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Senate approves Egypt’s military aid, cuts Pakistan’s

Sen. Patrick Leahy.  /AP/J. Scott Applewhite

Special to WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate has decided to maintain U.S. military aid to Egypt. A Senate panel has approved a foreign aid budget that maintains U.S. military aid to Egypt for 2013. The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Foreign Operations agreed to a request by the administration of President Barack Obama for $1.3 [...]

May 24th, 2012 | Posted in Egypt,Exclusives,Iraq,Israel,Jordan,Mideast,Pakistan,Stateside,Top Stories,U.S. Military,U.S. Politics | Read More »

Tale of two massacres and the price of withdrawing from Afghanistan and Pakistan

Mohammed Merah.

Sol W. Sanders [See Archive Two recent deeply intertwined violent events demonstrate the terrible burden hanging on the outcome of U.S. intervention in Afghanistan and Pakistan. An American soldier’s rampage allegedly taking the lives of 17 Afghan villagers paralleled the attack of a Franco-Mahgrebian youth resulting in seven deaths of French [Muslim] veterans and Jewish [...]

March 26th, 2012 | Posted in Afghanistan,Columnists,COMMENTARY,Exclusives,Life,Mideast,Pakistan,Sol Sanders,Stateside,Top Stories,U.S. Military,World Links | Read More »

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