Category Britain

The British Special Operators Who Terrorized Japanese Forces

The 77th Brigade was the only one to fight in both expeditions. It was later disbanded but has been re-activated as a cyber warfare force focused on unconventional warfare in the digital domain. The British special operators who terrorized Japanese forces wearethemighty.com · August 9, 2018 In 1943 and 1944, specially chosen units of the British Empire […]

Syrian Arms Trafficker Brokers Deals Between North Korea, Houthis, Libyans 

Exclusive – Syrian Arms Trafficker Brokers Deals between N. Korea, Houthis, Libyans Asharq Al-Awsat Thursday, 9 August, 2018 New York – Ali Barada https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1357966/exclusive-%E2%80%93-syrian-arms-trafficker-brokers-deals-between-n-korea-houthis Experts on a United Nations sanctions committee recommended adding shipping vessels, individuals and companies to the North Korea sanctions list over their dealings with Pyongyang. They revealed in a report correspondence between North Korean officials and […]

How Moscow’s GRU Spy Agency Targets The West – From Cyber Space To Salisbury

Interesting excerpts: By Andrew Roth In Moscow, www.theguardian.comView OriginalAugust 6th, 2018 ‘The Tower’, a GRU building in Khimki, Moscow, named by Robert Mueller as the base of one of the GRU units that interfered in the 2016 US election. Photograph: Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP In Russia’s shadow war with the west, one intelligence agency keeps making headlines. The GRU, […]

The Col Jerry “Robin” Sage Story: Actor Steve McQueen Played Sage In Movie – “The Great Escape”

The Col Jerry “Robin” Sage Story https://www.sfachapter17.com/fallen The SF training exercise for all SF warriors is the premier Unconventional Warfare exercise called “Robin Sage.” Robin was the name taken from the town of Robbins, North Carolina, which was a central area of operations for the Q course exercise and “Sage” from Army Colonel Jerry Sage. Sage […]

“Betraying al-Qaeda;’ New Book — “Nine Lives,” By A Former al-Qaeda Operative Who Defected And Worked For British Intelligence

“Betraying al-Qaeda;’ New Book — “Nine Lives,” By A Former al-Qaeda Operative Who Defected And Worked For British Intelligence http://www.fortunascorner.com      Graeme Wood, posted a July 31, 2018 article to the Wall Street Journal’s website, “Betraying al Qaeda,” which his review of Aimen Dean’s new book, “Nine Lives.” Mr. Wood notes that “three years ago, a Saudi man calling himself […]

What Is The GRU And What Role Does It Play In Russia’s Cyber And Military Operations?

What Is The GRU And What Role Does It Play In Russia’s Cyber And Military Operations? NPR · by Greg Myre · July 20, 2018 The Main Intelligence Directorate of the Russian Armed Forces is accused of masterminding the assault on the 2016 presidential election. The agency has a history dating back to the Bolshevik Revolution. ARI SHAPIRO, […]

How Putin’s Spy Agency ‘Hit Squad’ Carried Out Whirlwind, 30-Hour Novichok Mission To Poison The Skripals

How Putin’s Spy Agency ‘Hit Squad’ Carried Out Whirlwind, 30-Hour Novichok Mission To Poison The Skripals   http://www.fortunascorner.com     Martin Robinson, U.K. Chief Reporter for the DailyMailOnline, posted a July 20, 2018 article on the publication’s website, with the title above.  Mr. Robinson provides some details behind “the extraordinary, 30-hour assassination mission to Salisbury, that Britain […]

British Police Believe They Have Identified Russian Intelligence Agents Who Attempted To Assassinate Former GRU Operative & Daughter

https://www.svoboda.org/a/29375510.html Media: British police have installed violin poisoners 19 July 2018 House of Sergei Skripal in Salisbury The British police believe that they were able to identify the possible perpetrators of the attempted assassination of former GRU officer Sergey Skripal and his daughter Julia in the English city of Salisbury. This was reported on Thursday by […]

What Drove Benedict Arnold To Give Up The Patriotic Cause And Turn Treasonous?

What Drove Benedict Arnold To Give Up The Patriotic Cause And Turn Treasonous?   http://www.fortunascorner.com      The title above is from Alexis Coe’s July 13, 2018 article in the Washington Post, in which she reviews Joyce Lee Malcolm’s new book: “The Tragedy Of Benedict Arnold: An American Life,” just published by Pegasus.  Ms. Coe is author of a forthcoming biography […]

Trump’s Vision & NATO’s Future: Streamline The Alliance For Modern War

Excerpts: NATO needs these reforms and European military leaders know it. But though these measures would save billions of dollars and dramatically improve the US armed forces’ readiness to fight, America’s senior military leaders will resist them. This, however, is a problem for President Trump, not NATO.   History provides a model for how to […]