October 24, 2017

U.S. Has Bombed More Afghan Jihadists in 2017 Than Any Year Since 2012

U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration has intensified the American air war against the resilient Taliban and growing Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) branch in Afghanistan, dropping 3,328 bombs on the jihadists so far in 2017, more than during any other full year since 2012, military figures reveal. According to recently released data from the U.S. Air Forces […]

Afghan president compares working with Trump v. Obama — only one got the nod

President Trump has only been in office for nine months, but that doesn’t mean he hasn’t made a difference. While an improving economy and more stable southern border have been early successes for the new administration, perhaps nowhere has Trump’s impact been more profound than in foreign policy. In fact, as Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani put it, the […]

Unprecedented: Taliban Kills Two U.S. Soldiers in Heavily Fortified Afghan Base

Taliban jihadists have killed two more U.S. Army soldiers this month and two American contractors in an attack that has been described as unprecedented given that it occurred inside the heavily fortified Bagram Airfield in northern Afghanistan, America’s largest military facility in the country. Although jihadists have targeted Bagram in the past, Saturday’s attack marks […]

ALERT: Dozens of Afghan Troops Missing From Military Training In The U.S.

Forty-four Afghan troops visiting the United States for military training have gone missing in less than two years, presumably in an effort to live and work illegally in America, Pentagon officials said. Although the number of disappearances is relatively small — some 2,200 Afghan troops have received military training in the United States since 2007 […]

Orlando Killer’s Father “Knew Obama”? Schmoozed in Washington, Sought Afghan Presidency

Close enough to raise your hackles about what is really going on. Mateen’s father, Seddique Mateen, apparently visits the Capitol frequently, take pictures in front of the State Department and White House press room, and likes to pose with Congressmen, especially from the Foreign Affairs Committee. There are also rumors, though they are unconfirmed, that […]

Tolerance: U.S. Soldiers Told To Ignore Rape of Boys Because It’s “Afghan Culture”

There is an absolutely horrifying story out in the New York Times today featuring U.S. soldier whistleblowers who say they were told to ignore rampant sexual abuse of young boys by Afghan allies because “it’s their culture.” In his last phone call home, Lance Cpl. Gregory Buckley Jr. told his father what was troubling him: […]

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