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‘Cowards’: Eddie Gallagher tears into Navy SEALs who testified against him and discloses information that could endanger those on active duty

Retired Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher, who was acquitted of brutal war crimes, posted a video on Facebook and Instagram on Monday, labelling his former teammates “cowards.” “For those who have and continue to slander my name, the truth is coming,” he said. The video features clips of Navy investigators interviewing […]
‘Cowards’: Eddie Gallagher tears into Navy SEALs who testified against him and discloses information that could endanger those on active duty
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Trump’s unpredictability is making nuclear-nonproliferation advocates nervous as the US takes an aggressive posture against Iran

Tensions between Iran and the US have escalated dramatically in recent weeks, most notably with President Donald Trump ordering the assassination of Iranian Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani. Trump has vowed potentially disproportionate attacks against Iran if the country retaliates against Americans. Nuclear-weapons experts aren’t immediately concerned about a “tactical” (or […]
Trump’s unpredictability is making nuclear-nonproliferation advocates nervous as the US takes an aggressive posture against Iran
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Trump officials are bending over backward to say he didn’t threaten to commit a war crime after he repeatedly threatened to commit a war crime

President Donald Trump announced on Twitter and to reporters that he would target and attack Iranian cultural sites if the country retaliated against the US for assassinating its top general, Qassem Soleimani. Deliberately targeting a cultural heritage site with no military value is a violation of international law and constitutes […]
Trump officials are bending over backward to say he didn’t threaten to commit a war crime after he repeatedly threatened to commit a war crime
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Military leaders are worried that Trump pardoning troops accused of war crimes will impair the justice system and undermine overseas bases

For months, President Trump has expressed interest in pardoning convicted or accused war criminals. But Defence Secretary Mark Esper, among other Pentagon officials, has attempted to steer Trump away from doing so. “I do have full confidence in the military justice system,” Esper said, acknowledging that he had spoken to […]
Military leaders are worried that Trump pardoning troops accused of war crimes will impair the justice system and undermine overseas bases
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Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher is on trial for allegedly murdering a prisoner of war. Another SEAL just confessed to the killing in bombshell testimony

Navy Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher is standing trial for allegedly stabbing an unarmed prisoner to death, firing on innocent civilians, and obstruction of justice. Amid testimony from his fellow Navy SEALs, one unexpectedly confessed to killing the prisoner Gallagher is accused of murdering. Corey Scott, according to the San […]
Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher is on trial for allegedly murdering a prisoner of war. Another SEAL just confessed to the killing in bombshell testimony
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Retired US generals are lining up to tell Trump why pardoning troops accused or convicted of war crimes is a really bad idea

President Donald Trump is considering pardoning troops accused and convicted of war crimes, possibly this Memorial Day weekend, according to The New York Times. Several retired US generals have criticised the president’s reported plans, arguing that doing so would be “immoral,” a “mistake,” an “abdication of moral responsibility,” and a […]
Retired US generals are lining up to tell Trump why pardoning troops accused or convicted of war crimes is a really bad idea
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One Special Forces Team May Undo All Of America’s Progress In Afghanistan

The amount of progress made in Afghanistan after 13 years of war is still up for debate. (Certainly the reports out of the Special Inspector General of Afghanistan Reconstruction have only gotten more shrill as exodus approaches.) Nonetheless, the disappearances, beatings, and downright murders that remain unsolved in one special […]
One Special Forces Team May Undo All Of America’s Progress In Afghanistan
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The Legality Of US Drone Strikes Hinges On One Key Distinction

There’s been a lot of hubbub today about separate reports released today from Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch covering the use of armed U.S. drones to target extremist militants. The reports contain some rather harrowing witness accounts of innocent victims blown to pieces in American drone strikes. Along with […]
The Legality Of US Drone Strikes Hinges On One Key Distinction
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