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The Outpost (2020)

Introduction

The Outpost is a 2020 American war drama film directed by Rod Lurie, based on a 2012 non-fiction book, The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valour by Jake Tapper about the Battle of Kamdesh. 569 mots de plus

Drama

On alleged bounties, White House targets leakers, not Russia

Confronted with intel about Russia putting a bounty on the heads of U.S. troops, the White House is taking action – by hunting for leakers.

https://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-show/alleged-bounties-white-house-targets-leakers-not-russia-n1233049

-MSNBC; 7/7/2020

Why we need a little skepticism, and more evidence, on Russian bounties

By David B. Rivkin Jr. and George S. Beebe

July 5th 2020 in The Hill

The most fundamental task of both journalists and intelligence analysts is to clarify the often blurry line separating truth and falsehood. 1 169 mots de plus

David Rivkin

Russia-Baiting Is the Only Game in Town

Washington again becomes hysterical

By Philip Giraldi • Unz Review • July 7, 2020

There is particular danger at the moment that powerful political alignments in the United States are pushing strongly to exacerbate the developing crisis with Russia.

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United States

In ‘Russian Bounty’ Story, Evidence-Free Claims From Nameless Spies Became Fact Overnight

4 July 2020 — FAIR

The New York Times (6/26/20) front-paged what “intelligence says”—while offering very little explanation of why they say they believe it, or why we should believe them. 1 876 mots de plus

USA

Afghanistan, Where Satan’s Children Come for Pilgrimage

The senseless killing of Fatima ‘Natasha’ Khalil, a 24-year old employee of the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) by an explosive attached to her vehicle that also killed her driver is the latest string of killings that have left the country asking many questions. 5 305 mots de plus

Afghanistan