Category Russia

How To Take Down Kim Jong Un

The comments highlighted in blue below are by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell:  Mr Malinowski seems to have a lot in common with our Big 5 and the requirement for a sophisticated information and influence activities campaign.  http://maxoki161.blogspot.com/2016/08/information-and-influence-campaign-in.html  and here: http://georgetownsecuritystudiesreview.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/An-Information-Based-Strategy-to-Reduce-North-Koreas-Increasing-Threat.pdf I […]

North Korea Sending Agents To Kidnap Defectors In China

The comments highlighted in blue below are by/from Col. (Ret.) Dave Maxwell.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell:  China is complicit in north Korean human rights violations.  They should be protecting these Koreans rather than assisting the mafia-like crime cult of the Kim Family Regime. North Korea Sending Agents To Kidnap Defectors In China www.dailynk.com View Original […]

CJCS Gen. Dunford Says Military Option On North Korea Not ‘Unimaginabe’

The comments highlighted in blue below are by/from Col. David Maxwell & his contact info is at the bottom of this article.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell:  It is not unimaginable because Kim Jong-un could very well miscalculate or if he is faced with internal or external threats that, in his calculation, leave him no option […]

People’s Republic Of China Options Toward North Korea

The comments highlighted in blue below are by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell and his contact info is at the bottom of this article.  RCP David Maxwell:  I am not sure how vast is the military aid that China really provides the DPRK.   I doubt very much that the PRC would try to engineer regime […]

CIA Director: The North Koreans Would Love To See Kim Jong Un Go

The comments highlighted in blue below are by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell:  With all do respect to the Director we do need to be careful of mirror imagining or assessing things from what we believe is the logical view point […]

China’s Strategy In Asia Is Simple: Kick America Out

Excerpts:   Six Concerns Complicating Accommodation   Behavior: China is a republic but not a democracy, and its government’s behavior toward its own citizens and toward foreigners and neighboring states, including Australia, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam, reminds Americans that bilateral relations cannot yet be normal and cooperation cannot yet be close.   Collision: The […]

Moscow’s Cyber-Defense How The Russian Government Plans To Protect The Country From The Coming Cyber War

Very long, but interesting read.  Definitely worth the time.  RCP, fortunascoirner.com Excerpt: “This is just the demo version of a future large-scale cyberwar,” concludes Group-IB’s report on WannaCry. “It’s become clear how vulnerable the modern world is to digital weapons from the arsenals of intelligence agencies and cyber-armies, when they fall into other hands. Unfortunately, […]

What The Demise Of The CIA’s Anti-Assad Program Means

What The Demise Of The CIA’s Anti-Assad Program Means By David Ignatius, www.washingtonpost.com View Original July 20th, 2017 Members of the Syrian Democratic ForcesPhoto by: SDF What did the CIA’s covert assistance program for Syrian rebels accomplish? Bizarrely, the biggest consequence may be that it helped trigger the Russian military intervention in 2015 that rescued President Bashar […]

CIA Dir. Hints U.S. Is Looking Into Fostering Regime Change In North Korea

The CIA Director Just Dropped Some Heavy Hints That The U.S. Is Looking Into Regime Change In North Korea By Alex Lockie, www.businessinsider.com View Original July 21st, 2017 Pompeo talks tough on North Korea. Joe Raedle/Getty Images CIA Director Mike Pompeo dropped heavy hints at the Aspen Security Forum Thursday that the US was looking into regime […]

Trump Ends Covert CIA Program To Arm Anti-Assad Rebels In Syria, A Move Sought By Moscow

Excerpt: Officials said Trump made the decision to scrap the CIA program nearly a month ago, after an Oval Office meeting with CIA Director Mike Pompeo and national security adviser H.R. McMaster ahead of a July 7 meeting in Germany with Russian President Vladimir Putin. … After the Trump-Putin meeting, the United States and Russia […]