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Libyan Newswire

Spencer Ackerman

Thursday, April 28, 2016 – 06:06

The Pentagon is due to release a report on an internal investigation into one of the most infamous episodes of the war in Afghanistan: a special operations airstrike on a hospital in the north of the country last year that left 42 civilians dead.

Thursday, December 5, 2013 – 12:16

Lawyers confirm extended co-operation from man who secretly pleaded guilty to terrorism charges in New York two years ago

Wednesday, June 13, 2012 – 00:00

“It’s not so much about having or using the armed capabilities in SOUTHCOM in the near-term as it is making sure the system doesn’t get pigeonholed as being just for Afghanistan or Iraq,” says Peter Singer

Friday, April 6, 2012 – 00:00

With the bang of a gavel on Thursday, a judge in New York ended Viktor Bout’s reign as the so-called "Merchant of Death," an arms dealer who fueled conflict everywhere from Afghanistan to Colombia to Libya.

Friday, March 18, 2011 – 00:00

According to a previously undisclosed agreement between President Barack Obama and his Mexican counterpart, Felipe Calderon, the Pentagon is authorized to fly unmanned surveillance flights over Mexico.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010 – 00:00

Haitian President Preval authorized the U.S. Air Force to control the so-called ‘slot times’ for letting planes land and then depart, which the airmen set at two hours per plane