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Britain and America’s Future Strategies

The Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR), the review by the Defense Secretary of America’s military strategy, was released at the Pentagon a few days ago. The highlights of the review are as follows: * The military should move away from the … Continue reading

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Damned if you do, damned if you don’t

With all the talk of Pakistan and the Taliban being 60 miles from Islamabad (as if they have tank divisions or conventional forces), I’d like to consider just a few things. 1) The Taleban are an insurgent group, not conventional … Continue reading

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Mexico Reconsiders Drug Policy

America to the rescue. . . I mean blackmail. I salute the Mexican government for being brave enough to publicly reconsider a ridiculous policy. I only wish the US Congress had the prerequisite cojones. Mexico’s Congress opened a three-day debate … Continue reading

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Crosser Border Attack in Syria

Along with secret authorization to step up US attacks in Pakistan, the President has now authorized attacks in Syria. According to the AP, DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) – U.S. military helicopters attacked territory inside Syria close to its border with Iraq … Continue reading

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