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THE RISE OF PUTIN AND THE PROBABILITY OF A NEW COLD WAR

THE RISE OF PUTIN AND THE PROBABILITY OF A NEW COLD WAR   BY WALTER J. BOYNE Original Publish date of March 31, 2012 Due to current Russian, Ukraine Tensions, this feature article is timely and of International interest for republishing, March 3, 2014.   It is amazing the way our politically democracy grabs at straws no matter how small or evanescent. The recent demonstrations of opposition to the "election" of Vladimir Putin to becoming once again Russia’s President are being hailed by Read more [...]

Kerry,Hagel Urge House Panel to Support Syria Strikes

  Kerry, Hagel Urge House Panel to Support Syria Strikes By Amaani Lyle American Forces Press Service Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel testifies to support U.S. military intervention in Syria during a hearing before the House Foreign Affairs Committee in Washington,D.C., Sept. 4, 2013. Secretary of State John F. Kerry, right, and Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, not pictured, chairman of the Joint Chief's of Staff, also testified. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk- WASHINGTON, Sept. 4, 2013 – Secretary Read more [...]

Hagel: Defense Department Has Options for Obama on Syria

Hagel: Defense Department Has Options for Obama on Syria By Cheryl Pellerin American Forces Press Service ABOARD A MILITARY AIRCRAFT, Aug. 23, 2013 – Shortly after takeoff on the first leg of his second official trip to the Asia-Pacific region, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel joined a video teleconference with President Barack Obama’s senior national security advisors that focused on the deadly situation in Syria. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, right, briefs reporters Aug. 23, 2013, aboard Read more [...]