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  •  The US no longer has "military conflicts". (0+ / 0-)

    Under Obama it only has benign “kinetic military actions”. The "War on Terror" is over.

    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/...

    Barack Obama declares the 'War on Terror' is over
    President Barack Obama has rejected George W. Bush's doctrine that placed the "war on terror" at the centre of American foreign policy,
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     "As our enemy adapts and evolves their tactics, so must we constantly adapt and evolve ours, not in a mad rush driven by fear, but in a thoughtful and reasoned way that enhances our security and further delegitimises the actions of our enemy," Mr Brennan said.

    It was wrong, he added, to "describe our enemy as jihadists or Islamists" because that would "play into the false perception" that al-Qaeda and its allies were "religious leaders and defending a holy cause, when in fact, they are nothing more than murderers".

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