Monthly Archives: February 2017

Iran Successfully Test-Fires New Version Of Submarine-Launched Cruise Missile

http://www.irna.ir/en/News/82446622/ Dehqan: Iran Successfully Tests-Fires New Version Of SLCM Tehran, Feb 27, IRNA – Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan said Monday that Iran has successfully test-fired the latest version of a submarine-launched cruise missile (SLCM) named ‘Nasir’ during Velayat-95 military war game conducted by the Iranian naval forces. ‘During the military drills in the […]

Russia Is Ready To Discuss START-III Treaty Revision With U.S.

Russia Is Ready To Discuss START-III Treaty Revision With U.S. BISHKEK, February 28. /TASS/. Moscow is ready to discuss a revision of the Treaty between Russia and the United States on measures for the further reduction and limitation of strategic offensive arms (the new START Treaty), if it receives such proposals, Russian Deputy Defense Minister […]

The Future Of Transatlantic Defense: More Europe

http://nationalinterest.org/ blog/russias-nuclear-missile- death-train-arriving-2019- 19581 The Future Of Transatlantic Defense: More Europe February 26, 2017 | Kaitlin Lavinder Photo: iStock.com/artjazz The Newsletter Get exclusive analysis delivered to your inbox daily. subscribe now Europe faced a wave of ISIS-inspired terrorist attacks last year, from Brussels to Nice to Berlin. As ISIS-occupied territories in Iraq and Syria continue […]

Al Qaeda’s 2nd In Command To Ayman al-Zawahiri, & Who Was Close To bin Laden — Is Reportedly Killed In U.S. Drone Strike In Syria Sometime Sunday Evening

Al Qaeda’s 2nd In Command To Ayman al-Zawahiri, & Who Was Close To bin Laden — Is Reportedly Killed In U.S. Drone Strike In Syria Sometime Sunday Evening http://www.fortunascorner.com     The Associated Press (AP) is reporting that “senior al Qaeda leader, Abdullah Muhammad Rajab Abdulrahman, who had been Deputy to al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, and […]

Russia’s Nuclear Missile ‘Death Train’ Arriving In 2019

Russia’s Nuclear Missile ‘Death Train’ Arriving in 2019 Michael Peck February 26, 2017 TweetShareShare Russia will test-fire an ICBM from a missile-equipped “death train” in 2019, according to Russian media. The Barguzin “railroad combat complex,” or BZhRK, will be armed with six RS-24 Yars ICBMs, a fifty-five-ton missile that reportedly carries up to ten nuclear […]

China’s Claim It Has ‘Quantum’ Radar May Leave $17 Billion F-35 Naked

China’s Claim It Has ‘Quantum’ Radar May Leave $17 Billion F-35 Naked February 27, 201711:35am Video Image Jamie SeidelNews Corp Australia Network CHINA claims it has a radical new ‘quantum’ radar capable of detecting stealth fighters at great distances. Does this mean our ultra-expensive new F-35 is obsolete, even before we get it? The RAAF’s […]

Trump Seeking $54B Increase In Defense Spending, Cuts Elsewhere

Trump Seeking $54B Increase In Defense Spending, Cuts Elsewhere Published February 27, 2017 FoxNews.com Facebook Twitter livefyre Email Print Now PlayingPreviewing President Trump’s address to Congress Never autoplay videos President Trump plans to seek what he’s calling a “historic” $54 billion increase in defense spending, while pursuing cuts elsewhere in the federal government, as part […]

HASC Chairman Thornberry On Defense Budget Outline: “We Can & Should Do More”

For Immediate Release:February 27, 2017 Contact:Claude Chafin (202) 225-2539   THORNBERRY ON LOW DEFENSE BUDGET OUTLINE NUMBER‘WE CAN AND SHOULD DO MORE’ WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following comments in response to reports that the Trump Administration plans to offer a $603 billion budget […]

One Dead, Two Injured In Heidelberg Car Attack

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-39091858 One Dead, Two Injured In Heidelberg Car Attack ·       25 February 2017 ·       From the sectionEurope Top of Form Share Bottom of Form Media captionA passer-by filmed the moment police shot the attacker A man has died and two other people were hurt after a man drove into a pedestrian area in Heidelberg, Germany. […]

Famed Hacker Kevin Mitnick On How You Can Go ‘Invisible’ Online And Hide Your Digital Tracks

Famed Hacker Kevin Mitnick On How You Can Go ‘Invisible’ Online And Hide Your Digital Tracks   http://www.fortunascorner.com        Kevin Mitnick, for those of you who do not recognize the name is, according to his Wikipedia bio, “an American computer [cyber] consultant, author, and hacker — best known for his high-profile 1995 arrest; […]