Monthly Archives: January 2015

CNN Breaking News: At Least 1 Of 5 Taliban Detainees Released From Guantanamo Bay In Exchange For Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl — Has Attempted To Return To Militant Activity

From: BreakingNews@mail.cnn.com To: textbreakingnews@ema3lsv06.turner.com Sent: 29-Jan-15 16:12:47 Eastern Standard Time Subj: CNN Breaking News One of the five Taliban detainees released from Guantanamo Bay in return for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has attempted to return to militant activity, several U.S. officials tell CNN’s Barbara Starr. They were released to Qatar, which had said it would monitor […]

Iranian Website Linked To Country’s Revolutionary Guards ‘Encourages Terror Groups To Assassinate Children Of Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu — Posts Pictures Of His Sons In Sniper’s Crosshairs’

Iranian Website Linked To Country’s Revolutionary Guards ‘Encourages Terror Groups To Assassinate Children Of Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu — Posts Pictures Of His Sons In Sniper’s Crosshairs’ www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com Jennifer Newton, writing on this afternoon’s website, TheDailyMailOnline, says “an Iranian website, linked to the country’s Revolutionary Guards — has suggested assassinating the children of Israeli Prime […]

U.S.-Based ISIS Cell Fundraising On ‘Dark Web:’ Part Of Wider Trend Of jihadists Seeking Refuge In The ‘Dark Web’ To Avoid Detection By Authorities

U.S.-Based ISIS Cell Fundraising On ‘Dark Web:’ Part Of Wider Trend Of jihadists Seeking Refuge In The ‘Dark Web’ To Avoid Detection By Authorities Danna Harman, writing on the January 29, 2015 Israel-based, news website, Haaretz, notes that “a Tel Aviv analyst working for a Singapore-based cyber intelligence company, says he has uncovered concrete evidence […]

IDF Publishes Initial Investigation Into Hezbollah Attack On Convoy

Ynet –01.29.15 Yedioth Ahronoth IDF Publishes Initial Investigation Into Hezbollah Attack On Convoy Convoy carried reinforcement soldiers who were on a tour to familiarize unit with local terrain; civilian vehicle caused convoy to halt at military checkpoint, and Hezbollah identified opportunity to attack. Yoav Zitun, Itamar Eichner Published: 01.29.15, 11:07 / Israel News http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4620621,00.html An […]

Kendall: Sequestration Will Harm U.S. Military Superiority

Kendall: Sequestration Will Harm U.S. Military Superiority 01/28/2015 03:45 PM CST Kendall: Sequestration Will Harm U.S. Military Superiority By Cheryl Pellerin DoD News, Defense Media Activity WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2015 – The severe, multiyear budget cuts of sequestration will have a negative impact on the Defense Department and U.S. military technological superiority, Under Secretary of […]

U.S. Military and NATO Officials Expressed Their Concern Over The Rise In Russia’s Military Technologies.

US-NATO Concerned About Declining Technological Edge Over Russia, China © Sputnik/ Alexandr Kryazhev Military & Intelligence 01:39 29.01.2015 (updated 10:15 29.01.2015) 3489172 U.S. Military and NATO Officials Expressed Their Concern Over The Rise In Russia’s Military Technologies. NATO © Flickr/ Antonio C. NATO Official Says Restored NATO-Russia Communications Needed to Avoid ‘Miscalculations’ WASHINGTON, January 29 […]

North Korea’s Yongbyon Nuclear Facility: Restart of the 5 MWe Reactor?

North Korea’s Yongbyon Nuclear Facility: Restart of the 5 MWe Reactor? http://38north.org/2015/01/ yongbyon012815/ By 38 North 28 January 2015 A 38 North exclusive with analysis by Nick Hansen Recent commercial satellite imagery indicates new activity at the 5 MWe Plutonium Production Reactor at North Korea’s Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Center after an almost five-month hiatus […]

Do As We Say, Not As We Do: U..S Does Not Like Comparisons Between Jordan’s Offer Of A Prisoner Swap And Its Own

Do as we say, not as we do The U..S Does Not Like Comparisons Between Jordan’s Offer Of A Prisoner Swap And Its Own. http://www.aljazeera.com/ blogs/americas/2015/01/ 150128232741390.html?utm_ source=dlvr.it&utm_medium= twitter 28 Jan 2015 23:40 GMT | War & Conflict, Middle East, US, ISIL, Jordan ABOUT THE AUTHOR DC Dispatches A reported blog by the Washington DC […]

DoD Defends Itself Against Dangerous New Ideas About 4GW.

DoD Defends Itself Against Dangerous New Ideas About 4GW. 26 JANUARY 2015 HTTP://FABIUSMAXIMUS.COM/2015/ 01/26/FOURTH-GENERATION-WAR- THEORY-VS-DOD-77209/ by GI Wilson Summary: Modern wars are fought on paper as competing military theories before people put them to use. Some do this faster than others. Mao wrote the core texts bringing 4GW to maturity in 1937-38; since then others […]

Covert CIA Mission to Arm Syrian Rebels Goes Awry

Covert CIA Mission to Arm Syrian Rebels Goes Awry Plagued By Red Tape and Skimpy Supplies, U.S. Shifts Program’s Focus http://www.wsj.com/articles/ covert-cia-mission-to-arm- syrian-rebels-goes-awry- 1422329582?mod=fox_australian& autologin=y A rebel fighter with the Hazzm Movement walks with his weapon in the Syrian province of Aleppo in June. Hazzm is among the most trusted of the “trusted commanders” in […]