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Obama’s Legal Rationale For War Against Islamic State Secret And ‘Very Thin’

“This is opening the door to future presidents making war without any reliance on congressional authorization.”

June 12, 2015

Navy Conducts First Series Of Drone And Manned Fighter Jet Operations

By W.J. Hennigan, Los Angeles Times The U.S. Navy said its jet-powered, bat-winged X-47B drone has conducted carrier deck operations and performed maneuvers alongside an F/A-18 fighter jet, marking the first time manned and unmanned aircraft have operated together on the same carrier. Navy officials hailed the test flights of the experimental drone, which were […]

August 18, 2014

Ukraine Orders Military Operation Against Rebels After Biden Leaves

Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine relaunched military operations against pro-Kremlin separatists late Tuesday, hours after U.S. Vice President Joe Biden ended a two-day Kiev visit in which he warned Russia over its actions in the former Soviet republic. The U.S. Defense Department at the same time announced it was sending 600 U.S. troops to neighboring Poland […]

April 22, 2014