28. 01. 2015
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Intervention in civil wars ‘far more likely in oil-rich nations’

Source: UK Independent Conspiracy theorists have long insisted that modern wars revolve around oil. Now research suggests hydrocarbons play an even bigger role in conflicts than they had suspected. According to academics from...

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28. 01. 2015
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Pentagon official urges NATO to focus on innovative weapons to stay ahead China and Russia

Source: Reuters U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work on Wednesday urged NATO allies to develop and make more innovative weapons, and said bold action was needed to stay ahead of rapid weapons development...

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25. 01. 2015
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1,000 U.S. Army paratroopers from Panther Brigade headed to Iraq this week

Source: Fay Observer The 82nd Airborne, and more specifically its 3rd Brigade Combat Team, are no strangers to Iraq. Since 2003, parts of the brigade have deployed in support of U.S. efforts there...

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25. 01. 2015
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Senators: More US special ops troops may be needed in Yemen to blunt Iran

Source: NewsObserver Two influential senators are calling on President Barack Obama to send more ground U.S. troops to Yemen. The suggestion by Republican John McCain and Democrat Dianne Feinstein is a direct challenge...

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24. 01. 2015
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Dutch contributions in Mali: Apaches strike Mali rebels

Source: DefenceWeb Dutch AH-64 Apache attack helicopters with the United Nations carried out air strikes on Tuareg rebel forces in northern Mali on Tuesday, the first such engagement by Dutch forces serving in...

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24. 01. 2015
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The Plunder of Myanmar

Source: NYT   China’s exploding appetites have unleashed a wholesale looting of Myanmar’s valuable natural resources. While this often involves outright theft, it also comes in the form of crony capitalism. Myanmar’s military...

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17. 01. 2015
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NSA Preps America for Future Battle

Source: Der Spiegel The internship listing is eight years old, but the attacker’s mindset has since become a kind of doctrine for the NSA’s data spies. And the intelligence service isn’t just trying...

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16. 01. 2015
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MoD to Send UK Troops to Train Syrians

    Source: Forces TV   Forces TV has learnt that the Ministry of Defence is planning to send British troops to help train members of the moderate Syrian opposition in the fight...

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16. 01. 2015
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1000 U.S. U.S. special operations forces and conventional forces for Syrian Rebels to Arrive Within Weeks

Source: Bloomberg The first of as many as 1,000 U.S. military trainers and support personnel will be sent to the Mideast within the next week or so to lay the groundwork for training...

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02. 01. 2015
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Security Service of Ukraine aims to halt Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) infiltration

Source: SETimes By Ruslan Sharipov for Southeast European Times Reorganisation of the Security Service of Ukraine (SSU) has led to prompt action to remove personnel who have ties to the KGB or the...

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10. 12. 2014
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Proxy War: Chechen “Death” battalion Fight Alongside East Ukraine Rebels

Editor’s Note:  West/NATO is training. Russia is war-fighting. Not seeing a difference in terms of waging war. West/NATO closing the gap to the Russian border, Russia creating a defensive buffer zone in Eastern...

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02. 12. 2014
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250 paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division will deploy to support Iraq operations

Source: Army Times About 250 paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division will deploy in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, officials announced Monday. The soldiers from 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat...

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26. 11. 2014
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Qatar And CIA Running Covert Training Camp For Syrian Rebels

Source: HP/Reuters At a desert base, Gulf state Qatar is covertly training moderate Syrian rebels with U.S. help to fight both President Bashar al-Assad and Islamic State and may include more overtly Islamist...

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22. 11. 2014
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Syrian rebels, increasingly desperate, turn to tunnel warfare

Source: LA Times For three days, Syrian rebels dug through a wall of a library that housed a trove of historical religious texts, and underneath an adjacent road. When they were done with...

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21. 11. 2014
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Obama secretly widens Afghan role

Source: Star Tribune   U.S. troops, jets, bombers and drones committed for more combat missions. President Obama signed a secret order in recent weeks authorizing a more expansive mission for the military in...

