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1994-2016, DOD: Contract Archive
1947-2016, FAS: Presidential Directives
1940-2016, FAS: Selected Executive Orders on National Security

29 August 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Bahrain: Reform, Security, and U.S. Policy (PDF)
26 August 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Turkey: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
24 August 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Coalition Contributions to Countering the Islamic State (PDF)
23 August 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: DOD Security Cooperation: An Overview of Authorities and Issues (PDF)
August 2016, UK Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation: Report of the Bulk Powers Review (PDF)
19 August 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran: Politics, Gulf Security, and U.S. Policy (PDF)
16 August 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The United Arab Emirates (UAE): Issues for U.S. Policy (PDF)
15 August 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Department of Defense Contractor and Troop Levels in Iraq and Afghanistan: 2007-2016 (PDF)
12 August 2016, Democracy Now: "Fractured Lands: How the Arab World Came Apart": NYT Mag Examines Region Since 2003 U.S. Invasion
12 August 2016, Democracy Now: Donald Trump Claims Obama & Clinton Founded ISIS, But Bush Negotiated U.S. Withdrawal from Iraq
11 August 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Al Qaeda and U.S. Policy: Middle East and Africa (PDF)
10 August 2016, Democracy Now: "The Making of Donald Trump": David Cay Johnston on Trump's Ties to the Mob & Drug Traffickers
8 August 2016, DOD: DOD Manual 5240.01: Procedures Governing the Conduct of DOD Intelligence Activities (DODM 5240.01) (PDF)

16 July 2016, NYT: How Many People Have Been Killed in ISIS Attacks Around the World
6 July 2016, UK Iraq Inquiry: Report of the Iraq Inquiry (Chilcot Report)
1 July 2016, Federal Register: WH: Executive Order 13732: United States Policy on Pre- and Post-Strike Measures To Address Civilian Casualties in U.S. Operations Involving the Use of Force (PDF)
1 July 2016, ODNI: Summary of Information Regarding U.S. Counterterrorism Strikes Outside Areas of Active Hostilities (PDF)

June 2016, DOD: Defense Science Board: Summer Study on Autonomy (PDF)
27 June 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran's Foreign Policy (PDF)
23 June 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Does Foreign Aid Work? Efforts to Evaluate U.S. Foreign Assistance (PDF)
17 June 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: China Naval Modernization: Implications for U.S. Navy Capabilities--Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
17 June 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Foreign Aid: An Introduction to U.S. Programs and Policy (PDF)
14 June 2016, C-SPAN: President Obama Statement on U.S. Operations Against ISIS
13 June 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Overseas Contingency Operations Funding: Background and Status (PDF)
June 2016, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1977-1980: Volume XXX: Public Diplomacy (PDF)
June 2016, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1977-1980: Volume XXVIII: Organization and Management of Foreign Policy (PDF)

31 May 2016, FAS: CRS: Insight: DOD's Rotation to the Philippines (PDF)
31 May 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Changes in the Arctic: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
31 May 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: A Shift in the International Security Environment: Potential Implications for Defense--Issues for Congress (PDF)
26 May 2016, FAS: CRS: Insight: Taliban Leadership Succession (PDF)
25 May 2016, GAO: Information Technology: Federal Agencies Need to Address Aging Legacy Systems (PDF)
25 May 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Lasers, Railgun, and Hypervelocity Projectile: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
25 May 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Irregular Warfare and Counterterrorism Operations: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
22 May 2016, 60 Minutes: After Shock
17 May 2016, Frontline: The Secret History of ISIS
17 May 2016, Democracy Now: Chomsky on the Late Michael Ratner & How U.S. Thawed Cuba Ties to Avoid Dwindling Regional Influence
17 May 2016, Democracy Now: Chomsky on Obama's Visit to Hiroshima & Presidential Legacy: "Nothing to Rave About"
17 May 2016, Democracy Now: Noam Chomsky on Syria Conflict: Cut Off the Flow of Arms & Stop Bombing to Stem the Atrocities
16 May 2016, Democracy Now: Chomsky: Hillary Clinton Fears BDS Because It Counters Decades of US Support for Israeli Aggression
16 May 2016, Democracy Now: Chomsky on Trump's Climate Denialism: He Wants Us to March Toward the Destruction of the Species
16 May 2016, Democracy Now: Noam Chomsky: Climate Change & Nuclear Proliferation Pose the Worst Threat Ever Faced by Humans
12 May 2016, Majority Report: Jeremy Scahill (The Assassination Complex: Inside the Government's Secret Drone Warfare Program) (MP3)
12 May 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The Nunn-McCurdy Act: Background, Analysis, and Issues for Congress (PDF)
11 May 2016, FAS: CRS: Memo re. Presidential References to the 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force in Publicly Available Executive Actions and Reports to Congress (PDF)
3 May 2016, Frontline: Yemen Under Siege
3 May 2016, Frontline: Benghazi in Crisis
3 May 2016, Democracy Now: Jeremy Scahill: Clinton is Legendary Hawk, But Sanders Shouldn't Get Pass on Role in Regime Change
3 May 2016, Democracy Now: "This Isn't a War on Leaks, It's a War on Whistleblowers": Snowden Pens Foreword to New Scahill Book
3 May 2016, Democracy Now: "The Assassination Complex": Jeremy Scahill & Glenn Greenwald Probe Secret US Drone Wars in New Book

April 2016, GAO: Security Assistance: U.S. Government Should Strengthen End-Use Monitoring and Human Rights Vetting for Egypt (PDF)
26 April 2016, New York Public Library: Yanis Varoufakis and Noam Chomsky
25 April 2016, Democracy Now: Part 2: Seymour Hersh's New Book Disputes U.S. Account of Bin Laden Killing
25 April 2016, Democracy Now: Sy Hersh's Book on Bin Laden Killing Rejects U.S. Story, Says Saudis Financed Hiding of Qaeda Leader
25 April 2016, Democracy Now: Is the Obama Admin Ignoring the Role of Turkey & Saudi Arabia in Syria's 2013 Sarin Gas Attacks?
25 April 2016, Democracy Now: Seymour Hersh Weighs In on Sanders vs. Clinton: "Something Amazing Is Happening in This Country"
25 April 2016, Democracy Now: "Horrified": Seymour Hersh Reacts to Obama's Plan to Send 250 More U.S. Special Ops Troops to Syria
21 April 2016, Democracy Now: As Saudis Continue Deadly Bombing of Yemen, Is Obama Trading Cluster Munitions for Riyadh's Loyalty?
20 April 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Goldwater-Nichols at 30: Defense Reform and Issues for Congress (PDF)
20 April 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Libya: Transition and U.S. Policy (PDF)
19 April 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Arms Sales: Congressional Review Process (PDF)
14 April 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Air Force B-21 Long Range Strike Bomber (PDF)
12 April 2016, FAS: CRS: Insight: Counting Casualties in Syria and Iraq: Process and Challenges (PDF)
8 April 2016, Harvard National Security Law Journal: Dakota Rudesill: Coming to Terms with Secret Law (PDF)
4 April 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Security Assistance and Cooperation: Shared Responsibility of the Departments of State and Defense (PDF)

29 March 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Ukraine: Current Issues and U.S. Policy (PDF)
25 March 2016, Vimeo: Univ. of Arizona: Edward Snowden, Noam Chomsky and Glenn Greenwald: A Conversation on Privacy
24 March 2016, Democracy Now: Glenn Greenwald: Cruz, Trump, Clinton "Playing into the Hands" of ISIL After Brussels Bombings
23 March 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Nonstrategic Nuclear Weapons (PDF)
21 March 2016, US District Court, Southern District NY: USA v. Hunter et al (Order) (PDF)
March 2016, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States, 1981-1988: Volume III: Soviet Union, January 1981-January 1983 (PDF)
16 March 2016, WikiLeaks: Hillary Clinton Email Archive
March 2016, Oxfam International et al: Fuelling the Fire: How the UN Security Council's Permanent Members are undermining their own commitments on Syria (PDF)
10 March 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S. Strategic Nuclear Forces: Background, Developments, and Issues (PDF)

18 February 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV): Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
February 2016, UN: Assistance Mission in Afghanistan; Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights: Afghanistan: Annual Report 2015: Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict (PDF)
14 February 2016, Human Rights Watch: Yemen: Cluster Munitions Wounding Civilians
11 February 2016, Majority Report: Jennifer Mittelstadt (The Rise of the Military Welfare State) (MP3)
11 February 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Brazil: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
9 February 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The U.S.-Japan Alliance (PDF)
9 February 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The Islamic State and U.S. Policy (PDF)
5 February 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Oman: Reform, Security, and U.S. Policy (PDF)
5 February 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Saudi Arabia: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)

29 January 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran's Foreign Policy (PDF)
28 January 2016, Democracy Now: Covering War to End War: New Film Recounts Life & Legacy of James Foley, Journalist Killed by ISIS
23 January 2016, NYT: U.S. and Allies Weigh Military Action Against ISIS in Libya
20 January 2016, Smashing Interviews: Noam Chomsky Interview: "Enormous Sense of Hopelessness and Anger" Reflected in Appeal of Trump And Sanders
20 January 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The U.S. Military Presence in Okinawa and the Futenma Base Controversy (PDF)
19 January 2016, NYT: In Libya, U.S. Courts Unreliable Allies to Counter ISIS
January 2016, Human Rights Watch: Banished and Dispossessed: Forced Displacement and Deliberate Destruction in Northern Iraq (PDF)
15 January 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: A New Authorization for Use of Military Force Against the Islamic State: Issues and Current Proposals (PDF)
14 January 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Pakistan's Nuclear Weapons (PDF)
12 January 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran Sanctions (PDF)
11 January 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Cuba: Issues for the 114th Congress (PDF)
8 January 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Force Structure and Shipbuilding Plans: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
7 January 2016, London Review of Books: Seymour Hersh: Military to Military: US intelligence sharing in the Syrian war
5 January 2016, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Littoral Combat Ship (LCS)/Frigate Program: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
4 January 2016, NYT: Saudi Arabia Cuts Ties With Iran Amid Fallout From Cleric's Execution

December 2015, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1981-1988: Volume XIII: Conflict in the South Atlantic, 1981-1984 (PDF)
December 2015, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1969-1976: Volume E-11: Part 2: Documents on South America, 1973-1976 (PDF)
31 December 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iraq: Politics and Governance (PDF)
29 December 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran, Gulf Security, and U.S. Policy (PDF)
28 December 2015, NYT: Iraqi Army Retakes Government Complex in Central Ramadi
23 December 2015, Electrospaces: Leaked documents that were not attributed to Snowden
23 December 2015, NYT: 1950s U.S. Nuclear Target List Offers Chilling Insight
22 December 2015, National Security Archive: U.S. Cold War Nuclear Target Lists Declassified for First Time
22 December 2015, Democracy Now: Sy Hersh: Backing Assad's Ouster, Has Hillary Clinton Forgotten the Lessons of Iraq & Libya?
22 December 2015, Democracy Now: Seymour Hersh's Latest Bombshell: U.S. Military Undermined Obama on Syria with Tacit Help to Assad
21 December 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Conventional Arms Transfers to Developing Nations, 2007-2014 (PDF)
20 December 2015, NYT: In ISIS Strategy, U.S. Weighs Risk to Civilians
18 December 2015, Democracy Now: Ceasefire in Yemen Faces Collapse as U.S. Continues Weapons Sales to Saudi Arabia, Fueling Civil War
18 December 2015, Democracy Now: Did the U.S. Cover Up Navy SEALs' Beating Death of Afghan Detainee & Pattern of Extreme Abuse?
17 December 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy DDG-51 and DDG-1000 Destroyer Programs: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
17 December 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Virginia (SSN-774) Class Attack Submarine Procurement: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
17 December 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy TAO(X) Oiler Shipbuilding Program: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
17 December 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy LX(R) Amphibious Ship Program: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
17 December 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Ohio Replacement (SSBN[X]) Ballistic Missile Submarine Program: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
(Undated), Intercept: Government Cellphone Surveillance Catalogue (PDF)
17 December 2015, Intercept: The Secret Surveillance Catalogue
17 December 2015, Intercept: Stingrays: A Secret Catalogue of Government Gear for Spying on Your Cellphone
17 December 2015, NYT: A Guide to the N.C.I.S. Investigative Report
17 December 2015, NYT: Navy SEALs, a Beating Death and Claims of a Cover-Up
16 December 2015, Democracy Now: Stephen Zunes: No Candidates Are Looking at Root Cause of ISIL, "This Monster We Created"
11 December 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) Program: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
3 December 2015, Truthout: Horror Beyond Description: Noam Chomsky on the Latest Phase of the War on Terror

