Category Cuba

My Father Was a Spy Who Helped Keep The Cold War From Heating Up

My Father Was a Spy Who Helped Keep The Cold War From Heating Up The Daily Beast · by Eva Dillon · May 20, 2017 As we enter into a murky new Cold War 2.0 with Russia, his story has lessons for us about the human cost of conflict. Former CIA chief of the Counterintelligence Center Gus Hathaway […]

Huawei, Chinese Technology Giant, Is Focus of Widening U.S. Investigation

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/26/business/huawei-investigation-sanctions-subpoena.html?em_pos=small&emc=edit_dk_20170426&nl=dealbook&nl_art=6&nlid=69714408&ref=headline&te=1&_r=0#whats-next Huawei, Chinese Technology Giant, Is Focus of Widening U.S. Investigation By PAUL MOZURAPRIL 26, 2017   A Huawei booth at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, in February. The widening inquiry in the United States puts Huawei in an awkward position at a moment when sanctions have taken on new import.CreditEric Gaillard/Reuters HONG KONG […]

POTUS Obama Continues His Reckless & Dangerous Emptying Of Guantanamo; 3 More Inmates ‘Transferred,’ To UAE; May Well Go On To Become Jihadi ‘Superstars,’ & Kill Innocent Westerners At Some Future Point

POTUS Obama’s reckless and dangerous obsession of emptying Guantanamo continues.  Three more potential Jihadi superstars released – may well go on to kill innocent Westerners at some future point.  Where will former President (at such time) be when one of these malcontents sets off a bomb at a crowded place like what happened at the […]

The Spy Who Wrote The Trump-Russia Memos: It Was “Hair-Raising” Stuff

The Spy Who Wrote The Trump-Russia Memos: It Was “Hair-Raising” Stuff Mother Jones · by David Corn · January 13, 2017 When I broke the story in October, I spoke with him. Here’s what he said. ands456/iStock Last fall, a week before the election, I broke the story that a former Western counterintelligence official had sent memos to the FBI […]

How Hackers Plant False Digital Flags To Hide/Disguise Their Real identities; And, Make Their Hacks Appear To Have Come From Someone/Somewhere Else

bartholomew-guerrerosaade-vb2016 – See Kaspersky Lab paper at this link. How Hackers Plant False Digital Flags To Hide/Disguise Their Real identities;   And, Make Their Hacks Appear To Have Come From Someone/Somewhere Else   http://www.fortunascorner.com        With the U.S. Government reportedly leaning towards initiating some kind of cyber retaliatory action against Russia — for Moscow’s […]

New Report Examines POTUS’s Terrorist ‘Catch & Release’ Program/Guantanamo

https://www.ayotte.senate.gov/files/documents/Guantanamo%20Detainee%20Transparency%20Report.pdf ————————————————– http://bigstory.ap.org/article/e03ab567e15e4306909b039c7a856a5a/report-offers-details-about-guantanamo-detainees-way-out New Report Will Fuel Debate Over Closing Guantanamo Prison By DEB RIECHMANN Aug. 10, 2016 5:50 PM EDT 1 photo ·        FILE – In this Nov. 21, 2013 file photo reviewed by the U.S. military, dawn arrives at the now… Read more WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report on Guantanamo detainees tells the stories […]

At Least 12 Released Guantanamo Detainees Implicated In Attacks On Americans

washingtonpost.com  Read Later At Least 12 Released Guantanamo Detainees Implicated In Attacks On Americans by Adam Goldman And Missy Ryan  June 8, 2016  4 min read  original The Obama administration believes that at least 12 detainees released from the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have launched attacks against U.S. or allied forces in Afghanistan, killing about […]

Pentagon Unveils Budget Priority For Next Year: Countering Russia And China

David Maxwell comments just below.  His contact info is at the bottom of the article.  RCP There is a large role for conventional forces and the entire range of US military and interagency capabilities for countering Russian non-linear, new generation, or unconventional warfare as well as China’s unrestricted, unconventional warfare and its three warfares:  lawfare, […]

The New “Cuban Missile Crisis” Mystery Deepens

The New “Cuban Missile Crisis” Mystery Deepens The New “Cuban Missile Crisis” Mystery Deepens by Shoshana Bryen and Stephen Bryen PJMedia January 22, 2016 http://www.jewishpolicycenter.org/5736/the-new-cuban-missile-crisis-mystery-deepens   A U.S. Hellfire anti-tank missile — a weapon launched from Predator drones in anti-terrorism operations, among other uses — found its way into the hands of Cuba’s government in […]

Missing U.S. Hellfire Missile Shows Up In Cuba

http://www.wsj.com/articles/missing-u-s-missile-shows-up-in-cuba-1452213667?mod=djemalertNEWS Missing U.S. Missile Shows Up in Cuba Inert Hellfire missile sent to Europe for a training exercise makes mysterious trip, sparking concerns over loss of military technology It isn’t clear how an inert Hellfire missile wound up in Cuba. Above, a Hellfire missile in 2009. PHOTO: ETHAN MILLER/GETTY IMAGES     By Devlin Barrett […]