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15. 11. 2014
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Egypt warplanes bombing Libyan militias

Source: Washington Post Egypt deepened its involvement in the fight against Islamist militias that have taken over key parts of Libya, with officials saying Wednesday that Egyptian warplanes have bombed militia positions in...

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20. 10. 2014
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Tiny Qatar Plays Outsize Role in US War Strategy

Source: Black Press USA Just miles from where former Guantanamo Bay terror suspects have resettled, American warplanes take off from Qatar’s al-Udeid air base in the global war on extremism. The contrast in...

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18. 09. 2014
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China: WWIII will erupt over Global Sea Spaces

Source: Global Times As the Ukrainian crisis deepens, international observers have become more and more concerned about a direct military clash between the US and Russia. Once an armed rivalry erupts, it is...

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06. 09. 2014
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Mali: The Forgotten Uranium War

Source: Yahoo News Excerpt: French interests in SahelFrench support for the MNLA is not surprising, at least not geopolitically. France wants Niger protected from the insurgencies sweeping across the Sahel region, and it...

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01. 09. 2014
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Ukraine war pulls in foreign fighters

  Source: BBC France Some 20 French citizens have gone to Ukraine to fight on both sides, French public radio station France Info said in a report (in French) on 11 August. Four of them,...

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27. 08. 2014
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U.S. Military hides air base locations for ISIS airstrikes

Source: Star Tribune The U.S. military is relying on bases in the Persian Gulf and elsewhere in the Middle East to carry out airstrikes in Iraq, but it is masking the locations and...

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25. 08. 2014
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Electromagnetic Warfare Is Here

Source: IEEE Spectrum Electromagnetic (EM) attacks are not only possible—they are happening. One may be under way as you read this. Even so, you would probably never hear of it: These stories are...

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21. 08. 2014
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Inhuman intelligence is important for US in fast-moving war

Source: Irish Examiner It’s about collecting as much intelligence as possible and piecing it together. Two schools of intelligence have often vied for primacy — signals intelligence from electronic eavesdropping and aerial surveillance...

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20. 08. 2014
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How The Future of Warfare is Financial War

Source: Morning Money Au What follows is an exclusive extract of Jim Rickards’ speech at World War D earlier this year. Jim is a lawyer, economist, investment banker and bestselling author of Currency Wars and The Death of...

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18. 08. 2014
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Elite CIA Special Forces Unit Hunt Islamic State ‘Caliph’ Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Source: IBT An elite US special force unit has been tasked with hunting down the elusive “Caliph” of the Islamic State terror group that continues to cause mayhem across northern Iraq and Syria....

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16. 08. 2014
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Ukraine Foreign Minister Calls on NATO, EU to Give Military Support

Source: Reuters Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin called on NATO and the European Union to provide military support for Ukrainian troops fighting pro-Russian separatists and said the Western military alliance needed to come...

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16. 08. 2014
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Serb against Serb in Ukraine

Source: InSerbia “Serb against Serb” is a consequence of the participation of our citizens in coflicts around the world, where they leave for ideals and adventure, but a lot more often for money,...

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14. 08. 2014
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Ukraine’s Broke Military Is Underpaid and Undertrained

Source: Business Week A group of men and a few women clad in neat, matching camouflage uniforms and combat boots walk through an airport, presumably on their way to the front. As the...

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14. 08. 2014
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Serbian mercenaries fighting in eastern Ukraine

Source: DW An unruly beard, army fatigues and an automatic weapon are part of Bratislav Zivkovic’s image. The 39-year-old is the leader of the Serb Chetnik militia in eastern Ukraine. He was in...

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12. 08. 2014
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130 Marines and special operations forces sent to Irbil in Kurdish-controlled territory

Source: Military Times The military has sent 130 advisers to northern Iraq to plan for the evacuation of refugees under siege by Islamic militants, according to a senior Defense Department official. The Marines...

