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Carney essentially repeated himself, once again citing "unprecedented levels [of communications] thus far from the highest
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President Barack Obama has never commented publicly on the targeted drone strike that accidentally killed Abdulrahman al-Awlaki, a 16-year-old American boy and the son of al Qaeda leader Anwar al-Awlaki.
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The administration's refusal to participate comes just a few months after President Barack Obama pledged greater transparency
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"He had been born in Denver, said the certificate from the Colorado health department," The New York Times reported. "In
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"This is not Dick Cheney we’re talking about here," Obama told the more skeptical senators. The comment came just one month
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The United States has also carried out drone strikes in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Somalia. "I think if they moved it, not
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But industry insiders like West argue that, in the future, drones will be more commonly used for non-lethal, non-military
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Amid the drone debate a majority of Americans believe that President Obama is either worse or no better at protecting civil liberties than former President Bush. We are joined by Dan Steadman, Jeanette Bennett, Reyna Ramirez and Tom Cunningham.
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"The results cannot be fully explained as party line responses. More than one in five self-identified Democrats, 21 percent
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It would not seem, at first blush, to be particularly helpful to use drone attacks to incinerate people who preach against al Qaeda. But I'm sure I am overthinking things. Omelettes and eggs, after all. Best not to question it.
The World Post
Cultural diplomacy or public diplomacy cannot be effective when coupled with acts of war. This is a lesson which major powers keep learning and also keep forgetting. Public diplomacy could not succeed in Iraq as long as military force was used.
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During his second term, President Obama may take action on vital domestic issues but he will also continue the war on terror with a bloated national security establishment and ferocious use of killer drones.
The World Post
The foreign minister of Pakistan told a gathering in New York on Thursday evening that the top cause of anti-Americanism