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Macron, Trump, May meet in Europe, 2017

Syria Strike and Military Lessons for North Korea and Iran

Dr. Rebecca Grant
4/20/2018

Kim Jong Un may or may not have watched news coverage of the strike on Syria by the US, Britain and France.  If he did, he and the North Korean elite saw four things that should make them want to talk even more.  Same goes for the mullahs of Iran ...

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Features

CNN: Tramadol Trafficking and Terror in Africa

1/24/2018

Synthetic opioid trafficking is a huge new revenue target for ISIS affiliates -- think Al Capone and the liquor gangsters.  Read about the UN's concerns on opiod trafficking in this piece by CNN.

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Battling ISIS On Our Streets

11/1/2017

We’re fighting the terrorist diaspora on our streets.

In 2016, ISIS attacks killed 1456 in multiple countries.  For 2017 the death toll after the truck attack in New York City stands at 685.  The ...

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Beast Mode for F-35 Stealth Fighter Jet

10/25/2017

22,000 lbs. of weapons.  That's what  the F-35 fighter can carry, with internal and external stores together.  Pilots call it Beast Mode.  Who knew our newest stealth fighter had a Beast Mode?  Yet ...

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National Security

Macron, Trump, May meet in Europe, 2017

Syria Strike and Military Lessons for North Korea and Iran

Dr. Rebecca Grant
4/20/2018

Kim Jong Un may or may not have watched news coverage of the strike on Syria by the US, Britain and France.  If he did, he and the North Korean elite saw four things that should make them want to talk even more.  Same goes for the mullahs of Iran ...

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We Have A Trump Doctrine: Principled Realism

Dr. Rebecca Grant
12/19/2017

We have a Trump Doctrine.  It's principled realism and here are the 4 principles: Protect the Homeland, Promote American Prosperity, Peace Through Strength and Advance American Influence Abroad.  Read the National Security Strategy

Power is central.  American economic power is at the foundation and it’s the engine of ...

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How Trump Can Launch Nuclear Weapons

11/17/2017

Nuclear strikes and responses to attacks on the US are handled through a chain of command set up decades ago to ensure civilian control of military forces as mandated by our Constitution. Recently the Senate fussed over Trump's role.  "We are concerned that the President of the United States ...

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Battling ISIS On Our Streets

11/1/2017

We’re fighting the terrorist diaspora on our streets.

In 2016, ISIS attacks killed 1456 in multiple countries.  For 2017 the death toll after the truck attack in New York City stands at 685.  The NYPD fighting ISIS just as much as our forces in Syria.

This is the terrorist ...

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North Korea

Kim Jong Un addresses workers' conference

Watch North Korea Squirm

10/30/2017

On Nov. 7, President Trump will be the first US president to address South Korea's parliament since 1993.   Decision time is coming for Kim Jong Un.   After six months of missile tests and one nuclear blast, he's weighing whether to push the international coalition.  China said in August ...

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