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I have been asked to post this clip with translation. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kZDVz7SpVAY The news story above has been taken from an Indian news channel. I do...

War, for Barack Obama, is simply a to-do on his calendar. In this he is as bad as any chicken hawk rushing to...

Osama bin Laden: killed and al Qaeda: on the run. That's the balance sheet -- more or less -- that the U.S. has to...

Update below the fold. In the midst of commemorations for 9/11/01, a day on which we remembered those who were killed, and reaffirmed the commitment...

The old Ben Franklin adage, is apparently one with which our government is unfamiliar. Just within the past few days, three major wasteful decisions...

Only a year ago, the Obama administration decided to ramp up military support to the Pakistani army as part of an effort to persuade...

The tense relationship between Pakistan and the United States has often been described as a bad marriage. Like a couple teetering on divorce but...

It’s surprising to many that the majority of Pakistanis support the Islamists and their apologists as the saviors of their religion. But this didn’t...

One of the most familiar story lines in the beloved comic strip "Peanuts" involved malicious prankster Lucy holding a football and encouraging poor Charlie...

Bumped Up. Please note that Seal Team Six: Memoirs Of An Elite Navy Seal Sniper by Howard E. Wasdin and Stephen Templin is now...

Bin Ladin is dead. Again. In the last ten years he has been reported "killed" at least four times. The only difference this time...

Update below the fold. I had another post all ready to go this morning of Lara Logan's interview on "60 Minutes," but that can keep...

* Bumped Up * Update below the fold. I could barely believe my eyes when I saw this headline, "Afghans Angry Over Florida Koran Burning Kill...

(March 10, 2011 - Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images North America) The above photograph was taken at the Diller-von Furstenberg 2nd Annual Awards,...

Particularly, about the Taliban in Afghanistan and how it treats women. Now, I realize this might just seem like an "out of the clear...

The Islamabad station chief of the Central Intelligence Agency hastily departed from Pakistan last week after his cover was blown due to a suspected...

What’s it like to be a prisoner of the Taliban? Few people can imagine wanting to travel to the dangerous Pakistani-Afghan border. But for...

To say I was shocked to learn that the State Department included Arizona in its section on Immigration in the paper the State Department...

As you may know by now, ten relief workers were murdered in Afghanistan over the weekend, six of whom were Americans. The Taliban...

For the past several weeks, public has been treated to a spectacle that has swung between national security calamity and out-and-out farce. WikiLeaks founder Julian...
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