30 November 2015, GlobalPost: With US help, Saudi Arabia is obliterating Yemen
November 2015, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1977-1980: Volume XX: Eastern Europe (PDF)
November 2015, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1969-1976: Volume E-16: Documents on Chile, 1969-1973 (PDF)
26 November 2015, Politics and Governance: Clinton Fernandes: Accomplice to Mass Atrocities: The International Community and Indonesia's Invasion of East Timor (PDF)
25 November 2015, Majority Report: Charlie Savage (Power Wars: Inside Obama's Post-9/11 Presidency) (MP3)
25 November 2015, NYT: The Cascade of Errors That Led to the U.S. Airstrike on an Afghan Hospital
23 November 2015, Frontline: Children of ISIS
22 November 2015, NYT: Pentagon Expands Inquiry Into Intelligence on ISIS Surge
21 November 2015, US Central Command: Investigation Report of the Airstrike on the Medecins Sans Frontieres / Doctors Without Borders Center in Kunduz, Afghanistan on 3 October 2015 (PDF)
21 November 2015, Guardian: Fight against Isis heats up as UN backs action after Paris attacks
21 November 2015, NYT: U.N. Security Council Approves Resolution Urging Countries to Combat Islamic State
20 November 2015, USAF Staff Sgt. Bryant, USAF Senior Airmen Westmoreland, Lewis, Haas: Letter to Pres. Obama, DOD Sec. Carter, CIA Dir. Brennan re. drone program, civilians (PDF)
20 November 2015, Reuters: In rare admission, U.S. says civilians killed in Iraq strike
20 November 2015, Democracy Now: From Console to Trigger: How Pentagon "Exploits" Video Game Culture to Wire Youth for War
20 November 2015, Democracy Now: 2 Air Force Vets Speak Out for First Time on Why They Want the Drone War to Stop
20 November 2015, Democracy Now: "Numbing & Horrible": Former Drone Operator Brandon Bryant on His Haunting First Kill
20 November 2015, Democracy Now: Air Force Whistleblowers Risk Prosecution to Warn Drone War Kills Civilians, Fuels Terror
19 November 2015, YouTube: Bernie 2016: Georgetown Univ.: Bernie Sanders on Democratic Socialism and Foreign Policy
19 November 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF): Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
19 November 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Malaysia: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
19 November 2015, Democracy Now: Glenn Greenwald on "Submissive" Media's Drumbeat for War and "Despicable" Anti-Muslim Scapegoating
18 November 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Coalition Contributions to Countering the Islamic State (PDF)
18 November 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The "Islamic State" and U.S. Policy (PDF)
18 November 2015, Democracy Now: Part 3: Nick Turse on How Secret U.S. Drone Outposts Create Ill Will in Countries Across Africa
17 November 2015, Consortiumnews: William Polk: Falling into the ISIS Trap
17 November 2015, Frontline: Taliban Hunters
17 November 2015, Frontline: ISIS in Afghanistan
16 November 2015, DOD: Defense Security Cooperation Agency: The Government of Saudi Arabia - Air-to-Ground Munitions (PDF)
14 November 2015, NYT: Pentagon Says 'Jihadi John' Was Probably Killed in Airstrike
13 November 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S. Agent Orange/Dioxin Assistance to Vietnam (PDF)
13 November 2015, Democracy Now: Part 2: Nick Turse Tracks U.S. Special Operations Forces from Africa to Syria
13 November 2015, Democracy Now: "Tomorrow's Battlefield": As U.S. Special Ops Enter Syria, Growing Presence in Africa Goes Unnoticed
6 November 2015, Intercept: U.S. Journalists Who Instantly Exonerated Their Government of the Kunduz Hospital Attack, Declaring it an "Accident"
6 November 2015, NYT: Doctors Without Borders Says Clues Point to 'Illegal' U.S. Strike on Afghan Hospital
5 November 2015, Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders): Initial MSF internal review: Attack on Kunduz Trauma Centre, Afghanistan (PDF)
5 November 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Ford (CVN-78) Class Aircraft Carrier Program: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
5 November 2015, NYT: Why America Invented Ahmad Chalabi
5 November 2015, AP: IS bomb on Russia plane would herald new phase in conflict
4 November 2015, WP: U.S. airstrikes in Kunduz destroyed more than a hospital
4 November 2015, NYT: Ahmad Chalabi, Iraqi Politician Who Pushed for U.S. Invasion, Dies at 71
4 November 2015, Democracy Now: Charlie Savage on Guantanamo's Future & "Power Wars: Inside Obama's Post-9/11 Presidency" (Pt. 2)
4 November 2015, Democracy Now: Power Wars: How Obama Continued Bush's National Security State After Campaigning Against It
3 November 2015, Frontline: Terror in Little Saigon
3 November 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The New START Treaty: Central Limits and Key Provisions (PDF)
3 November 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Ahmed Chalabi: The man who invited America to invade Iraq
3 November 2015, NYT: New U.S.-Backed Alliance to Counter ISIS in Syria Falters
2 November 2015, Reuters: Pentagon spends $43 million to build Afghanistan gas station: watchdog

31 October 2015, WP: Reuters: U.S. pledges nearly $100 million to support Syrian opposition as anti-ISIS offensive begins
31 October 2015, NYT: Obama Sends Special Operations Forces to Help Fight ISIS in Syria
31 October 2015, Reuters: U.S. to send special forces to Syria, truce sought after peace talks
30 October 2015, ODNI: DNI Releases Budget Figure for 2015 National Intelligence Program (PDF)
30 October 2015, Intercept: U.S. to Send Special Operations Forces to Syria
30 October 2015, Guardian: Obama orders US special forces to 'assist' fight against Isis in Syria
30 October 2015, WP: Obama seeks to intensify operations in Syria with Special Ops troops
29 October 2015, NYT: How 4 Federal Lawyers Paved the Way to Kill Osama bin Laden
27 October 2015, Frontline: Inside Assad's Syira
26 October 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Bahrain: Reform, Security, and U.S. Policy (PDF)
26 October 2015, Democracy Now: Charles Glass: Tony Blair is Right - Those Who Removed Saddam Hussein Share Blame for Rise of ISIL
26 October 2015, Democracy Now: Syria Burning: Charles Glass on the Roots & Future of the Deadly Conflict
23 October 2015, Democracy Now: Ignoring U.S. Destabilization of Libya, GOP Benghazi Hearing Asks Clinton All the Wrong Questions
20 October 2015, NYT: U.S. and Iraqi Forces Take Offensive Against ISIS on Several Fronts
19 October 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S. Foreign Assistance to the Middle East: Historical Background, Recent Trends, and the FY2016 Request (PDF)
18 October 2015, Paulmd199: Adventures in Twitter Censorship (PDF)
16 October 2015, NYT: Lessons of Iraq Loom Over Obama's Decision to Keep Troops in Afghanistan
16 October 2015, NYT: In Reversal, Obama Says U.S. Soldiers Will Stay in Afghanistan to 2017
16 October 2015, Democracy Now: The Longest U.S. War, Prolonged: After Vowing Afghan Pullout, Obama Extends Occupation Indefinitely
16 October 2015, Democracy Now: "The Drone Papers" Reveals How Faulty Intel & Secret "Kill Chain" Mark Suspects, Civilians for Death
16 October 2015, Democracy Now: Drone War Exposed: Jeremy Scahill on U.S. Kill Program's Secrets & the Whistleblower Who Leaked Them
15 October 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Instances of Use of United States Armed Forces Abroad, 1798-2015 (PDF)
15 October 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Afghanistan: Post-Taliban Governance, Security, and U.S. Policy (PDF)
(Undated), Intercept: DOD: Geolocation - Watchlist (PDF)
(Undated), Intercept: DOD: OPN HAYMAKER Effects (PDF)
15 October 2015, Intercept: The Drone Papers: The Alphabet of Assassination
15 October 2015, Intercept: The Drone Papers: Target Africa: The U.S. military's expanding footprint in East Africa and the Arabian Peninsula
15 October 2015, Intercept: The Drone Papers: The Life and Death of Objective Peckham: Stripped of British citizenship and killed by an American drone
15 October 2015, Intercept: The Drone Papers: Firing Blind: Flawed Intelligence and the Limits of Drone Technology
15 October 2015, Intercept: The Drone Papers: Manhunting in the Hindu Kush: Civilian casualties and strategic failures in America's longest war
15 October 2015, Intercept: The Drone Papers: Find, Fix, Finish: For the Pentagon, creating an architecture of assassination meant navigating a turf war with the CIA
15 October 2015, Intercept: The Drone Papers: The Kill Chain: The lethal bureaucracy behind Obama's drone war
15 October 2015, Intercept: The Drone Papers: A Visual Glossary: Decoding the language of covert warfare
15 October 2015, Intercept: The Drone Papers: The Assassination Complex: Secret military documents expose the inner workings of Obama's drone wars
14 October 2015, Reuters: Arab coalition slowing aid efforts in Yemen: U.S. Navy report
14 October 2015, Democracy Now: The Rise of America's Secret Government: The Deadly Legacy of Ex-CIA Director Allen Dulles Pt. 2
13 October 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Russian Compliance with the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
13 October 2015, US District Court, Eastern District WA: Salim, Ben Soud, Rahman v. Mitchell, Jessen (Complaint and Demand for Jury Trial) (PDF)
13 October 2015, NYT: U.S.-Made Weaponry Is Turning Syrian Conflict Into Proxy War With Russia
12 October 2015, NYT: Ankara Bombings Prompt Rally Against Turkish Government
12 October 2015, NYT: Afghan Taliban's Reach Is Widest Since 2001, U.N. Says
12 October 2015, Reuters: U.S. airdrops ammunition to Syria rebels
12 October 2015, Reuters: Turkey sees Islamic State hand in bombing, vows election will go on
11 October 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Ankara bombing: An attack designed to sow division appears to have succeeded
11 October 2015, WP: Did U.S. weapons supplied to Syrian rebels draw Russia into the conflict?
11 October 2015, NYT: Explosions During Peace Rally in Ankara, Turkey's Capital, Kill Scores
11 October 2015, WSJ: Ankara Suicide Attack Plunges Turkey Deeper Into Turmoil, Hardens Political Divide
10 October 2015, WP: Blasts kill scores at peace rally in Turkey in sign of worsening instability
10 October 2015, NYT: Obama Administration Ends Effort to Train Syrians to Combat ISIS
10 October 2015, WSJ: Turkish Capital Ankara Hit by Explosions, Killing at Least 95
9 October 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Armed Conflict in Syria: Overview and U.S. Response (PDF)
8 October 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S.-South Korea Relations (PDF)
6 October 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Russia in Syria: Russian radar locks on to Turkish fighter jets as Moscow steps up air strikes against opposition targets
6 October 2015, NYT: U.S. General Says Afghans Requested Airstrike That Hit Kunduz Hospital
5 October 2015, All In: Questions about U.S. bombing Afghan hospital
5 October 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Turkey: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
5 October 2015, Intercept: The Radically Changing Story of the U.S. Airstrike on Afghan Hospital: From Mistake to Justification
5 October 2015, Intercept: CNN and the NYT Are Deliberately Obscuring Who Perpetrated the Afghan Hospital Attack
5 October 2015, NYT: Doctors Without Borders Says It Is Leaving Kunduz After Strike on Hospital
5 October 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Afghan city of Kunduz mostly quiet, residents venturing out
5 October 2015, WSJ: Turkey Says Russian Fighter Jet Violated Its Airspace With Syria
4 October 2015, NYT: U.S. Airstrikes, Afghan Casualties
4 October 2015, NYT: Airstrike Hits Doctors Without Borders Hospital in Afghanistan
2 October 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Yemen: Civil War and Regional Intervention (PDF)
2 October 2015, Guardian: Yemeni man denied apology from US for drone strike that killed his family
2 October 2015, WP: Senior Navy intelligence official indicted in covert weapons deal
2 October 2015, WP: U.S.-backed Syrian rebels appeal for antiaircraft missiles
2 October 2015, NYT: Russia Carries Out Airstrikes in Syria for 2nd Day
2 October 2015, Reuters: Saudi Arabia deters bid for U.N. human rights probe in Yemen
2 October 2015, Reuters: Hungary joins other NATO allies to host command center
2 October 2015, Reuters: Iran troops to join Syria war, Russia bombs group trained by CIA
1 October 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Kuwait: Governance, Security, and U.S. Policy (PDF)
1 October 2015, WP: AP: Afghan troops push into city of Kunduz, Taliban in retreat
1 October 2015, NYT: Russians Strike Targets in Syria, but Not ISIS Areas
1 October 2015, NYT: A Taliban Prize, Won in a Few Hours After Years of Strategy
1 October 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Russia defends its military action in Syria
1 October 2015, Reuters: Assad allies, including Iranians, prepare ground attack in Syria: sources
1 October 2015, WSJ: Afghan Forces Recapture Central Kunduz From Taliban

