Category targeted killing

How Putin’s Assassin’s Faked A Nina Ricci Perfume Bottle Full Of Toxic Nerve Agent — Then ‘Recklessly Threw It Away,’ Leading To The Death Of A British Woman; Top Scientists From Russia’s ‘Q-ski’ Military Intelligence Branch Made The Lethal Toxin; U.K.’s Security Camera’s Identified Them

How Putin’s Assassin’s Faked A Nina Ricci Perfume Bottle Full Of Toxic Nerve Agent — Then ‘Recklessly Threw It Away,’ Leading To The Death Of A British Woman; Top Scientists From Russia’s ‘Q-ski’ Military Intelligence Branch Made The Lethal Toxin; U.K.’s Security Camera’s Identified Themhttp://www.frotunascorner.com Charlie Bayless posted a September 5, 2018 article on the […]

Bolton Open To Privatizing Military Operations In Afghanistan

Excerpt: Bolton open to privatizing military operations in Afghanistan The Hill · by Michael Burke · August 19, 2018 White House national security adviser John Bolton on Sunday said he’s open to privatizing military operations in Afghanistan following reports last week that President Trump is considering the option. When asked about the idea on ABC’s “This Week with George Stephanopoulos,” Bolton said “there […]

What’s In The New NDAA

David Maxwell Wrote: “A fairly comprehensive treatment (of a document that I am sure could be a thousand pages).Korea highlights:” What’s in the New NDAA By Scott R. Anderson, www.lawfareblog.com View Original August 14th, 2018 President Donald Trump signed the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2019 into law on Monday afternoon, at an event […]

‘The Spy Gone North’ Review: Twisty Korean Spy Epic Boasts all the Confusion And Intrigue Of A John Le Carré Novel

The trailer is at this link: https://www.indiewire.com/2018/08/the-spy-gone-north-review-twisty-korean-spy-epic-boasts-all-the-confusion-and-intrigue-of-a-john-le-carre-novel-1201992447/ ‘The Spy Gone North’ Review: Twisty Korean Spy Epic Boasts all the Confusion and Intrigue of a John Le Carré Novel By David Ehrlich, www.indiewire.com View Original August 8th, 2018 It may be noble to go undercover — for someone to erase their identity in service of a cause or country […]

War Without End

War Without End By C. J. Chivers, www.nytimes.com View Original August 8th, 2018 Pfc. Paul Landenberger, a soldier in Viper Company, on patrol in the Korengal Valley in April 2009.Photo by: Tyler Hicks/The New York Times Second Platoon did not hide its dark mood as its soldiers waded across the Korengal River in the bright light of […]

U.S. Special Operations Forces Are Getting A Long-Awaited Silent Weapons Upgrade

US Special Operations Forces Are Getting A Long-Awaited Silent Weapons Upgrade taskandpurpose.com · by Jared Keller · August 1, 2018 U.S. Special Operations Command has doled out a hefty contract to upgrade its arsenal of M4A1 carbines with suppressed upper receivers, the culmination of a long-running effort to make America’s most elite service members even more silent and deadly. SOCOM awarded a […]

‘A License To Kill:’ Poison Toothpaste, Prisoners Hypnotized To Kill: How Mossad, Israel’s Secret Service Has Become The World Leader In Assassinations; And, The Future Of Targeted Killing: Small, Exquisite, Up-Close……And Personal

‘A License To Kill:’ Poison Toothpaste, Prisoners Hypnotized To Kill: How Mossad, Israel’s Secret Service Has Become The World Leader In Assassinations; And, The Future Of Targeted Killing: Small, Exquisite, Up-Close……And Personal   http://www.fortunascorner.com       Domnic Sandbrook posted an article, July 27, 2018, to the website DailyMail, providing some excerpts from Ronen Bergman’s new book, “Rise And Kill […]

U.S. Soldier Killed In Afghanistan Was Part Of CIA Operation

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’s Comment:  “Some detailed reporting.  Perhaps a little too detailed.  The author is quite slick by tying in official sources (e.g., SOCOM spokesman and Ranger Regiment commander) who say […]

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 […]

Iranian Assassins Are Back With A Vengeance

https://amp.thedailybeast.com/iranian-assassins-are-back-with-a-vengeance-or-so-it-seems   Iranian Assassins Are Back With a Vengeance MURDER INC. Borzou Daragahi 07.13.18 5:13 AM ET Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast ISTANBUL – Elements of Iran’s clandestine services are making increasingly bold and potentially dangerous moves across Europe and Africa, using diplomatic missions abroad as tools to project power in ways not seen […]