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Former F.B.I. Agent Pleads Guilty In Leak
Former FBI agent Donald Sachtleben has agreed to plead guilty to the unauthorized disclosure of secret government information about a bomb plot, the Justice Department says. Read more...
Yemeni Girl, 8, Dies Of Internal Injuries On Her Wedding Night
Females are mere things in far too many cultures. Read more...
Fox Panel Uses Embassy Closings To Attack Obama For Appeasing Terrorists
The talking heads over at Fox never pass up an opportunity to attack President Obama as somehow being soft on terrorism and the news of the embassy closings throughout the Middle East was no exception. Read more...
Who Are We At War With? That’s Classified
In a major national security speech this spring, President Obama said again and again that the U.S. is at war with “Al Qaeda, the Taliban, and their associated forces.” So who exactly are those associated forces? Read more...
In a statement, the White House now says it is "concerned and disappointed" by Shaye’s release. "We should let that statement set in: The White House is saying that they are disappointed and concerned that a Yemeni journalist has been released from a Yemeni prison," says Jeremy Scahill, national security correspondent for The Nation, who covers Shaye’s case in "Dirty Wars," his new book and film by the same name. " Read more...

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Syria’s Jihadi Migration Emerges As Top Terror Threat In Europe, Beyond
European security chiefs see the flow of extremists to and from Syria as their top terrorist threat. Read more...
On June 9, a U.S. drone fired on a vehicle in a remote province of Yemen and killed several militants, according to media reports, as well as a 10-year-old boy. Read more...
Dirty Wars follows investigative reporter Jeremy Scahill, author of the international bestseller Blackwater, into the heart of America’s covert wars, from Afghanistan to Yemen, Somalia and beyond. Read more...
Video: Jeremy Scahill, author of the new book, "Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield," and co-producer of the upcoming documentary film by the same name, joins Juan Gonzales and Amy Goodman of DemocracyNow! to discuss the targeted killing of Americans with drones. Read more...
The Obama administration acknowledged for the first time Wednesday that four American citizens have been killed in drone strikes since 2009 in Pakistan and Yemen. Read more...