30 September 2015, WP: Russia begins airstrikes in Syria; U.S. warns of new concerns in conflict
30 September 2015, WP: U.S. troops dispatched to Kunduz to help Afghan forces
30 September 2015, NYT: Afghan Crisis Grows as Push to Retake Kunduz From Taliban Fails
30 September 2015, NYT: Saudis Face Mounting Pressure Over Civilian Deaths in Yemen Conflict
29 September 2015, Guardian: Afghan government troops mount Kunduz counterattack
29 September 2015, WP: U.S. troops have turned to some unsavory partners to help find warlord Joseph Kony
29 September 2015, WP: Afghan forces undertake bid to regain key city seized by Taliban
29 September 2015, NYT: Airstrikes in Yemen Hit Wedding Party, Killing Dozens
29 September 2015, NYT: Taliban Fighters Capture Kunduz City as Afghan Forces Retreat
29 September 2015, Reuters: Afghan Taliban seize Kunduz city center in landmark gain
29 September 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Taliban tighten hold on Afghan city despite US airstrikes
28 September 2015, WP: Taliban storms into northern Afghan city in major blow for security forces
28 September 2015, WP: Syrian rebel commander who turned over equipment to militants says he was threatened
28 September 2015, NYT: Russia Surprises U.S. With Accord on Battling ISIS
28 September 2015, NYT: France Says Its Airstrikes Hit an ISIS Camp in Syria
28 September 2015, Reuters: Residents report 27 die in Yemen strike, coalition denies
28 September 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Death toll from Saudi strike at Yemen wedding rises to 38
28 September 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Taliban capture northern Afghan city
28 September 2015, WSJ: Taliban Seize Control of Kunduz, Key Stronghold in Northern Afghanistan
September 2015, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1969-1976: Volume XXII: Panama, 1973-1976 (PDF)
27 September 2015, WP: Iraq turns to Russia in fight against Islamic State
27 September 2015, NYT: Thousands Enter Syria to Join ISIS Despite Global Efforts
26 September 2015, NYT: Pentagon Says High-Profile Guantanamo Detainee Will Be Sent to Britain
26 September 2015, NYT: U.S. Says Rebel It Trained Surrendered Materiel in Syria
25 September 2015, Intercept: Despite Pledge, U.S. Still Not Letting Gitmo Detainees Tell Their Stories
25 September 2015, Guardian: Reuters: US-trained Syrian rebels in equipment exchange with al-Qaida affiliates
25 September 2015, WP: Shaker Aamer, longtime Guantanamo Bay detainee, to be freed to Britain
25 September 2015, WP: U.S.-trained fighters in Syria gave equipment to al-Qaeda affiliate
25 September 2015, Reuters: U.S. court to revisit Guantanamo detainee's conspiracy conviction
24 September 2015, Secrecy News: CIA Classification Practices Challenged
24 September 2015, Intercept: Pope Decries "Shameful and Culpable Silence" on Arms Sales "Drenched in Innocent Blood"
24 September 2015, NYT: Military Analyst Again Raises Red Flags on Progress in Iraq
21 September 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: China Naval Modernization: Implications for U.S. Navy Capabilities--Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
21 September 2015, NYT: U.S. Soldiers Told to Ignore Afghan Allies' Abuse of Boys
21 September 2015, Reuters: NATO says Russia must withdraw heavy weapons from Ukraine
21 September 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Activists report 75 US-trained rebels return to Syria
20 September 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Refugee crisis was caused by a careless West that allowed anarchy and fear to take root in the Middle East
20 September 2015, NYT: U.S. and China Seek Arms Deal for Cyberspace
19 September 2015, YouTube: New School: Noam Chomsky: On Power and Ideology
18 September 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The Chinese Military: Overview and Issues for Congress (PDF)
18 September 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Maritime Territorial and Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) Disputes Involving China: Issues for Congress (PDF)
17 September 2015, StarTalk Radio: A Conversation with Edward Snowden (Part 1) (MP3)
17 September 2015, NYT: France Says It Will Join Air Campaign Against ISIS in Syria
17 September 2015, NYT: Few U.S.-Trained Syrians Still Fight ISIS, Senators Are Told
16 September 2015, NYT: Analysts Detail Claims That Reports on ISIS Were Distorted
15 September 2015, OpenTheGovernment.org: Complaint to Information Security Oversight Office Director Fitzpatrick re. Wrongful classification of information regarding CIA torture, in violation of Executive Order 13526 (PDF)
15 September 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Value of anti-IS airstrikes in Syria debated as France joins
14 September 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The United Arab Emirates (UAE): Issues for U.S. Policy (PDF)
14 September 2015, NYT: U.S. Wants Former Salvadoran Ally to Face Justice in 1989 Massacre
14 September 2015, Reuters: U.S. Air Force still evaluating options for F-35 'block buy'
14 September 2015, Reuters: U.S. set to back NATO invitation to Montenegro: White House
12 September 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Britain's drone strike in Syria: These executions are a mark of tyranny
11 September 2015, Guardian: US spy chief's 'highly unusual' reported contact with military official raises concerns
11 September 2015, NYT: Afghans See American General as Crucial to Country's Defense
10 September 2015, Majority Report: William Arkin (Unmanned: Drones, Data, and the Illusion of Perfect Warfare) (MP3)
10 September 2015, Federal Register: WH: Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Certain Terrorist Attacks (PDF)
10 September 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Jordan: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
10 September 2015, WP: Facing Islamic State, Pentagon to send infantrymen and surgical teams to Sinai
10 September 2015, WP: Yemen's capital could be next target for Saudi-led ground forces
10 September 2015, Reuters: U.S., Israel weeks away from co-production deal for missile shield
10 September 2015, Reuters: Iran deal no reason to halt work on Gulf missile shield -- U.S. experts
10 September 2015, Reuters: U.S. government blocks release of new CIA torture details
9 September 2015, Daily Beast: 50 Spies Say ISIS Intelligence Was Cooked
9 September 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Commercial Outlook for a New Industry (PDF)
8 September 2015, Guardian: David Cameron faces scrutiny over drone strikes against Britons in Syria
8 September 2015, NYT: Britain Says It Killed 3 ISIS Suspects in First Drone Strike in Syria
8 September 2015, NYT: U.S. Denies an Airstrike Killed 11 Afghan Narcotics Officers
7 September 2015, Guardian: First killing of Briton by UK drone signals mission creep in Syria
7 September 2015, Guardian: Right of self-defence central to legal debate over Syria drone strike
7 September 2015, NYT: U.S. Revamping Rebel Force Fighting ISIS in Syria
7 September 2015, Reuters: Afghans say police killed by coalition air strike in Helmand
7 September 2015, Yahoo News: AP: UK drone strike kills 3 Islamic State fighters in Syria
6 September 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Isis are threatening to capture a vital highway in Syria - the loss of which could push millions of refugees out of government-held areas
5 September 2015, NYT: Germany and Sweden Are Said to Help Make Afghan 'Kill Decisions'
4 September 2015, NYT: Banned Cluster Bombs Were Used in Five Countries, Report Says
4 September 2015, Democracy Now: Allan Nairn: U.S. Backers of Guatemalan Death Squads Should Be Jailed Alongside Ex-President
4 September 2015, Democracy Now: A Watershed Moment for Guatemala: Nobel Laureate Rigoberta Menchu Celebrates Jailing of Ex-President
3 September 2015, Intercept: NYT Claims U.S. Abides by Cluster Bomb Treaty: The Exact Opposite of Reality
2 September 2015, FAS: CRS: Insights: Renegotiating Arms Control Agreements: A Brief Review (PDF)
2 September 2015, FAS: CRS: Insights: Arms Control Ratification: Opportunities for Modifying Agreements (PDF)
2 September 2015, FAS: CRS: Insights: Long Range Strike Bomber Begins to Emerge (PDF)
2 September 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Coast Guard Polar Icebreaker Modernization: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
2 September 2015, Reuters: Saudi Arabia, U.S. near deal for two Lockheed warships: sources
2 September 2015, Democracy Now: With a Record Backing Coups, Secret War & Genocide, Is Kissinger an Elder Statesman or War Criminal?
2 September 2015, Democracy Now: Is Guatemala's President Going to Jail? Legislature Strips Perez Molina of Immunity After Protests
1 September 2015, Intercept: Yemen's Hidden War: How the Saudi-Led Coalition Is Killing Civilians
1 September 2015, WP: U.S. launches secret drone campaign to hunt Islamic State leaders in Syria
1 September 2015, Democracy Now: Despite Global Ban, Saudi-Led Forces Kill Dozens in Yemen Using U.S.-Made Cluster Bombs

31 August 2015, Daily Beast: Petraeus: Use Al Qaeda Fighters to Beat ISIS
30 August 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Turkey duped the US, and Isis is reaping the rewards
28 August 2015, NYT: Junaid Hussain, ISIS Recruiter, Reported Killed in Airstrike
27 August 2015, FAS: CRS: Insights: How Many UAVs for DOD? (PDF)
26 August 2015, NYT: Inquiry Weighs Whether ISIS Analysis Was Distorted
25 August 2015, PBS NewsHour: What new Turkish elections mean for the fight against extremism
24 August 2015, McClatchy: Syrian rebels: Turkey tipped al Qaida group to U.S.-trained fighters
22 August 2015, NYT: Airstrike Kills a Deputy to ISIS Leader, U.S. Says
20 August 2015, TomDispatch: Noam Chomsky: "The Iranian Threat": Who Is the Gravest Danger to World Peace?
August 2015, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1977-1980: Volume XVIII: Middle East Region; Arabian Peninsula (PDF)
August 2015, Amnesty International: 'Nowhere Safe for Civilians': Airstrikes and Ground Attacks in Yemen (PDF)
19 August 2015, NYT: Amnesty International Says All Sides in Yemen Have Committed War Crimes
18 August 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The Intelligence Community and Its Use of Contractors: Congressional Oversight Issues (PDF)
15 August 2015, NYT: U.S.-Led Air Campaign Is Linked to Civilian Deaths in Syria
10 August 2015, NYT: The Pentagon's Dangerous Views on the Wartime Press
10 August 2015, NYT: Tyler Drumheller, Ex-C.I.A. Official Who Disputed Bush, Dies at 63
9 August 2015, NYT: 29 U.S. Scientists Praise Iran Nuclear Deal in Letter to Obama
8 August 2015, NYT: Garwin et al letter to Pres. Obama re. Iran, Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (PDF)
8 August 2015, WP: Expanding U.S. role in Iraq strains awkward alliance with Iran
6 August 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran Nuclear Agreement: Selected Issues for Congress (PDF)
6 August 2015, NYT: Turkey's Push Into War Is Seen as Erdogan's Political Strategy
August 2015, UN: Assistance Mission in Afghanistan; Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights: Afghanistan: Midyear Report 2015: Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict (PDF)
5 August 2015, WP: Civilian casualties in Afghanistan hit highest number since 2009, U.N. says
5 August 2015, NYT: ISIS or Al Qaeda? American Officials Split Over Top Terror Threat
5 August 2015, Reuters: Turkey says coalition to launch 'comprehensive battle' against Islamic State
5 August 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Turkey says 'extensive' fight against IS to start soon
4 August 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran Sanctions (PDF)
4 August 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Coalition Contributions to Countering the Islamic State (PDF)
4 August 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Naval Station Guantanamo Bay: History and Legal Issues Regarding Its Lease Agreements (PDF)
4 August 2015, WP: How the Obama White House runs foreign policy
4 August 2015, WP: In further blow to training program, U.S.-backed rebels abducted in Syria
August 2015, Airwars: Cause For Concern: Hundreds of civilian non-combatants credibly reported killed in first year of Coalition airstrikes against Islamic State (PDF)
3 August 2015, Intercept: Report: Hundreds of Civilians Killed by U.S.-Led Bombing of ISIS in Iraq and Syria
3 August 2015, Intercept: Duncan Campbell: GCHQ and Me: My Life Unmasking British Eavesdroppers
3 August 2015, WP: For the first time, U.S. launches armed flights over Syria from Turkish base
2 August 2015, WSJ: Spy Software Gets a Second Life on Wall Street
1 August 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Obama's deal with Turkey is a betrayal of Syrian Kurds and may not even weaken Isis
1 August 2015, WP: Al-Qaeda's Syrian branch threatens to attack all U.S.-backed rebels
1 August 2015, NYT: Rivals of ISIS Attack U.S.-Backed Syrian Rebel Group

31 July 2015, Committee to Protect Journalists: In times of war, Pentagon reserves right to treat journalists like spies
31 July 2015, NYT: Death of Mullah Omar Exposes Divisions Within Taliban
31 July 2015, NYT: Abductions Hurt U.S. Bid to Train Anti-ISIS Rebels in Syria
31 July 2015, NYT: U.S.-Taliban Fight Goes On, So Guantanamo Detainee Stays, Court Says
31 July 2015, NYT: U.S. Psychologists Urged to Curb Questioning Terror Suspects
31 July 2015, Reuters: Al Qaeda in Syria says detains U.S.-trained rebels
31 July 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Analysis: Afghan govt hopes to divide and conquer Taliban
31 July 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Al-Qaida attacks HQ of rebel group it calls US 'agents'
31 July 2015, Yahoo News: AP: NATO agrees on support package for Iraq
30 July 2015, US District Court, DC: Al Warafi v. Obama (Memorandum Opinion) (PDF)
30 July 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Syrian conflict: Al-Qaeda-linked Nusra Front abduct leader of US-backed rebels dealing blow to plans to build moderate opposition to regime
30 July 2015, WP: Commander of U.S.-backed rebels captured by al-Qaeda militants in Syria
30 July 2015, NYT: Turkey Escalates Airstrikes on Kurdish Targets in Northern Iraq
30 July 2015, NYT: Taliban Leader Mullah Omar Died in 2013, Afghans Declare
29 July 2015, WP: Taliban leader Mohammad Omar is said to have died in 2013
29 July 2015, NYT: Turkey Wins NATO Support as It Steps Up ISIS Fight in Syria
29 July 2015, Reuters: Afghanistan says Taliban leader dead, urges peace talks
28 July 2015, Intercept: DOD: Performance Work Statement (PWS): Course of Instruction in Advanced Force Operations (PDF)
28 July 2015, NYT: Goals Diverge and Perils Remain as U.S. and Turkey Take on ISIS
28 July 2015, Reuters: Iraqi militia leader says U.S. not serious about fighting Islamic State
27 July 2015, NYT: Strikes on Kurd Militias Elevate Tensions in Turkey
26 July 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Turkey conflict with Kurds: Was approving air strikes against the PKK America's worst error in the Middle East since the Iraq War?
26 July 2015, WP: U.S.-Turkey deal aims to create de facto 'safe zone' in northwest Syria
26 July 2015, NYT: Turkey Attacks Kurdish Militant Camps in Northern Iraq
25 July 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Kurds fight the IS group while being bombed by Turkey
25 July 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Turkey couples IS bombing runs with striking Kurdish targets
24 July 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Egypt: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
24 July 2015, NYT: U.S. Jets to Use Turkish Bases in War on ISIS
24 July 2015, NYT: U.S.-Trained Iraqi Troops Deployed to Help Retake Ramadi From ISIS
23 July 2015, WP: Turkey agrees to allow U.S. military to use its base to attack Islamic State
23 July 2015, WP: U.S.-trained Syrian rebels can call in airstrikes -- they're just not allowed
23 July 2015, NYT: Afghan Security Forces Struggle Just to Maintain Stalemate
23 July 2015, Yahoo News: AP: US-trained Iraqi troops to join Ramadi counteroffensive
22 July 2015, WP: Carter vows to help Saudi Arabia contain Iran's regional ambitions
21 July 2015, NYT: ISIS Leader Is Delegating His Powers in Case He Is Killed
18 July 2015, NYT: British Pilots Have Been Conducting Airstrikes in Syria, Defense Ministry Confirms
17 July 2015, NYT: Mapping Chaos in Yemen
16 July 2015, McClatchy: First contingent of U.S.-trained fighters enters Syria
16 July 2015, WP: Despite nuclear deal, U.S. and Iran locked in regional shadow war
16 July 2015, NYT: U.S. Steps Up Airstrikes in Afghanistan, Even Targeting ISIS
16 July 2015, NYT: U.S. Offers to Help Israel Bolster Defenses, Yet Iran Nuclear Deal Leaves Ally Uneasy
15 July 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Armed Conflict in Syria: Overview and U.S. Response (PDF)
15 July 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran: U.S. Economic Sanctions and the Authority to Lift Restrictions (PDF)
15 July 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Cybersecurity: Legislation, Hearings, and Executive Branch Documents (PDF)
15 July 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: On front line of the war against Isis, joint action by US and Iran has never felt closer
15 July 2015, WP: Syrian rebels get their first U.S.-trained fighters
14 July 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Isis in Iraq: Thousands of Shia militiamen to join decisive battle to take back Fallujah -- but lack of experience risks heavy casualties
14 July 2015, Reuters: On edge over Iran deal, Israel looks to lobby U.S. Congress
11 July 2015, NYT: Outside Psychologists Shielded U.S. Torture Program, Report Finds
10 July 2015, NYT: Taliban Were Authorized to Talk, Afghan Envoys Say
9 July 2015, NYT: Taliban-Afghan Meeting Ends With Optimism and Plans to Hold More Talks
8 July 2015, NYT: Afghan Officials and Taliban Meet in Possible Step Toward Peace Talks
3 July 2015, Guardian: Former UK ministers urge Obama to free Shaker Aamer from Guantanamo Bay
2 July 2015, Sidley Austin LLP: Report to the Special Committee of the Board of Directors of the American Psychological Association: Independent Review Relating to APA Ethics Guidelines, National Security Interrogations, and Torture (PDF)
1 July 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran: Efforts to Achieve a Nuclear Accord (PDF)

