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Russia’s Army Retroffited With New Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile System

Russia’s Army Retroffited With New Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile System The Russian military is slated to rearm all of its missile formations with a new ballistic missile by the end of 2017. By Franz-Stefan Gady February 24, 2017  The majority of missile units within the Russian Ground Forces (RGF) have been retrofitted with the short-range nuclear-capable […]

UPDATE/AMENDMENT TO EARLIER Article: ‘Did Hitler Have A Nuclear Bomb?’

UPDATE/AMENDMENT TO EARLIER Article:  ‘Did Hitler Have A Nuclear Bomb?’        One of my blog followers commented that “the U.S. and the U.K. took all the senior German scientists and engineers working on the bomb to the U.K. [in the immediate aftermath of the war] and kept them at an estate for a […]

Did Hitler Have A NUCLEAR BOMB? Newly Declassified U.S Documents Suggest Suggest The Nazi’s Successfully Tested A Nuke Before The End Of WWII; What If Hitler Had Successfully Developed The Atomic Bomb?

Did Hitler Have A NUCLEAR BOMB?   Newly Declassified U.S Documents Suggest Suggest The Nazi’s Successfully Tested A Nuke Before The End Of WWII;  What If Hitler Had Successfully Developed The Atomic Bomb?   www.fortunascorner.com         Allan Hall, Berlin correspondent for the Daily Mail Online, has an article on the publications website (February […]

The Tactics Russian Intelligence Uses To Harass Foreign Diplomats

Comments by Dave Maxwell:  The 64 page report can be downloaded directly here.  https://www.teabeamet.ee/pdf/2017-en-c482143c.pdf  Thanks to the Estonians for putting this together.   We should not jettison the lessons of the Cold War and the Soviet era.  We should remember the threats our diplomats face from the Russians. The Tactics Russian Intelligence Uses To Harass Foreign […]

The Wars of Today And Tomorrow: A Conversation With Douglas Lute

The Wars of Today And Tomorrow: A Conversation With Douglas Lute  Feb 18, 2017  GSSR  Europe, In The News, International Security, Military & Defense  0 http://georgetownsecuritystudiesreview.org/2017/02/18/the-wars-of-today-and-tomorrow-a-conversation-with-douglas-lute/ By: Will Chim, Reporter Photo Credit: United States Institute of Peace (USIP) This month, the United States Institute of Peace hosted a discussion event with Douglas Lute to discuss “the wars of today and tomorrow”. […]

SecDef Mattis Tells NATO Members To Boost Defense Spending, Or U.S. Will Reduce Commitmernt

Mattis: NATO Members Must Boost Defense Spending By: Lolita C. Baldor, The Associated Press, February 15, 2017 (Photo Credit: Virginia Mayo/AP) BRUSSELS — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Wednesday issued a sharp ultimatum to NATO Wednesday, telling allies they must start increasing defense spending by year’s end or the Trump administration will “moderate its […]

Trump Must Respond To Russia’s New Nuclear Missile

Trump Must Respond To Russia’s New Nuclear Missile By Matthew Kroenig February 15, 2017 Keeping TTIP Alive By Any Other Name! Washington Must Respond to Russia’s New Nuclear Missile Atlantic Council Report Exposes Russia’s Lies in Aleppo Jordan Steps Up its War on ISIS in Syria EU Seeks to Preserve Iran Nuclear Deal The New […]

What Flynn’s Resignation Really Means

What Flynn’s Resignation Really Means By Walter Russell Mead, www.the-american-interest.com View Original February 14th, 2017 Flynn was the wrong man for the job, but his resignation tells us less about insidious Russian schemes than the Trump Administration’s flawed assumptions about Russia. The resignation last night of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, following a controversy over his disputed pre-inauguration contacts with […]

Russian Cruise Missile, Deployed Secretly, Violates Treaty, Officials Say

Russian Cruise Missile, Deployed Secretly, Violates Treaty, Officials Say By MICHAEL R. GORDONFEB. 14, 2017 Continue reading the main story Share This Page Share Tweet Email More Save Photo President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia last week. Russia’s reported deployment of a new type of missile presents another challenge to its relations with the United […]

Why A Travel Restriction Won’t Stop Terrorism At Home

Excerpts: The republic is not in peril. What is at work here is terrorism – acts of violence calculated to create fear and alarm. It is often effective. Terrorism can also act as a condenser of society’s broader anxieties. Illegal immigration has caused widespread concern, which amplifies the perceived terrorist threat. … Some of those […]