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SFC Christopher Speer is dead. Omar Khadr is free by Michelle Malkin Creators SyndicateCopyright 2015 A Canadian judge ruled this week that Omar Khadr poses no public safety threat. Tell that to the children of Sergeant First Class Christopher J. Speer and the surviving American soldiers who valiantly fought Khadr on the battlefield. In 2012, […]
Jen Psaki sent out to spin the Bergdahl debacle for Obama (Susan Rice is apparently indisposed for some reason)
Was “absolutely” worth it.
You’ve got a friend
I filed this column last week just before the latest insider jihadi attack in Afghanistan, which resulted in the death of three American contractors at the Kabul airport. Obama’s Taliban Tools and Treachery by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2015 To call President Obama’s Afghanistan policy a mess is a colossal understatement. To call it […]
Catch & release consequences
Arbiter of “cowards”?
Plus: Coffee salute
Nothing to see here?
Today is the 2nd anniversary of the deadly attack on Camp Bastion in Afghanistan. Regular readers of this website have been fully informed about the horrible jihad siege on the base, which occurred three days after the Benghazi attack. But for most Americans, Camp Bastion holds no significance. Two years later, there has been little […]
Of course: White House tells Congress Chuck Hagel made the final call on the Bergdahl/Taliban leaders swap
Obama didn’t build that
Newest spin: Maybe Bergdahl’s platoon was full of ‘psychopaths’ and he reacted like any sane person would
Supporter of non-transparent, law-flouting administration SHOCKED they illegally failed to inform Congress of Gitmo releases
Exclusive: The story you haven’t yet heard about Bowe Bergdahl’s desertion by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2014 Five years ago, I publicly raised questions about Bowe Bergdahl’s desertion from Blackfoot Company, 1-501 Infantry (Airborne), 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division. A few weeks after his so-called “capture” in late June 2009, three […]
While many people jumped aboard the Bowe Bergdahl bandwagon, I was not one of them. His release today in exchange for five Taliban commanders who had been in custody at Gitmo underscores troubling questions that have persisted since his alleged abduction. Longtime readers will recall questions raised here about the circumstances of Bergdahl’s disappearance. Here’s […]
CIA forced to CYA
Paging the NBC psychologist: David Gregory asks if Bush/Blair are responsible for radicalizing terrorists
The latest news, via TOLO News: The US government has condemned an ordered release of the first wave of 88 prisoners from Bagram prison, saying that more than 40 per cent of the prisoners who are set to go were involved in direct attacks against the US and Afghan forces. The Afghan Review Board (ARB), […]
Obama’s Afghanistan mess by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2013 Is President Obama sleeping well on his Hawaiian holiday? I can think of many families of American soldiers who might not be enjoying the same bliss right now. That’s because 2014 opens with alarming news that the Afghan government will free an estimated 650 prisoners […]
Photo credit: DVIDS, Cpl. Mark Garcia Marines kneel beside the battlefield cross to pay their final respects to Sgt. Bradley Atwell during a memorial ceremony, Sept. 20. During the ceremony, Marines paid tribute to Atwell, an aircraft electrical, instrument and flight control systems technician with Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16, from Kokomo, Ind. Atwell was […]