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Obama Rejects Advice of Generals and Prepares Afghan Withdrawal

President Obama, acting against the advice of top Pentagon advisers, will announce to the country on Wednesday night the withdrawal of up to 30,000 US troops from Afghanistan before November, 2012, just in time for the presidential election. Military Wants Strong Afghan Presence The advice of his top military personnel has been to maintain a […]

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Bin Laden’s Demise Boosts Obama’s Ratings

Since the death of Osama bin Laden as a result of the successful raid of his hideout in Pakistan, the approval rating of President Barak Obama, have improved according to a recent poll. Obama’s Ratings Up, But Not by Much NBC News conducted a telephone poll of 800 adults between May 5 and May 7, […]

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A Glimpse Into bin Laden’s Life

In most recent news, five movies have surfaced that were seized by Navy SEALs after bin Laden’s death. The five movies shed new light on bin Laden’s life and habits for the past number of years while hiding out in his compound. Painting a Picture with Video In addition, the footage released by the government […]

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“No!” Says Obama to Showing bin Laden Pictures

In a move that has surprised many, President Barack Obama has said that he won’t be releasing photos of Osama bin Laden’s dead body. White House press secretary Jay Carney told reports, “It is not in our national security interest … to allow these images to become icons to rally opinion against the United States. […]