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“I have the heart of a 21-year-old Army Ranger war hero beating in me.”

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 9, 2009 10:38 AM

Cpl. Benjamin Kopp, R.I.P.

Questions about the reported abduction of Pfc. Bowe Bergdahl; Update: Reports of desertion mounting

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 20, 2009 05:02 AM

Scroll down for updates…evidence of desertion mounting… My prayers are with the family of Pfc. Bowe Bergdahl, the U.S. soldier seen on the Taliban abduction video released this weekend. The Jawa Report has the full clip. All Americans should hope and pray for his release from jihadi custody. There’s one question I have, though, about […]

“We really are just focused on what lies ahead.”

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 12, 2009 11:24 AM

Photo credit: U.S. Marines and about 650 Afghan soldiers and police officers prepare to board CH-53D Sea Stallion and CH-53E Super Stallion helicopters on Forward Operating Base Dwyer, Afghanistan, July 2, 2009. The Marines are assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 3, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade. The Marines and Afghan […]

Let's mourn the real American heroes

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 8, 2009 08:39 AM

My column below memorializes some true American heroes whose funerals won’t get wall-to-wall cable coverage. But first I wanted to share an e-mail from reader Noelle, who wrote me yesterday: We spent a nailbiting Sunday wondering if one of the men killed at [Combat Outpost] Zerok in Afghanistan on July 4th was our son. God […]

Forget Michael Jackson. Meet Pvt. Justin Casillas

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 7, 2009 11:58 AM

“He wanted to do his part.”

#thankyouaaron: An update

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 6, 2009 02:34 PM

Some people said it was a hoax. It was most certainly not. The Seattle Times has a story on Army Private Aaron Fairbairn, who was killed by a jihadi suicide bomber on his base in eastern Afghanistan over the weekend. Read the whole account here: David Masters and his wife, Shelley, laughed in relief Friday […]

Thank you, Aaron: A U.S. soldier's sacrifice on Independence Day

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 5, 2009 02:12 AM

Got back to my hotel after a wonderful time at the Dallas Tea Party only to read of a father’s heartbreak. David M. Masters passed along devastating news on Twitter this evening that his son, Aaron, was one of two American soldiers killed by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan today. His message: America’s North Shore […]

Strike of the Sword

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 3, 2009 01:42 PM

Keep our Marines in your prayers as head off for the holiday weekend. Freedom is not free. Via AHN, the latest on the surge in Afghanistan: One American Marine has been killed as U.S. and Afghan forces on Friday continued their massive offensive deeper into Helmand River valley. The assault, the first major Afghan operation […]

Obama administration seeks to deny habeas-corpus for Afghan detainees

By Doug Powers  •  April 11, 2009 11:28 PM

“Irony can be so ironic sometimes…”

The Taliban flogging in Swat Valley

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 3, 2009 10:47 AM

A 17-year-old girl was publicly flogged by the Taliban in Pakistan’s Swat Valley (yes, really) after a neighbor accused her of adultery. Her brother held her down as the Muslim adultery police whipped her. A crowd stood by, watching silencing, as she screamed face down in the dirt. The stone-age sharia worshipers passed video of […]

Analysts to Obama: There are no Taliban "moderates," you nitwit

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 9, 2009 04:26 PM

“‘Moderate Taliban’ is like ‘moderate killer’. Is there such a thing?”

Honoring the heroes of Operational Detachment Alpha 3336, 3rd Special Forces Group

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 12, 2008 01:35 PM

“You can take my leg, but you can’t take my heart and you can’t take my soul. I’m a Green Beret.”

The courage of Shamsia

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 16, 2008 10:49 PM

“I’ll continue my schooling even if they try to kill me. I won’t stop going to school.” – Shamsia, 17, victim of jihadist acid attack in Kabul.

Taliban assassinate Christian relief worker, world yawns

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 21, 2008 12:48 PM

Apathy.

Pakistan: okay, well, maybe our spies are linked to terrorists.

By See-Dubya  •  August 2, 2008 10:30 AM

Treachery. Plus extra bonus treachery from British citizens.

Pakistan: 400 Taliban assault police station

By See-Dubya  •  July 10, 2008 03:15 AM

Whoa. That’s quite a show of strength by the Taliban. ______ {Post by See-Dubya}

Narcoterrorists. I hate these guys.

By See-Dubya  •  July 5, 2008 02:34 PM

Precursors to terror. Plus a similar case in Mexico.

Blackwater asks Federal court to judge them under Sharia law

By See-Dubya  •  June 19, 2008 05:42 PM

Sort of missing the point of the whole fight.

Biometric checkpoints to be installed at the border

By See-Dubya  •  June 9, 2008 07:51 AM

An advance in border security? Of course there’s a catch.

The First Lady in Afghanistan…and the unabated hatred of the Left

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 9, 2008 05:01 AM

LBDS.

“The Taliban took us from the rear and we gave them a good spanking.”

By See-Dubya  •  June 8, 2008 03:14 PM

Sexist British paratroopers back up their claim that the Taliban “fight like women”.

Meet Marcus Luttrell

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 12, 2008 12:48 PM

Lone survivor, American hero.

Marines kick Talibutt in Afghanistan (video); Marine (possibly) blindsided by skater-thug gang in Redondo Beach; Update: Not a Marine

By See-Dubya  •  April 30, 2008 08:20 PM

“At least one Taliban compound was hit–pretty much obliterated—by a Cobra gunship…” (Updated)

Al-Qaeda and Taliban totally pwned

By See-Dubya  •  April 25, 2008 04:06 PM

Righteous punking.

“Progress in Afghanistan” actually means…progress in Afghanistan

By See-Dubya  •  April 10, 2008 04:32 PM

Re-snatching victory from the grubby hands of defeat which snatched it from the jaws of victory.

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