Category Department Of Defense

An Assessment Of The Likely Roles Of Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning Systems In The Near Future

An Assessment of the Likely Roles of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Systems in the Near Future · by Divergent Options · July 16, 2018 Ali Crawford has an M.A. from the Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce where she focused on diplomacy, intelligence, cyber policy, and cyber warfare. She tweets at @ali_craw. Divergent Options’ content does not contain […]

Two New Books Discuss The History Of “When Spies Took To The Skies,” Reviewed By Edward Kosner

Two New Books Discuss The History Of “When Spies Took To The Skies,” Reviewed By Edward Kosner        There are two new books out on “the spies who took to the skies,” during the heyday of the Cold War with the Soviet Union: “Brotherhood Of Spies,” by Monte Reel; and, “Above And Beyond,” by Casey […]

Russia Hawk Axed From National Security Council Right Before Trump-Putin Summit

Russia Hawk Axed From National Security Council Right Before Trump-Putin Summit The Daily Beast · by Kate Brannen · July 15, 2018 Retired Col. Richard Hooker is pro-NATO, skeptical of Russia, and out at the White House. exclusive Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast Shortly before Donald Trump detonated a NATO summit, shanked the beleaguered British prime minister […]

The Devil’s Bargain For AI Companies Working In China

David Maxwell Comment “I am curious why all these tech company employees are protesting their companies’ dealings with the US government yet they seem to have no qualms about their companies working with the Chinese?” The devil’s bargain for AI companies working in China By Kaveh Waddell, View Original July 15th, 2018 American tech companies and […]

How Israel, In Dark Of Night, Torched Its Way To Iran’s Nuclear Secrets

How Israel, in Dark of Night, Torched Its Way to Iran’s Nuclear Secrets By David E. Sanger, Ronen Bergman, View Original July 15th, 2018 Photographs that Israeli officials said were stolen from Iran’s nuclear archive appear to show a giant metal chamber, in a building at the Parchin military site, built to conduct high-explosive experiments.Photo by: Mossad […]

Europe’s Dependence On The U.S. Was All Part Of The Plan

Excerpts:   Unfair? A world that revolves around American military, economic and cultural power, and uses the U.S. dollar as its reserve currency?   What Trump fails to understand is that the disparity in spending, with the U.S. paying more than its allies, is not a bug of the system. It is a feature. This is […]

Did The South Korea Army Plot Coup To Keep Ousted Leader In Power?

Did S. Korea army plot coup to keep ousted leader in power? View Original SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A group of army generals rolling tanks and troops into Seoul to seize power. Paratroopers firing at large crowds calling for democracy. Tanks and armored vehicles stationed at universities to intimidate student protesters. Such scenes […]

‘Warning Lights Are Blinking Red,’ Top Intelligence Officer Says Of Russian Attacks

‘Warning Lights Are Blinking Red,’ Top Intelligence Officer Says of Russian Attacks By Julian E. Barnes, View Original July 13th, 2018 The comments by Dan Coats, the director of national intelligence, demonstrate the persistent divisions within the Trump administration on Russia.Photo by: Al Drago for The New York Times WASHINGTON — The nation’s top intelligence officer […]

Revealing Kangson, North Korea’s First Covert Uranium Enrichment Site

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, David Maxwell Comment:  “Declaration of the entire nuclear program is key to CVID.  Since we know about this site we need to be considering what covert sites remain. We must […]

Killed In A Foreign Country. The Mysterious Death Of An American In Siberia SOCIETY Killed in a foreign country. The mysterious death of an American in Siberia 57 minutes ago ·        Dmitry Volchek Colin Madsen decided to live and study in Siberia “God forbid that anyone should be in my place.” My son was killed in a foreign country, and two years of my life went to try to […]