US Army General John Nicholson relinquishes command of US & NATO Force Afghanistan in the not too distant future.  Within the last 24-hours he stated that President Trump’s plan “is working” in Afghanistan despite the recent attacks.  What does that mean?  We’ll talk about it.

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is the head of the Islamic State and has not been heard for over a year.  An audio message to his followers was released with his name on it yesterday, the 54-minute audio entitled “Give Glad Tidings to the Patient” calls his followers to “burn their enemies everywhere and target media centers of the infidels.”  We’ll talk about it.