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Battle Your Way to Glorious Victory with “League of War: Mercenaries”

Battle Your Way to Glorious Victory with “League of War: Mercenaries” MunkyFun and GREE team up to launch an exhilarating, fast-paced strategic military action game on iOS and Android 11:35 ET from GREE; MunkyFun SAN FRANCISCO, March 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ … Continue reading

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5 movie mercenaries who remind us of Erik Prince

 5 movie mercenaries who remind us of Erik Prince Published time: 24 Mar, 2016 19:34 © YouTube / Reuters Erik Prince, the notorious former head of Blackwater, is under investigation by the US government for his alleged action in Libya, according … Continue reading

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13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi Justin Chang Variety. 330.15 (Jan. 19, 2016): p104. Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2016 Penske Business Media, LLC http://variety.com Full Text: [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] DIRECTOR: Michael Bay STARRING: James Badge Dale, John Krasinski “I feel like I’m … Continue reading

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Hollywood’s myth-makers’ bizarre ability to shape political reality

  Tod Robberson The St. Louis Post-Dispatch’s editorial page editor. Robberson: Hollywood’s myth-makers’ bizarre ability to shape political reality By Tod Robberson Mar 10, 2016 Americans have a bizarre tendency to believe that Hollywood is in the business of truth. … Continue reading

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The True Story Behind ’13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi’

The True Story Behind ’13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi’ Credit: Courtesy Everett Collection The new Michael Bay film, 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi, tells the true story of six CIA security contractors who bucked orders to save … Continue reading

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13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers Of Benghazi – review: More like a video game than a film

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers Of Benghazi – review: More like a video game than a film 07:00, 29 Jan 2016 Opinion by DavidEdwards Mirror film critic David Edwards on a true story from the War on terror which is … Continue reading

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AP FACT CHECK: Benghazi movie misstates some facts

TERROR AP FACT CHECK: Benghazi movie misstates some facts Published January 20, 2016 Associated Press WASHINGTON –  Michael Bay’s new film, “13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi,” tells the story of the deadly Sept. 11, 2012, attacks in Libya … Continue reading

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Last Night’s “I’ll Have Your Back” For Our Diplomats, and OMG! 13 Hours! Benghazi! Now! Boom! Boom! Boom

Last Night’s “I’ll Have Your Back” For Our Diplomats, and OMG! 13 Hours! Benghazi! Now! Boom! Boom! Boom! January 15, 2016 By domani spero in Ambassadors, Americans Abroad, Controversies, Diplomatic Attacks, Media, U.S. Missions Tags: 13 Hours, 2012 Benghazi attack, … Continue reading

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Benghazi, Hollywood and the New U.S. Military

Benghazi, Hollywood and the New U.S. Military Michael Bay’s movie “13 Hours” about the 2012 attacks on a diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya wastes no time setting up heroes and villains. The CIA station chief, known only as “Bob,” is … Continue reading

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Benghazi is back in the headlines … but this time, it’s Hollywood’s version

Benghazi is back in the headlines … but this time, it’s Hollywood’s version Michael Bay directed the story of what happened in the harrowing hours during the Benghazi attacks – before it became a partisan battle By Page Leggett Correspondent … Continue reading

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