TV News LIES

Thursday, Aug 16th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here All News At a Glance Military Glance

Trump allies who belong to his private Mar-a-Lago club are reportedly making decisions for the VA

The shado rulers of the VA

Last February, shortly after Peter Oā€™Rourke became chief of staff for the Department of Veterans Affairs, he received an email from Bruce Moskowitz with his input on a new mental health initiative for the VA. ā€œReceived,ā€ Oā€™Rourke replied. ā€œI will begin a project plan and develop a timeline for action.ā€

Oā€™Rourke treated the email as an order, but Moskowitz is not his boss. In fact, he is not even a government official. Moskowitz is a Palm Beach doctor who helps wealthy people obtain high-service ā€œconciergeā€ medical care.

Read more...

Pentagon put in bind after Trump-Putin summit

James MattisThe Pentagon has been caught flat-footed after President Trumpā€™sĀ meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin this week, with defense officials struggling to explain statements coming out of Moscow that the two leaders reached agreements involving military issues.

Adding to the angst, Defense Secretary James Mattis has kept a low profile amid backlash to Trump's comments in Europe. While he met with his counterparts there, MattisĀ remained offstageĀ for the president's trip and was not in attendance at this weekā€™s Cabinet meeting.

Read more...

Thailand cave rescue: Former Thai navy SEAL dies from lack of oxygen

Ex-US Navy Seal dies in cave rescue attempt in Thailand

A former Thai navy SEAL working to save a young soccer team trapped in a caveĀ died from a lack of oxygen in an overnight mission, officials said Friday morning.

SEAL commander Arpakorn Yookongkaew told reporters the volunteer rescuer was working to replace oxygen canisters.

Earlier Thursday, rescue workers suffered a setback in their race to drain water from theĀ flooded cave and extract the teamĀ when volunteers inadvertently pumped water back into the cave.

Read more...

The U.S. Army Is Discharging Immigrant Recruits Promised Citizenship Path

Armischarging recruits promised citizenshipSome immigrant U.S. Army reservists and recruits who enlisted in the military with a promised path to citizenship are being abruptly discharged, the Associated Press has learned.

The AP was unable to quantify how many men and women who enlisted through the special recruitment program have been booted from the Army, but immigration attorneys say they know of more than 40 who have been discharged or whose status has become questionable, jeopardizing their futures.

Read more...

Trump admin asks for more time to reunite kids and parents separated at border

Trups askes for more time to unite families

The Justice Department asked a federal judge Friday to extend the court mandated deadlines for reuniting nearly 3,000 migrant children who were separated from their parents while crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.

Attorneys for the U.S. government claimed the court mandate for returning all children under age 5 to their parents by July 10 and all other children by July 26 does not account for the time required to verify and vet each parent.

U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Thursday that his agency is using DNA testing to confirm parent-child relationships for nearly 3,000 children.

More...

Ā 

Pentagon agrees to provide housing for 20,000 detained migrant children

Pentagon offers space for 20,000 migrant childrenA defense official says the Pentagon has agreed to provide housing on military bases for up to 20,000 migrant children detained after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.

The official says the Department Health and Human Services asked for the space and the Pentagon agreed to support it. The official had knowledge of the request and spoke on condition of anonymity because the arrangement has not yet been announced.

TVNL Comment: How many children have been siezed from their parents?Ā  Where are they now?Ā  Why do we need space for 20,000, when only 2,000+ have been reported taken away?Ā  Just asking...

More...

Pentagon: Ops Killed 499 Civilians in Trumpā€™s First Year

OPS killed 499 civillians last yearThe Pentagon has told Congress it estimates that nearly 500 civilians were killed as a result of US military actions in the first year of the Trump administration.

"(The Department of Defense) assesses that there are credible reports of approximately 499 civilians killed and approximately 169 civilians injured during 2017" as a result of military operations in Iraq and Syria targeting ISIS, operations in Afghanistan targeting the Taliban and ISIS, and operations in Yemen against al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula and ISIS, the report said.
The report which provides an estimate of the number of civilian casualties in counterterrorism operations in 2017 also said the Defense Department has "no credible reports" of civilian casualties as a result of US military operations in Somalia or Libya last year.

Page 1 of 90

  • «
  •  Start 
  •  Prev 
  •  1 
  •  2 
  •  3 
  •  4 
  •  5 
  •  6 
  •  7 
  •  8 
  •  9 
  •  10 
  •  Next 
  •  End 
  • »
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!