Obama Admin Foreign Policy

Pentagon Not Targeting 60 ISIS Training Camps that Produce Thousands of Fighters Monthly

The Pentagon has not conducted airstrikes against an estimated 60 Islamic State (IS) training camps that are supplying thousands of fighters each month to the terror group, according to defense and intelligence officials. The camps are spread throughout Islamic State-controlled areas of Iraq and Syria and are off limits in the U.S.-led international bombing campaign…

Obama Now Sending Terror Suspects To Counseling

The FBI is now referring some potential terror suspects to counseling in a new strategy to defeat homegrown Islamic State supporters. Rather than lock up everyone in the U.S. suspected of potential terrorist activity, the FBI will refer up to 10 percent of the thousands of people under investigation to counseling, reported The Wall Street…

Obama was as Wrong about 9/11 as he is about ISIS

That President Obama won’t call it Islamic terrorism; that he believes we shouldn’t be on a “high horse” because America and Christians have done bad things; that Muslims are victims of “bigotry and prejudice”; that his State Department says it’s the lack of jobs, not religion, that fuels ISIS, should come as no surprise. After…

Obama State Department Meets with Leaders of Muslim Brotherhood in Washington

After the recent speech al-Sisi made calling for a reevaluation of the aspects of Islamic thinking that are “antagonizing the entire world,” the State Department should be working closely with him on strategies for teaching against jihad violence and Islamic supremacism in Muslim countries. Instead, it is meeting with his opposition, which is dedicated in…

Obama Releases 5 Yemeni Terrorists from Guantanamo Bay

The United States released five more Yemeni detainees from the prison camps in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, on Wednesday to far-flung locations — four to the Arabian Sea nation of Oman, and a fifth to Estonia in Northern Europe — in continuing transfers that have stirred protest from Congress. A day earlier leading Republicans, notified in…

Russia Has More Nuclear Weapons Ready to Deploy Than USA

For the first time, Russia, which is in the midst of a major strategic nuclear modernization, has more deployed nuclear warheads than the United States, according to the latest numbers released by the State Department. Russia now has 1,643 warheads deployed on intercontinental ballistic missiles, submarine-launched ballistic missiles and heavy bombers. The United States has…

Retired Head of Marine Corps: Obama’s ISIS Strategy “Doesn’t Have a Snowball’s Chance in Hell of Succeeding”

The man who was the top Marine general from 2006 until his retirement in 2010 says President Barack Obama’s strategy to defeat the terrorist group the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is doomed to fail. “I don’t think the president’s plan has a snowball’s chance in hell of succeeding,” retired Marine General James Conway,…

MSNBC Regulars are Obama’s New Team Dealing with ISIS

MSNBC’S Andrea Mitchell claimed President Barack Obama’s new cabal of foreign policy advisers “looks like a review of our guest list” on the liberal cable news network, with the AP’s Julie Pace explaining that the White House is trying to bring the commentators “into the fold.” Mitchell spoke Tuesday with Pace about Obama’s Monday night…

Putin Invades Ukraine

Columns of heavy artillery, huge loads of arms and regular Russian servicemen came to the territory of Ukraine from Russia through the uncontrolled border area,” Mr. Poroshenko said at the beginning of an emergency meeting of the Ukrainian Nation Security and Defense Council in Kiev. Mercenaries, along with regular servicemen, were trying to overrun positions…

Obama “We Don’t Have A Strategy Yet” on ISIS

U.S. President Barack Obama addressed a pair of worsening world crises Thursday afternoon, blaming Russia for escalating violence in eastern regions of Ukraine and admitting he doesn’t yet have a strategy to confront the extremist group calling itself the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (also ISIS or ISIL). His statement from the White House…

Highlights of the White House’s Laurel & Hardy Stance on Syria

If you’re confused by the White House’s constantly evolving stance on the crisis in Syria, you’re not alone. Indeed, between Secretary of State John Kerry’s promise that U.S. engagement will be “unbelievably small” and President Barack Obama assurance that the military “doesn’t do pinpricks,” it seems as if the White House is as confused as…

Obama Pushes for Muslim Brotherhood to Have One More Chance In Future Elections in Egypt

Photo: Atlas Shrugs The White House Wednesday pushed multiple statements calling for elections in Egypt, as the country’s military-backed government cracked down on violent Islamist protesters in Cairo. “When the interim government took power [in July], we expressed our concern about the need for a prompt transition back to a democratically elected civilian government,” deputy…