Tag : Al Qaeda

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Biden Secretly Limits Counterterrorism Drone Strikes Away From War Zones

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WASHINGTON — The Biden administration has quietly imposed temporary limits on counterterrorism drone strikes and commando raids outside conventional battlefield zones like Afghanistan and Syria,...
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Afghan Government Backs Repatriation of Guantánamo Detainee

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WASHINGTON — The government of Afghanistan has filed a petition in federal court supporting the return of a citizen who has been held for a...
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Stay or Go? Biden, Long a Critic of Afghan Deployments, Faces a Deadline

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WASHINGTON — The previous two presidents of the United States declared they wanted to pull all American troops out of Afghanistan, and they both decided...
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Pompeo Says Iran Is New Base for Al Qaeda, but Offers Little Proof

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WASHINGTON — Al Qaeda’s new base of operations is in Iran, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday, using his last days in office...