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Book 2 Chapter 156

The first round of closed door meetings ended at 1700. There was the first official state dinner at 1900. It was a large dinner group with a number of influential guests and dignitaries. There was plenty of food and drinks … Continue reading

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Book 2 Chapter 155

I had missed having an opportunity to talk with Russia President Orbatch at the G20 meeting. He was hustled away quickly before any of the others left. I read the report on Russia first; it was on top of the … Continue reading

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Book 2 Chapter 154

Friday morning was another early morning breakfast with the Emir Bello. The Secret Service brought him to White House at 0600. I was sitting at my desk in the Oval Office discussing the Saudi agreement with General Ingram. An advance … Continue reading

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Book 2 Chapter 153

The Beast carried us to Blair House where they were getting ready to start. Vice President Harrison was just giving the opening toast. I stood in the door and waited until he was finished before I took my place and … Continue reading

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Book 2 Chapter 152

My family wanted to go out for supper to the inn, although I would have rather have had the time at home with them. But they had talked about this all week for this time together. As usual we were … Continue reading

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Book 2 Chapter 151

Thursday I spent some of the day in meetings, reviewing the California and Washington martial law orders and the progress. Progress was being made but entrenched liberals were doing everything they could to create roadblocks. Planning and zoning rules that … Continue reading

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Book 2 Chapter 150

Right out of the gate, Tuesday morning started off with a bang. The Boxer and the JBG ships had seized four fishing scows in the Indian Ocean near the Yemen Oman border. They were flying Pakistan flags while dragging fishing … Continue reading

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Book 2 Chapter 149

After seeing my family off, the first thing I did was read the details of all the intel intercepts for the last ten days. While on vacation I was receiving just the summaries. I read part of them then went … Continue reading

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Book 2 Chapter 148

We arrived back on the island in time for a barbeque and beer. On the way back I thought about Iran’s troop movements and drills. It was the biggest yet, involving the most troops. Their people were in deep poverty … Continue reading

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Book 2 Chapter 147

The USS Iwo Jima was close enough I could read the name and ship number LHD7 on the bow. It was an amphibious assault ship with a flight deck like a carrier for helicopters and a well in the stern … Continue reading

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