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Pentagon: Anthrax Sent To U.S. Base In South Korea, 22 Personnel Treated

No Defense staff have been disciplined for the shipments.

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Pentagon: Anthrax Transferred To Nine States

The DoD says there is no threat to the general public.

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Pentagon Welcomes Ramadi Counteroffensive, Chastises Iraqi Military

The Pentagon backed up comments made by Defense Sec. Ashton Carter, who told CNN on Sunday that the Iraqi’s in Ramadi lacked the will to fight.

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White House Defends Strategy Against Islamic State

In an inteview with The Atlantic, Obama said that while there have been tactical setbacks against ISIS, ultimately it is because “these are not Iraqi security forces that we have trained or reinforced.”

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CENTCOM On Ramadi Fall: “It Is What It Is”

CENTCOM would not release figures on how large the ISIL attack force was, or how many civilians and ISIL terrorists remain in the city.

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Pentagon: Iranian Cargo Ship Now Under Armed Escort To Yemen

“We are monitoring the Iranian ships every step of the way,” Pentagon spokesman Col. Steve Warren told reporters.

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Pentagon: Ramadi Fall Represents Failure Of Iraqi Military Leadership, Tactics

ISIL took Ramadi last week during a sandstorm, which prompted Iraqi Security Forces to retreat and abandon over 100 military vehicles, including half a dozen tanks.

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Pentagon: No Accompaniment Missions Planned In Strait Of Hormuz

And after three incidents in the past month.

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Pentagon: Crashed Marine Helicopter Found In Nepal Jungle, All Presumed Dead

It is not clear why the helicopter crashed.

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House Passes 2016 Defense Bill Despite Veto Threat

120404-A-FV376-291 U.S. Army Sgt. Michael Trevino uses a foot bridge to cross a swollen river outside of the village of Marzak in Afghanistan's Paktika province on April 4, 2012.  Trevino is assigned to the 172nd Infantry Brigade.  DoD photo by Staff Sgt. Charles Crail, U.S. Army.  (Released)

The legislation passed 269-151.

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UN Condemns IS Attacks on Iraqi Heritage Sites

UNESCO Executive-Direct Irina Bokova addresses the U.N. General Assembly before the adoption of a resolution on the destruction of Iraqi cultural heritage. May 28, 2015. UN Photo/Loey Felipe

The destruction of Iraqi antiquities amounts to ‘cultural cleansing,’ Iraq’s U.N. Ambassador told reporters.

DC Metro Bans ‘Issue-based’ Ads After Muhammad Cartoon Request

The proposed ad depicts a cartoon that won the “Draw Muhammad” competition in Texas this month where two Islamic State sympathizers opened fire on attendees

UN Defends Past FIFA Partnerships

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (left) attends the opening ceremony of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in Johannesburg, South Africa. At right is FIFA President Sepp Blatter. June 11, 2010. UN Photo/Henry Romero.

Though a UN spokesman said cooperation consisted of ‘one time’ arrangements of a ‘pro bono’ nature, the world body will investigate its partnerships.

Obama Makes Unannounced Visit To Family Of Journalist Killed By ISIS

Photo/ The Daily Caller

U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff was beheaded on camera by ISIS last year

Obama Talks Hurricanes And Disaster Preparedness In FL


“It is never too early for disaster preparation,” Obama said.

Report: Clinton Foundation Paid Blumenthal 10K Monthly

Former Sec. of State Hillary Clinton addresses press over email controversy March 10, 2015. Photo/Luke Vargas TRNS

Blumenthal had been providing “unsolicited” intelligence memos to Clinton during the Benghazi attacks, according to the report.