Category targeted killing

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.comView OriginalAugust 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 at Fort […]

‘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.comView OriginalAugust 8th, 2018 It may be noble to go undercover — for someone to erase their identity in service of a cause or country — but […]

War Without End

War Without End By C. J. Chivers, www.nytimes.comView OriginalAugust 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 afternoon. It […]

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 […]

HASC Chair Opening Remarks – Subcommittee On Emerging Threats & Capabilities

For Immediate Release: July 11, 2017 Contact: HASC Communications (202) 225-2539 OPENING REMARKS OF CHAIRWOMAN STEFANIK SUBCOMMITTEE ON EMERGING THREATS & CAPABILITIES WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Chairwoman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee’s hearing titled “Department […]

Behind The Secret U.S. War In Africa

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:  “Programs.  Where is the campaign plan? We should not be fighting wars with programs.  We must learn to campaign to support policy and strategy.  The only mention […]