RLS_Voronezh

Russia creates anti-ballistic control arc along its border

On July 17, 2014 by stratagem

Source: Itar Tass Voronezh-DM new radar station of the missile attack warning system will be put on trial combat duty in the area of the city of Yeniseisk in East Siberia’s Krasnoyarsk territory...

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Scientists develop a material so dark that you can’t see it

On July 17, 2014 by stratagem

Source: Independent A British company has produced a “strange, alien” material so black that it absorbs all but 0.035 per cent of visual light, setting a new world record. To stare at the...

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Operation Barkhane: France reorganizes its 3,000 troops in northwest Africa

On July 17, 2014 by stratagem

Source: Fox News French troops are still in Mali a year and a half after they were sent there for a targeted operation against extremists. And instead of leaving, they’re about to expand...

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The age of stillborn

Sci-fi Writers Predicted Civil War in Ukraine

On July 16, 2014 by stratagem
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Editor’s Note:Intelligence Officers have to be very aware of these novels since Fyodor Berezin is Defense Minister and commander of the Armed forces of the People’s Republic of Donetsk. Related Article-The Spy Novelist Who Knows...

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Luhansk Ukraine

Pro Russian Rebels Preparing for Urban Warfare

On July 16, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: AP Insurgents bade tearful farewells Wednesday as they loaded their families onto Russia-bound buses and began hunkering down for what could be the next phase in Ukraine’s conflict: bloody urban warfare. While...

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Airstrike in eastern Ukraine kills 11 civilians

On July 16, 2014 by stratagem
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Editor’s Note: Ukrainian air force likely launching airstrikes on command and control sites held by pro russian defense forces, however without an explanation from Ukraine Military command the airstrikes are hitting targets blindly. This...

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Operation Enduring Freedom

ISIL captured 52 U.S.-made howitzers

On July 16, 2014 by stratagem
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  Editor’s Note: Does ISIL have the 155mm rounds ? Source: Washington Times Sunni radicals with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) may have captured as many as 52 U.S.-made...

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Ukraine submits evidence of Russian covert action

On July 16, 2014 by stratagem
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Editor’s Note: What I find interesting is the US/EU based new sources are quick to disseminate information regarding Russia’s involvement in Eastern Ukraine, but quickly dismiss US/EU  operations in all of Ukraine as nothing more than...

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Air Force Space Command: U.S. Needs to Weigh Rocket Engine Options

On July 16, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: Bloomberg The U.S. needs to consider ending its reliance on the Russian-built rocket engines used to launch Pentagon satellites, a top Air Force official said. While the Russian engine “has served us well, current...

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lourdes

Russia to reopen SIGINT station in Cuba

On July 16, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: RBTH Russia and Cuba have agreed in principle to reactive the electronic monitoring station at Lourdes, near Havana. Moscow abandoned it in 2001, lacking the means to continue to operate a station...

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Hamas readies for Israeli ground offensive with tunnels, traps

On July 9, 2014 by stratagem
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  Source: Al Monitor Al-Monitor reported in February that Hamas had obtained a small number of anti-aircraft missiles, and it has observed in recent days that the majority of Israeli planes in Gazan airspace have...

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operation protective edge

IDF’s Gaza assault is to control Palestinian gas, avert Israeli energy crisis

On July 9, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: Guardian Yesterday, Israeli defence minister and former Israeli Defence Force (IDF) chief of staff Moshe Ya’alon announced that Operation Protective Edge marks the beginning of a protracted assault on Hamas. The operation “won’t end...

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Dutch Special Forces, HUMINT and ELINT in Mali tackle changing threat

On July 9, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: Reuters Dutch troops have joined a U.N. peacekeeping mission in Mali to meet a growing security threat from the region to the Netherlands, and Europe as a whole that “softer” approaches can...

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Marine-revised squad x

DARPA SQUAD X INFRASTRUCTURE STUDY SEEKS INNOVATIVE WAYS TO IMPROVE DISMOUNTED SQUADS’ TACTICAL ADVANTAGE

On July 9, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: DARPA.mil Today’s dismounted squads use many different technologies to gather and share information. In many instances, however, these valuable but disparate inputs are not well integrated, leaving squad members without the degree...

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Ukraine: 3 bridges blown up in bid to slow assault on Donetsk

On July 8, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: CBC Three bridges on key roads leading into the Ukrainian city of Donetsk were blown up Monday — an apparent attempt to slow down any possible assault by government forces on the...

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USS Stennis

Should U.S. Act Unilaterally To Protect The Smaller Nations Of The South China Sea?

On July 8, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: Forbes The Philippines, Vietnam and the United States would benefit by more aggressively defending 200-mile exclusive economic zones in the South China Sea, including through unilateral military measures. If unanswered by significant and...

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Tahrir Square Rally

US military studied how to influence Twitter,Pinterest, Kickstarter, Digg and Reddit users in Darpa-funded research

On July 8, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: Guardian The activities of users of Twitter and other social media services were recorded and analysed as part of a major project funded by the US military, in a program that covers...

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