Judicial Watch • Department of Defense

Vital Anti-Terrorism Program at “High Risk” for Years

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Pentagon Benghazi Documents Expose Administration Lies

Judicial Watch recently obtained 486 pages of heavily redacted documents revealing the truth of the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack. These pages convey the U.S. Africa Command drafted a response to the attack, calling it “Jukebox Lotus,” and that the U.S. military relied on a photo of Ambassador Christopher Stevens posted on Twitter…

IN THE NEWS

Six Years in, Obama Finally Focuses on ‘Countering Violent Extremism’

Leaders of  60 countries participated in President Obama’s “Summit on Countering Violent Extremism” last week. However, this summit does not remedy President Obama’s lack of action on national security. President Obama’s 2011 “National Strategy for Counterterrorism,” recent call for economic development in the Arab world, and reluctance to

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JW Obtains Key Benghazi Docs

The Obama Pentagon’s Benghazi Papers Obama Loses Big in Court Hawaii on the Racial Chopping Block The Obama Pentagon’s Benghazi Papers The DC Establishment hopes if you drag out disclosure about a scandal long enough, it loses a bit of its “wow factor” along the way. That would seem to…

IN THE NEWS

Pentagon produces Benghazi docs—finally

The Pentagon released nearly 500 pages about the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack to Judicial Watch in response to a FOIA lawsuit JW filed against the Department of Defense. These documents, although heavily redacted, reveal the  U.S. Africa Command Operations Center (AFRICOM) drafted a military response to the attack a day after…

PRESS RELEASE

Judicial Watch Forces Obama Administration to Release Pentagon Benghazi Attack Documents

U.S. Africa Command records – heavily blacked out – show military gathered forces to support “anti-terrorist” actions in Benghazi day after attack (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that the Obama administration finally turned over hundreds of pages of documents about the military response to the September 11, 2012,…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

Vital Anti-Terrorism Program at “High Risk” for Years

For two and a half decades critical federal programs with serious flaws have been singled out as “high risk” in a biennial audit that’s largely discounted by Congress even though many are longtime offenders, including a crucial anti-terrorism initiative designed to protect the homeland. The investigative arm of Congress, the…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

Gitmo’s Worst Terrorists Skype as Part of “Humane Treatment”

In the latest of many fringe benefits extended to the world’s most dangerous terrorists the Obama administration is allowing Guantanamo Bay prisoners—including a senior Al Qaeda operative—to speak with family via video chats similar to Skype. The captives are “high-value” detainees locked up in a special top-security wing of the…

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Obama IRS Should Face Justice

IRS Cover-Up Expands to Justice Department Exchanging Terrorists for an Army Deserter? Will Senate Endorse Obama’s Lawlessness? IRS Cover-Up Expands to Justice Department In an interview with Bill O’Reilly of Fox News about a year ago, President Obama said that President Richard Nixon was actually more liberal in his policies…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

U.S. Honors Murderous, Human Rights-Violating Despot: “Man of Remarkable Character and Courage”

It’s both mind-boggling and disgusting that the United States has created a special competition to honor a foreign, murderous despot renowned for violating human rights, suppressing freedom of speech, publicly lashing adversaries and persecuting women. This so-called “hero” is also famous for beheading those who commit minor crimes, murdering dissidents…

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Judicial Watch Sues Pentagon and State Department over Secrecy on Bergdahl Terrorist Swap

Judicial Watch announced today that on November 18, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Defense seeking “any ‘determinations’” made by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel that the five Guantanamo terrorists traded for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl were “no longer a threat to U.S. national security.”

IN THE NEWS

Gitmo releases by Obama based on lies and deception, say critics

President Obama has been releasing many terrorists from Guantanamo Bay (Gitmo), which has angered lawmakers and the American people. In fact, a recently released Gitmo detainee–Mullah Abdul Rauf–created an ISIS base camp in Afghanistan to train Muslims to fight on behalf of ISIS. Before he was captured, Rauf was a Taliban paramilitary commander…

IN THE NEWS

Three Lawsuits over Gitmo Terrorist Release

Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Defense to obtain information on the five terrorists the Obama administration released from Guantanamo Bay in exchange for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Haqqani terrorist network for five years. This lawsuit asks…

WEEKLY UPDATE

Did Obama Commit a Crime?

Judicial Watch on the Case:  Three Lawsuits over Terrorist Release Photos Show Bloody Consequences of Fast and Furious Corruption Obama Continues to Fly High at Taxpayer Expense District of Corruption Documentary Movie Now Available on iTunes Judicial Watch on the Case:  Three Lawsuits over Terrorist Release According to the Obama…

PRESS RELEASE

Judicial Watch Files Two Lawsuits against Obama Administration for Information on Terrorist Swap for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl

Judicial Watch announced today that on November 18, 2014, it filed Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits against the U.S. Departments of Defense and State to obtain records concerning arrangements made between the U.S. government with third parties or another state regarding agreements and monetary payments to secure the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl

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SEAL under fire for writing about bin Laden raid

Mark Owen, the Navy SEAL who revealed how SEAL Team Six killed Osama bin Laden three years ago, is now under criminal investigation. In relation to this story, Judicial Watch obtained the transcript of a meeting between the moviemakers of Zero Dark Thirty, senior White House officials, the Pentagon’s Under Secretary for Intelligence…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

Obama Can Use Same Parole in Illegal Alien “Humanitarian Crisis” to Bring Ebola Patients to U.S.

The Obama administration has shunned multiple requests to respond to a disturbing report exposing its secret plan to admit Ebola-infected foreigners into the United States for treatment and now Congress has joined Judicial Watch to demand answers. Will the administration blow off Congress the way it has Judicial Watch? In…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

JW Confirms: 4 ISIS Terrorists Arrested in Texas in Last 36 Hours

Islamic terrorists have entered the United States through the Mexican border and Homeland Security sources tell Judicial Watch that four have been apprehended in the last 36 hours by federal authorities and the Texas Department of Public Safety in McAllen and Pharr. JW confirmed this after California Congressman Duncan Hunter,…

THE DOCKET

Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of Defense (No. 1:14-cv-01508)

On September 3, Judicial Watch filed a FOIA lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Defense for the following records pursuant to a June 12, 2014, FOIA request: Any and all activity logs, reports, or other records produced by the U.S. Africa Command operations center between September 10, 2012 and September…

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If There’s No Imminent Threat To Our Southern Border, Why Is Ft. Bliss Stepping Up Security?

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

Military Experts: With ISIS in El Paso, Ft. Bliss in Danger of Terrorist Attack

The recent increase in security at a key Army base near a Mexican border city where Islamic terrorists are confirmed to be operating and planning an attack on the United States indicates that the facility is a target, according to senior military experts contacted by Judicial Watch. Last week JW…


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