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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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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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Airpower

Afghanistan Tidal Wave of Airpower

1/2/2018

General John Nicholson promised a “tidal wave of airpower” to defeat Taliban, ISIS and other insurgents in Afghanistan. He’s delivering.  Weapons releases are up 300%, rising from 1337 in 2016 to 3,906 as of 30 Nov 2017. Coalition air forces led by the USAF are hitting Taliban drug ...

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ISIS equipment after a raid by Eqypt in Sinai

Egypt and the New Tactics to Fight ISIS

11/29/2017

The Rawda mosque attack showed a wounded beast is the most vicious.  Now that their Syria/Iraq caliphate is gone, top ISIS priorities include Egypt’s Sinai, Libya, East Africa and the Khorasan insurgency in Afghanistan.

JCS Chairman Gen Joe Dunford spoke on Oct. 24, 2017 of Egypt's efforts ...

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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 it makes sense.  F-35s now operational with the Marines, Air Force and Navy are taking ...

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