IS THE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM OF TROOPS AT RISK? 
The Family Research Council and other groups form the Restore Military Religious Freedom Coalition.
The founder, and editor/publisher of SOF releases his autobiography on 30 July! Don't miss out - pre-orders are now available at the SOF Store !
SNOWDEN ACCEPTS ASYLUM 
Self-proclaimed whistle-blower Edward Snowden announces he will accept asylum offers from several countries, including Venezuela, Bolivia, Ecuador, and Nicaragua.
NSA OPS IN LATIN AMERICA BLOWN 
Detail of a number of NSA operations in Latin America were revealed by Snowden in an interview with a Brazilian newspaper.
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CLASHES IN EGYPT 
Violent clashes between supporters of the Egyptian military's removal of Mohammed Morsi from power and the Muslim Brotherhood left at least 50 people dead over the last week.
GUN GRAB CHALLENGED IN COURT 
The NSSF challenged the gun grab that was rammed through the Connecticut Legislature in the middle of the night.
UAV LANDS ON CARRIER 
The X-47B made its first arrested landing on the carrier USS George H. W. Bush (CVN 77).
MAXSELL: USE THIS GUN IN A VIDEO AND WIN! 
Check out Maxsell Armory's Video Contest!
DID THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT STOKE TENSIONS? 
Documents acquired by Judicial Watch reveal that the Obama Administration may have deliberately stoked tensions in the George Zimmerman case.
CHARLIE BECKWITH'S LEGACY CONTINUES 
Charlie Beckwith's legacy in special operations continues, but not where - or from whom - you might expect.
STRANGE BREAK-IN AT LAW FIRM REPRESENTING WHISTLEBLOWER 
A Dallas law firm representing a whistleblower from the State Department was the target of a mysterious burglary.
UN REPORT DESCRIBES MEXICO AS "PATHWAY TO US" 
A UN report by the Office on Drugs and Crime outlines how Mexican drug cartels and street gangs are helping people get into the U.S.
HASAN GOES ON TRIAL 
The court-martial of the accused shooter in the 5 November, 2009 attack at Fort Hood began.
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