CIA trains and spies for Syrian rebels – report

  • Yum

TweetYumShareThis CIA trains and spies for Syrian rebels – report 23 Mar 2013 Some Syrian rebel terrorist groups get training and intelligence straight from CIA officers, US officials told media. The helping hand is meant to bolster the secular opposition against both governmental troops and Islamist forces. The CIA’s increased involvement in Syria is part […]

Pro-Taliban militants threaten to kill former Pakistani president

  • Yum

TweetYumShareThis Pro-Taliban militants threaten to kill former Pakistani president –Bush ally Musharraf has been charged with several offences, including involvement in the 2007 assassination of former Prime Minister, Benezir Bhutto. 23 Mar 2013 In a newly-released video, the pro-Taliban militants have threatened to kill former President Pervez Musharraf upon his arrival in Pakistan. On Saturday, […]

US-led soldier killed in blast in eastern Afghanistan

  • Yum

TweetYumShareThis US-led soldier killed in blast in eastern Afghanistan 22 Mar 2013 A US-led foreign soldier has been killed in a blast in the troubled eastern Afghanistan as foreign fatalities continue to rise across the war-ravaged country. “An International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) service member died following an improvised explosive device attack in eastern Afghanistan […]

Marines ID Gunman, 2 Victims in Va. Base Shooting

  • Yum

TweetYumShareThis Marines ID Gunman, 2 Victims in Va. Base Shooting –Military officials have not released a motive for the shooting. 24 Mar 2013 A Marine who shot two of his colleagues to death and then killed himself was a tactics instructor at a school that tests Marines who want to become officers, military officials said […]

Senate passes budget after late-night ‘vote-a-rama’

  • Yum

TweetYumShareThis Senate passes budget after late-night ‘vote-a-rama‘ 23 Mar 2013 Senators rammed through a whopping 101 amendments and took 70 roll call votes in a late night “vote-a-rama” session that lasted until 5:30 a.m. Saturday. The budget plan, proposed by Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Patty Murray, only narrowly passed by a 50-49 vote. The blueprint […]