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10. 08. 2014
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Former U.S. Marine in Afghanistan feared commander collaborated with Taliban

Source: ny daily news Michael Golembesky, after making the long, strange trip from hippie pacifist to “9/11 Marine,” went to war in Afghanistan. He returned unsure whether his superiors ever really wanted to win....

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08. 08. 2014
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Obama’s campaign in Iraq could require 15,000 troops

Source: Army Times President Obama says it all the time – no combat troops will return to Iraq. But many experts believe it will be extremely hard to achieve Obama’s newly expanded military mission...

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07. 08. 2014
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1,500 civilians killed in conflict in Luhansk region – local authorities

Source: nrcu.gov.ua “There is still no electricity, mobile communication and actually there is no water supply. Large queues are for water, bread, medicine, and cigarettes in the city,” one report said. On Wednesday 500...

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05. 08. 2014
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U.S. to Give Kurdish Forces Air Support

Source: Rudaw ERBIL, Kurdistan Region—Rudaw has learned from a high-level American official that the United States has offered the Kurds air support in their fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)....

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04. 08. 2014
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Azerbaijan battles Armenian separatists in disputed enclave

Editor’s Note: The U.S.  does not want the Russians to have any influence in this hydrocarbon rich region.  The U.S. is not established in the region while Russia has maintained a small military footprint at it’s 102nd military base. Georgia...

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03. 08. 2014
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Ukrainian Special Forces in Luhansk Region Begin Surrender Negotiations – Militia

Editor’s Note: No surprise here. The Ukrainian armed forces are ill equipped, low moral and disappointed that a newly elected puppet government is sending them without choice to fight Self Defense Forces that...

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03. 08. 2014
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MACHIAVELLI’S 27 RULES OF WAR

Source: War on the Rocks Niccolo Machiavelli is best known for The Prince, his guidebook on ruling an Italian city-state. But for a long time after his death, Machiavelli’s Art of War was better known and more...

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01. 08. 2014
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Iraqi Shi’ite militias use hit lists to pick off foes

Source: Reuters Iraqi Shi’ite militias have drawn up hit lists of suspected Sunni insurgents to be kidnapped, executed and hung in public, security and police officials said, raising the stakes in a sectarian...

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31. 07. 2014
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Shadowy Terror Group ‘White Shroud’ Hits Back at ISIS

Source: Offiziere The Islamist terror group ISIS’s big advantage is that it doesn’t fight conventionally. It’s held off the regular army of Bashar al-Assad and routed thousands of Iraqi troops. But now a group has emerged...

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27. 07. 2014
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MIDDLE EAST MILITARY BUILD-UP: Is the U.S. Prepping for war?

Source: Kimberly Dvorak San Diego 6 News After more than 14 years of continuous war in Afghanistan and Iraq, not to mention supporting insurgencies in Egypt, Libya, Yemen, and Syria, the U.S. departs in...

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24. 07. 2014
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Operation Protective Edge: Israel in secret talks with British Gas Group on Palestinian gas

Editor’s Note: I am aware this article is from last year but it is relevant. Is Operation Protective Edge truly a geopolitical /military operation to root up Hamas and destroy rockets without guidance...

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21. 07. 2014
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Hamas military tactics highlight U.S. military’s preparation for tunnel warfare

Editor’s Note: The U.S. Military is very interested in current IDF military operations in an unknown sophisticated network of Hamas tunnel systems. This type of warfare is a direct correlation to urban or mega city subterranean...

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21. 07. 2014
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Foreign Fighters Join Kiev’s Azov Battalion To Fight Pro-Russian Separatists

Source: Ilgiornale Translated by Yandex BLACK MEN The civil war in Ukraine more and more bloody and forgotten group in the first line of a department of the faithful in Kiev, which joined the...

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21. 07. 2014
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Weapons of War: Syria Faces an Imminent Food and Water Crisis

Source: Chatham House […] Water as a weapon  The deliberate targeting of water supply networks and related structures is now a daily occurrence in the conflict. The water pumping station in Al-Khafsah, Aleppo...

