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Another Active Shooter Tragedy at Ft. Hood

By William Tucker
Chief Correspondent for In Homeland Security
Yesterday evening a soldier stationed at Ft. Hood, Texas shot several individuals eventually killing three and wounding 16 others. He shot himself once confronted by a Military Police officer. As can be expected the communities of Ft.

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UN Calls Crimea Referendum Illegal

By William Tucker
Chief Correspondent for In Homeland Security
The United Nations General Assembly passed a non-binding resolution that reaffirms Ukraine’s territorial integrity and describes the Crimean referendum for independence, and subsequent annexation by Russia, as illegal. Though the resolution passed, its non-binding nature makes the declaration an empty gesture.

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Turkish Interest in Crimea

By William Tucker
Chief Correspondent for In Homeland Security
The crisis between Ukraine and Russia revolving around Crimean independence has naturally drawn in the U.S., the EU, and NATO. European nations that were once part of the Eastern Bloc of the Soviet Union are understandably nervous given the lack of response from the Western powers to the Russian incursion in Georgia, the unseating of the Kyrgyz government in 2010, and this most recent move to annex Crimea.

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