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Defense Secretary Hagel said yesterday's insider attack in Kabul that killed a US major general and wounded over a dozen Coalition forces will not affect the US' planned drawdown in Afghanistan. The White House announced plans to spend $110 million a year for the next few years on helping Senegal, Ghana, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda to develop rapid response forces. The Treasury Department added three "key terrorist financiers," all linked to Kuwait, to its list of global terrorists; two support the Al Nusrah Front and the other works with the Islamic State.
Secretary of State Kerry denounced the Assad regime and said the US will give an additional $378 million in humanitarian aid to the Syrian people, bringing the US total so far in the conflict to $2.4 billion. A Senate report found that the Department of Homeland Security has failed to conduct security inspections at 99% of the 4,011 chemical facilities considered at high risk for terrorist attacks. The Defense Department confirmed that as a routine matter the US recently released weapons from its stockpile to Israel.