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NO GUNS USED N THIS TERRORIST ACT. @SpeakerRyan @HouseGOP @Senate_GOPs. War College. What if PTSD Is More Physical Than Psychological? Then came an even more surprising discovery.

What if PTSD Is More Physical Than Psychological?

They examined the brains of two veterans who died just days after their blast exposure and found embryonic versions of the same injury, in the same areas, and the development of the injuries seemed to match the time elapsed since the blast event. Perl and his team then compared the damaged brains with those of people who suffered ordinary concussions and others who had drug addictions (which can also cause visible brain changes) and a final group with no injuries at all.

No one in these post-mortem control groups had the brown-dust pattern. Perl’s findings, published in the scientific journal The Lancet Neurology, may represent the key to a medical mystery first glimpsed a century ago in the trenches of World War I. Echelon Front - The Team. JOCKO WILLINK is a decorated retired Navy SEAL officer, author of the book Extreme Ownership: How U.S.

Echelon Front - The Team

Navy SEALs Lead and Win, and co-founder of Echelon Front, where he is a leadership instructor, speaker, and executive coach. Jocko spent 20 years in the U.S. Navy SEAL Teams, starting as an enlisted SEAL and rising through the ranks to become a SEAL officer. As commander of SEAL Team Three’s Task Unit Bruiser during the battle of Ramadi, he orchestrated SEAL operations that helped the “Ready First” Brigade of the US Army’s First Armored Division bring stability to the violent, war-torn city. Task Unit Bruiser became the most highly decorated Special Operations Unit of the Iraq War. Uk.businessinsider. Courtesy of Jocko Willink and Leif BabinRetired Navy SEAL Task Unit Bruiser commander Jocko Willink.

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Jocko Willink is the retired commander of the most highly decorated special-operations unit of the Iraq War: US Navy SEAL Team Three Task Unit Bruiser, which served in the 2006 Battle of Ramadi. In his new book, "Extreme Ownership: How US Navy SEALs Lead and Win," cowritten with his former platoon commander, Leif Babin, he and Babin explain the lessons learned in combat that they've taught to corporate clients for the past four years in their leadership-consultancy firm, Echelon Front.

Willink writes that he realized during his 20 years as a SEAL that, "Just as discipline and freedom are opposing forces that must be balanced, leadership requires finding the equilibrium in the dichotomy of many seemingly contradictory qualities between one extreme and another. " Here are the 12 main dichotomies of leadership Willink identifies as traits every effective leader should have. Waking Up with Sam Harris #26 —The Logic of Violence: A Conversation with Jocko Willink. The War You Don't See [Topic: Propaganda] Путин 1999 год. Military men and women. в Pinterest.

Пины с сайта foggyi.tumblr.com в Pinterest. Пины с сайта foggyi.tumblr.com в Pinterest. Пины с сайта foggyi.tumblr.com в Pinterest. Sudan's President claims CIA and Mossad 'stand behind' Isis and Boko Haram- The Independent. ☠Quran verse 8:12 'I will terrorize the unbelievers. Therefore smite them on their necks. Strike off their heads.'⚔ Джон #Кирби: Турецкие войска находятся в Ираке для защиты активистов ИГ от курдского терроризма. #правда. EXTREMELY GRAPHIC This is #Saudi Arabia In case you were wondering where #ISIS gets its ideology from Via @RanaHarbi. MSgt Alexander Balogh & Joyce Etherton Engagement Portrait.

Lucky Bastard! – Seven Times Hitler Narrowly Escaped Death. Pinterest. Dakota Meyer rescues 36 fellow soldiers in Afganistan. John Pilger - Heroes [1981] Как Англия создавала государство Ирак ܕܐܟ݂ܝ ܐܢܓܠܢܕ ܫܘܬܐܣܠܗ̇ ܠܥܪܐܩ ܀ - Призыв македонянина. Documentary A Noble Lie exposes Oklahoma City bombing as government black-op. By Craig McKee The official narrative is simple: A right-wing extremist and his accomplice struck a blow against the American government by setting off a truck bomb in front of the Alfred P.

Documentary A Noble Lie exposes Oklahoma City bombing as government black-op

Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, April 19, 1995. The result was 168 dead, including 19 children, and more than 800 injured. The bombing left the American people fearing a new “terrorist” enemy: the home-grown, militia-loving, anti-government extremist. Good story. Analysis – They Killed Benazir Bhutto and this is how it happened. By Anas Abbas. May 8, 2010 By Anas Abbas “Targeted assassination is a necessity of this modern world”.

