In our October 28 report, we quoted testimony from Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter before the Senate Armed Services Committee on October 27, that the United States will begin “direct action on the ground” against ISIS forces in Iraq and Syria.

 

In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee on October 27, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter said that the United States will begin “direct action on the ground” against ISIS forces in Iraq and Syria.

With promises of more to come, Wikileaks has begun releasing e-mails belonging to CIA Director John Brennan.

Leaked bombshell e-mails show that while former President George W. Bush and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair were publicly talking peace in Iraq, behind closed doors they were planning war.

In a veto-proof vote, the Senate has approved the 2016 NDAA, including nearly $1 billion to arm and train Syrian and Ukrainian militias.