-17 March 25, 2017 U.S. Strike Kills High-Profile Terrorist Leader ‎The U.S. Department of Defense has confirmed that a U.S. counter-terrorism airstrike conducted March 19 in Paktika Province, Afghanistan, resulted in the death of Qari Yasin, a well-known al Qaida terrorist leader […]

Trump’s Foreign Policy, With the Press Distracted, Is Starting To Cohere

Trump’s Foreign Policy,  With the Press Distracted,  Is Starting To Cohere By CONRAD BLACK, Special to the Sun | March 21, 2017   Though it is hard to believe some days, the political atmosphere in Washington is slowly settling down. The Democrats drone tiresomely on, battering the piñata that there is no evidence that President Obama tapped candidate […]

China To Produce Ballistic, Cruise Missiles, Combat Aircraft With Pak

China To Produce Ballistic, Cruise Missiles, Combat Aircraft With Pak PTI Published Mar 17, 2017, 2:21 pm IST Updated Mar 17, 2017, 2:43 pm IST Masood Khalid, Pakistan’s Ambassador to China, said on Tuesday that Pakistan has deployed more than 15,000 troops to protect the CPEC.  Chinese president Xi Jinping and Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif. […]

The World On January 20, 2017: By Victor Davis Hansen

The World On January 20, 2017 March 14, 2017 3:31 pm / Leave a Comment / victorhanson by Victor Davis Hanson// National Review Red-blue tensions at home, mounting dangers abroad Most Americans are worried about our domestic crises. Obama left office after doubling the debt to $20 trillion. Near-zero interest rates over eight years have […]

It’s Time To Make Nuclear Arms Control Great Again

Moscow Times March 2, 2017 It’s Time To Make Nuclear Arms Control Great Again Donald Trump has been sending alarming signals to Moscow on the nuclear By Vladimir Frolov An odd structural problem stands in the way of the Trump administration’s proposed “reset” with Russia: nuclear arms control. Few could have predicted this stumbling block. […]

Detachment A: Clandestine Special Forces Missions From Berlin To Iran

Detachment A: Clandestine Special Forces Missions From Berlin To Iran By Det-a Book Authors, www.detachment-a.org View Original February 6th, 2017 It was the early 1970’s, at Andrews Barracks in Berlin, where a stern looking Special Forces Sergeant Major paced down the hallway for roll call. Daily army accountability formations are normally held outside, but due to the […]

Pakistan’s Ex-Army Chief General Raheel Sharif Joins Saudi Arabia-Led Military Coalition

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/pakistan/pakistans-ex-army-chief-joins-saudi-arabia-led-military-coalition/articleshow/56391182.cms?utm_source=toimobile&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=referral Pakistan’s Ex-Army Chief General Raheel Sharif joins Saudi Arabia-Led Military Coalition  Jan 7, 2017, 04.56PM IST ISLAMABAD:  General Raheel Sharif, the former Pakistani army chief, will now head the Saudi Arabia-led 39-nation military coalition formed to serve as a platform for security cooperation and combat terrorism. The decision to appoint Gen (retd) Raheel, who […]

A Trump Revolution Is Needed For America’s Nuclear Arsenal

A Trump Revolution Is Needed For America’s Nuclear Arsenal  Robert R, Monroe  The Hill http://thehill.com/blogs/ pundits-blog/defense/311707-a- trump-revolution-is-needed- for-americas-nuclear-arsenal December 23, 2016  Americans – our public and our leaders – have no understanding of how seriously the Unites States’ nuclear weapons capability has been damaged over the past 25 years.  Today we risk losing our country […]

A New American Grand Strategy: By General Jim Mattis

A New American Grand Strategy by General Jim Mattis Thursday, February 26, 2015 http://www.hoover.org/research/new-american-grand-strategy Image credit: Barbara Kelley The world is awash in change. The international order, so painstakingly put together by the greatest generation coming home from mankind’s bloodiest conflict, is under increasing stress. It was created with elements we take for granted: the United Nations, […]