TRNS News Notes By Victoria Jones
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The president was forced to pause for several seconds as a female anti-war activist seated in the back of the audience protested the continued detention of 166 terror suspects inside a military prison located in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Click inside to read the entire speech delivered by the president at the National Defense University in Washington, D.C.
In a major speech Thursday, the president called for a shift in how and when drones are used to target enemy combatants.
The proposed legislative changes have bipartisan support from both the House and Senate and reflect the growing congressional outrage over the military actions to combat sexual assault.
“There can be absolutely no justification for such acts,” Obama said.
According to Mr. Cook, the company’s stash of billions of dollars in overseas shell corporations was not tax dodging – it was ingenuity.