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  1. General McMaster Meets With NSC Staff And Wows ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | RedState

    Yesterday, Lieutenant General H. R. McMaster held an "all hands" meeting of National Security Council staff. It went pretty much as I would have expected: Incoming White House National Security Adviser Lt.

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  2. CIA Cables Detail Its New Deputy Director's Role in TortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    ... bring his own bucket." After he won the election, Trump said he was persuaded by his secretary of defense, James Mattis, that torture is not effective. The Trump administration recently drafted and then withdrew a draft executive order asking ...

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  3. The Coming Decline of US and UK PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Counterpunch

    ... does not want to fight another ground war in the Middle East. But Trump's appointment of two senior generals - James Mattis as Defence Secretary and HR McMaster as National Security Adviser - tells a different and more belligerent story. Already, ...

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  4. Trio of military men gain growing influence with TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SavannahNow

    In this Jan. 12, 2017 file photo, then-Defense Secretary-designate James Mattis listens while testifying at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. In a White House with multiple competing power centers, Mattis, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly and Joint Chiefs Chairman Joseph Dunford are emerging as a new force to be reckoned with.

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  5. Donald Trump's presidential diplomacy deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Jazeera

    ... policy team, only a handful of cabinet secretaries have been confirmed. The big three - Rex Tillerson (State), James Mattis (Defence), and John Kelly (Department of Homeland Security) - seem to be facing challenges getting meaningful advice to the ...

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  6. Deepening Japan-India ties in an uncertain ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    ... uncertainty over who calls the shots when it comes to U.S. foreign policy strategy. During Defense Secretary James Mattis' visit to Japan and South Korea, he indicated his preference for diplomatic resolutions with China over disputes in the South ...

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  7. Donald Trump intends to take on Iran. Right, but riskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Economist

    ... in history", and congressional Republicans have little affection for it. But given the increased influence of James Mattis, the defence secretary, and Rex Tillerson, the secretary of state, there is little appetite in the administration for ...

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  8. Will CPAC denounce Putin's war against democracy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Hill

    ... his administration are strongly in the post-war bipartisan security consensus. When retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis was named as Trump's choice to be secretary of Defense, I immediately praised his nomination and supported his confirmation. ...

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  9. U.S. general urges bigger role in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NWAonline

    ... for Iraqi forces in the battle for Mosul. In late January, President Donald Trump gave the defense secretary, James Mattis, 30 days to develop a "preliminary plan" to defeat the Islamic State, also known as ISIS or ISIL. That deadline is fast ...

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  10. Parallel worlds of a twin-track US foreign policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Financial Times

    ... listening to an altogether different Trump administration message at the annual security conference. First came James Mattis , the defence secretary, and then Mike Pence , the vice-president, and between them they offered a combination of ...

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  11. Trudy Rubin: Trump makes smart move at NSA - Wed, 22 Feb 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... may question the wisdom of Trump's appointing so many military men to key positions, including retired Gen. James Mattis at Defense and retired Gen. John Kelly at Homeland Security. But, having interviewed McMaster several times (all off the ...

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  12. How Trump can end his intel warsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Christian Science Monitor

    Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster in some ways symbolizes the very changes that President Trump needs to make to right its tempestuous relationship with the United States intelligence community.

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  13. An old Army friend dishes on National Security Adviser H.R. McMasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | WGBH

    Herbert Raymond "H.R." McMaster has been picked to serve as President Donald Trump's new national security adviser. The active duty 3-star Army general is expected to have a relatively easy confirmation process, as he is widely respected in Congress.

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  14. Go post-West, young manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | OpEdNews

    ... those puny troops deployed to the Baltics and Poland are just a deterrence against "a more assertive Russia." James Mattis and Michael Pence enthusiastically saluted the "transatlantic bond." Mattis described NATO as the "bedrock" of transatlantic ...

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  15. Photo credit: Jenna JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Weekly Standard

    ... our government and society as a whole. In adding McMaster to a line-up that includes retired Marine generals James Mattis at the Department of Defense and John Kelly at the Department of Homeland Security, the Trump policy-making team is now ...

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  16. Trump makes smart move with McMaster for security adviser | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... may question the wisdom of Trump's appointing so many military men to key positions, including retired Gen. James Mattis at Defense and retired Gen. John Kelly at Homeland Security. But, having interviewed McMaster several times (all off the ...

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  17. Donald Trump makes smart move for national security adviserRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Newsday

    ... any may question the wisdom of Trump's appointing so many military men to key positions, including retired Gen. James Mattis at Defense and retired Gen. John Kelly at Homeland

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  18. Canadians warn against Trump pressure to change strategy for fighting ISILRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Cape Breton Post

    ... frustration with the pace of the campaign against ISIL, and has given his defence secretary, retired general James Mattis, until the end of the month to find ways to hasten its defeat. Anderson and Kelsey say it is ultimately up to the U.S. to ...

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  19. Trump makes smart move for national security adviserRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Star Tribune

    ... may question the wisdom of Trump's appointing so many military men to key positions, including retired Gen. James Mattis at Defense and retired Gen. John Kelly at Homeland Security. But, having interviewed McMaster several times (all off the ...

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  20. Iraq forces battle IS to close in on Mosul's west bankRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Yahoo!

    ... more than 10,000 munitions on IS targets since the start of the Mosul operation. The new Pentagon chief, James Mattis, made a brief visit to Baghdad Monday to show support for the Iraqi security forces, more than 80,000 of whom have also received ...

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