Affiliates of the Islamic State terror organization are already residing in the United States, though exact numbers are unclear due to Obama administration’s efforts to downplay and hide information about this threat from the American public, the former director of the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency told the Washington Free Beacon in a wide-ranging interview.
The Obama administration took steps to withhold from lawmakers the details of a $400 million cash payout to Iran and continues to rebuke inquiries from Congress for information about how another $1.3 billion in taxpayer funds was awarded to the Islamic Republic, according to multiple conversations with congressional sources apprised of the matter.
A member of the House Intelligence Committee has launched a probe into whether a leading architect of the campaign to sell the nuclear agreement with Iran last summer coordinated with the White House to mislead the media and American public, according to documents obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.
The United States has spent more than $17 billion to provide weapons, ammunition, and other military equipment to Afghanistan’s struggling defense forces, even as the number of Afghan’s enlisted in these services dips amid a resurgence in Taliban-backed violence, according to new figures published by a government oversight body.
At least 42 Palestinian child terrorists have attempted 36 attacks from the second half of 2015 until May 2016, according to a new report obtained exclusively by the Washington Free Beacon that criticizes the United Nations for omitting these statistics from its official records on the use of child soldiers.