Analysis – They Killed Benazir Bhutto and this is how it happened. By Anas Abbas

Those were the words of former MOSSAAD official in a recent BBC documentary programme Panorama amid the controversy surrounding the recent killing of a Hamas leader in Dubai. An assassination is the targeted killing of a prominent figure for political, ideological, religious, financial or military reasons.

It can be a government sanctioned killing of opponents or targeted attacks on high-profile enemy elements. In the United States, four presidents namely Abraham Lincoln, James Garfield, William McKinley, and John F. Blackwater Founder Erik Prince 'Regrets' Working for US State Dept. <br/><a href=" ABC US news</a> | <a href=" World News</a> Copy Erik Prince, the founder of the private security firm, Blackwater Inc., is either a great American patriot, used and then dumped by the United States government, or one of the biggest war profiteers in the history of armed conflict, depending on how you see it.

Blackwater Founder Erik Prince 'Regrets' Working for US State Dept.

Today, Prince said he wants to set the record straight about him and Blackwater, the controversial private army he built into a global juggernaut. "There became such a ... cyclone of nonsense that would feed off itself, and it built us into a 10-foot-tall boogeyman, which just wasn't the case," he said. Portfolio Hardcover PHOTO: Blackwater USA founder Erik Prince's new book "Civilian Warriors: The Inside Story of Blackwater and the Unsung Heroes of the War on Terror. " Max Amann. Max Amann was born into a Catholic family in Munich, Germany, on 9th February, 1902.

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After leaving school he joined the German Army. During the First World War he was a sergeant in the 1st Company of the 16th Bavarian Reserve Infantry Regiment where he met Adolf Hitler. Amann recommended Hitler for officer training. Untitled. Andrea Mitchell в Твиттере: «On #AMR: Interview with war vet @Noah_Galloway who will be featured on @MensHealthMag cover. Gateway. 9/11 Mythology: The Big Lie of Our Time ~ by Stephen Lendman. Unmanned aerial warfare: Flight of the drones. СМИ: Хакеры похитили секретные данные о поисках исчезнувшего малайзийского "Боинга" - Происшествия.

British-Sponsored Hashemite Kingdom Was Iraq's Most Stable Period. The Commonwealth Games in Glasgow this year welcomed former British colonies, but absent were those Middle Eastern states where Britain had exercised imperial soft power in the twentieth century.

British-Sponsored Hashemite Kingdom Was Iraq's Most Stable Period

From around the time of the First World War protectorates and mandates were used to control these territories. In Jordan, Iraq, Egypt and later Libya, the British set up kings to help their rule. Твиттер / Поиск - #PTSDawareness... MccsCP’s Videos. Operation Gratitude. MCAS Miramar, 3rdMAW (MCASMiramarCA) в Твиттере... MH17 Verdict: Real Evidence Points to US-Kiev Cover-up of Failed False Flag. ПРИДНЕСТРОВЬЕ. .:Middle East Online. BEIRUT - An offensive by the jihadist Islamic State group against Syrian government-held territory has killed at least 74 people in the past 24 hours, a monitoring group said on Friday.

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Buoyed by their capture of swathes of western and north-central Iraq last month launched multiple attacks on army positions across northern and northeastern Syria on Thursday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it was the first time that IS, accused by rival rebel groups of focusing its formidable firepower more on them than on the Damascus regime, had launched such coordinated assaults on army positions. Betong, car bomb in Yala 1. - INTERPOL. Israel exposed: A fragile, dysfunctional, and irrelevant entity. US Military Might (US_Might) в Твиттере... Kevin Carslin (KCarslin) в Твиттере... HighCom (HighComSecurity) в Твиттере... Afghanistan: Seen Through the Lens of Anja Niedringhaus - In Focus. Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus has been covering conflicts from Bosnia to Afghanistan for more than 20 years, earning a Pulitzer Prize in 2005, as part of a team of AP photographers covering the Iraq War. She has traveled to Afghanistan numerous times, photographing events from 2001 until today, sending photos from Kandahar as recently as yesterday.

Documenting a decades-long story like the Afghanistan War is a challenge for any photojournalist, from simple logistical issues, to serious safety concerns, to the difficulty of keeping the narrative fresh and compelling. Niedringhaus has done a remarkable job, telling people's stories with a strong, consistent voice, an amazing eye for light and composition, and a level of compassion that clearly shows through her images.