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Luke Harding Picks Five Books That Expose The Secret World Of Spies

Luke Harding picks five books that expose the secret world of spies By Luke Harding, www.theguardian.com View Original March 15th, 2018 From insights into the Russian spy agency Sergei Skripal worked for, to a candid account from Stalin’s assassinations director – these books take you inside the closed world of espionage Former GRU officer Sergei Skripal, who […]

Deterring Russian First Use of Low-Yield Nuclear Weapons

Deterring Russian First Use of Low-Yield Nuclear Weapons By Mark B. Schneider March 12, 2018 The 2018 Nuclear Posture Review concluded that the U.S. must deploy a small number of low-yield nuclear warheads on its Trident missiles to deter Russian first use of low-yield nuclear weapons for limited nuclear strikes in conventional warfare. It states, “Russia’s […]

China ASAT Test Part Of Growing Space War Threat: DNI Outlines Growing Danger To Satellites From Beijing’s Missiles, Lasers, & Robot Spacecraft

http://freebeacon.com/national-security/asat-test-highlights-chinas-growing-space-warfare-capabilities/?utm_source=Freedom+Mail&utm_campaign=774c6367a0-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_02_22&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b5e6e0e9ea-774c6367a0-21411513 China ASAT Test Part of Growing Space War Threat DNI outlines growing danger to satellites from Beijing’s missiles, lasers and robot spacecraft   Contrails from test of a Chinese anti-satellite missile ·          ·          ·          ·          ·          ·          BY: Bill Gertz February 23, 2018 4:57 am China earlier this […]

The NFL Just Rejected Another Ad, But This One Is Mocking Kim Jong Un and North Korea

The comment 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:  I don’t know what the NFL is afraid of.  Do they think they will lose Kim Jong-un as a fan?  What kind of message does this send?  You can piss off […]

North Korea Increasing Executions As Sanctions Strain Its Military, Top U.S. General Says By John Haltiwanger, www.newsweek.com View Original North Korea is increasing executions, the top commander of U.S. troops on the Korean Peninsula said Monday, as the rogue state has been decreasing military exercises under strain from economic sanctions. “We’re seeing some increase in executions, mostly against […]

Expanding The Menu: The Case For CYBERSOC

Conclusion:   The time for creating Cyber SOF is now. A CYBERSOC within SOCOM will best extend U.S. special operations into the cyber domain – but regardless, the U.S. military needs dedicated and specialized capabilities if it is to capitalize on the emerging cyber dimension of special operations. Cyber SOF are worth the effort and […]

North Korea May Be Making A Fortune From Bitcoin Mania

North Korea may be making a fortune from bitcoin mania By Sherisse Pham, money.cnn.com View Original December 12th, 2017 Speculators aren’t the only ones cheering the runaway bitcoin boom — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may also be celebrating a windfall. In recent months, experts and officials say North Korea has been “mining” bitcoin, demanding it as ransom payment and […]

As Halloween Approaches, The Subject Of Ghosts, Apparitions, Poltergeists, And The Paranormal Has Never Been Hotter; But, Are We Any Closer To Knowing If Ghosts And Apparitions Are Real?

As Halloween Approaches, The Subject Of Ghosts, Apparitions, Poltergeists, And The Paranormal Has Never Been Hotter; But, Are We Any Closer To Knowing If Ghosts And Apparitions Are Real? www.fortunascorner.com      This Tuesday, October 31, is also known as is Halloween, when both children, and adults can escape the mundane and stressful aspects of […]

‘Are You Not Entertained?’  When It Comes To The NFL, The Answer Is No Longer Yes

‘Are You Not Entertained?’  When It Comes To The NFL, The Answer Is No Longer Yes http://www.fortunascorner.com      The question, “Are you not entertained?,’ is from the movie Gladiator.  Actor Russell Crowe played the title role of a dethroned Roman General who was supposed to have been murdered; but, survives the attempt, only to be forced […]

Kaspersky Lab Antivirus Software Is Ordered Off U.S. Government Computers

  Kaspersky Lab Antivirus Software Is Ordered Off U.S. Government Computers https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/13/us/politics/kaspersky-lab-antivirus-federal-government.html   WASHINGTON — The federal government moved on Wednesday to wipe from its computer systems any software made by a prominent Russian cybersecurity firm, Kaspersky Lab, that is being investigated by the F.B.I. for possible links to Russian security services. The concerns surrounding […]