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21. 07. 2014
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Study: Indirect link between combat and suicide risk

Source: Air Force Times One of the first comprehensive efforts to explain record suicides among soldiers during and after their deployments in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan finds an indirect link between...

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21. 07. 2014
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Kurdish Peshmerga Force Secures Kirkuk, Its Oil

Source: Voice of America The Kurdistan regional government has sent its Peshmerga troops into the adjacent province of Kirkuk to drive out insurgents, and to secure the area’s rich oil fields. By doing...

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20. 07. 2014
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Whoever brought down MH17 had extensive training, US Army Major General

Source: SMH Whoever fired the surface-to-air missile that brought down a passenger jet over eastern Ukraine would have needed extensive training to execute the mission, according to military experts. Taking down Malaysia Airlines...

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20. 07. 2014
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Part of Luhansk ‘retaken’ from rebels

Source: BBC A statement on the president’s website read: “The Minister of Defence, Valery Heletey, told President Petro Poroshenko that Ukrainian armed forces took control of the south-eastern part of Luhansk.” The Russian...

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20. 07. 2014
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Analysis: Gaza’s treacherous dunes – tunnel warfare

Source: I24 News […] Hamas and the Islamic Jihad, along with the rest of the small and renegade groups inspired by Al-Qaida, have lost over 100 militants since the ground assault began and...

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19. 07. 2014
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Battle for Syria gas field after ISIS execute hundreds

  Editor’s Note:For the meantime , the Iranian Qud forces and Peshmerga forces have halted ISIS’s advance eastward. With millions of dollars of CIA donated and captured U.S. military equipment/weapons ISIS will spark new military operations and atrocities in Syria. Killing innocent people...

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19. 07. 2014
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IDF Human Intelligence (HUMINT) Gaza Operations

Source: Debka File The outcome of the ground phase of Israel’s Defensive Edge Operation may be determined just as much by its unseen battle as by the destruction of more than a dozen...

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17. 07. 2014
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Iranian commanders on front line of Iraq’s fight

Source: Navy Times A powerful Iranian general has emerged as the chief tactician in Iraq’s fight against Sunni militants, working on the front lines alongside 120 advisers from his country’s Revolutionary Guard to direct...

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16. 07. 2014
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Airstrike in eastern Ukraine kills 11 civilians

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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16. 07. 2014
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Libyan jihadists in Syria and Iraq returning home to fight Haftar

Source: aawsat Libyan jihadists fighting in Syria and Iraq are returning home to fight the breakaway militia led by Khalifa Haftar, who has recently emerged as a serious threat to the country’s Islamists, security...

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10. 07. 2014
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Russian nationalist thinker Dugin sees war with Ukraine

Source: BBC A prominent Russian ultra-nationalist philosopher has told BBC News that war between Russia and Ukraine “is inevitable” and has called on President Vladimir Putin to intervene militarily in eastern Ukraine “to...

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09. 07. 2014
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IDF’s Gaza assault is to control Palestinian gas, avert Israeli energy crisis

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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08. 07. 2014
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Ukraine: 3 bridges blown up in bid to slow assault on Donetsk

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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08. 07. 2014
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Yemen Shiite rebels seize Amran near capital

Source: Al Arabiya Yemeni Shiite rebels seized control Tuesday of the northern city of Amran, near the capital Saana, after three days of fierce fighting, an official said, according to Agence France-Presse. “Amran...

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08. 07. 2014
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Twenty-First-Century Energy Wars Global Conflicts Are Increasingly Fueled by the Desire for Oil and Natural Gas — and the Funds They Generate

  Source: Toms Dispatch By Michael T. Klare Iraq, Syria, Nigeria, South Sudan, Ukraine, the East and South China Seas: wherever you look, the world is aflame with new or intensifying conflicts.  At first...

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07. 07. 2014
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15 Things the Next War Will Tell Us About America

Source: Popular Mechanics 1.The next war will expose our gaps. 2.It will vindicate the Pentagon’s focus on tech over troops. Or not. 3.It will highlight the weaknesses of our allies. 4. It will be...

