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Afghan soldier opens fire on US troops, wounds 7

17th June 2017 – FDD's Long War Journal

Afghan soldier opens fire on US troops, wounds 7

Bill Roggio

An Afghan solider opened fire on US troops today at a military base in Balkh province and wounded seven American soldiers. more...

Analysis & Commentary

17th June 2017 – FDD's Long War Journal

Afghan soldier opens fire on US troops, wounds 7

Bill Roggio

An Afghan solider opened fire on US troops today at a military base in Balkh province and wounded seven American soldiers. more...

17th June 2017 – FDD's Long War Journal

State Department designates ‘coordinator’ of Islamic State attacks in Europe, 2 others

Thomas Joscelyn

The US State Department announced the terrorist designations of three Islamic State operatives on June 15. more...

14th June 2017 – Quoted by Daily Mail

Mattis vows not to repeat past mistakes in Afghanistan

Bill Roggio

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has vowed that the Trump administration will not repeat the "mistakes of the past" in Afghanistan, after the president signaled a desire to give the Pentagon wide latitude in setting warfighting policy more...

14th June 2017 – Washington Times

The Qatar Ultimatum

Clifford D. May

In the aftermath of the terrorist atrocities of Sept. 11, 2001, President George W. Bush drew a line in the sand. “Every nation, in every region, now has a decision to make,” he announced. “Either you are with us or you are with the terrorists.” Since then, disappointingly if not surprisingly, more than a few nations have straddled that line, providing support to America and America’s enemies alike. more...