Archive for January, 2012
via The Hill
The annual hearing on worldwide threats to the United States suggested Iran is now clearly seen as the leading threat.
via The Hill
This is news? Hell, I thought every damn one, knew that. Hey sure, why not! They love ’em back home..
WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. intelligence officials acknowledged Tuesday that the United States may release several Afghan Taliban prisoners from the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, as an incentive to bring the Taliban to peace talks.
The leaked report, derived from thousands of interrogations, claims the Taliban remain defiant and have wide support among the Afghan people.
- URGENT: House Oversight Committee Chairman Issa is threatening to hold Attorney General Holder in contempt if he fails to comply with subpoenas for documents on ‘Operation Fast and Furious,’ which Issa charges Justice Department is actively trying to ‘cover up.’
- Click Here to Read the Letter From Issa to Holder
- Dem Report: Arizona Officials to Blame for ATF Scandal
BEIRUT (AP) – A senior Russian diplomat Tuesday said a draft U.N. resolution demanding Syrian President Bashar Assad step aside is a “path to civil war,” as Syrian troops besieged rebellious areas with hours of shelling and machine-gun fire. The U.N. Security Council was set to meet later Tuesday…