Kurds blocking return of Arabs to disputed Iraq areas: watchdog - Yahoo! News Kurds block return of Arabs to Iraq: HRW - The Gulf Today 02/26/2015 - 5:27 am | View Link
Army Rangers get top valor awards for heroism on deadly day in ... - Washington Post Face of Defense: Airborne Soldier Earns Distinguished Service Cross - United States Department of Defense 02/18/2015 - 6:27 am | View Link
ISIS booby traps huge dam as Pope backs US strikes Whilst a series of air strikes by American F-18 fighter jets reportedly sent most of the jihadists fleeing from the central parts of Mosul dam, a network of landmines and planted explosives they left behind impeded Kurdish ground forces from recapturing ... 08/19/2014 - 12:17 am | View Link
Islamic State booby traps massive Iraqi dam which could kill thousands if breached Whilst a series of air strikes by American F-18 fighter jets reportedly sent most of the jihadists fleeing from the central parts of Mosul dam, a network of landmines and planted explosives they left behind impeded Kurdish ground forces from recapturing ... 08/18/2014 - 9:46 am | View Link
ISIS booby traps Mosul Dam, which could unleash 18-metre-high wall of water on Iraq’s second largest city Whilst a series of air strikes by American F-18 fighter jets reportedly sent most of the jihadists fleeing from the central parts of Mosul ... retake part of strategic Mosul Dam as U.S. bombs ISIS strongholds Foreign fighters flocking to new ‘caliphate ... 08/17/2014 - 6:00 pm | View Link
Nigeria: Insurgents Have Laid Booby Traps, Landmines Fleeing residents said the bridge between the states of Adamawa and Borno was destroyed on Friday. A team of French experts arrived in the country on Saturday, as international efforts to find the schoolgirls were ramped up. This follows British and ... 05/11/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Police: Burglary suspect accused of leaving booby traps in home DENVER — Police are on the lookout for a suspect who burglarized an elderly woman’s home and then booby trapped it. Fire experts say it’s amazing one of the devices the suspect left behind didn’t set the house on fire. Details in Melody Mendez ... 08/27/2013 - 4:16 pm | View Link
Chapter VI: Tactical Refinements And Innovations CHAPTER VI. Tactical Refinements And Innovations. As discussed previously, in the spring and summer of 1968 we were looking for ways to bring the enemy to battle on ... 03/1/2015 - 2:43 pm | View Website
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Palestinians Flee Northern Gaza as a Cease-Fire Appears ... Israel’s aerial bombardment of Gaza continued Sunday, as did rocket fire into Israel, as Israeli leaders and Palestinian militants both appeared ready to ... 02/28/2015 - 10:41 am | View Website
NLF and PAVN battle tactics NLF and PAVN battle tactics comprised a flexible mix of guerrilla and conventional warfare battle tactics used by the Main Force of the People's Liberation Armed ... 02/25/2015 - 5:54 pm | View Website
The Recluse in the Recliner The Recluse in the Recliner; Season 9, Episode 24: Air date: May 19, 2014 Production code: 9AKY22 Written by: Stephen Nathan & Jonathan Collier Directed by 02/25/2015 - 10:09 am | View Website
SANAA, Yemen — An Iranian airplane delivered supplies to Yemen’s Shiite rebel-held capital on Sunday, while the president gained support from influential tribal and provincial leaders in signs that the rival camps seeking to rule the rapidly unraveling country are entrenching their positions.
The first direct flight from Shiite powerhouse Iran to Sanaa was carrying 12 tons of medical supplies as well as tents and Red Crescent aid workers, said Iran’s deputy ambassador Rasai Ebadi.
Western embassies shut down and evacuated staff from Sanaa last month after the rebels stormed the presidential palace and placed President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi and his Cabinet ministers under house arrest.
Hadi received local officials in Aden on Sunday, along with influential tribal leaders and elders from the provinces of Jawf, Marib and Bayda, who assured him of their backing, local television stations reported, adding that Hadi again accused the Houthis of launching a coup against Yemen’s legitimate leadership.
On Friday night at the Reggie Lewis Center, Loxsom stopped by to hand out medals at the New England Indoor Championships, the high school meet where he set a meet record in 2009 in winning a title for Wilbur Cross High School of New Haven, Connecticut.
In the women's pole vault, NCAA indoor record-holder Demi Payne, a rising star from Stephen F.
Max Scherzer was warming up in the bullpen, getting ready to head onto the field to throw his first batting practice session for the Washington Nationals.
 before Scherzer could leave the bullpen, he turned to manager Matt Williams, who was standing near him.
 the Nationals' newcomer threw a few more warmup pitches, then took the spring training mound and used his full arsenal against batters who aren't likely to make the team's final roster — catchers Daniel Butler and Sandy Leon, infielders Emmanuel Burris and Kia Ka'aihue, and outfielder Matt Skole.
Scherzer's fastball and breaking balls seemed particularly sharp.
The NL East champion Nationals boosted their already formidable rotation in the offseason when they signed the former AL Cy Young Award with Detroit to a $210 million, seven-year contract.
BEIRUT — The first Syrian rebel group to be given U. S. weapons collapsed Sunday after losing control of its headquarters to Syria’s main al-Qaeda affiliate, further complicating American-led efforts to counter the rise of extremism in Syria. Read full article >>