Monthly Archives: June 2017

Fake Online Stores Reveal Gamblers’ Shadow Banking System

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-gambling-usa-dummies-exclusive-idUSKBN19D137 CYBER RISK | Thu Jun 22, 2017 | 4:35pm EDT Exclusive: Fake Online Stores Reveal Gamblers’ Shadow Banking System By Alasdair Pal | LONDON A network of dummy online stores offering household goods has been used as a front for internet gambling payments, a Reuters examination has found. The seven sites, operated out of Europe, purport to sell items including […]

Will Artificial Intelligence Be The First To Find Alien Life?  NASA Backs Plans For Small Robotic Explorers Who Could Scour The Universe

Will Artificial Intelligence Be The First To Find Alien Life?  NASA Backs Plans For Small Robotic Explorers Who Could Scour The Universe   www.fortunascorner.com        Cheyenne Macdonald seems to always have the coolest articles for the Daily Mail Online, and her June 22, 2017 article is no exception.  In the not too distant future, […]

China Weaponized North Korea. Will It Now Disarm It?

China Weaponized North Korea. Will It Now Disarm It? By Gordon G. Chang, www.forbes.com View Original June 25th, 2017 “The two sides reaffirm their commitment to achieving the goal of complete, verifiable, and irreversible denuclearization and maintaining peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula,” the United States and China stated on Friday. Beijing has always maintained it supported North […]

Iran Gets North Korean Expertise In Building Up,Testing And Hiding Its Ballistic Missiles

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/jun/20/north-korea-helps-iran-accelerate-ballistic-missil/ Iran Gets North Korean Expertise In Building Up,Testing And Hiding Its Ballistic Missiles By Rowan Scarborough – The Washington Times – Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Iran has increased production and testing of ballistic missiles since the 2015 nuclear deal with the U.S. while playing permanent host to scientists from North Korea, which has the know-how to build and […]

Why CIA Vets Say Putin Hates America—And Why President Trump Can’t Trust Him

Why CIA Vets Say Putin Hates America—And Why President Trump Can’t Trust Him The White House wants to warm up to Moscow, eventually. But CIA veterans say we tried that. KIMBERLY DOZIER 06.25.17 12:00 AM ET  www.thedailybeast.com View Original June 25th, 2017 SEA ISLAND, Florida—The Russian intelligence officers picked up the American spies from Moscow’s […]

Pride Of PLA Navy To Make Port Call In Hong Kong

http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/2099772/pride-pla-navy-make-port-call-hong-kong?utm_source=edm&utm_medium=edm&utm_content=20170624&utm_campaign=scmp_today News›China Pride Of PLA Navy To Make Port Call In Hong Kong Analysts say visit to mark handover anniversary next month is aimed at boosting patriotism and is a rare chance for Beijing to show its military muscle PUBLISHED : Friday, 23 June, 2017, 11:12pm UPDATED : Saturday, 24 June, 2017, 12:20am COMMENTS: 12  Kristin […]

Has China Developed The World’s Most Powerful Submarine Detector?

http://m.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2099640/has-china-developed-worlds-most-powerful-submarine-detector?utm_source=edm&utm_medium=edm&utm_content=20170625&utm_campaign=scmp_today SOCIETY Has China Developed The World’s Most Powerful Submarine Detector? Major breakthrough in magnetic detection technology brings unprecedented accuracy in finding metallic objects hidden deep underground and in the water, Shanghai scientists say Stephen ChenUPDATED :  Saturday, 24 Jun 2017, 9:28PM  47 Chinese scientists claim to have made a major breakthrough in magnetic detection […]

Commando Raids On ISIS Yield Vital Data In Shadowy War

Excerpts: So successful was that raid that seven months later, Ashton B. Carter, then the defense secretary, disclosed at a House hearing that he was creating a “specialized expeditionary targeting force.”   The commandos — initially numbering about 100 troops, including support personnel — would have a mission similar to, but smaller than, the one […]

Same Army Lab In Anthrax Scare Might Have Also Lost Small Amount Of Sarin

Report: Same Army Lab In Anthrax Scare Might Have Also Lost Small Amount Of Sarin By Tara Copp, www.stripes.com View Original June 22nd, 2017 WASHINGTON — The same Army laboratory that mishandled anthrax in 2015 leading to a nationwide scare might also have lost a small amount of the chemical sarin, the Pentagon’s inspector general has found. […]

Former U.S. Special Envoy To North Korea: Free The Three Detained U.S. Citizens

Former U.S. Special Envoy To North Korea: Free The Three Detained U.S. Citizens By About Dw, www.dw.com View Original DW: In its first reaction to the death of American student Otto Warmbier, North Korea denied torturing him during his detention and said it treated him according to domestic and international law. You officially handled the Warmbier case until the […]