Lawrence J Korb

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Name: Lawrence J Korb
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 3 reports

Gov. Nixon Sent The National Guard to Ferguson. What Will It Do?

A primer on America’s oldest military forceOn Monday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, seeking to control a nine-day protest in Ferguson after the shooting of a black teenager, Michael Brown, by a white police officer, announced that he would deploy the National ... [Published Time - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Why Islamic State fighters are winning in Iraq

What has made the militant group Islamic State so formidable, as it captured towns across Iraq and Syria and routed the Iraqi army in recent months?Analysts said it’s a mix of religious fervor, savvy use of social media to spread fear and the near-complete ... [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

How Police Departments Became Armies

Firing rubber bullets at unarmed protesters. Lobbing tear gas canisters at news trucks. Ordering no-fly zones over cities. This wasn't the scene in some war-torn country, but rather in Ferguson, Missouri last night. And while the situation may seem shocking, ... [Published Jalopnik - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 2 reports

Anti-nuke protesters bike around Washington on anniversary of Nagasaki atomic bombing

WASHINGTON – More than 100 cyclists gathered in Washington on Saturday, the 69th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing of Nagasaki, to call for the global abolition of nuclear weapons.At the event, organized by anti-nuclear advocate group Global Zero, ... [Published Japan Times - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 2 reports

Retired General Explains Why The US Military Puts Israel And The Arab States …

Mark Wilson/Reuters General Anthony Zinni, the former commander of the U.S. Central Command, in 1999. See Also Most Middle Eastern countries, including Lebanon, Syria and Jordan fall under U.S. Central Command’s ... [Published militaryfeed.com - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 3 reports

Veterans-aid law likely to live long

WASHINGTON — When it passed legislation to fix the troubled Veterans Affairs Department, Congress managed to do two things lawmakers have often vowed to avoid: create a new benefit program and fail to pay for it.The $16.3 billion measure, which President ... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Who shot down Flight MH17?

Warring parties in Ukraine’s troubled eastern region are blaming each other for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet.Images have captured what appeared to be a mid-air explosion, clouds of smoke and debris raining down on the ground at the ... [Published Al Jazeera - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

International tragedy in Ukraine

07/18/2014 New details emerge in the tragic downing of flight MH17, which killed 298 individuals. Ed Schultz, Rep. John Garamendi and Fmr. Assistant Secy. of Defense Lawrence Korb discuss the latest information. ... [Published MSNBC - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

World 'now paying attention' to Ukraine conflict

The crash of a Malaysian airliner in eastern Ukraine, allegedly shot down by separatists, is a "game changer" in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, a former US assistant secretary of defence told ITV News.Lawrence Korb, who is also a senior fellow ... [Published itv.com - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

UN holds emergency meeting on Malaysia plane attack

(NBC) --The UN Security Council is holding an emergency meeting Friday morning trying to figure out who shot down a Malaysian jetliner, killing the 295 people on board.Accusations are flying, but US officials believe a surface-to-air missile brought down ... [Published NBC 26 WGBA-TV - Jul 18 2014]
Entities: emergency, Malaysia, Attack
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Ukraine crash

(NBC News) - Today, international investigators are hoping to begin their search for the cause of the crash of a passenger jet in war-torn eastern Ukraine.U.S. intelligence officials say Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 - a Boeing 777 carrying two-hundred-ninety ... [Published WLTZ 38 - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Bowe Bergdahl and the War

Bowe Bergdahl is a subject of considerable controversy. An American soldier who wandered off from his base in Afghanistan and got captured by the Taliban, after five years American officials secured his release by trading him for five Taliban captives ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 14 2014]

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Philanthropy in a Time of Polarization [Published Philanthropy News Digest - Aug 20 2014]
Gov. Nixon Sent The National Guard to Ferguson.... [Published Time - Aug 18 2014]
Gov. Nixon Sent The National Guard to Ferguson.... [Published TIME.com - Aug 18 2014]
Gov. Nixon Sent The National Guard to Ferguson.... [Published Swampland - Aug 18 2014]
Why Islamic State fighters are winning in Iraq [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 17 2014]
How Police Departments Became Armies [Published Jalopnik - Aug 14 2014]
Anti-nuke protesters bike around Washington on ... [Published Japan Times - Aug 10 2014]
Activists mark Hiroshima and Nagasaki in seven-... [Published Los Angeles Times - Aug 10 2014]
Retired General Explains Why The US Military Pu... [Published militaryfeed.com - Aug 08 2014]
Why the US Military Puts Israel, Gaza in Europe [Published Military.com - Aug 07 2014]
Veterans-aid law likely to live long [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Aug 07 2014]
Will plan to fix VA turn into budget albatross? [Published Idaho Statesman - Aug 07 2014]
Lawmakers' costly plan to fix Veterans Affairs ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Aug 07 2014]
Ukraine crisis: How far will Obama go to get Ru... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Jul 28 2014]
Israeli Operation in Gaza Won't Strike Lasting ... [Published National Journal - Jul 23 2014]
UK air accident investigators to join flight MH... [Published itv.com - Jul 19 2014]
Who shot down Flight MH17? [Published Al Jazeera - Jul 18 2014]
International tragedy in Ukraine [Published MSNBC - Jul 18 2014]
World 'now paying attention' to Ukraine conflict [Published itv.com - Jul 18 2014]
Ukraine crash [Published Wallowa County Chieftain - Jul 18 2014]
Malaysia airliner wreckage in rebel-held territory [Published WTHR - Jul 18 2014]
Ukraine crash [Published WLTZ 38 - Jul 18 2014]
UN holds emergency meeting on Malaysia plane at... [Published NBC 26 WGBA-TV - Jul 18 2014]
The Geopolitical Fallout Following the Downing ... [Published US News & World Report - Jul 17 2014]
Bowe Bergdahl and the War [Published Huffington Post - Jul 14 2014]
Analysis: Why are the Kurds pushing for indepen... [Published Al Jazeera - YouTube - Jul 04 2014]
The All-American President: Ronald Wilson Reaga... [Published TIME.com - Jun 05 2014]
Caring for Those Who Serve: Key Facts About the... [Published Center for American Progress - May 23 2014]
The U.S. Still Outspends Every Other Country On... [Published Think Progress - Apr 24 2014]
RELEASE: A User’s Guide to the Fiscal Year 2015... [Published Center for American Progress - Apr 24 2014]
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Gov. Nixon Sent The National Guard to Ferguson.... [Published TIME.com - Aug 18 2014]
On Monday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, seeking to control a nine-day protest in Ferguson after the shooting of a black teenager, Michael Brown, by a white police officer, announced that he would deploy the National Guard to the St. Louis suburb. Here’s ...
Gov. Nixon Sent The National Guard to Ferguson.... [Published Swampland - Aug 18 2014]
On Monday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, seeking to control a nine-day protest in Ferguson after the shooting of a black teenager, Michael Brown, by a white police officer, announced that he would deploy the National Guard to the St. Louis suburb. More ...
Retired General Explains Why The US Military Pu... [Published militaryfeed.com - Aug 08 2014]
Mark Wilson/Reuters General Anthony Zinni, the former commander of the U.S. Central Command, in 1999. See Also Most Middle Eastern countries, including Lebanon, Syria and Jordan fall under U.S. Central Command’s ...
Analysis: Why are the Kurds pushing for indepen... [Published Al Jazeera - YouTube - Jul 04 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_nEmUz3F4mw&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Analysis: Why are the Kurds pushing for independence? Lawrence Korb, senior fellow at the Center for American ...
The All-American President: Ronald Wilson Reaga... [Published TIME.com - Jun 05 2014]
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