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Explained What US must do to defeat 'Jihadist cancer' ISIL once and for all

Aug 23, 2014

Explained What US must do to defeat 'Jihadist cancer' ISIL once and for all

If the United States intends to decisively defeat ISIL, what diplomatic and military means would be needed to crush them? #World #HowThisWorks #Barack Obama #US #Syria #Jihad #Middle East #Iraq #air strikes #ISIL
All you need to know about the terror group behind James Foley's killing

Aug 22, 2014

All you need to know about the terror group behind James Foley's killing

ISIL emerged in Iraq in 2006, three years after the US-led invasion, spurred by global terror network Al-Qaeda. Initially known as the Islamic State in Iraq. #Terrorism #Syria #ListsEtc #USA #Iraq #journalists #Kurds #President Barack Obama #Jihadists #islamic-state #Militancy in Iraq #ISIL #ISIS #Caliphate #Yazidis #James Foley #Steven Sotloff #2014 US airstrikes in Iraq
Amid US air strikes against ISIL, Iraq struggles to build own air force

Aug 22, 2014

Amid US air strikes against ISIL, Iraq struggles to build own air force

Iraq had only a fledgling air force when the United States withdrew in 2011. Washington has agreed to bolster Iraqi air power by selling Baghdad 36 sophisticated F-16 multi-role jet fighters and 24 Apache helicopters. #Terrorism #Syria #ConnectTheDots #USA #Iraq #journalists #Kurds #President Barack Obama #Jihadists #islamic-state #Militancy in Iraq #ISIL #ISIS #Caliphate #Yazidis #James Foley #Steven Sotloff #2014 US airstrikes in Iraq

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In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

Jan 12, 2014

In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

The Americans grossly misjudged and miscalculated the response of India, ignoring the fact that Washington chose to up its ante at a time when general elections are less than four months away and no government in New Delhi could have politically afforded to take the American affront lying low. #United States #Barack Obama #diplomacy #ConnectTheDots #Preet Bharara #Nisha Desai Biswal #United Nation #Devyani Khobragade #Sangeeta Richards #India-US diplomacy #Diplomat arrest row
Big Brother Wars: Why Snowden is so valuable to China

Jun 16, 2013

Big Brother Wars: Why Snowden is so valuable to China

Is he a hero for opening the door on this obsessive compulsive spying on ordinary citizens or a villain who jeopardized security by doing so? #World #China #Barack Obama #Spying #PRISM #Edward Snowden

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Big Brother Wars: Why Snowden is so valuable to China

Aug 22, 2014

White House revises birth control rule to accommodate religious groups

The Obama administration issued a new rule Friday aimed at ending its years-long fight with religious groups over the part in its landmark healthcare law that requires companies to cover contraceptives...
Big Brother Wars: Why Snowden is so valuable to China

Aug 22, 2014

U.S. says Russia will 'bear consequences' for move into Ukraine

The Obama administration Friday condemned the unauthorized entry of a Russian convoy into embattled eastern Ukraine, warning that the Kremlin would "bear additional consequences" for the move...
Big Brother Wars: Why Snowden is so valuable to China

Aug 21, 2014

President Obama's half-brother recounts travail talking his way past security for 2009 inauguration

President Obama's half-brother barely made it past security for Obama's 2009 inauguration...