Category military history

U.S. Special Ops Are Still Trying To Figure Out How To Counter Russia’s New Way Of Warfare

U.S. Special Ops Are Still Trying To Figure Out How To Counter Russia’s New Way Of Warfare By Daniel Brown, www.businessinsider.com View Original May 18th, 2017 Armed men, believed to be Russian servicemen, take cover behind an armoured vehicle as they attempt to take over a military airbase in the Crimean town of Belbek near Sevastopol March […]

At The Pentagon, Overpriced Fuel Sparks Allegations — And Denials — Of A Slush Fund

At The Pentagon, Overpriced Fuel Sparks Allegations — And Denials — Of A Slush Fund By Craig Whitlock and Bob Woodward , www.washingtonpost.com View Original Air Force personnel refuel an A-10C Thunderbolt II at Moody Air Force Base near Valdosta, Ga. The U.S. military is the single largest consumer of fuel in the world.Photo by: Airman 1st […]

Inside The North Korea Maze

Katharine Moon engages the views of Joschka Fischer, Yuriko Koike, Yoon Young-kwan, and other PS contributors to weigh in on Donald Trump’s other crisis. Issue Adviser: a critical review of Project Syndicate’s hardest-hitting commentaries on an urgent global issue. Inside The North Korea Maze https://www.project-syndicate.org/onpoint/the-north-korea-maze-by-katharine-h-s-moon-2017-05 US President Donald Trump surely has plenty to worry about at home nowadays. […]

The Best Way To Get Regime Change In North Korea: Planning For ‘The Day After’…A Government In Exile…

… planning for “the day after”…  a government in exile …  Asia Times  http://www.atimes.com/best-way-get-regime-change-north-korea/ Kim Jong-un The Best Way To Get Regime Change In North Korea  By Stephen Bryen   May 20, 2017 12:05 AM (UTC+8) Recent American experience with regime change has been starkly unsuccessful. The Bush administration’s mismanagement, compounded by President Obama’s decision to […]

Islamic State Tested Chemical Weapons On Live Victims In Horrific, ‘Nazi-Style’ Experiments, Documents At The University Of Mosul Reveal — The World Need’s….A Judgment At Raqqa!

Islamic State Tested Chemical Weapons On Live Victims In Horrific, ‘Nazi-Style’ Experiments, Documents At The University Of Mosul Reveal —  The World Need’s….A Judgment At Raqqa! http://www.fortunascorner.com      David Burke writes in this morning’s (May 20, 2017) DailyMailOnline, that the Islamic State “conducted horrific chemical weapons experiments on live prisoners, using them as human […]

Extortion 17: Biden, Panetta Leaks Doomed SEAL Team 6

  May 18, 2017 Extortion 17: Biden, Panetta Leaks Doomed SEAL Team 6 By Daniel John Sobieski http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/05/extortion_17_biden_panetta_leaks_doomed_seal_team_6.html In reacting to accusations that President Trump leaked classified information to the Russians in a White House meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lazrov, former defense secretary Leon Panetta suggested Trump needed some adults around him to […]

U.S. To Deploy 2nd Carrier Group Off Korean Peninsula

U.S. To Deploy 2nd Carrier Group Off Korean Peninsula By YOSHIHIRO MAKINO/ Correspondent May 19, 2017 at 15:50 JST http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201705190025.html? SEOUL–As part of efforts to guard against military provocations by North Korea, the United States will deploy a second aircraft carrier to waters off the Korean Peninsula. A source with the U.S. military based in […]

U.S. Military Satellites In Crisis As Foreign Weapons Advance And Proliferate; We Must Practice Going To War Disconnected Or, In An Environment Where Our Networks Are Severely Degraded — Otherwise, We Are Inviting A Nasty Strategic Surprise

U.S. Military Satellites In Crisis As Foreign Weapons Advance And Proliferate; We Must Practice Going To War Disconnected Or, In An Environment Where Our Networks Are Severely Degraded — Otherwise, We Are Inviting A Nasty Strategic Surprise   http://www.fortunascorner.com        Bill Gertz had an article with the title above in the Wednesday, May […]

Is The U.S. Military Too Antiquated To Win Modern Wars?

Conference video at the link to the web page: http://www.c4isrnet.com/articles/is-the-us-military-too-antiquated-to-win-modern-wars? Is The U.S. Military Too Antiquated To Win Modern Wars? By Mark Pomerleau, www.c4isrnet.com View Original May 17th, 2017 Experts in technology and warfare gathered Wednesday to discuss the U.S. military’s efforts to innovate in response to rapidly changing threats and its place in modern warfare. Bernadette Johnson, […]

MacArthur’s Spies: The Heroes Of The Philippines

May 19, 2017 MacArthur’s Spies: The Heroes Of The Philippines By Elise Cooper http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/05/macarthurs_spies_the_heroes_of_the_philippines.html MacArthur’s Spies by Peter Eisner recounts how three individuals played a significant role in the resistance against the Japanese occupation in the Philippines during World War II.  The book shows how heroes come from many backgrounds: a singer, a soldier, and […]