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07. 07. 2014
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ISIS And Assad Waging A ‘Water War

Source: IB Times Syrian militants and government forces are waging a “water war” for control of the country’s scarce resource, increasing the likelihood they may trigger a major humanitarian crisis: Lake Assad, which...

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06. 07. 2014
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Misguided Perception or Outright Fabrication Start Wars – The American Way of War

Source: LA Times “We must resist our dreams of managing history.” —Reinhold Niebuhr, “The Irony of American History” (1952) When you study how the U.S. goes to war, there is a prevalent though...

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06. 07. 2014
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Ukraine Armed Forces Take Slavyansk – Artillery Shelling of Lugansk Cuts Electricity and Water Supplies

Source: FT | Itar Tass Pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine’s breakaway eastern regions have vowed to fight on after fleeing Slavyansk in convoys of tanks and military vehicles to regroup in Donetsk, the provincial capital. Secessionist fighters spent the...

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02. 07. 2014
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Water supply key to outcome of conflicts in Iraq and Syria

Source: Guardian Security analysts in London and Baghdad say control of rivers and dams has become a major tactical weapon for Isis. The outcome of the Iraq and Syrian conflicts may rest on...

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30. 06. 2014
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Afghans battle for strategic Helmand: Key Centre for Money Laundering and Narcotics

Source: malay mail online Afghan forces battled the Taliban in southern Helmand province today for a second week, officials and residents said today, seeking to reassert control over a strategic district just weeks after...

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28. 06. 2014
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‘Israel might be forced to fight ISIL to save the Hashemite Kingdom’

Source: I24 NEws The threat of radical Islamism to Israel is growing as the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIL) militants eye Jordan as their target on the way to Islamic domination...

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26. 06. 2014
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Sophisticated tactical and strategic command key to Isis strength

Source: FT […] Isis’s key strengths lie not in military hardware but in years of planning and foresight and a sophisticated tactical and strategic command. In July 2012, Isis – then still known...

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26. 06. 2014
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ISIS Cashing in on Looted Antiquities to Fuel Iraq Insurgency

Source: National Geographic Much evidence suggests that ISIS cashed in on the Syrian oil fields it captured. But two weeks ago, Iraqi intelligence officers discovered new sources of its income, according to a report in...

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25. 06. 2014
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Waking up the sleeping cells: Baathists have returned with the Naqshbandia Army

Source: Journal of Turkish Weekly  Ömer Faruk Topal -After the assault on Mosul by ISIS, the Men of the Army of al-Naqshbandia Way- Jaysh Rijal al-Tariqat al-Naqshbandia (JRTN) has once again appeared as...

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19. 06. 2014
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US fired depleted uranium at civilian areas in 2003 Iraq war, report finds

Source: Guardian US forces fired depleted uranium (DU) weapons at civilian areas and troops in Iraq in breach of official advice meant to prevent unnecessary suffering in conflicts, a report has found. Coordinates revealing where...

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18. 06. 2014
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Battle rages for Iraq’s largest oil refinery

Source: Middle East Eye Iraq’s main oil refinery remains under siege on Wednesday after a major assault by Sunni militants, with staff telling news agencies that most of the facility was now under their...

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17. 06. 2014
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Central Asia’s Growing Water Wars

Source: Silk Road Reporters John C. K. Daly – After emerging from the implosion of the USSR more than two decades ago, the Central Asian basin has had more than its fair share of problems,...

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15. 06. 2014
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China has far more at stake in Iraq than America

  Source: Forbes   If Anyone Bombs Iraq, Shouldn’t It Be China? […] The Chinese, on the other hand, would have a much harder time if Iraq’s 3.7% of global production suddenly went...

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14. 06. 2014
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Pro-Russia separatists have shot down another aircraft using MANPADS (Man Portable Air Defense Systems). An Il-76 carrying 49 soldiers. All dead.

