Hagel, Obama and the Israeli Elections


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If Obama backs down on Hagel’s elevation to Defense Secretary, we have learned an important lesson.

Secretary Chuck Hagel? Bring It On!


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Obama poised to nominate one of the few ferociously anti-Israel senators in the past generation.

Defense Secretary Gates Isn’t Dumb


Iran’s game has been going on far too long, but it looks like the West finally isn’t buying it anymore. The regime has announced that they will accept a deal to have a large amount of their uranium shipped out of the country and will receive uranium enriched enough for medical purposes in return. This [...]

New York Times: Gates Says Taliban Must Take Legitimate Afghan Role


Is the Obama Administration courting the Taliban?
According to a New York Times article, Defense Secretary Robert gates said on Friday, January 22, that the Taliban “must be prepared to play a legitimate role” in Afghanistan.  Gates went on to say that the Taliban must be prepared to participate in elections, not oppose education and not [...]

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Investors.com – Surge Or Vietnam


Afghanistan: The month before the one-year anniversary of his inauguration, the president has finally settled on the strategy for what he called a “war of necessity.” But leaving, not winning, is the goal.How often in history, if ever, has a British defense secretary slammed a U.S. commander in chief for indecisiveness? Britain’s Bob Ainsworth last […]