30 June 2015, NYT: Turkey Uneasy as U.S. Support of Syrian Kurds Grows
29 June 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Tunisia attack: To prevent more bloodshed we must accept that containment has not worked
28 June 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Isis, a year of the caliphate: The seven wars in Muslim countries where 'Islamic State' is powerful or growing in strength
27 June 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Isis in Kobani: Why we ignore the worst of the massacres
25 June 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Isis, a year of the caliphate: Have US tactics played into Islamist hands?
25 June 2015, NYT: Documents on 2012 Drone Strike Detail How Terrorists Are Targeted
24 June 2015, Guardian: GCHQ documents raise fresh questions over UK complicity in US drone strikes
19 June 2015, NYT: Al Qaeda Denies U.S. Strike Killed Key Jihadist in Libya
17 June 2015, WP: CIA didn't know strike would hit al-Qaeda leader
17 June 2015, NYT: For U.S., Killing Terrorists Is a Means to an Elusive End
17 June 2015, WSJ: Top U.S. Officials Consider Bigger American Role in Iraq
16 June 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The Addition of Trainers to Iraq: Background for Congress (PDF)
16 June 2015, WP: Russia to increase nuclear arsenal as U.S. plans more firepower in Europe
15 June 2015, WP: Russia says it would match any U.S. military buildup in Eastern Europe
15 June 2015, NYT: U.S. Airstrike in Libya Targets Planner of 2013 Algeria Attack
14 June 2015, Internet Archive: Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown: Hawaii
14 June 2015, WP: U.S. planes target al-Qaeda veteran in Libya
14 June 2015, NYT: U.S. Is Poised to Put Heavy Weaponry in Eastern Europe
June 2015, DOD: Office of General Counsel: Law of War Manual (PDF)
12 June 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Cybersecurity and Information Sharing: Comparison of Legislative Proposals in the 114th Congress (PDF)
12 June 2015, WP: Secret CIA effort in Syria faces large funding cut
10 June 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S. Foreign Aid to Israel (PDF)
10 June 2015, WP: Obama's new plan against ISIS signals that U.S. still in for a long war in Iraq
10 June 2015, WSJ: U.S. to Add Forces in Iraq, but Move Doesn't Quell Critics
9 June 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Train and Equip Program for Syria: Authorities, Funding, and Issues for Congress (PDF)
9 June 2015, NYT: A Raid on ISIS Yields a Trove of Intelligence
7 June 2015, NYT: Inside SEAL Team 6
7 June 2015, NYT: SEAL Team 6: A Secret History of Quiet Killings and Blurred Lines
4 June 2015, Democracy Now: "These are War Crimes": Shocking Details Emerge of U.S. Resident Majid Khan's Torture by CIA
2 June 2015, Reuters: Detainee alleges CIA sexual abuse, torture beyond Senate findings
1 June 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Israel: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
1 June 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: A Shift in the International Security Environment: Potential Implications for Defense--Issues for Congress (PDF)
1 June 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Irregular Warfare and Counterterrorism Operations: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
1 June 2015, NYT: Western Officials Alarmed as ISIS Expands Territory in Libya

28 May 2015, Nautilus Institute: Ball et al: Expanded Communications Satellite Surveillance and Intelligence Activities utilising Multi-beam Antenna Systems (PDF)
28 May 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Wartime Detention Provisions in Recent Defense Authorization Legislation (PDF)
27 May 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The "Islamic State" Crisis and U.S. Policy (PDF)
26 May 2015, Frontline: Obama at War
25 May 2015, NYT: Afghans Form Militias and Call on Warlords to Battle Taliban
21 May 2015, London Review of Books: Seymour Hersh: The Killing of Osama bin Laden
20 May 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Honduras: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
19 May 2015, Frontline: Secrets, Politics and Torture
19 May 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran, Gulf Security, and U.S. Policy (PDF)
19 May 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Defense Spending and the Budget Control Act Limits (PDF)
16 May 2015, WP: Senior ISIS leader killed in U.S. raid in Syria
15 May 2015, NYT: Obama Pledges More Military Aid to Reassure Persian Gulf Allies on Iran Deal
14 May 2015, YouTube: Real News: Interview with Seymour Hersh re. Osama bin Laden raid, Pakistan
13 May 2015, Cryptome: Foreign Drone Bases Series
12 May 2015, Democracy Now: Seymour Hersh Details Explosive Story on Bin Laden Killing & Responds to White House, Media Backlash
11 May 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Arms Control and Nonproliferation: A Catalog of Treaties and Agreements (PDF)
11 May 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The 2015 National Security Strategy: Authorities, Changes, Issues for Congress (PDF)
11 May 2015, Intercept: Speech Recognition is NSA's Best-Kept Open Secret
8 May 2015, NYT: Top Qaeda Figure Dies in Yemen Drone Strike
8 May 2015, NYT: U.S. Trains Syrian Rebels in Jordan to Fight ISIS
5 May 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran's Foreign Policy (PDF)
5 May 2015, Intercept: How the NSA Converts Spoken Words Into Searchable Text
3 May 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Isis on the run? The US portrayal is very far from the truth
1 May 2015, NYT: American Psychological Association Bolstered C.I.A. Torture Program, Report Says
1 May 2015, Reuters: U.S., allies stage 18 air strikes against Islamic State: coalition
1 May 2015, AP: AP Poll: Americans approve of drone strikes on terrorists

30 April 2015, NYT: Taliban Gains Pull U.S. Units Back Into Fight in Afghanistan
29 April 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Saudi Arabia: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
29 April 2015, NYT: Afghan Troops Rush to Kunduz Amid Taliban Assault
April 2015, Soldz, Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis, et al: All the President's Psychologists: The American Psychological Association's Secret Complicity with the White House and US Intelligence Community in Support of the CIA's "Enhanced" Interrogation Program (PDF)
26 April 2015, 60 Minutes: The Battle Above: Part 2
26 April 2015, 60 Minutes: The Battle Above: Part 1
25 April 2015, Reuters: U.S., allies conduct 15 air strikes in Syria, Iraq: military
24 April 2015, NYT: U.S. Weighs Training Iraqis to Call in American Airstrikes in ISIS Fight
24 April 2015, NYT: Drone Strikes Reveal Uncomfortable Truth: U.S. Is Often Unsure About Who Will Die
24 April 2015, NYT: David Petraeus Is Sentenced to Probation in Leak Investigation
April 2015, DOD: The Department of Defense Cyber Strategy (PDF)
23 April 2015, Guardian: White House admits: we didn't know who drone strike was aiming to kill
23 April 2015, Guardian: The $18bn arms race helping to fuel Middle East conflict
23 April 2015, WP: For first time, Pentagon strategy addresses use of cyberweapons
23 April 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Petraeus sentenced to 2 years' probation for military leak
22 April 2015, Spiegel: A War Waged From German Soil: US Ramstein Base Key in Drone Attacks
22 April 2015, Daily Beast: Pentagon Map Hides ISIS Gains
22 April 2015, WP: Saudis launch new airstrikes as U.S. concerns grow about Yemen war
21 April 2015, Reuters: U.S., allies conduct 28 air strikes in Syria and Iraq: military
20 April 2015, WP: Syrian fighters to begin training in Turkey despite divide over mission
20 April 2015, WP: Militiamen hand over body suspected to be that of top Saddam Hussein aide
20 April 2015, Retro Report: Anatomy of an Interrogation
20 April 2015, NYT: A Singular Conviction Amid the Debate on Torture and Terrorism
20 April 2015, Reuters: U.S. begins training Ukrainian guardsmen despite Russia's concerns
20 April 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Bombs shatter houses in Yemen capital, hit near Iran Embassy
19 April 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: From Iraq to Libya and Syria: The wars that come back to haunt us
19 April 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Isis stalemate forces US into a cold assessment of Iraq government and other potential allies
19 April 2015, NYT: Sale of U.S. Arms Fuels the Wars of Arab States
18 April 2015, Spiegel: The Terror Strategist: Secret Files Reveal the Structure of Islamic State
17 April 2015, Intercept: Germany is the Tell-Tale Heart of America's Drone War
17 April 2015, WP: Thousands of Iraqis flee as Islamic State makes gains in Sunni heartland
15 April 2015, USAF: Air Force Space Command: Fact Sheet: Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program (GSSAP)
15 April 2015, NYT: U.S. Drone Kills a Top Figure in Al Qaeda's Yemen Branch
15 April 2015, NYT: Blackwater's Legacy Goes Beyond Public View
15 April 2015, NYT: Sentences in Blackwater Killings Give Iraqis a Measure of Closure
14 April 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force: Issues Concerning Its Continued Application (PDF)
14 April 2015, NYT: Drone Strikes in Yemen Said to Set a Dangerous Precedent
14 April 2015, NYT: Ex-Blackwater Guards Given Long Terms for Killing Iraqis
13 April 2015, NYT: Emails Reveal Discord Over Blackwater Charges
13 April 2015, NYT: Terrorism Case Renews Debate Over Drone Hits
10 April 2015, DOD: Iraq and Syria: ISIL's Reduced Operating Areas as of April 2015 (PDF)
10 April 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Islamic State Financing and U.S. Policy Approaches (PDF)
10 April 2015, NYT: Tensions Between Iran and Saudi Arabia Deepen Over Conflict in Yemen
9 April 2015, WP: Yemen conflict's risk for Saudis: 'Their Vietnam'
9 April 2015, NYT: U.S. Deports Salvadoran General Accused in 80s Killings
April 2015, Open Society Justice Initiative: Death by Drone: Civilian Harm Caused by U.S. Targeted Killings in Yemen (PDF)
8 April 2015, USA Today: U.S. secretly tracked billions of calls for decades
3 April 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The War Powers Resolution: Concepts and Practice (PDF)
1 April 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: War with Isis: Iraq declares victory in the battle for Tikrit - but militants make ominous advances in neighbouring Syria's capital
1 April 2015, WP: SEC says confidentiality agreements may have 'muzzled' whistleblowers at top government contractor
1 April 2015, Reuters: Islamic State seizes vast Damascus refugee camp
1 April 2015, Reuters: Israel tests U.S.-backed missile shield as Iran nuclear talks churn
1 April 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Iraq hails victory over Islamic State extremists in Tikrit

30 March 2015, NYT: Old, New and Unusual Alliances in the Middle East
29 March 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Saudi Arabia's airstrikes in Yemen are fuelling the Gulf's fire
27 March 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Cyberwarfare and Cyberterrorism: In Brief (PDF)
27 March 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The United Kingdom: Background and Relations with the United States (PDF)
27 March 2015, NYT: Egypt Says It May Send Troops to Yemen to Fight Houthis
26 March 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Yemen: Civil War and Regional Intervention (PDF)
March 2015, Human Rights Watch: After Liberation Came Destruction: Iraqi Militias and the Aftermath of Amerli (PDF)
March 2015, FBI: 9/11 Review Commission: The FBI: Protecting the Homeland in the 21st Century (PDF)
23 March 2015, NYT: Out of Yemen, U.S. Is Hobbled in Terror Fight
21 March 2015, NYT: U.S. May Stay in Afghanistan After '16
20 March 2015, Nation: It's Official: The Pentagon Finally Admitted That Israel Has Nuclear Weapons, Too
20 March 2015, NYT: More U.S. Troops Seen Staying in Afghanistan
18 March 2015, C-SPAN: Lannan Foundation: Noam Chomsky (Masters of Mankind: Essays and Lectures, 1969-2013), David Barsamian
18 March 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S. Strategic Nuclear Forces: Background, Developments, and Issues (PDF)
18 March 2015, NYT: Afghan Militia Leaders, Empowered by U.S. to Fight Taliban, Inspire Fear in Villages
18 March 2015, NYT: After ISIS Retreats in Iraq, Evidence of Shiite Retaliation
18 March 2015, NYT: Iraqi Forces and Militias Said to Loot Sunni Towns
16 March 2015, Security Journal: From surveillance to torture: The evolution of US interrogation practices during the War on Terror (PDF)
16 March 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Cybersecurity and Information Sharing: Legal Challenges and Solutions (PDF)
15 March 2015, YouTube: Nation: Noam Chomsky: Democracy Is a Threat to Any Power System
15 March 2015, NYT: C.I.A. Cash Ended Up in Coffers of Al Qaeda
13 March 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Cybersecurity: Authoritative Reports and Resources, by Topic (PDF)
13 March 2015, NYT: General in El Salvador Killings in '80s Can Be Deported, Court Rules
12 March 2015, NYT: Iraqi Army Cements Hold on Tikrit, but Islamic State Sends a Message
12 March 2015, NYT: Syria After Four Years of Mayhem
11 March 2015, Reuters: U.S. may be unable to defend its Syria recruits against Assad
11 March 2015, Reuters: Reported atrocities by Iraqi forces could risk aid under U.S. law
11 March 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Iraqi forces, militias sweep into Islamic State-held Tikrit
10 March 2015, WP: Leak investigation stalls amid fears of confirming U.S.-Israel operation
7 March 2015, NYT: C.I.A. to Be Overhauled to Fight Modern Threats
6 March 2015, NYT: Iran Gains Influence in Iraq as Shiite Forces Fight ISIS
6 March 2015, NYT: U.S. Strategy in Iraq Increasingly Relies on Iran
6 March 2015, Yahoo News: AP: Iranian role in fighting IS in Iraq: Where will it lead?
4 March 2015, All In: 62% now favor reinvading Iraq
4 March 2015, NYT: Iraqi Campaign to Drive ISIS From Tikrit Reveals Tensions With U.S.
4 March 2015, Reuters: U.S. budget caps could complicate Israel's missile funding request
3 March 2015, WP: Top U.S. general says it is time to consider arming Ukrainian forces
3 March 2015, NYT: Iraqi Offensive to Retake Tikrit From ISIS Begins
3 March 2015, NYT: Figures From U.S.-Led Coalition Show Heavy 2014 Losses for Afghan Army
3 March 2015, Democracy Now: Noam Chomsky: To Deal with ISIS, U.S. Should Own Up to Chaos of Iraq War & Other Radicalizing Acts
2 March 2015, WP: Pentagon's $55 billion mystery plane is secret, but debate on cost is appearing
2 March 2015, Democracy Now: Noam Chomsky on How the Iraq War Birthed ISIS & Why U.S. Policy Undermines the Fight Against It
2 March 2015, Democracy Now: Noam Chomsky: After Dangerous Proxy War, Keeping Ukraine Neutral Offers Path to Peace with Russia
2 March 2015, Democracy Now: Noam Chomsky: Despite Iran Spat, U.S. Support for Israeli Occupation Continues Without Pause

