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View this email in your browser. Today’s Top Stories WPR Recommends: Since 9/11, the United States has secretly engaged in armed conflict across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia for the sake of combating terrorism. But U.S. laws have also enabled hostilities in the name of “security cooperation” — authorizing the Pentagon to create and use paramilitaries without notifying key decision-makers in Congress and permitting presidents to counter not just terrorist groups but also states, such as China, Iran, and Russia. Want to learn more about unauthorized combat and the legal loopholes that enable it? Click here to RSVP to […]

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