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WSJ.com: World News: Qatar’s Critics Scale Back Demands in Diplomatic Bid

Four Arab nations locked in a dispute with Qatar said they have revised and curtailed their list of demands for Doha, in an overture aimed at moving toward a solution to the standoff.

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Lt. Gen. Stewart spoke to students at the National Student Leadership Conference. Watch the video on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DIA
No weapons system or concepts on how to fight should be designed today without context to how intel on foreign adversaries fits into it.
DIA and @CIA are the only intel agencies with HUMINT (overt) and clandestine capabilities
DIA, @CIA and @StateDept are the only agencies who use all-sources of intelligence
Almost all our adversaries are going underground- building facilities, tunnels. We need to understand what they’re doing underground.
“DIA has a presence in 140+ countries around the world” http://www.dia.mil/Careers/
What causes radical ideology to flourish? Click to 19:55 on video http://www.facebook.com/DIA
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Stop the fake news of all sorts and kinds and Russias Info War on the U.S. webworldtimes.com/blog/2017/07/1
Trump cannot make America govern itself again
Trump Slaps New Sanctions On Iran After Certifying Its Compliance With Nuclear Deal
20 members of Congress demand FBI investigation into Ivanka Trump’s security clearance – ThinkProgress
Reluctant Trump recertifies Iran deal – The Hindu
Lebanon preparing for military operation near Syria border
Russia demands US return properties as talks reach no deal
Dem Rep: We Are Far Past Collusion With Respect to Trump and Russia
Terrorism threat posed by ISIS isnt going away
US Court Rules FBI Can Continue to Surveil Your Data in Secret – iDrop News
Meeting with a Russian isnt smart, but its not a crime
Trump seeking new ideas on Afghanistan from servicemembers
Chechnya becoming major player in rebuilding war-torn Syria
Questions surround nuclear plants’ cybersecurity amid hacks
D.C. Begins Implementing Assisted Suicide, GOP Congress Likely to Oppose
US restoring asset seizures with safeguards
Lawyer: Russian developer’s staffer also at Trump Tower meet

 

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Lt. Gen. Stewart spoke to students at the National Student Leadership Conference. Watch the video on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DIA

Lt. Gen. Stewart spoke to students at the National Student Leadership Conference. Watch the video on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DIA 

No weapons system or concepts on how to fight should be designed today without context to how intel on foreign adversaries fits into it.

No weapons system or concepts on how to fight should be designed today without context to how intel on foreign adversaries fits into it.

DIA and @CIA are the only intel agencies with HUMINT (overt) and clandestine capabilities

DIA and  are the only intel agencies with HUMINT (overt) and clandestine capabilities

DIA, @CIA and @StateDept are the only agencies who use all-sources of intelligence

DIA,  and  are the only agencies who use all-sources of intelligence

Almost all our adversaries are going underground- building facilities, tunnels. We need to understand what they’re doing underground.

Almost all our adversaries are going underground- building facilities, tunnels. We need to understand what they’re doing underground.

“DIA has a presence in 140+ countries around the world” http://www.dia.mil/Careers/

“DIA has a presence in 140+ countries around the world” http://www.dia.mil/Careers/ 

What causes radical ideology to flourish? Click to 19:55 on video http://www.facebook.com/DIA

What causes radical ideology to flourish? Click to 19:55 on video http://www.facebook.com/DIA 

pic.twitter.com/ppK7f7iWof

Stop the fake news of all sorts and kinds and Russias Info War on the U.S. webworldtimes.com/blog/2017/07/1

Stop the fake news of all sorts and kinds and Russias Info War on the U.S. webworldtimes.com/blog/2017/07/1


Posted by mikenov on Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 3:18pm
Trump cannot make America govern itself again

Washington gridlock has become a Republican habit
Trump Slaps New Sanctions On Iran After Certifying Its Compliance With Nuclear Deal

The U.S. said Iran’s ballistic missile program and Tehrans malign activities in the Middle East undercut any positive contributions from the 2015 deal.

20 members of Congress demand FBI investigation into Ivanka Trump’s security clearance – ThinkProgress


ThinkProgress
20 members of Congress demand FBI investigation into Ivanka Trump’s security clearance
ThinkProgress
Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) offered a resolution of inquiry to the House Judiciary Committee for the Department of Justice to release Trump documents or records involving the firing of former F.B.I Director James Comey and the extent of Attorney General 
Ty Cobb, Donald Trump’s newest Russia lawyer, adds legal muscle as investigations widenUSA TODAY
Three Dem senators call for ‘immediate review’ of Kushner’s security clearanceThe Hill

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Reluctant Trump recertifies Iran deal – The Hindu


The Hindu
Reluctant Trump recertifies Iran deal
The Hindu
U.S. President Donald Trump agreed on Monday to certify again that Iran is complying with an international nuclear agreement that he has strongly criticised, but only after hours of arguing with his top national security advisers, briefly upending a 
US Interference Represents Real Threat to Security in Middle EastSputnik International
Trump Must Withdraw From the Iran Nuclear Deal NowAlgemeiner
US slaps new sanctions on Iran, after certifying its compliance with nuclear dealWashington Post
Gatestone Institute –The Hill
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Lebanon preparing for military operation near Syria border

Lebanon is preparing a military operation to secure a lawless section of the border with Syria, Prime Minister Saad Hariri told parliament on Tuesday.