Source: The Aviationist The following video reportedly shows the downing of a Ukrainian Air Force Il-76 military transport plane, carrying 40 paratroopers and 9 crew members, near Luhansk airport, on Jun. 13. The...

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12. 06. 2014
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Former Czech intelligence chief: “wouldn’t be surprised” at Czech and Pole mercenary claims in Ukraine

Source: Radio Prague Pro-Russian rebels operating in the far east of Ukraine have announced the capture of dozens of foreign mercenaries fighting on behalf of the government, including several Czechs and Poles. While...

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11. 06. 2014
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3 Shadow Wars You Might Not Even Know About

  Source: Popular Mechanics China vs Vietnam In a disputed patch of the Pacific Ocean, the appearance of an oil rig has sparked an international crisis—and a rash of ships ramming one other....

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10. 06. 2014
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ISIS booty includes two airports, military division headquarters, Syria border crossing, weapons depot, government offices, banks and television stations.

Source: McClatchyDC Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al Maliki urged his parliament Tuesday to declare a nationwide state of emergency after militants from an al Qaida offshoot seized control of a large swath of...

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10. 06. 2014
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Al-Qaeda splinter group (ISIL) seized control of Mosul: Video Aftermath

  Source: Channel News Asia Source: youtube Jihadists seized Iraq’s second city of Mosul and its surrounding province on Tuesday, in a major blow to a government apparently incapable of stopping militant advances....

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09. 06. 2014
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“Frozen conflicts-classic counterinsurgency”: Kiev’s struggle to gain control of separatist areas

Source: Council of Foreign Affairs The longer Ukraine’s central government continues to struggle to gain control of separatist areas in its southeast, the more chance they have of splitting off indefinitely, says Charles E. King,...

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09. 06. 2014
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U.S. arms supplies to Syrian rebels may create Somali-style warlords, rebel commander

  Source: EuroNews U.S. arms supplies to Syrian rebels may create Somali-style warlords and are undermining Washington’s allies in the rebels’ exile military command, the former Syrian army general who leads it said. Brigadier General...

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07. 06. 2014
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War: is still very good for business

Source: Independent Ireland Simon Rowe – The Irish defence industry is making billions from selling key parts for everything from Apache helicopters, to unmanned military drones and miniature technology for cyber warfare.Irish-based companies are...

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06. 06. 2014
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SSI of the US Army War College: Waging Financial War

Source: ISN The United States is no stranger to waging financial warfare, observes David Katz. What’s different now, however, is its unique position within global financial markets. It’s enabling Washington to project power...

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05. 06. 2014
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Who are the masked mercenaries in Ukraine?

Source: DW “We are Kadyrovtsy,” a group of bearded men in Donetsk proudly tell a CNN correspondent on camera. Kadyrovtsy are supporters of Chechnya’s Moscow-backed leader, Ramzan Kadyrov. They are notorious for their...

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05. 06. 2014
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Syria Conflict Spawning ‘New Generation of Terrorists: More foreign fighters than Afghanistan in the 1980s

Source: Time In just three years, 12,000 foreign fighters have traveled to Syria to fight, according to a new report by the Soufan Group — and most arrive already steeped in extremism  The...

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29. 05. 2014
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About 300 Ukrainian mercenaries from Syria fighting with battalion of Right Sector in south-eastern Ukraine

Source: Itar Tass About 300 Ukrainian mercenaries who fought in Syria on the opposition side against Bashar Assad returned to Ukraine in March-April and are now participating in the punitive operation of Ukrainian...

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29. 05. 2014
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Africa: Laboratory and Battleground for Pentagon’s 21st Century Warfare

Source: Ria Novosti Rick Rozoff – For the United States in the second decade of the 21st century war is being conducted in as risk-free a manner as practicable. In place of large contingents...

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28. 05. 2014
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US troops ‘to remain in Afghanistan indefinitely’

Editor’s Note: The war in Afghanistan will transition from an overt military operation to a covert clandestine CIA/Special Forces operation. Once the US officially announces the end of war in Afghanistan,the CIA, the sponsored...

