As a veteran, and as a governor who has supported Texas National Guard deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, I can understand the emotions behind isolationism. Many people are tired of war, and the urge to pull back is a natural, human reaction. [...]
Officials contemplated a rescue operation just months after the soldier's capture in Afghanistan. [...]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The captors of an American soldier held for nearly five years in Afghanistan have signaled a willingness to release him but are unclear which U.S. government officials have the authority to make a deal, according to two individuals in the military working for his release. Critics of the release effort blame disorganization and poor communication among the numerous federal agencies involved. [...]
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The United States is planning for the possible withdrawal of all U.S. troops from Afghanistan this year. [...]
Former US Secretary of Defence Robert Gates has written a book strongly criticising President Barack Obama's handling of the war in Afghanistan. [...]
US President Barack Obama has sent a letter to Afghanistan's leader Hamid Karzai vowing to respect his nation's sovereignty, as Afghan elders debate a crucial post-2014 security pact. [...]
John McCain's official Senate Photo
John McCain recently did a concise, although far-reaching, interview with the good folks over at Newsmax.com. The
McCain interview can be seen here.
If you don't want to watch the whole video then here are the bullet points.
The Attacks on Sarah Palin were and still are merciless and they make no sense, especially coming from the women on the left. Under Alaska law, even though she was governor, she had to cover her own legal expenses. S [...]