Russia demands US return properties as talks reach no deal

Russia stepped up pressure on the U.S. to return seized diplomatic compounds after talks ended without a deal, in a dispute that’s become a test of whether Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin can convert the personal rapport of their initial meeting into improved relations.

Dem Rep: We Are Far Past Collusion With Respect to Trump and Russia

Rep. Denny Heck (D., Wash.) told CNN host Kate Bolduan on Tuesday that the Trump campaign’s involvement with Russia has now gone “far past collusion,” and called on the Trump administration to come clean.

cia – Google News: Man accused of selling secrets to China linked to CIA – Washington Post Stars and Stripes: Key points from the G20 summit of world leaders RSS for National Security: The Latest: Russian account Trump meeting goes unchallenged

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cia – Google News: Man accused of selling secrets to China linked to CIA – Washington Post
Stars and Stripes: Key points from the G20 summit of world leaders
RSS for National Security: The Latest: Russian account Trump meeting goes unchallenged
Stars and Stripes: US giving $638 million in aid to Yemen, Somalia, Nigeria, South Sudan
Stars and Stripes: Iraq says forces are ‘tens of meters’ from retaking Mosul
Stars and Stripes: 72 years after death, World War II fighter comes home
Stars and Stripes: ‘Killed’ in Vietnam and buried with comrades, this Marine returned from the dead
fbi – Google News: Report: FBI investigated claims that former Texas Tech coach Bob Knight groped women – Dallas News
Stars and Stripes: Strong words from the Revolution, some see as fitting description of modern times
Lima Charlie News: The G20 Summit, testing Americas relevance in a Trump world
Stars and Stripes: A beloved metal band played at Gitmo – where its music was once used for torture
Eurasia Review: Eyeless In Gaza OpEd
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Eurasia Review: Whos Afraid Of Angela Merkel? Analysis
cia – Google News: A Former CIA Analyst Explains Why Denuclearization Is Crucial to Stabilizing US-Russia Relations – HuffPost
Stars and Stripes: ‘Spirit of ’76’ painting possibly worth $1 million was kept in closet
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Stars and Stripes: Keel laying marks official construction of attack submarine
Lawfare – Hard National Security Choices: The Lawfare Podcast: Matt Tait on Recent Events in Cybersecurity
www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security: Twitter can proceed with free speech case against DOJ, federal judge rules
Stars and Stripes: Air Force rescues 2 Germans from boat fire far out at sea

 

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Russian President Vladimir Putin has his hands full battling a shrinking economy, a hemorrhage of funds, an organized work force, and a restless military. NEW, via Dr. Gary K. Buschhttp://ow.ly/6QK230dftFw
The Latest: CNN responds to Trump tweet
US warship in operation near disputed island in South China Sea – Reuters
Pakistan official angry over ex-CIA contractor’s memoir – ABC News
Podesta: ‘It’s on the FBI’ That DNC Servers Weren’t Turned Over – Fox News Insider
Car explosion kills eight in Damascus. Two car bombs intercepted
Warner Admits Obama Administration Choked in Handling Russian Interference
Trump’s Signals to China – Wall Street Journal (subscription)
Ukraine Detains Two Russian FSB Agents Who Came Ashore From Black Sea
Is So-called Islamic State Gaining Strength in Pakistan?
Iran Army launches military drill in Caspian Sea
Syrian Kurds Vow to Stop Turkish Troops’ Advance on Afrin
Turkish Troops, Syrian Rebels Allegedly Mulling New Op in Syria Against Kurds
Russian Admiral Reveals Russian Navy’s Main Mission in World Ocean
Trump declares ‘patience is over’ with DPRK
US Navy warship sails near Chinese island
Iraqi Forces Kill 79 Daesh Militants in Mosul Over Past 24 Hours
Bomb attack kills 14 in refugee camp in Iraq’s Anbar province
USS George H. W. Bush Arrives in Haifa, Israel
Ukraine Security Service Blames Russia For Recent Cyberattack
China Gives Millions of Dollars in Weapons to the Philippines to Fight Daesh
At Least 20 Killed In Three Car-Bomb Attacks In Damascus
US Senators Visit Pakistan, Discuss Afghan Peace, Counterterrorism
Vucic: Russian Weapons to Significantly Boost Serbian Defense Capability
Puerto Ricos Power Authority Effectively Files for Bankruptcy