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Pentagon Report Suggests U.S. Support For Afghan Military Beyond 2014

The 181-page report is a 6-month assessment covering October 2012 to March 2013, detailing the current progress of security and stability of the conflict in Afghanistan.

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Bradley Manning Not Guilty Of Aiding The Enemy

The charge carried the possibility of a life sentence.

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Unmanned Aircraft Systems Migrate From Military to Commercial Use

The demand for UAS technology is migrating from military and law enforcement agencies to now include commercial enterprises, public institutions and non-defense government agencies.

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Poll: Just 28% Believe War In Afghanistan Was Worth It

28 percent represents the lowest level of support for the war charted by Washington Post/ABC News.

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Pentagon Delays Military Aid To Egypt

Pentagon spokesperson Geoge Little said President Obama will be consulting with Congress on military assistance and reviewing additional options.

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Pentagon Sends Congress Military Options On Syria

The Pentagon has released details to Congress of its military options in Syria, warning that the intervention to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad could cost the US $1 billion a month.

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Veterans Seek Resources To Treat Military Sexual Trauma

Survivors of sexual assault in the military who suffer from Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome (PTSD) are often misdiagnosed and have difficulty finding a mental health care provider.

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McCain Spars With Dempsey Over Syria

McCain has been a strong supporter of military action in Syria and has accused the Obama administration of being inactive when it comes to taking a strong enough stance against President Bashar Assad and his supporters.

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Hagel Warns Of More Layoffs As Sequestration Continues

“Sequestration is a mindless, irresponsible process,” Hagel added. “You know it. I know it, and I’m hoping our leaders in Washington will get that and come to some policy resolution.”

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Paul, Cruz Back Gillibrand’s Military Sexual Assault Bill

“I see no reason that conservatives shouldn’t support this,” Paul said.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – November 21, 2014

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The E.U. moves to crack down on plastic bag use across the continent and Joe Biden visits Kiev, but omits mention of new non-lethal assistance to the country.

Obama Tells Congress to “Pass A Bill”

“Pass a bill because the actions I’ve taken are only a temporary first step,” said President Obama at Del Sol High School in Nevada.

Alleged FARC Member Extradited To U.S.

Diego Alfonso Navarrete Beltran was extradited to the U.S. for his alleged participation in the kidnapping of three American hostages

The Latest On The Claims Backlog At The Department Of Veterans Affairs

TRNS interviewed Allison Hickey, Under Secretary for Benefits in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Plague Outbreak Hits Madagascar

Tired of Ebola? Now, the World Health Organization is warning against the Plague in Africa.

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