27 February 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S. Periods of War and Dates of Recent Conflicts (PDF)
26 February 2015, WP: Top U.S. intelligence official backs arming Ukraine forces against Russia
26 February 2015, Democracy Now: Who Bankrolls the Islamic State? Private Donors in Gulf Oil States Cited as Key to ISIS Success
26 February 2015, Democracy Now: Exporting Torture: Former Chicago Police Detective Tied to Brutality at Guantanamo
22 February 2015, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: Private donors from Gulf oil states helping to bankroll salaries of up to 100,000 Isis fighters
22 February 2015, NYT: Battle to Retake Iraqi City Looms as Test of Obama's ISIS Strategy
20 February 2015, NYT: Iraqi Assault to Retake Mosul From Islamic State Is Planned for Spring
18 February 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: International Law and Agreements: Their Effect upon U.S. Law (PDF)
18 February 2015, Guardian: Bad lieutenant: American police brutality, exported from Chicago to Guantanamo
February 2015, Kaspersky Lab: Equation Group: Questions and Answers (PDF)
February 2015, Wong, Gerras, U.S. Army War College: Lying to Ourselves: Dishonesty in the Army Profession (PDF)
16 February 2015, NYT: C.I.A. Is Said to Have Bought and Destroyed Iraqi Chemical Weapons
15 February 2015, WP: Pro-Iran militias' success in Iraq could undermine U.S.
13 February 2015, Army: Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve: Army Regulation (AR) 15-6 Investigation into Allegations of Civilian Casualties (CIVCAS) Resulting from 5-6 November 2014 Airstrikes in the vicinity of (IVO) Harim, Syria (PDF)
13 February 2015, NYT: U.S. Is Escalating a Secretive War in Afghanistan
11 February 2015, WH: Authorization for Use of Military Force against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Draft Joint Resolution) (PDF)
11 February 2015, WH: Letter from the President -- Authorization for the Use of United States Armed Forces in connection with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant
10 February 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Perspectives on the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) "Torture Report" and Enhanced Interrogation Techniques: In Brief (PDF)
February 2015, WH: National Security Strategy (PDF)
4 February 2015, Independent: War with Isis: Jordan's pledge to fight militants on the ground is coup for US and its allies
3 February 2015, All In: ISIS executes Jordanian pilot
3 February 2015, Secrecy News: Govt Backtracks on Classifying Afghanistan Data
3 February 2015, NYT: U.S. Declassifies Some Information on Afghan Forces
3 February 2015, Reuters: Islamic State shows burning of hostage, Jordan vows 'earth-shaking' response
2 February 2015, ODNI: U.S Intelligence Community Budget: 2006-2014
2 February 2015, ODNI: DNI Releases Requested Budget Figure for FY 2016 Appropriations for the National Intelligence Program (PDF)

January 2015, CIA, DEA, DHS, DOD, DOE, DOS, DOT, FBI, NRO, NSA, ODNI, USCG: Presidential Policy Directive 28: Signals Intelligence Activities (PPD-28): Policies and Procedures (PDF, ZIP)
30 January 2015, Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction: Quarterly Report to the United States Congress (PDF)
29 January 2015, Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission: Final Report (PDF)
29 January 2015, Secrecy News: DoD Classifies Data on Afghanistan Oversight
29 January 2015, NYT: U.S. Suddenly Goes Quiet on Effort to Bolster Afghan Forces
28 January 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Defense: FY2015 Authorization and Appropriations (PDF)
27 January 2015, Spiegel: Source Code Similarities: Experts Unmask 'Regin' Trojan as NSA Tool
22 January 2015, NYT: Taliban Fissures in Afghanistan Are Seen as an Opening for ISIS
(Undated), Monde: NSA/CSS: Threat Operations Center: MORECOWBELL: A Covert HTTP/DNS Monitoring System for Operations Support (excerpt) (PDF)
17 January 2015, Spiegel: The Digital Arms Race: NSA Preps America for Future Battle
15 January 2015, PBS NewsHour: Is the U.S. military faced with impossible missions?
15 January 2015, PBS NewsHour: 'An era of defeat' for the best soldiers in the world?
14 January 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Intelligence Authorization Legislation for FY2014 and FY2015: Provisions, Status, Intelligence Community Framework (PDF)
14 January 2015, Yahoo News: AP: France cracks down on hate speech, sends carrier to Mideast
13 January 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Japan-U.S. Relations: Issues for Congress (PDF)
12 January 2015, Reuters: U.S.-funded Afghan police payroll at risk of waste and abuse: watchdog
11 January 2015, Z: Noam Chomsky: We Are All -- Fill in the Blank
9 January 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: China's Mineral Industry and U.S. Access to Strategic and Critical Minerals: Issues for Congress (PDF)
6 January 2015, Reuters: U.S.-led forces conduct 10 air strikes in Syria, two in Iraq - military
6 January 2015, Yahoo News: AP: US probing 2 airstrikes alleged to have killed civilians
5 January 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Coast Guard Cutter Procurement: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
5 January 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Cyber Operations in DOD Policy and Plans: Issues for Congress (PDF)
5 January 2015, Democracy Now: From Drone Strikes to Black Sites, How U.S. Foreign Policy Runs Under a Cloak of Secrecy
2 January 2015, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: American War and Military Operations Casualties: Lists and Statistics (PDF)
2 January 2015, NYT: Despite Thaw, American Base at Guantanamo Still Stings for Cubans
1 January 2015, WP: U.S. advisers in Iraq stay out of combat but see fighting edging closer
1 January 2015, NYT: With Schoolgirls Taken by Boko Haram Still Missing, U.S.-Nigeria Ties Falter
1 January 2015, Reuters: U.S., partners hit Islamic State in Syria, Iraq

31 December 2014, NYT: A Veteran's Chemical Burns Expanded Military Doctors' Knowledge, but His Care Faltered
30 December 2014, YouTube: Real News: The Making of Norman Finkelstein - Reality Asserts Itself (2/8)
30 December 2014, AP: Somalia says US airstrike kills al-Shabab leader
30 December 2014, Democracy Now: As American Captives Die While Others Walk Free, Is U.S. Hostage Policy Costing Citizens' Lives?
29 December 2014, NYT: In Battle to Defang ISIS, U.S. Targets Its Psychology
29 December 2014, Democracy Now: The Worst Narco-State in History? After 13-Year War, Afghanistan's Opium Trade Floods the Globe
29 December 2014, Democracy Now: The Afghan War is Not Over: U.S. Ends 13-Year Combat Mission, But 10,000+ Troops Continue the Fight
28 December 2014, Atlantic: The Tragedy of the American Military
(Undated), Spiegel: NATO: ISAF: Task Force Helmand: Dynamic Target Storyboard: RC(SW) - TFH J3 Tgts - Op STEN TAKAY: Obj DOODY - Mullah Niaz Muhammed - IS3673 (PDF)
28 December 2014, Spiegel: Obama's Lists: A Dubious History of Targeted Killings in Afghanistan
28 December 2014, Yahoo News: AP: US, NATO mark end of 13-year war in Afghanistan
26 December 2014, Intercept: The Mysterious Case of Prisoner 212
23 December 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: China Naval Modernization: Implications for U.S. Navy Capabilities: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
23 December 2014, YouTube: NYT: Brian Knappenberger: The Case Against Torture
23 December 2014, Democracy Now: "How the Iraq War Began in Panama": 1989 Invasion Set Path for Future U.S. Attacks
23 December 2014, Democracy Now: Bush & Cheney Should Be Charged with War Crimes Says Col. Wilkerson, Former Aide to Colin Powell
23 December 2014, Democracy Now: Ex-Bush Official: U.S. Tortured Prisoners to Produce False Intel that Built Case for Iraq War
December 2014, Physicians for Human Rights: Doing Harm: Health Professionals' Central Role in the CIA Torture Program (PDF)
21 December 2014, Z: Noam Chomsky: Obama's Historic Move
21 December 2014, WSJ: Iraqi Kurds Advance Against Islamic State in Sinjar
19 December 2014, Guardian: Pentagon anti-bomb force 'improperly retained' information on Americans
17 December 2014, Democracy Now: The Destabilization of Pakistan: Tariq Ali on Taliban School Massacre & U.S. Afghan War Blowback
16 December 2014, FAS: CRS: Legal Sidebar: Selected CRS Materials on Detention and Interrogation of Terrorist Suspects and Enemy Belligerents (PDF)
16 December 2014, NYT: C.I.A., on Path to Torture, Chose Haste Over Analysis
16 December 2014, Democracy Now: "Psychological Torture is Enshrined in U.S. Law": Complicity in Abuses Began Long Before Bush
16 December 2014, Democracy Now: After Duo Created CIA Torture Methods, Did World's Largest Group of Psychologists Enable Abuses?
10 December 2014, US House: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure: U.S. Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Integration, Oversight, and Competitiveness (PDF)
10 December 2014, NYT: Report Portrays a Broken C.I.A. Devoted to a Failed Approach
10 December 2014, Democracy Now: "These Are Crimes": New Calls to Prosecute Bush Admin as Senate Report Reveals Brutal CIA Torture
9 December 2014, YouTube: GRITtv: Noam Chomsky on Syria, China, Capitalism, and Ferguson
9 December 2014, ACLU: The U.S. Torture Program: A Blueprint for Accountability (PDF)
9 December 2014, Independent: Patrick Cockburn: The CIA's real failure? It pursued the wrong targets
9 December 2014, WP: 7 ways the U.S. military appears in the CIA interrogation report
9 December 2014, NYT: A History of the C.I.A.'s Secret Interrogation Program
9 December 2014, NYT: Panel Faults C.I.A. Over Brutality and Deceit in Terrorism Interrogations
8 December 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The Cost of Iraq, Afghanistan, and Other Global War on Terror Operations Since 9/11 (PDF)
6 December 2014, WP: Hagel says U.S. to leave up to 1,000 extra troops in Afghanistan
5 December 2014, US Senate: Select Committee on Intelligence: Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program: Minority Views, Additional Minority Views (unclassified version) (PDF)
5 December 2014, NYT: Examining a Rare Nerve-Agent Shell That Wounded American Troops in Iraq
(Undated), US Senate: Select Committee on Intelligence: Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program: Additional Views (unclassified version) (PDF)
3 December 2014, US Senate: Select Committee on Intelligence: Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program: Findings and Conclusions, Executive Summary (unclassified version) (PDF)
3 December 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Proposed Train and Equip Authorities for Syria: In Brief (PDF)
December 2014, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1969-1976: Volume XXXVIII: Part 2: Organization and Management of Foreign Policy; Public Diplomacy, 1973-1976 (PDF)
2 December 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Afghanistan: Post-Taliban Governance, Security, and U.S. Policy (PDF)
2 December 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Jordan: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)

November 2014, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1917-1972: Public Diplomacy, World War I (PDF)
24 November 2014, Guardian: 41 men targeted but 1,147 people killed: US drone strikes -- the facts on the ground
24 November 2014, Reprieve: You Never Die Twice: Multiple Kills in the US Drone Program (PDF)
23 November 2014, NYT: Thousands of Iraq Chemical Weapons Destroyed in Open Air, Watchdog Says
22 November 2014, NYT: In a Shift, Obama Extends U.S. Role in Afghan Combat
21 November 2014, ODNI: DNI Releases Updated Budget Figure for FY 2015 Appropriations Requested for the National Intelligence Program (PDF)
19 November 2014, Corbett Report: Gladio B and the Battle for Eurasia
19 November 2014, NYT: Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons: Reports of the Technical Secretariat for the Purpose of Reviewing Documentation Related to the Recovery and Destruction of Iraqi Chemical Weapons (PDF)
19 November 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Yemen: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
18 November 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Veterans Exposed to Agent Orange: Legislative History, Litigation, and Current Issues (PDF)
17 November 2014, Daily Show: Laura Poitras (Citizenfour) Extended Interview
17 November 2014, PBS NewsHour: Veterans claim contractor in charge of burn pits is responsible for lung illnesses
15 November 2014, YouTube: Brooklyn for Peace: Interview with Noam Chomsky: Can We Save Our Democracy and History?
13 November 2014, Yahoo News: AP: Pentagon says US troops' role in Iraq could expand
7 November 2014, NYT: More Than 600 Reported Chemical Exposure in Iraq, Pentagon Acknowledges
6 November 2014, Daily Show: James Risen (Pay Any Price: Greed, Power, and Endless War)
6 November 2014, NYT: In Army Health Surveys, Troops Report Chemical Weapons Exposure in Iraq
6 November 2014, NYT: Exchange Between Hagel and Congress on Chemical Weapons Exposure in Iraq
4 November 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Qatar: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)

30 October 2014, WP: Airstrikes against Islamic State not seen to have affected flow of fighters to Syria
30 October 2014, NYT: Troops to Be Checked for Chemical Exposure in Iraq
29 October 2014, Democracy Now: Arming the Warrior Cop: From Guns to Drones, Inside the Booming Business of Police Militarization
28 October 2014, Frontline: The Rise of ISIS
27 October 2014, NYT: Investigating Abandoned Chemical Weapons in Iraq
23 October 2014, Mother Jones: The Making of the Warrior Cop
23 October 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Intelligence Whistleblower Protections: In Brief (PDF)
23 October 2014, NYT: Taliban Are Rising Again in Afghanistan's North
23 October 2014, NYT: Blackwater Guards Found Guilty in 2007 Iraq Killings
18 October 2014, NYT: ISIS Militants in Syrian Border Town Begin to Retreat After a Monthlong Battle
18 October 2014, NYT: ISIS Keeps Up Pressure Near Baghdad as Iraqi Troops Hesitate
17 October 2014, US District Court, Eastern District VA: USA v. Landersman (Affidavit in Support of Criminal Complaint and Arrest Warrant) (PDF)
16 October 2014, Colbert Report: Abandoned WMDs in Iraq - C.J. Chivers
16 October 2014, Colbert Report: Abandoned WMDs in Iraq
16 October 2014, Intercept: Black Op Turns To Bedlam As Navy Silencer Scandal Unfolds
15 October 2014, FAS: CRS: Insights: Turkey-U.S. Cooperation Against the "Islamic State": A Unique Dynamic? (PDF)
14 October 2014, NYT: Chemical Secrets of the Iraq War
14 October 2014, NYT: The Secret Casualties of Iraq's Abandoned Chemical Weapons
13 October 2014, PBS NewsHour: Are the costs of security at 'any price' too high?
12 October 2014, WP: Probe of silencers leads to web of Pentagon secrets
11 October 2014, WP: Foreign fighters flow to Syria
10 October 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Al Qaeda-Affiliated Groups: Middle East and Africa (PDF)
(Undated), Intercept: NSA/CSS: National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) and U.S. Strategic Command Joint Functional Component Command -- Network Warfare (JFCC-NW): National Initiative Protection Program -- Sentry Eagle (Draft) (PDF)
(Undated), Intercept: NSA: NSA/CSS and JFCC-NW National Initiative Task -- Security Framework (PDF)
7 October 2014, All In: Politics of fear on the campaign trail
2 October 2014, Intercept: James Bamford: The NSA and Me
1 October 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses (PDF)

