AP: US analysts knew Afghan site was hospital

...WASHINGTON - American special operations analysts were gathering intelligence on an Afghan...was a mistake.The special operations analysts had assembled a dossier that included...Kunduz from the Taliban - some U.S. analysts assessed that the strike had been justified...
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US troops didn't have eyes on Afghan hospital before attack

...reported that some American intelligence suggested the Taliban were using the hospital. Special forces and Army intelligence analysts were sifting through reports of heavy weapons at the compound, and they were tracking a Pakistani intelligence operative they...
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Myanmar army will keep privileges even with opposition win

...Robertson.Because the military still controls important political decisions, says Toe Kyaw Hlaing, an independent political analyst in Myanmar, the NLD and other political parties have to cooperate with the military."But I think the NLD will happily cooperate...
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2 Americans among 5 killed in rare Jordan police shooting

...are known as "green-on-blue" assaults, such attacks are extremely rare in the Middle East.Fayez Dwairi, a strategic analyst and former senior military officer in Jordan, said he could not recall such a deadly shooting inside a Jordanian security...
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French hunt 2nd fugitive

...figure in an Islamic State external operations cell that U.S. intelligence agencies have been tracking for many months.Analysts have been debating to what extent the Islamic State group was devoting resources to external terrorist attacks, versus seeking...
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Pollard to be freed; analyst spied for Israel

WASHINGTON - Jonathan Pollard, the former Navy intelligence analyst whose conviction of spying for Israel stoked fierce international passions, has been granted parole and will be released from...
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Legislature starts work amid dust, drilling

...Legislature in attendance, state-contracted analysts explained the pros and cons (mostly...A series of state officials and paid analysts made the case for the buyout but didn't...included a two-hour grilling of two state analysts hired to examine the financial implications...
Assad-Putin meeting signals push to end crisis

...going to fight there forever," said analyst Dmitry Trenin of the Moscow Carnegie Center...Felgenhauer, an independent Russian military analyst. "There will be no political settlement...slap" to Assad's opponents, Syrian analyst Bassam Abdullah told state television...
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Army intelligence system down during hospital attack

...that special operations intelligence analysts knew the Doctors without Borders facility...activity at the site. Some of those analysts were using a commercial software system...they have not explained why the Army analysts who knew it was a medical facility were...
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US detects heat around Russian jet before crash

...detected could mean many things, including a bomb blast or that an engine on the plane exploded due to a malfunction.Aviation analyst Paul Beaver said the heat picked up by the satellite "indicates that there was a catastrophic explosion or disintegration...
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