24. 04. 2014
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Israel’s Nightmare: Mobsters With The Tactics Of Terrorists And The Tools Of The Israeli Army

          Source: Globalpost | Mintpress JERUSALEM — In the last year, fewer Israelis were killed by terrorist attacks than at any point since the outbreak of the second intifada....

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22. 04. 2014
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U.S. used Russian-made helicopters to secretly fly Yemeni troops for attacks on terrorists

            Source: CNN U.S. personnel used Russian-made helicopters with night vision gear to secretly fly Yemeni troops into the remote southern mountains of Yemen. The United States offered extensive...

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17. 04. 2014
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Jordanian air strike destroyed Al Qaeda raider force heading for secret US-Jordanian training facility

        Source: Debka The Royal Jordanian Air force strike Wednesday, April 16, against a combat vehicle convoy from Syria destroyed an Al Qaeda raider force on its way to attack...

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16. 04. 2014
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Swedish military raided German sub makers

            Source: Local.se Tensions between Sweden and the German company Thyssen Krupp Marine Systems (TKMS) took a surprising turn last Tuesday when the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration carried out a...

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16. 04. 2014
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DoD quietly expanding AFRICOM missions

Source: Marine Corps Times Just five years ago, the Pentagon considered Africa such a strategic backwater that the global map of combatant commands carved the massive continent into two chunks and placed most...

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14. 04. 2014
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The EU’s Covert Military Satellite Program

                    Source: The Trumpet The EU launched its Sentinel-1a satellite from French Guiana on April 3 as it began the rollout of its advanced fleet of Earth-monitoring...

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11. 04. 2014
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China Creates Elite Anti-Terror Unit “Falcon Commando”

Source: China Topix China formally creates a police brigade, special elite unit called the “Falcon Commando,” tasked to respond to any threats of terrorism. President Xi Jinping formally presented the flag which will...

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10. 04. 2014
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Inside the FBI’s Hostage and Rescue Team secret operations with JSOC

          Source: Washington Post The FBI’s transformation from a crime-fighting agency to a counterterrorism organization in the wake of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks has been well-documented. Less widely...

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05. 04. 2014
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The secret world of Canada’s covert commandos

        Source: ctvnews The term itself, commandos, instils a sense of special forces. They are the brethren of soldiers like the British SAS and the U.S. Navy SEALs; among the toughest...

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05. 04. 2014
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Ramstein air base hub for coordinating Washington’s global drone war

        Source: Deutsche Welle  Statements made by Brandon Bryant, a former drone pilot for the US Air Force, reveal that Germany plays a greater role in the US drone war...

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04. 04. 2014
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HUMINT: The secrets of Unit 504

Source: israel hayom Being a member of Unit 504 is not for the faint of heart • This field interrogation unit gleans tactical, real-time information that changes battle plans and, most importantly, saves the...

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04. 04. 2014
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Berlin gives go-ahead for military instructors for Somalia

            Source: DW Germany’s armed forces, the Bundeswehr, have been training Somali soldiers since 2010, but up until now the training has taken place not in Somalia, but...

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03. 04. 2014
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Pentagon is moving aggressively to establish a “network” of elite American commandos across the globe

Source: Defense News The Pentagon is moving aggressively to establish a “network” of elite American commandos across the globe as part of its changing strategy to combat al-Qaida cells in places like North Africa....

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02. 04. 2014
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Italian special operation forces cracks down on alleged violent secessionists

Source: AP Italian special operations force sarrested 24 suspected secessionists Wednesday who were allegedly planning a violent independence campaign for the wealthy northeastern Veneto region. Police said the group had built an armored vehicle...

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02. 04. 2014
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Israel to Go ‘Deep Into Lebanon’ in Future Hezbollah Clash

Source: Algemeiner It is building up an arsenal of surface-to-surface rockets and missiles that has surpassed 100,000 projectiles, according to Israeli intelligence estimates. “This is a disappearing enemy, which has set up its...

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01. 04. 2014
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U.S. Marine Crisis Response Force and Aircraft Deploy To Romania

              Source: Vesti.bg Translated Romanian President Traian Basescu has approved a U.S. request to deploy military base “Mihail Kogalniceanu” in the county of Constanta on the Black...

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30. 03. 2014
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Chokepoint: Strait Provides Latest Targets For Pirates As Freight And Oil Tankers Transit Through

Source: national yemen With pirate attack statistics at their lowest levels for six years, a fact attributed to the steep decline in incidents reported off Somalia, a worrying trend has started to emerge, this time in...

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29. 03. 2014
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Sisi forms special intervention force amid pres. candidacy bid

            Source: Press TV Egypt’s military chief, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, has reportedly formed a new rapid intervention force as he plans to run for president. A new report...

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29. 03. 2014
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800 American troops on new crisis response mission in Africa

Source: ENCA The US military is increasing its presence in Africa through an elite crisis response unit. Based in the Horn of Africa, the unit is designed to protect US embassies, facilities and...

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27. 03. 2014
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Western Sahara Conflict Threatens Security in North Africa

Source: Sahara News The Western Sahara conflict is a threat to security in North Africa and the Sahel, according to a report by the British parliament which asserts that the Polisario-controlled camps in...

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26. 03. 2014
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Pentagon explores hiding war-fighting gear on the sea bottom for years

              Editor’s Note: U.S. Armed Forces and the Special Operations Global Response Force will not be able to sustain constant war-fighting functions without military caches of combat...

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25. 03. 2014
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Only a ground offensive will defeat the enemy, says senior IDF source

  Source: Jerusalem Post   Ground forces make upgrades to prepare for war with Hezbollah; 40% of artillery rounds to be high-accuracy shells; Ground Forces planners are taking into account an enemy that...

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25. 03. 2014
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U.S. Special Ops Planning for Action in Globe’s ‘Dark Areas’

              Source: Time The U.S. military is always busy planning for war pretty much everywhere, but some places are tougher nuts to crack than others. That’s why...

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25. 03. 2014
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Cloaks of Invisibility: The Latest Frontier in Military Technology

              Source: ISN Fiction and reality have meshed to incredible extents in the past decades, and it is no longer a surprise to see sci-fi-inspired inventions used...

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25. 03. 2014
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Kiev decides to tame eastern Ukraine by hiring foreign mercenaries

              Source: Itar-Tass Ukrainian authorities plan to attract US private military company Greystone Limited to suppress protest moods of the mostly Russian-speaking population in the east of...

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25. 03. 2014
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Ukrainian Ultranationalist Olexander Muzychko Assassinated in Special Operation

          Source: Ria Novosti Ukrainian ultranationalist Olexander Muzychko, put on an international wanted list for committing war atrocities in Russia’s Chechnya, was gunned down overnight in an operation by...

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24. 03. 2014
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U.S. Foreign Policy in Africa: Oil and Commandoes

          Source: Allgov When the U.S. military raided a renegade Libyan tanker on March 16 in the Mediterranean Sea, the mission was successful by all accounts. About 30 Navy Seals managed...

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24. 03. 2014
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U.S. sends Osprey aircraft, more Special Forces to Uganda to hunt a Ghost

            Source: Washington Post President Obama has ordered a sharp increase in U.S. Special Operations forces deployed to Uganda and sent U.S. military aircraft there for the first...

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23. 03. 2014
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Military Analyst Tell Defense Planners to Expect Unexpected

              Source: Military  Increased vulnerability Defense analysts say some threats can be predicted in the 21st century: the potential of bioterrorism, the specter of nuclear proliferation and...

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