Category norway

Norwegian Researchers Say Data May Point To Second Blast At Russian Test Site

https://www.rferl.org/a/norwegian-researchers-say-data-may-point-to-second-blast-at-russian-test-site/30125717.html   Norwegian Researchers Say Data May Point To Second Blast At Russian Test Site August 23, 2019 15:13 GMT ·       By Mike Eckel   A file photo of the military base in the small town of Nyonoksa in Russia’s Arkhangelsk region where five scientists were killed in an explosion on August 8. Researchers at a Norwegian institute […]

Brexit’s A Mess: And Here’s What’s Coming Next; Conrad Black On Brexit

Brexit’s A Mess: And Here’s What’s Coming Next; Conrad Black On Brexit   https://fortunascorner.com        The title above comes from an article by Conrad Black posted on his blog on March 23, 2019. Mr. Black is a Canadian-born British former newspaper publisher, convicted U.S. felon, and publisher.He begins, “As a member of Their […]

Britain’s Economy Set To Soar….Because Of Brexit; The EU Is Quietly Seizing Control Of Its Members’ Finances

Britain’s Economy Set To Soar….Because Of Brexit; The EU Is Quietly Seizing Control Of Its Members’ Finances   https://fortunascorner.com      Liam Halligan posted a February 28, 2019 article on the news site of London’s The Telegraph, writing something that I have been writing for many months — that the European Union (EU) is an albatross on […]

Incredible Shrinking Europe: The Continent’s Grand Unity Project Is Failing; And Its Global Influence Is Fading;”The Rotten Heart Of Europe”

Incredible Shrinking Europe: The Continent’s Grand Unity Project Is Failing; And Its Global Influence Is Fading;”The Rotten Heart Of Europe”   https://fortunascorner.com      The title above comes from an Op-Ed in today’s (Feb. 12, 2019) Wall Street Journal (WSJ) by Walter Russell Mead. According to his Wikipedia biography, Mr. Mead is the James Clarke Chace Professor […]

A Nuclear First Strike Should Still Be An Option For America; Russia Threatens Norway

Politics & Policy A Nuclear First Strike Should Still Be an Option for America If the U.S. pledged not to use nuclear weapons unless attacked, it would actually make the world a more dangerous place. By  Tyler Cowen February 5, 2019, 9:00 AM EST The first explosion of a hydrogen bomb, November 1952.Photographer: Three Lions/Hulton […]

Clandestine Cold War Unit Honored At Fort Bragg

Special Forces Berlin: Clandestine Cold War Operations of the US Army’s Elite 1956-1990 by James Stejskal. Available at Amazon here. David Maxwell’s review, “DET-A”: Applied Unconventional Warfare In Berlin and Beyond in the Cold War, is here. Clandestine Cold War unit honored at Fort Bragg fayobserver.com · by Drew Brooks http://www.fayobserver.com/news/20180416/clandestine-cold-war-unit-honored-at-fort-bragg Drew Brooks Military editor @DrewBrooksNot quite a year after the Berlin […]

Helena’s Fearsome Force: Friday Marks 75 Years Since The ‘Devil’s Brigade’ Deployed To WWII

Helena’s Fearsome Force: Friday marks 75 years since the ‘Devil’s Brigade’ deployed to WWII helenair.com · by THOMAS PLANK thomas.plank@helenair.com · April 6, 2018 It’s been 75 years since one of the world’s most dangerous special forces marched through the middle of Helena en route to a war that would shift the world in a tectonic way. Most of […]

Operation Gunnerside: The Norwegian Attack On Heavy Water That Deprived The Nazis Of The Atomic Bomb

Operation Gunnerside: The Norwegian Attack on Heavy Water That Deprived the Nazis of the Atomic Bomb Scientific American · by Timothy J. Jorgensen,The Conversation US · February 23, 2018 The Nazi atomic effort relied on work done in this remote lab. Credit: Wikimedia(CC BY 2.0) The following essay is reprinted with permission from The Conversation, an online publication covering the latest […]

Russia May Send More Iskander Missiles To Kaliningrad

https://www.rferl.org/a/russia-reported-may-send-iskander-missiles-kanliningrad-us-armored-divisions-poland/28790998.html?ltflags=mailer Russia May Send More Iskander Missiles To Kaliningrad Last Updated: October 13, 2017 10:27 GMT ·        RFE/RL A Russian tactical missile Iskander-M fired during the Zapad-2017 military exercises last month Russia may send more of its most advanced missiles to its Kaliningrad region in response to U.S. military deployments on NATO’s eastern flank, a prominent […]

NATO Needs A Long-Term Strategy To Counter Russia

A little backbone would be a good start.  RCP, fortunascorner.com Conclusion: Russia is a fragile state. If it seeks to undermine the legitimacy of Western institutions and political processes, it should expect to be the target of such actions. NATO Needs a Long-Term Strategy to Counter Russia By Daniel Gouré, www.realcleardefense.com View Original October 4th, 2017 Russia […]