30 September 2014, ODNI: Office of the Director of National Intelligence Classification Guide 2.1 (ODNI CG 2.1) (PDF)
September 2014, Conflict Armament Research: Islamic State Weapons in Iraq and Syria (PDF)
September 2014, Noam Chomsky: Masters of Mankind: Essays and Lectures, 1969-2013 (EPUB)
30 September 2014, NYT: Opposition in Syria Is Skeptical of U.S. Airstrikes on ISIS
29 September 2014, Advocates for U.S. Torture Prosecutions; International Human Rights Clinic, Harvard Law School: Shadow Report to the United Nations Committee Against Torture on the Review of the Periodic Report of the United States of America (PDF)
29 September 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty: Background and Current Developments (PDF)
29 September 2014, Intercept: The Ghost of Ronald Reagan Authorizes Most NSA Spying
29 September 2014, ACLU: Executive Order 12333 -- FOIA Lawsuit
29 September 2014, ACLU: New Documents Shed Light on One of the NSA's Most Powerful Tools
27 September 2014, NYT: 3 Nations Offer Limited Support to Attack on ISIS
26 September 2014, YouTube: MIT: Armenian Society: Professor Noam Chomsky Lecture with MIT Armenian Society
25 September 2014, NYT: ISIS' Harsh Brand of Islam Is Rooted in Austere Saudi Creed
24 September 2014, NYT: Startling Sight Where Blasts Are the Norm
23 September 2014, All In: America's other target: The Khorasan group
21 September 2014, NYT: U.S. Suspects More Direct Threats Beyond ISIS
19 September 2014, NYT: U.S. Goal Is to Make Syrian Rebels Viable
19 September 2014, NYT: Congress Gives Final Approval to Aid Rebels in Fight With ISIS
17 September 2014, NYT: House Votes to Authorize Aid to Syrian Rebels in ISIS Fight
16 September 2014, NYT: How ISIS Works
12 September 2014, National Security Archive: Israel Crosses the Threshold II: The Nixon Administration Debates the Emergence of the Israeli Nuclear Program
10 September 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The "Islamic State" Crisis and U.S. Policy (PDF)
9 September 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S. Military Action Against the Islamic State: Answers to Frequently Asked Legal Questions (PDF)
9 September 2014, FAS: CRS: Insights: Considerations for Possible Authorization for Use of Military Force Against the Islamic State (PDF)
8 September 2014, Democracy Now: "U.S. Militarism Brings Chaos": As Obama Plans a War on ISIS, a Call for a Middle East-Led Response
5 September 2014, Democracy Now: Ukraine Ceasefire Takes Hold, but an Expanding NATO on Russia's Borders Raises Threat of Nuclear War
3 September 2014, NYT: ISIS Says It Killed Steven Sotloff After U.S. Strikes in Northern Iraq
3 September 2014, Democracy Now: Fmr. U.S. Ambassador: To Resolve Ukraine Crisis, Address Internal Divisions & Russian Fears of NATO

29 August 2014, Democracy Now: Could U.S. Airstrikes in Syria and Iraq Weaken Islamic State -- or Win Them More Recruits?
28 August 2014, WP: Captives held by Islamic State were waterboarded
28 August 2014, NYT: Military Skill and Terrorist Technique Fuel Success of ISIS
26 August 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Conventional Prompt Global Strike and Long-Range Ballistic Missiles: Background and Issues (PDF)
25 August 2014, Democracy Now: Libya in Chaos: Vijay Prashad on Rise of Islamist Militias & Bloody Legacy of 2011 U.S. Intervention
25 August 2014, Democracy Now: Blowback: Vijay Prashad on How Islamic State Grew Out of U.S Invasion of Iraq, Destruction of Nation
23 August 2014, WP: U.S. strikes in Syria against Islamic State would be hindered by intelligence gaps
23 August 2014, WP: In deaths of civilians in Gaza, U.S. weapons sales to Israel come under scrutiny
23 August 2014, NYT: U.S. Weighs Direct Military Action Against ISIS in Syria
23 August 2014, NYT: Dozens Killed at Sunni Mosque in Iraq After Attack on Shiite Leader
22 August 2014, NYT: U.S. General Says Raiding Syria Is Key to Halting ISIS
21 August 2014, TomDispatch: Patrick Cockburn: Why Washington's War on Terror Failed
20 August 2014, FAS: CRS: Insights: The "Militarization" of Law Enforcement and the Department of Defense's "1033 Program" (PDF)
20 August 2014, Intercept: U.S. Military Bans The Intercept
20 August 2014, NYT: Militant Group Says It Killed American Journalist in Syria
20 August 2014, NYT: Data on Transfer of Military Gear to Police Departments
18 August 2014, WP: Yemeni victims of U.S. military drone strike get more than $1 million in compensation
15 August 2014, Democracy Now: Cops or Soldiers? Pentagon, DHS Helped Arm Police in Ferguson with Equipment Used in War
14 August 2014, Chomsky.info: Noam Chomsky: Outrage
14 August 2014, WP: Tracking the Islamic State's rise
13 August 2014, NYT: In Increase, U.S. to Send 130 Advisers to Aid Iraqis
13 August 2014, NYT: Maliki's Bid to Keep Power in Iraq Seems to Collapse
13 August 2014, Democracy Now: Glenn Greenwald on Iraq: Is U.S. "Humanitarianism" Only Summoned to Control Oil-Rich Areas?
13 August 2014, Democracy Now: The Rise of ISIS: US Invasion of Iraq, Foreign Backing of Syrian Rebels Helped Fuel Jihadis' Advance
12 August 2014, NYT: For 2 U.S. Presidents, Iraqi Leader Proved a Source of Frustration
12 August 2014, NYT: Pentagon Says Airstrikes Have Slowed but Not Stopped Sunni Militants
12 August 2014, Reuters: U.S. could announce more troops to Iraq: officials
12 August 2014, Reuters: Islamic State carves jihadist hub in heart of Middle East
12 August 2014, Yahoo News: AP: US drone attacks Iraq militant mortar position
12 August 2014, Democracy Now: History Repeating Itself? U.S. Bombing Iraq While Jockeying to Oust Leader It Once Favored
August 2014, Amnesty International: Left In The Dark: Failures of Accountability for Civilian Casualties Caused By International Military Operations In Afghanistan (PDF)
11 August 2014, NYT: U.S. Actions in Iraq Fueled Rise of a Rebel
11 August 2014, WP: Why F/A-18F Super Hornets dropped the first U.S. bombs in Iraq
10 August 2014, NYT: Iraq Airstrikes May Continue for Months, Obama Says
9 August 2014, NYT: U.S. Jets and Drones Attack Militants in Iraq, Hoping to Stop Advance
8 August 2014, NYT: Obama Allows Limited Airstrikes on ISIS
8 August 2014, WSJ: Airstrikes Could Be Used More Broadly in Iraq, Officials Say
8 August 2014, WSJ: U.S. Launches 2nd Airstrikes on Iraq Militants
8 August 2014, WSJ: Barack Obama Approves Airstrikes on Iraq, Airdrops Aid
6 August 2014, Guardian: Noam Chomsky: As Hiroshima Day dawns, why are we still tempting nuclear fate?
6 August 2014, Democracy Now: "A Recipe for Civil War": Journalist Matthieu Aikins on U.S. Military Legacy & Afghanistan's Future
6 August 2014, Democracy Now: Killing of U.S. General by Afghan Soldier Underscores Obama's "Deep Problems" in Winding Down War
5 August 2014, WSJ: Afghanistan Base Shooting: U.S. Major General Killed in Kabul
1 August 2014, Democracy Now: Amnesty International: U.S. Should Stop Arming Israel Amid "Growing Evidence of War Crimes in Gaza"

31 July 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Israel: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
31 July 2014, Amnesty International: USA: Stop arms transfers to Israel amid growing evidence of war crimes in Gaza
31 July 2014, Reuters: U.S. defends supplying Israel ammunition during Gaza conflict
July 2014, USAF: America's Air Force: A Call to the Future (PDF)
31 July 2014, NYT: Air Force Plans Shift to Obtain High-Tech Weapon Systems
31 July 2014, Reuters: Iraqi Kurds, battling Islamist threat, press Washington for arms
30 July 2014, Secrecy News: Identity Intelligence and Special Operations
30 July 2014, Reuters: U.S. resupplies Israel with munitions as Gaza offensive rages
29 July 2014, Frontline: Losing Iraq
29 July 2014, Narcosphere: U.S. Military: More Counter-Narcotics Funding Will Help Stem Exodus of Children from Central America
23 July 2014, ACLU: DOD: Report on Associated Forces (PDF)
23 July 2014, Truthout: US Provides Israel the Weapons Used on Gaza
16 July 2014, FAS: DOD: JCS: Joint Publication 3-05: Special Operations (JP 3-05) (PDF)
16 July 2014, Democracy Now: "Iraq Has Already Disintegrated": ISIS Expands Stronghold as Leaks Expose US Doubts on Iraqi Forces
9 July 2014, Independent: Government needs to 'come clean' about extent of its knowledge of US activities on UK soil, campaigners say
8 July 2014, Guardian: US military studied how to influence Twitter users in Darpa-funded research

June 2014, ACLU: War Comes Home: The Excessive Militarization of American Policing (PDF)
27 June 2014, NYT: Redrawn Lines Seen as No Cure in Iraq Conflict
27 June 2014, NYT: Support for Maliki Slips Within His Own Party as Armed U.S. Drones Start Flights
27 June 2014, NYT: Obama Requests Money to Train 'Appropriately Vetted' Syrian Rebels
26 June 2014, NYT: In a U.S. Court, Iraqis Accuse Blackwater of Killings in 2007
June 2014, FAS: Army: ATP 3-34.80: Geospatial Engineering (PDF)
25 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Force Structure and Shipbuilding Plans: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
25 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy DDG-51 and DDG-1000 Destroyer Programs: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
25 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) Program: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
25 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) Program: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
25 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy LX(R) Amphibious Ship Program: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
25 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy TAO(X) Oiler Shipbuilding Program: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
25 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Virginia (SSN-774) Class Attack Submarine Procurement: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
25 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Navy Shipboard Lasers for Surface, Air, and Missile Defense: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
24 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: C-130 Hercules: Background, Sustainment, Modernization, Issues for Congress (PDF)
24 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Armed Conflict in Syria: Overview and U.S. Response (PDF)
24 June 2014, NYT: Court Releases Large Parts of Memo Approving Killing of American in Yemen
23 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Wartime Detention Provisions in Recent Defense Authorization Legislation (PDF)
23 June 2014, NYT: US Court of Appeals, Second Circuit: NYT, Savage, Shane, ACLU v. DOJ, DOD, CIA (PDF)
20 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iraq Crisis and U.S. Policy (PDF)
18 June 2014, Spiegel: New NSA Revelations: Inside Snowden's Germany File
18 June 2014, Spiegel: Spying Together: Germany's Deep Cooperation with the NSA
17 June 2014, Real News: Chris Hedges Interviews Noam Chomsky (1/3)
16 June 2014, Reuters: Obama tells Congress U.S. deploying up to 275 troops to Iraq
16 June 2014, NYT: AP: Iran's General in Iraq, Militants Seize Key City
15 June 2014, NYT: Rebels' Fast Strike in Iraq Was Years in the Making
14 June 2014, NYT: The Lack of Major Wars May Be Hurting Economic Growth
13 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Taiwan: Major U.S. Arms Sales Since 1990 (PDF)
12 June 2014, Democracy Now: Iraq in Crisis: Militant Advance Sparks Mass Displacement as "Failed" U.S. Experiment Disintegrates
11 June 2014, NYT: Sunni Militants Drive Iraqi Army Out of Mosul
9 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Guam: U.S. Defense Deployments (PDF)
6 June 2014, WP: I'm an Army veteran, and my benefits are too generous
4 June 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S. Air Force Bomber Sustainment and Modernization: Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
3 June 2014, NYT: Politics Seen Undercutting Credibility of a Court

30 May 2014, YouTube: ZKM Institute for Visual Media: Noam Chomsky: Driving forces in US policy
May 2014, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1969-1976: Volume XXI: Chile, 1969-1973 (PDF)
30 May 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Cybersecurity: Authoritative Reports and Resources, by Topic (PDF)
28 May 2014, VA: OIG: Veterans Health Administration Interim Report: Review of Patient Wait Times, Scheduling Practices, and Alleged Patient Deaths at the Phoenix Health Care System (PDF)
28 May 2014, NYT: U.S. Troops to Leave Afghanistan by End of 2016
27 May 2014, WP: Obama to leave 9,800 U.S. troops in Afghanistan
23 May 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Defense Acquisition Reform: Background, Analysis, and Issues for Congress (PDF)
23 May 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Defense Acquisitions: How DOD Acquires Weapon Systems and Recent Efforts to Reform the Process (PDF)
19 May 2014, YouTube: Chatham House: Noam Chomsky: Rethinking US Foreign Policy
15 May 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The Lord's Resistance Army: The U.S. Response (PDF)
May 2014, Glenn Greenwald: Index from No Place to Hide (PDF)
May 2014, Glenn Greenwald: Notes from No Place to Hide (PDF)
May 2014, Glenn Greenwald: Documents from No Place to Hide (PDF)
May 2014, Glenn Greenwald: No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State (EPUB)
12 May 2014, AlterNet: Nobel Peace Laureates to Human Rights Watch: Close Your Revolving Door to U.S. Government
9 May 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Afghanistan: Drug Trafficking and the 2014 Transition (PDF)

24 April 2014, Cryptome: National Intelligence Priorities Framework Reconstruction v4
24 April 2014, @Paulmd199: National Intelligence Priorities Framework Reconstruction v4 (PDF)
21 April 2014, US Court of Appeals, Second Circuit: NYT, Savage, Shane, ACLU v. DOJ, DOD, CIA (Order) (PDF)
19 April 2014, Reuters: Air strike kills 10 al Qaeda militants, three civilians in Yemen: Saba
17 April 2014, Democracy Now: Former Drone Operators Reveal Air Force Plays Key Role in Secret CIA Assassination Campaign
17 April 2014, London Review of Books: Seymour Hersh: The Red Line and the Rat Line: Obama, Erdogan and the Syrian rebels
15 April 2014, YouTube: Harvard Book Store: Glenn Greenwald (No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State) and Noam Chomsky
12 April 2014, NYT: Salvadoran General Accused in Killings Should Be Deported, Miami Judge Says
11 April 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S. Foreign Aid to Israel (PDF)
8 April 2014, DOD: Instruction 3115.08: Collection of Information on Non-U.S. Persons Outside the United States at the Request of U.S. Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) (PDF)
7 April 2014, Democracy Now: Sy Hersh Reveals Potential Turkish Role in Syria Chemical Strike That Almost Sparked U.S. Bombing
7 April 2014, NYT: Thomas Polgar, C.I.A. Officer, Dies at 91; Helped Lead U.S. Evacuation of Saigon
6 April 2014, NYT: Delays in Effort to Refocus C.I.A. From Drone War
4 April 2014, Guardian: DOD: OIG: Investigation of a Hotline Allegation of a Questionable Intelligence Activity Concerning the Joint IED Defeat Organization (JIEDDO) Counter-IED Operations/Intelligence Integration Center (COIC) (PDF)
2 April 2014, Z: Noam Chomsky: The Prospects for Survival
1 April 2014, MSNBC: How Pollard became Israel's spy

