Pentagon Thwarts Obama’s Efforts To Close Guantanamo

Negotiating prisoner releases with the Pentagon was like “punching a pillow,” Defense Department officials “would come to a meeting, they would not make a counter-argument and then nothing would happen.” Continue reading

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Pentagon Seeks ‘New Narrative’ On ISIS War

It remains to be seen exactly how the Pentagon aims to shift the narrative this time, but conspicuously absent from early conversation on this “new” narrative is laying out exactly what that nebulous strategy to win the war actually is. Continue reading

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Pentagon Blasts Ted Cruz’s Proposals That Would Lead To ‘Apocalyptic War’

This is the second time in as many days the Pentagon has faulted a presidential candidate’s policy suggestions. Continue reading

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Pentagon: Trump’s Call To Ban Muslims A Threat To National Security

“Trump’s comments are bolstering the ISIS narrative that the US war is not against them but against Islam as a whole, warning that the comments are “contrary to our values and contrary to our national security.” Continue reading

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Dangerous Escalation: Pentagon Chief Calls For Increasing Military Presence Off China’s Shores

The move triggered an angry rebuke from Beijing and a warning that a minor incident in the area, which is one of the world’s busiest sea lanes, could spark war if the United States did not stop what it called “provocative acts.” Continue reading

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Factcheck: 4 Mainstream Media Lies On Russian Airstrikes In Syria In 2 Minutes

As Russia began air striking ISIS strongholds where US military has failed, American media didn’t waste any opportunity to blatantly lie and fabricate information about Russian airstrikes in Syria, including posting old photos of Syrian casualties blaming them on new Russian military action. Continue reading

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