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28. 05. 2014
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War Machine Investments For The New World Order

Source: Forbes […] Indeed, moving forward it’s pretty clear that external threats will not be limited to suicide bombings, cyber-attacks or other forms of unconventional warfare, and could originate anywhere at any time....

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28. 05. 2014
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New document details America’s war machine — and secret mass of contractors in Afghanistan

Source: Salon On Tuesday, following his surprise Memorial Day visit to Bagram Air Force Base outside Kabul, President Obama announced that the United States plans to keep at least 9,800 U.S. troops in...

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27. 05. 2014
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Syria, Iraq and Lebanon Merging Into a Single Sectarian War

Source: AINA Iraqi forces have stepped up their patrols along the barren 605km Syrian border recently, but they admit they have very little to show for it. The flow of guns, fighters and...

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26. 05. 2014
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Syrian Rebels Describe U.S. -Backed Training in Qatar

Source: Frontline In a documentary to be aired Tuesday night, the rebels describe their clandestine journey from the Syrian battlefield to meet with their American handlers in Turkey and then travel on to...

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19. 05. 2014
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Libyan air force base and Special Forces Commander join renegade general Khalifa Haftar

                Source: The Daily Star A Libyan air force base in the eastern city of Tobruk has decided to join forces of a renegade general which...

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17. 05. 2014
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CIA’s Rogue General Khalifa Hafter Leads His Own Military Campaign in Libya

Editor’s Note: Former military officer for Muammar Gaddafi, front-man for an anti-Gaddafi opposition and leader of the rebel ground forces fighting for NATO during Libya’s Civil War just happened to resided twenty years earlier in CIA territory-Langley Virginia. If General Hafter...

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16. 05. 2014
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Odessa Network: Huge Ukrainian Arms Shipper Going After Center for Advanced Defense Studies

                Editor’s Note: The C4ADS report from last year tracking  the shipment of weapons from Ukraine’s Oktyabrsk port to Syria and the report from the Jamestown Foundation. U.S./Russia...

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16. 05. 2014
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Extremist groups battle each other for control of Syria’s oil hub

Source: CSMonitor Fighting between extremist factions in eastern Deir ez Zor Province has escalated this week, killing dozens of rebels and forcing residents to flee. At stake is control of a large number...

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15. 05. 2014
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William F. Engdahl:US wages oil wars in Middle East to dominate world energy markets

              Source: Voice of Russia  The Anglo-American oil cartel is pursuing longstanding ambition to dominate the world energy market. Hydrocarbons, oil and gas, are the main driver...

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14. 05. 2014
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Army Grapples With Cyber Age Battles In Megacities

Source: Breaking Defense High-tech warfare at knife-fight ranges: that’s the ugly future of urban combat. If you thought Baghdad was bad, with its roughly six million people, imagine a “megacity” of 10 or...

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11. 05. 2014
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IDF Human Intelligence Division ‘UNIT 504′ recruiting agents to work against Syrian jihadists

Source: Middle East Monitor Israel is deeply concerned after Syrian opposition forces were reported to have control of more than 70 per cent of the border area, the Jerusalem Post said on Friday....

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08. 05. 2014
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Iran: Senior IRGC commander: 130,000 trained Basij forces waiting to enter Syria

Source: NCR IRAN In a rare acknowledgement by a senior commander of the Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) on the Iranian regime’s military intervention in Syria, Major General Hossein Hamedani, said: “Today, 130,000 trained Basij...

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05. 05. 2014
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Security Vacuum: CIA Falls Back in Afghanistan

Editor’s Note: Great articles about the CIA’s counter-terrorism pursuit militia Unit 04- AFGHANISTAN AIRSTRIKES, C.I.A. AND THE SECRET MILITIA 0-4 UNIT and WHAT EXACTLY IS THE CIA DOING IN AFGHANISTAN? Source: Daily Beast The CIA is dismantling its...

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