26 March 2014, ACLU: DOD: Report on Congressional Notification of Sensitive Military Operations and Counterterrorism Operational Briefings (PDF)
23 March 2014, NYT: What Pakistan Knew About Bin Laden
March 2014, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1969-1976: Volume XXXV: National Security Policy, 1973-1976 (PDF)
19 March 2014, All In: What next for Ukraine?
13 March 2014, US District Court, Eastern District VA: USA v. Hall, Landersman (Superseding Indictment) (PDF)
10 March 2014, WP: SEC has opened investigation into KBR, whistleblower's lawyer says
6 March 2014, ACLU: DOD: Report on Process for Determining Targets of Lethal or Capture Operations (PDF)
6 March 2014, Guardian: Nato attack kills five Afghan troops
6 March 2014, Reuters: U.S. freedom of navigation operations in 2013 targeted China, Iran
5 March 2014, McNeal, Pepperdine Univ. School of Law: Targeted Killing and Accountability (PDF)
5 March 2014, Z: Noam Chomsky: Government Security is a Public in the Dark

28 February 2014, DOJ: Miami Immigration Court: In the Matter of Garcia-Merino in Removal Proceedings (Notice Regarding Relief From Removal, Written Decision and Orders of the Immigration Judge) (PDF)
28 February 2014, NYT: U.S. Militant, Hidden, Spurs Drone Debate
19 February 2014, WP: Lawsuit brings to light secrecy statements required by KBR
14 February 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Bahrain: Reform, Security, and U.S. Policy (PDF)
13 February 2014, GAO: Civilian Intelligence Community: Additional Actions Needed to Improve Reporting on and Planning for the Use of Contract Personnel (PDF)
13 February 2014, NYT: Escaped Inmates From Iraq Fuel Syrian Insurgency
12 February 2014, FAS: Army: FM 3-38: Cyber Electromagnetic Activities (PDF)
11 February 2014, NYT: US Court of Appeals, DC: Aamer, Siddique v. Obama (PDF)
10 February 2014, Intercept: The NSA's Secret Role in the U.S. Assassination Program
5 February 2014, North American Congress on Latin America: The Hypocrisy of Human Rights Watch
5 February 2014, Guardian: US limits Pakistan drone strikes amid political battle over military moves
5 February 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Iraq: Politics, Governance, and Human Rights (PDF)
4 February 2014, US District Court, DC: Alexa O'Brien v. DOJ (Complaint) (PDF)
3 February 2014, DOD: US Court of Military Commission Review: Charges and Specifications in the case of USA v. Abd al Hadi al-Iraqi (PDF)

January 2014, DOS: Toward "Thorough, Accurate, and Reliable": A History of the Foreign Relations of the United States Series (PDF)
31 January 2014, NYT: Obama Picks a Cyber Expert to Lead N.S.A.
30 January 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Qatar: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
30 January 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Kuwait: Security, Reform, and U.S. Policy (PDF)
30 January 2014, US District Court, DC: Alexa O'Brien v. DOS (Complaint) (PDF)
30 January 2014, Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction: Direct Assistance: USAID Has Taken Positive Action to Assess Afghan Ministries' Ability to Manage Donor Funds, but Concerns Remain (SIGAR 14-32-AR) (PDF)
27 January 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Jordan: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
23 January 2014, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA): Background, Legislation, and Policy Issues (PDF)
20 January 2014, CSM: Resurgent Afghanistan drug trade threatening US goals, Pentagon warns
17 January 2014, WSJ: Obama Says Government Mass Collection of U.S. Phone Data Will End
17 January 2014, WH: Presidential Policy Directive: Signals Intelligence Activities (PPD-28) (PDF)
15 January 2014, WH: Presidential Policy Directive: United States Conventional Arms Transfer Policy (PPD-27)
15 January 2014, US Senate: Intelligence Committee: Review of the Terrorist Attacks on U.S. Facilities in Benghazi, Libya, September 11-12, 2012 (PDF)
15 January 2014, WP: Lawmakers seek to stymie plan to shift control of drone campaign from CIA to Pentagon
15 January 2014, NYT: N.S.A. Devises Radio Pathway Into Computers
January 2014, Harvard National Security Journal: Michael Glennon: National Security and Double Government (PDF)
10 January 2014, Guardian: US 'tried to oust Hamid Karzai by manipulating Afghan elections'
8 January 2014, Democracy Now: From COINTELPRO to Snowden, the FBI Burglars Speak Out After 43 Years of Silence (Part 2)
8 January 2014, Democracy Now: "It Was Time to Do More Than Protest": Activists Admit to 1971 FBI Burglary That Exposed COINTELPRO
7 January 2014, Retro Report: Stealing J. Edgar Hoover's Secrets
7 January 2014, NYT: Burglars Who Took On F.B.I. Abandon Shadows
4 January 2014, NYT: Iraq Fighters, Qaeda Allies, Claim Falluja as New State
3 January 2014, WP: Al-Qaeda force captures Fallujah amid rise in violence in Iraq
3 January 2014, NYT: Qaeda-Aligned Militants Threaten Key Iraqi Cities

2013, Israel Ministry of Defense: International Defense Cooperation Agency: Israel Defense Directory 2013-14 (PDF)
1982-2013, ACLU: NSA, DIA, FBI, OLC: Executive Order 12333 -- FOIA Lawsuit (32 documents) (PDF, ZIP)

December 2013, DOD: Unmanned Systems Integrated Roadmap FY2013-2038 (PDF)
31 December 2013, Guardian: Fewer deaths from drone strikes in 2013 after Obama policy change
(Undated), Spiegel: NSA/CSS: Texas Cryptologic Center: Tailored Access Operations (2) (PDF)
26 December 2013, NYT: U.S. Sends Arms to Aid Iraq Fight With Extremists
24 December 2013, Democracy Now: Beyond Plan Colombia: Covert CIA Program Reveals Critical U.S. Role in Killings of Rebel Leaders
21 December 2013, WP: Covert action in Colombia: U.S. intelligence, GPS bomb kits help Latin American nation cripple rebel forces
19 December 2013, London Review of Books: Seymour Hersh: Whose sarin?
16 December 2013, ODNI: U.S. Insider Threat Security Classification Guide 1.0 (PDF)
December 2013, DOS: Foreign Relations of the United States: 1964-1968: Volume XXIII: Congo, 1960-1968 (PDF)
12 December 2013, ACLU: DOD: Department of Defense Implementation of the Presidential Policy Guidance on "Procedures for Approving Direct Action Against Terrorist Targets Located Outside the United States and Areas of Active Hostilities" (PDF)
12 December 2013, WH: Liberty and Security in a Changing World: Report and Recommendations of the President's Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies (PDF)
9 December 2013, Democracy Now: Seymour Hersh: Obama "Cherry-Picked" Intelligence on Syrian Chemical Attack to Justify U.S. Strike
6 December 2013, DOD: Freedom of Information Act Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2013 (PDF)

19 November 2013, Boiling Frogs Post: Sibel Edmonds, Peter Collins on Whistleblowers, George Soros, Democracy Now (MP3)
13 November 2013, Cryptome: NSA SIGINT Strategic Mission Chart 2007
12 November 2013, Gawker: After 30 Years of Silence, the Original NSA Whistleblower Looks Back
11 November 2013, Guardian: White House considers appointing civilian NSA chief amid calls for reform
6 November 2013, NYT: U.S. Is Losing Advantage in Spying, Report Says
5 November 2013, FAS: Report of the National Commission for the Review of the Research and Development Programs of the United States Intelligence Community (Unclassified Version) (PDF)
3 November 2013, Guardian: CIA made doctors torture suspected terrorists after 9/11, taskforce finds
November 2013, Institute on Medicine as a Profession: Ethics Abandoned: Medical Professionalism and Detainee Abuse in the War on Terror (PDF)
2 November 2013, Guardian: Portrait of the NSA: no detail too small in quest for total surveillance

31 October 2013, Democracy Now: "These Drones Attack Us and the Whole World is Silent": New Film Exposes Secret U.S. War
October 2013, European Parliament: National programmes for mass surveillance of personal data in EU Member States and their compatibility with EU law (PDF)
27 October 2013, 60 Minutes: The Deputy Director: Mike Morell
25 October 2013, Democracy Now: A Drone Warrior's Torment: Ex-Air Force Pilot Brandon Bryant on His Trauma from Remote Killing
25 October 2013, Democracy Now: As U.S. Faces New Scrutiny on Drones, U.N. Report Finds Hundreds of Civilian Deaths in Pakistan
11 October 2013, Democracy Now: Worse Than Nixon? Committee to Protect Journalists Warns About Obama Crackdown on Press Freedom
10 October 2013, Committee to Protect Journalists: The Obama Administration and the Press: Leak investigations and surveillance in post-9/11 America (PDF)
8 October 2013, Truthout: Noam Chomsky On Shutdown, Waning US Influence, Syrian Showdown
6 October 2013, Truthout: Noam Chomsky: The Obama Doctrine
2 October 2013, WP: CIA ramping up covert training program for moderate Syrian rebels
1 October 2013, WP: Foreign extremists dominate Syria fight

September 2013, Public Intelligence: DOT: Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Service Demand 2015-2035: Literature Review and Projections of Future Usage (PDF)
28 September 2013, Shill Report: Interview with Noam Chomsky (MP3)
25 September 2013, WP: Largest Syrian rebel groups form Islamic alliance, in possible blow to U.S. influence
24 September 2013, WP: U.S. moves drone fleet from Camp Lemonnier to ease Djibouti's safety concerns
20 September 2013, Guardian: Goldsboro revisited: account of hydrogen bomb near-disaster over North Carolina -- declassified document
20 September 2013, Guardian: US nearly detonated atomic bomb over North Carolina -- secret document
11 September 2013, Democracy Now: Noam Chomsky: U.S. Has Been "Torturing" Iran for 60 Years, Since 1953 CIA-Led Coup
11 September 2013, Democracy Now: Chomsky on 9/11, Syria's "Bloody Partition" and Why U.S. Role Ensures Failure of Mideast Talks
11 September 2013, Democracy Now: Chomsky: Instead of "Illegal" Threat to Syria, U.S. Should Back Chemical Weapons Ban in All Nations
9 September 2013, NYT: Drone and Taliban Attacks Hit Civilians, Afghans Say
8 September 2013, AP: NATO accused of killing Afghan civilians
6 September 2013, WSJ: U.S. Strike Kills Leader of Afghan Insurgent Group
6 September 2013, Democracy Now: U.S.-Russian Tensions Heighten over Syria; Roots of Conflict Stem from NATO Bombing of Libya
5 September 2013, FAS: CRS: Intelligence Spending and Appropriations: Issues for Congress (PDF)
4 September 2013, Democracy Now: As U.S. Pushes For Syria Strike, Questions Loom over Obama Claims in Chemical Attack
2 September 2013, McClatchy: To some, US case for Syrian gas attack, strike has too many holes
2 September 2013, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists: Global nuclear weapons inventories, 1945-2013 (PDF)
2 September 2013, WP: Top-secret U.S. intelligence files show new levels of distrust of Pakistan

30 August 2013, FP: U.S. Had Intel on Chemical Strike Before It Was Launched
30 August 2013, WP: U.S. spy agencies mounted 231 offensive cyber-operations in 2011, documents show
30 August 2013, NYT: Britain's Rejection of Syrian Response Reflects Fear of Rushing to Act
29 August 2013, Yahoo News: AP: AP sources: Intelligence on weapons no 'slam dunk'
29 August 2013, WP: The 'Black Budget': How intelligence agencies spend $52 billion (PDF)
29 August 2013, WP: U.S. spy network's successes, failures and objectives detailed in 'black budget' summary
29 August 2013, Democracy Now: Syria Debate: Does U.S. Have the Evidence and Authority to Hit Assad for Alleged Chemical Attack?
28 August 2013, Democracy Now: As Strikes on Syria Loom, Is U.S. Ignoring a Diplomatic Track That Could Prevent More Violence?
14 August 2013, DOD: Missile Defense Agency: Ballistic Missile Defense Overview (PDF)
12 August 2013, Spiegel: Ally and Target: US Intelligence Watches Germany Closely

25 July 2013, Democracy Now: Yemeni Reporter Who Exposed U.S. Drone Strike Freed from Prison After Jailing at Obama's Request
20 July 2013, WP: U.S. military drone surveillance is expanding to hot spots beyond declared combat zones
19 July 2013, WP: U.S. military drone network in the Middle East and Africa
15 July 2013, Crypto-Gram: NSA, Edward Snowden, surveillance, cyberwar
9 July 2013, C-SPAN: Mitch Weiss and Kevin Maurer (Hunting Che: How a U.S. Special Forces Team Helped Capture the World's Most Famous Revolutionary)
1 July 2013, NYT: Job Title Key to Inner Access Held by Snowden

30 June 2013, NYT: Taking Outsize Role in Syria, Qatar Funnels Arms to Rebels
27 June 2013, CIA: Comments on the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence's Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Former Detention and Interrogation Program (PDF)
27 June 2013, WP: Justice Dept. targets general in leak probe
June 2013, YouTube: Left Forum: Noam Chomsky
25 June 2013, Democracy Now: Insider Threat: Government Employees Urged to Tattle On Coworkers in Effort to Stop Classified Leaks
20 June 2013, Democracy Now: Did U.S. Gov't Lie about TWA Flight 800 Crash? Ex-Investigators Seek Probe as New Evidence Emerges
19 June 2013, NYT: Taliban Step Toward Afghan Peace Talks Is Hailed by U.S.
18 July 2013, Boiling Frogs Post: Georgia: The New CIA-NATO Arab Terrorist Training Center
17 June 2013, Boiling Frogs Post: Russ Tice (NSA whistleblower) interviewed by Sibel Edmonds, Peter Collins (MP3)
14 June 2013, NYT: U.S. Is Said to Plan to Send Weapons to Syrian Rebels
14 June 2013, Democracy Now: James Bamford on NSA Secrets, Keith Alexander's Influence & Massive Growth of Surveillance, Cyberwar
13 June 2013, Democracy Now: Chris Pyle, Whistleblower on Domestic Spying in 70s, Says Be Wary of Attacks on NSA's Critics
12 June 2013, Wired: The Secret War
11 June 2013, Democracy Now: Digital Blackwater: How the NSA Gives Private Contractors Control of the Surveillance State
7 June 2013, Guardian: Obama orders US to draw up overseas target list for cyber-attacks
7 June 2013, NYT: Electronic Surveillance Under Bush and Obama
5 June 2013, NBC News: CIA didn't always know who it was killing in drone strikes, classified documents show
4 June 2013, Democracy Now: Ralph Nader on the Federal Reserve's Gamble, Bradley Manning & Fighting the Two-Party System
4 June 2013, Democracy Now: American Fascism: Ralph Nader Decries How Big Business Has Taken Control of the U.S. Government
4 June 2013, Democracy Now: Bradley Manning Trial: WikiLeaks Lawyer Sees Spurious "Enemy" Claims & Bid to Scare Whistleblowers
4 June 2013, TomDispatch: Noam Chomsky: Humanity Imperiled: The Path to Disaster

