Category Denial & Deception

A New Oath And Kim Jong Un’s Leadership Grooming

The comment below; and before the article, are by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment:  “Some comments and insight from Ken Gause a long time Korea watcher.  And as Ken says and all good strategists should know “we need to keep […]

Is Russia’s Ultimate Weapon A Robot Submarine?

NEWSMAX: Is Russia’s Ultimate Weapon a Robot Submarine? https://www.newsmax.com/peterp ry/cold-war-icbm-ssbn/2018/06/ 22/id/867703/ Launch room exemplar of a Russian submarine. (Dreamstime) By Dr. Peter Vincent Pry Friday, 22 June 2018 09:09 AM “Maskirovka” is an official and diligently practiced dimension of Russian military doctrine seeking to achieve strategic and technological surprise by concealment and disinformation. Dictator Putin and Russian […]

NSA ‘Systematically Moving’ All Its Data To The Cloud

Excerpts: The IC GovCloud is a single integrated “big data fusion environment” that allows analysts to rapidly “connect the dots” across all NSA’s data sources, according to Chief Information Officer Greg Smithberger.   The impetus for the multi-year move is getting the NSA’s data, including signals intelligence and other foreign surveillance and intelligence information it […]

A Pessimistic Forecast Of How The North Korea Situation Plays Out In The Coming Years

A Pessimistic Forecast Of How The North Korea Situation Plays Out in the Coming Years taskandpurpose.com · by Col. David Maxwell, US Army (Ret.) · June 22, 2018 Become an investor. T&P is proud to partner with Stash to enable simple, affordable, investment strategies. Get $10 in your account and start today. Here is my most pessimistic assessment of […]

Dismantling Pyongyang’s Weapons Relies Heavily On U.S.

Excerpts: Japan plans to shoulder the initial cost of IAEA inspections through the roughly 2.7 million euros ($3.1 million) it has provided to an emergency fund dedicated to nonproliferation efforts.   U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un agreed at their June 12 summit on complete denuclearization. U.S. Secretary of State […]

Pentagon Pushes Counterintel For Industry As China Hacks Away

Excerpts: The plan, dubbed “Deliver Uncompromised,” is looking for ways the Pentagon can work with the defense industry on a case by case basis to toughen security and head off threats, adding security and counterintelligence assets “to augment our collection and analysis capabilities, gain a more comprehensive understanding to threats against our technologies.”      […]

Five Years After Fugitive Edward Snowden Fled To Russia To Avoid Prosecution In The U.S. — Vladimir Putin, and Russians In General May Finally Be Ready To ‘Rid Themselves Of This Troublesome Priest; Edward Snowden’s Banquet Of Consequences

Five Years After Fugitive Edward Snowden Fled To Russia To Avoid Prosecution In The U.S. — Vladimir Putin, and Russians In General May Finally Be Ready To ‘Rid Themselves Of This Troublesome Priest; Edward Snowden’s Banquet Of Consequences http://www.fortunascorner.com      As founding father Benjamin Franklin once said about guests, “like fish, they begin to smell […]

On North Korea Side Of DMZ, It’s Change In The Air

David Maxwell Comment:  “Is there real change?  I cannot make a better comment in response than professor Lee’s tweet below which was in response to a NKNews article titled: Anti-U.S. souvenirs disappear from tourist shops in North Korea   We should heed Professor Lee’s words.” Sung-Yoon Lee@SungYoonLee1Sung-Yoon Lee Retweeted NK NEWS Some will hail this as […]

Juche, The State Ideology That Makes North Koreans Revere Kim Jong Un, Explained

The comment highlighted in blue below is by/from Col (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment:  “Since Korea is so much in the news there are a lot of articles being published. In response to this article my good friend and mentor (and […]

A Note On Singapore — B.R. Myers

The comment highlighted in blue below is by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment:  “This is a very important critique (dare I say wake-up call) for all of us. I certainly will not avoid discussing the north’s ideology.  I am going […]