Federal judge dismisses lawsuit over drone killings of 3 Americans in Yemen

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
WTF drone 4.28.13

A federal judge last week dismissed a lawsuit against top U.S. officials involved in the lethal drone strikes against Anwar Al-Aulaqi, his 16-year-old son Abdulrahman Al-Aulaqi, and Samir…

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Transcript: Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta’s remarks on the Westgate Mall terrorist attack – Sept. 24, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Partial transcript of remarks by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on the terrorist attack in the Westgate Mall in Nairobi. The address was televised on NTV Kenya on Tuesday,…

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Transcript: Kenya Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed’s interview with PBS News Hour on the Westgate mall attack – Sept. 23, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Partial transcript of remarks by Kenya Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed on the Westgate mall terrorist attack. The interview was aired on PBS News Hour on Monday, Sept. 23,…

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Somalia-based Al Shabaab terrorists storm Nairobi mall, death toll at 62

Monday, September 23, 2013
Heavy black smoke billowing out of the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya on Sept. 23, 2013. SOURCE: Kenya Red Cross via Twitter

Between 10 to 15 terrorists, heavily armed with hand grenades and high-power weapons, stormed the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya shortly after noon on Saturday, killing dozens of…

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Transcript: Hearing Q&A with Sen. Dick Durbin on closing Guantanamo – July 24, 2013

Monday, July 29, 2013

Partial transcript of Q&A with Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) on “Closing Guantanamo: The National Security, Fiscal and Human Rights Implications.” The hearing was held before the Senate Judiciary…

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Transcript: President Barack Obama’s speech on closing Guantanamo at National Defense University – May 23, 2013

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Transcript of President Barack Obama’s speech on U.S. counter-terrorism strategies, including his proposal to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, delivered at the National Defense University…

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Transcript: Sen. Lindsey Graham’s response to Obama’s speech on closing Guantanamo – May 23, 2013

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Partial transcript of press briefing remarks by Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) in response to President Barack Obama’s speech on closing the Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility on May 23,…

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Holder confirms targeted killings of 4 U.S. citizens in Yemen, Pakistan

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen. SOURCE: WIkipedia

The Justice Department today confirmed that 4 American citizens were killed in oversea drone strikes in Yemen and Pakistan since 2009.

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FBI Director Robert Mueller confirms Boston JTTF did receive text alerts of Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s travels to and from Russia

Friday, May 17, 2013
FBI Director Robert Mueller testifying before the Senate Appropriations Committee on May 16, 2013. SOURCE: Appropriations.Senate.gov

FBI Director Robert Mueller confirmed this week that the Joint Terrorism Task Force in Boston did receive two text alerts of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s travel…

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Transcript: Q&A with Sen. Richard Shelby & FBI Director Robert Mueller on May 16, 2013

Thursday, May 16, 2013
Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Alabama). SOURCE: Senate Appropriations Committee

Partial transcript of Q&A with Q&A with Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Alabama) and FBI Director Robert Mueller at the Senate Appropriations Committee hearing on May 16, 2013:

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