May 2013, Intercept: DOD: ISR Task Force: ISR Support to Small Footprint CT Operations -- Somalia / Yemen: Executive Summary (PDF)
23 May 2013, WH: U.S. Policy Standards and Procedures for the Use of Force in Counterterrorism Operations Outside the United States and Areas of Active Hostilities (PDF)
23 May 2013, NYT: Obama, in a Shift, to Limit Targets of Drone Strikes
23 May 2013, Democracy Now: Jeremy Scahill & Noam Chomsky on Secret U.S. Dirty Wars From Yemen to Pakistan to Laos
22 May 2013, ACLU: DOJ: Presidential Policy Guidance: Procedures for Approving Direct Action Against Terrorist Targets Located Outside the United States and Areas of Active Hostilities (PDF)
22 May 2013, NYT: Debate Aside, Number of Drone Strikes Drops Sharply
21 May 2013, C-SPAN: Jeremy Scahill (Dirty Wars: The World is a Battlefield)
20 May 2013, WHAT: WHAT about the future: Noam Chomsky
19 May 2013, 60 Minutes: Afghan children on a long and perilous journey
17 May 2013, Ceasefire: Why was a Sunday Times report on US government ties to al-Qaeda chief spiked?
9 May 2013, C-SPAN: James Zogby (Looking at Iran: The Rise & Fall of Iran in Public Opinion)
7 May 2013, Dawn: Interview with Noam Chomsky on Pakistan elections
7 May 2013, DOD: Directive 5134.10: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) (PDF)
5 May 2013, Boiling Frogs Post: Uber-Neocons: The Main Architects of Post-Assad Syria at Work
2 May 2013, Truthout: Noam Chomsky: Boston and Beyond
1 May 2013, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Nuclear Weapons R&D Organizations in Nine Nations (PDF)
1 May 2013, Boiling Frogs Post: The Backdoor Deal & Needed Face-Saving Ingredient for Russia on Syria

April 2013, Joint Force Quarterly: From Sea Power to Cyber Power: Learning from the Past to Craft a Strategy for the Future (PDF)
30 April 2013, Lew Rockwell Show: The Boston Bombing, the CIA and US Empire (interview with Sibel Edmonds) (MP3)
30 April 2013, Frontline: Top Secret America: 9/11 to the Boston Bombings
29 April 2013, NYT: With Bags of Cash, C.I.A. Seeks Influence in Afghanistan
27 April 2013, Cryptome: Graham Fuller/NY Times 1985-2011 (Ex-CIA-Tsarni) (PDF, ZIP)
April 2013, Jeremy Scahill: Dirty Wars: The World Is A Battlefield (PDF)
23 April 2013, C-SPAN: US Senate Judiciary Committee: Targeted Killing of Terrorist Suspects Overseas
22 April 2013, Corbett Report: Sibel Edmonds on the Boston Bombing: The US Roots of "Chechen" Terrorism
19 April 2013, Boiling Frogs Post: USA: The Creator & Sustainer of Chechen Terrorism
April 2013, Mark Mazzetti: The Way of the Knife: The CIA, a Secret Army, and a War at the Ends of the Earth (EPUB)
April 2013, Iran Project: Strategic Options for Iran: Balancing Pressure with Diplomacy (PDF)
12 April 2013, NYT: U.S. Justice Dept. Releases Judge's Ruling on Ex-Salvadoran General
10 April 2013, Democracy Now: The Way of the Knife: NYT's Mark Mazzetti on the CIA's Post-9/11 Move from Spying to Assassinations
9 April 2013, McClatchy: Obama's drone war kills 'others,' not just al Qaida leaders
8 April 2013, NYT: Afghan Children Reported Among Dead in U.S. Strike
April 2013, Constitution Project: Report of the Task Force on Detainee Treatment (PDF)

March 2013, Intercept: National Counterterrorism Center: Watchlisting Guidance (PDF)
29 March 2013, Cryptome: John Stanton: Obama's Cyber Nuke Dream, Petraeus' Love Child: Plus Message for US Congressman Hunter (PDF)
28 March 2013, Rolling Stone: The Spy Who Cracked Up in the Cold
22 March 2013, US Senate: Report of the Select Committee on Intelligence covering the period January 5, 2011 to January 3, 2013 (PDF)
22 March 2013, Democracy Now: BBC-Guardian Expose Uses WikiLeaks to Link Iraq Torture Centers to U.S. Col. Steele & Gen. Petraeus
20 March 2013, Democracy Now: Ten Years Later, U.S. Has Left Iraq with Mass Displacement & Epidemic of Birth Defects, Cancers
20 March 2013, Democracy Now: Dahr Jamail Returns to Iraq to Find Rampant Torture and a Failed State Living in "Utter Devastation"
20 March 2013, C-SPAN: NARA: Ira Katznelson (Fear Itself: The New Deal and the Origins of Our Time)
18 March 2013, Guardian: David Frum, the Iraq war and oil
18 March 2013, Guardian: MI6 and CIA were told before invasion that Iraq had no active WMD
17 March 2013, Reuters: U.S. soldier accused of Afghan killings faces "sanity" review
15 March 2013, Cryptome: DOD: Army Sec. McHugh letter to Rep. Hunter re. Human Terrain System (PDF)
14 March 2013, Corbett Report: Sibel Edmonds Explains Who's at the Top of the Pyramid
13 March 2013, Democracy Now: As Gitmo Prisoners Revolt, Obama Admin Challenged on Indefinite Detention at OAS Hearing
13 March 2013, Democracy Now: Over 100 Guantanamo Prisoners on Hunger Strike, Citing Threat of Return to "Darkest Days Under Bush"
12 March 2013, David Pozen, Columbia Law School: The Leaky Leviathan: Why the Government Condemns and Condones Unlawful Disclosures of Information (PDF)
10 March 2013, NYT: How a U.S. Citizen Came to Be in America's Cross Hairs
9 March 2013, NYT: U.S. Cancels Transfer of Bagram Prison to Afghans
9 March 2013, NYT: The Drone Question Obama Hasn't Answered
7 March 2013, Guardian: Reconciliation in Iraq is impossible without US truth about its dirty war
7 March 2013, Guardian: Pentagon investigating link between US military and torture centres in Iraq
6 March 2013, Guardian: Revealed: Pentagon's link to Iraqi torture centres
6 March 2013, Guardian: James Steele: America's mystery man in Iraq
5 March 2013, Guardian: Britain and US asked to release secret torture reports
5 March 2013, Democracy Now: Glenn Greenwald on Bradley Manning: Prosecutor Overreach Could Turn All Whistleblowing into Treason

February 2013, Intercept: DOD: ISR Task Force: ISR Support to Small Footprint CT Operations -- Somalia / Yemen (PDF)
28 February 2013, Freedom of the Press Foundation: Audio of Bradley Manning's Statement (MP3)
28 February 2013, Law Office of David Coombs: Statement in Support of Providence Inquiry -- US v. Private First Class (PFC) Bradley E. Manning (PDF)
28 February 2013, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Comparison of Rights in Military Commission Trials and Trials in Federal Criminal Court (PDF)
22 February 2013, Corbett Report: Sibel Edmonds on Gladio Protected Drug Running and Money Laundering
22 February 2013, Corbett Report: Sibel Edmonds on Gladio Protected Drug Running and Money Laundering (MP3)
22 February 2013, Democracy Now: "The Terror Courts": An Inside Look at Rough Justice, Torture at Guantanamo Bay
22 February 2013, Democracy Now: Torture at Guantanamo: Lt. Col. Stuart Couch on His Refusal to Prosecute Abused Prisoner
21 February 2013, Democracy Now: An Interrogation Center at Yale? Proposed Pentagon Special Ops Training Facility Sparks Protests
15 February 2013, GAO: Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Continued Coordination, Operational Data, and Performance Standards Needed to Guide Research and Development (PDF)
15 February 2013, Corbett Report: Sibel Edmonds on Turkey, the Hood Event, Israel and Gladio B
15 February 2013, Corbett Report: Sibel Edmonds on Turkey, the Hood Event, Israel and Gladio B (MP3)
13 February 2013, Democracy Now: Despite Planned Troop Withdrawal, Special Ops & Private Forces Prepare to Continue Afghan War
11 February 2013, Time: Drone Home
8 February 2013, Democracy Now: Jeremy Scahill: Assassinations of U.S. Citizens Largely Ignored at Brennan CIA Hearing
7 February 2013, Guardian: Obama praised for releasing kill list memo but rights groups call for more
7 February 2013, Guardian: Code Pink activists shown the red card at John Brennan Senate hearing
7 February 2013, NYT: The Questions Brennan Can't Dodge
7 February 2013, NYT: Congress to See Memo Backing Drone Attacks on Americans
6 February 2013, Guardian: John Brennan: the drone apologist with the president's ear
6 February 2013, Guardian: White House to release legal rationale for killing of US citizens with drones
6 February 2013, NYT: Drone Strikes' Dangers to Get Rare Moment in Public Eye
6 February 2013, Reuters: Some 54 countries helped CIA detention efforts: report
5 February 2013, DOD: JCS: Joint Publication 3-12 (R): Cyberspace Operations (JP 3-12) (PDF)
5 February 2013, NYT: Report Says 54 Countries Helped C.I.A. After 9/11
5 February 2013, AP: CIA conducts lethal drone strikes in Yemen from base in Saudi Arabia
5 February 2013, Reuters: Memo justifies drone kills even with patchy intelligence
5 February 2013, WP: AP: Justice Dep't memo sets rationale for policy, says when it's OK to kill US citizens abroad
5 February 2013, WP: Brennan nomination exposes criticism on targeted killings and secret Saudi base
5 February 2013, NYT: Memo Cites Legal Basis for Killing U.S. Citizens in Al Qaeda
5 February 2013, Guardian: CIA rendition: more than a quarter of countries 'offered covert support'
February 2013, Open Society Justice Initiative: Globalizing Torture: CIA Secret Detention and Extraordinary Rendition (PDF)
5 February 2013, Democracy Now: Kill List Exposed: Leaked Obama Memo Shows Assassination of U.S. Citizens "Has No Geographic Limit"
(Undated), NBC News: DOJ: White Paper: Lawfulness of a Lethal Operation Directed Against a U.S. Citizen Who Is a Senior Operational Leader of Al-Qa'ida or An Associated Force (PDF)
4 February 2013, NBC News: Justice Department memo reveals legal case for drone strikes on Americans
1 February 2013, Survival: James Doyle: Why Eliminate Nuclear Weapons? (PDF)

31 January 2013, NYT: US Naval Criminal Investigative Service: Report of Investigation: Final Disposition of Alleged Misconduct Involving SEAL Team Two Members (PDF)
January 2013, Al Jazeera: Abbottabad Commission Report (PDF)
January 2013, DOD: Defense Science Board: Resilient Military Systems and the Advanced Cyber Threat (PDF)
January 2013, Council on Foreign Relations: Micah Zenko: Reforming U.S. Drone Strike Policies (PDF)
30 January 2013, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Manufacturing Trends (PDF)
28 January 2013, Reuters: Pentagon to boost cybersecurity force
26 January 2013, WP: FBI is increasing pressure on suspects in Stuxnet inquiry
25 January 2013, NYT: Simple, Low-Cost Surveillance Drones Provide Advantage for U.S. Military
25 January 2013, NYT: U.N. Panel to Investigate Rise in Drone Strikes
24 January 2013, Guardian: UN inquiry into US drone strikes prompts cautious optimism
24 January 2013, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia: Political Developments and Implications for U.S. Interests (PDF)
23 January 2013, NOVA: Rise of the Drones
22 January 2013, Democracy Now: Dirty Wars: Jeremy Scahill and Rick Rowley's New Film Exposes Hidden Truths of Covert U.S. Warfare
19 January 2013, WP: CIA drone strikes will get pass in counterterrorism 'playbook,' officials say
18 January 2013, YouTube: Bogazici Univ.: Noam Chomsky: Turkey and the Emerging World Order
18 January 2013, Reuters: U.S. expands limited support for French mission in Mali
15 January 2013, Frontline: Inside Obama's Presidency
13 January 2013, WP: AP: Obama says US forces provided technical support during failed rescue in Somalia
11 January 2013, YouTube: NYT: Laura Poitras: Death of a Prisoner
10 January 2013, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: The Protection of Classified Information: The Legal Framework (PDF)
9 January 2013, Democracy Now: Part 2: Al Jazeera's Sami al-Hajj on His 438-Day Hunger Strike in U.S. Detention at Gitmo Prison
8 January 2013, Guardian: Bradley Manning ensured leaks would not harm US, lawyer insists
8 January 2013, Yahoo News: AP: GI's hearing in WikiLeaks case focuses on motive
8 January 2013, NYT: U.S. Legal Officials Split Over How to Prosecute Terrorism Detainees
8 January 2013, Democracy Now: As Gitmo Turns 11, Al Jazeera's Sami al-Hajj on 6-Year Ordeal of U.S. Detention, Torture
8 January 2013, Democracy Now: 4 Years After Vow to Close Gitmo, Why Has Obama Signed NDAA Bill Barring Transfer of Its Prisoners?
7 January 2013, WP: AP: Obama's choice of Chuck Hagel for new US secretary of defense causes jitters in Israel
7 January 2013, WP: Obama's nominations of Hagel and Brennan signal course adjustments at Pentagon and CIA
7 January 2013, Democracy Now: Chuck Hagel Faces Tough Confirmation from Senate Hawks for Rejecting Party Line on Israel, Iran
3 January 2013, US District Court, Southern District NY: NYT, Savage, Shane v. DOJ; ACLU v. DOJ, DOD, CIA (Corrected Opinion Granting the Government's Motion for Summary Judgment and Denying Plaintiffs' Cross Motion for Summary Judgment) (PDF)
3 January 2013, FAS: CRS: Report for Congress: U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF): Background and Issues for Congress (PDF)
3 January 2013, Bureau of Investigative Journalism: Yemen: reported US covert actions 2013
2 January 2013, US District Court, Southern District NY: NYT, Savage, Shane v. DOJ; ACLU v. DOJ, DOD, CIA (Opinion, Order) (PDF)
1 January 2013, Reuters: Analysis: U.S. arms sales to Asia set to boom on Pacific "pivot"