Tag Archives: Lloyd Austin

Pentagon admits killing 10 civilians in Kabul drone strike

Gen. McKenzie

The Pentagon on Friday admitted it killed 10 Afghan civilians, including several children, in a drone strike in Kabul meant to target Islamic State-Khorasan Province militants last month. Gen. Frank McKenzie of the U.S. Central Command said the military, in a “tragic mistake,” believed a civilian vehicle was associated with …

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Congresswoman Calls On President Biden To Issue Executive Order To Identify White Supremacy As A “Critical Threat”

Jackie Speier

In a letter addressed to President Joe Biden, Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin, and Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines, Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) has called on the 46th President of the United States to authorize an “executive order identifying white supremacy and violent extremism as a critical threat.” In doing so, …

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