National Security (2009)



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  • December 31, 2009
    Chad Groening

    Military pregnancy, controversial policies

    A conservative military watchdog says she doesn't think military leadership went far enough in rescinding a policy for troops in Iraq that in some cases made pregnancy a court-martial offense.
  • December 30, 2009
    Chad Groening

    Year in Review - National Security 2009

    The debate over the closure of Guantanamo Bay, a homeland security controversy, and a terrorist shooting at Fort Hood highlighted this year's stories on the national security and terrorism front.
  • December 30, 2009
    Chad Groening

    U.S. airport security - 'profiling' a must

    In the wake of the failed attempt by an Islamic terrorist to blow up an airliner Christmas Day, terrorism expert Brigitte Gabriel believes the U.S. must follow the Israeli model when profiling potential terrorists at airports.
  • December 29, 2009
    Chad Groening

    Terror suspect should face military court

    The New York congressman who thinks terrorists should be tried by a military tribunal instead of a civilian court is getting some support from a terrorism expert.
  • December 23, 2009
    Chad Groening

    'Negative mindsets' among illegals a real threat

    A grassroots immigration enforcement advocacy organization says a recent incident in Florida illustrates that a substantial section of the illegal alien population is virulently anti-American.
  • December 23, 2009
    Chad Groening

    Attorney: Hasan's 'religious rights' prohibited

    One of the nation's foremost critics of Islam says it's absolutely reprehensible that the lead attorney for the man charged in the murderous rampage at Fort Hood last month is trying to paint his client as a victim.
  • December 23, 2009
    Chad Groening

    Threading the needle in Afghanistan

    Iowa Congressman Steve King, who was part of a congressional delegation that recently visited Afghanistan, believes the U.S. military will have to "thread the needle" in order to stabilize the country in time for President Obama's pullout timeline.
  • December 22, 2009
    Chad Groening

    Exodus from Gitmo -- 'Watch out'

    One of the nation's foremost critics of Islam says the Obama administration continues to put the lives of Americans and others in danger with its decision to release dangerous terrorists from the federal detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
  • December 22, 2009
    Chad Groening

    Denial of Islamic terror involvement = denial of Holocaust

    Terrorism expert Robert Spencer is surprised that the Obama administration voted against a United Nations General Assembly resolution that denies the existence of Islamic terrorism.
  • December 21, 2009
    Chad Groening

    Military toughens-up on service pregnancies

    Conservative military watchdog Elaine Donnelly sees a number of potential problems with a new policy recently put in place by a commander of U.S. troops in Iraq, a guideline that makes pregnancy a court-martial offense in some cases.
  • December 18, 2009
    Chad Groening

    Drones hacked by terrorists

    Pentagon advisor Bob Maginnis says it's disconcerting that Islamic terrorists have been able to hack into the video feeds from the U.S. drones that are being used in Iraq and Afghanistan.
  • December 18, 2009
    Chad Groening

    'Gitmo North' solution a bad idea

    Retired U.S. Navy Commander Kirk Lippold disagrees with the recent decision by the Obama administration to relocate terrorist suspects from the Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba to a facility in Illinois.