Panetta says Obama weighing US presence in Afghanistan after 2014

Panetta did not reveal what options Obama is considering, but officials have said he may settle on a figure between 6,000 and 10,000.

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Ecuador reportedly expels Defense Dept. employees in military groupComments Off

Ecuador has ordered all 20 Defense Department employees in the U.S. Embassy’s military group to leave the country by month’s end, The Associated Press has learned.

Republican senators slam Obama for ordering review of deportation programComments Off

Twenty-two Republican senators sent a letter to President Obama on Thursday accusing his administration of displaying “an astonishing disregard for the Constitution” by considering administrative changes to the nation’s deportations policy.

Ferry disaster may cloud Obama’s South Korea visitComments Off

The tragedy has consumed South Korean President Park Geun-hye in the lead-up to Obama’s visit and could distract from the security and economic agenda she had been expected to highlight during her meetings with the U.S. president.

Clinton calls Benghazi terror attack ‘biggest regret’ on her watchComments Off

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has called the Benghazi terrorist attack — which killed Ambassador Chris Stevens, foreign service officer Sean Smith, and CIA contractors Ty Woods and Glenn Doherty — the most significant failure on her watch.

Krauthammer on Israel-Palestinian peace talks: ‘The answer’s always no’Comments Off

Charles Krauthammer told viewers Thursday on “Special Report with Bret Baier” he is not surprised that Israeli-Palestinian peace talks have once again fallen apart.”It’s a lesson we have to learn, re-learn, over-learn, every single time,”he said. “The …

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