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Turkish Military Says MIT Shipped Weapons to al-Qaeda

Source: USN/Al Monitor Secret official documents about the searching of three trucks belonging to Turkey’s national intelligence service (MIT) have been leaked online, once again corroborating suspicions that Ankara has not been playing...

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07. 01. 2015
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Space Warfare: China ups ante in space arms race

Source: Nikkei Asian Review The theater of war, which has expanded from ground to sea to air over the years, is now heading into space.      The U.S. Air Force Space Command,...

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12. 12. 2014
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Dutch sell armored vehicles to Estonia

Source: UPI The Netherlands has sold Estonia nearly four dozen CV90 armored infantry fighting vehicles it is retiring because of military downsizing. The deal for 44 of the vehicles, made by BAE Systems...

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09. 12. 2014
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U.S. needs longer-range, stealthy drones : think tank

Source: Yahoo News/Reuters Think Tank: CSBA The U.S. military should invest more in longer-range, stealthy weapons, and especially unmanned vehicles, to leverage current advantages and stay ahead of rapid advances by China, Russia...

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02. 12. 2014
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Taiwan develops new missiles to counter China’s threat

Source: Western Australian  Taiwan arms developers said Tuesday that new surface-to-air missiles would defend its airspace for “up to 20 years” as it aims to update weaponry to counter a perceived military threat...

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04. 09. 2014
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Brazilians in Russia Evaluating Air Defense System

Source: Brazzilmag The Ministry of Defense sent to Russia last week a group of nine officials from the Navy, the Army and the Air Force for the evaluation of the Pantsir-S1 air defense...

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20. 08. 2014
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North Korea Redeploys Tanks, Troops, Weapons From DMZ To China Border

Source: ChinaTopix North Korea has redeployed dozens of tanks from the South Korean Demilitarized Zone to the Chinese border, reports from South Korea said Wednesday. South Korean sources speculated the movement of tanks,...

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17. 08. 2014
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Israel’s nuclear strategy – a larger role for submarine-basing

Source: Jerusalem Post Although Israel’s current security emphases following Operation Protective Edge lie most plainly in counter-terrorism operations, this should not obscure the Jewish State’s overriding obligation to deter WMD attacks by enemy...

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14. 08. 2014
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US to supply more weapons to Lebanese military over Isis

Source: The Guardian The United States will soon deliver additional weaponry to help bolster the Lebanese military as it faces a growing threat from Islamic militants amid the fallout from the civil war in...

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11. 08. 2014
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C.I.A. supplying weapons to Iraqi Kurds to pushback militants

Editor’s Note:   CIA operators on the ground in the region gathering intelligence and delivering weapons to ISIS fighting in Syria. This is either straight forward blowback or a pre-planned destabilization of the entire region to start...

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11. 08. 2014
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French military effort against ISIS ‘should focus on Lebanon’

Source: France 24 France would be better placed supporting efforts against Islamic State in Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS or ISIL) militants in Lebanon rather than on the Kurdish front, specialists told FRANCE...

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05. 08. 2014
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France to speed up arms for Lebanon

Source: BBC France says that it is to speed up the delivery of weapons to the Lebanese army, as violence from Syria’s conflict threatens to spill over. The army has been fighting and...

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02. 08. 2014
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Global Strike Command enhances nuclear strike capability at Guam

Source: Want China Times The United States is enhancing its nuclear strike capability at Guam for a potential confrontation against China in the Far East, the Tokyo-based Sankei Shimbun reported on July 30. General...

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01. 08. 2014
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ARDEC developing One-Way Luminescence (OWL) tracer round

Source: U.S. Army Engineers at Picatinny Arsenal are researching a way to develop a new type of tracer round that not only would perform its function during the day as well as night,...

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30. 07. 2014
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The Spike Missile: A Look at Israel’s Elite Defender

Source: JSpace News As the conflict continues between Hamas in Gaza and the Israel Defense Forces, and the casualties mount, we are taking a closer look at some of the weaponry used in...

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27. 07. 2014
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Pentagon lost track of more than 40% of the weapons sent to Afghanistan

Editor’s Note: One thought comes to mind –> Free Syrian Army, Al Nusra Front and ISIS. Related Article: PENTAGON IS SENDING ARTILLERY, ARMORED VEHICLES AND DIFFERENT WEAPONS SYSTEMS FROM AFGHANISTAN TO THE REBEL GROUPS...

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27. 07. 2014
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U.S. Army Looks to 3D Print Warheads

Source: 3D Prints There are so many amazing uses for 3D printing which have emerged over the last couple of years. From 3D printed medical models which have already saved numerous lives, to 3D printed prosthetics wwhich...

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24. 07. 2014
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Russia delivering Mi-35 helicopter gunships, Su-25 fighters, Mi-28 attack helicopters and mobile Pantsir-S1 surface-to-air to Iraq

Source: Daily Star Russia has begun supplying military helicopters and fighters jets to Iraq, a report said Thursday, as Iraq’s defense minister visited Moscow to press for equipment to thwart a jihadist offensive. “A number of...

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21. 07. 2014
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MİT truck documents prove weapon shipments to al-Qaeda and ISIL, says CHP’s Tezcan

Source: Today’s Zaman Republican People’s Party (CHP) Deputy Chairman Bülent Tezcan shared police records on Monday concerning the search of a National Intelligence Organization (MİT) truck in Adana as part of an investigation...

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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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16. 07. 2014
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ISIL captured 52 U.S.-made howitzers

  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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16. 07. 2014
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Ukraine submits evidence of Russian covert action

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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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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The future of warfare: self-healing aircraft and ‘transformer’ plane

  Source: Telegraph The experts at BAE Systems’ research and development team at Warton, Lancashire, also revealed the Survivor, a lightweight adhesive fluid built inside the aircraft, which means jets can heal themselves...

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03. 07. 2014
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US-India strategic relationship: Harpoon Submarine Missiles

Source: Yahoo India The US government has notified the US Congress of its plans to sell to India 22 anti-ship missiles at an estimated cost of $200 million, saying it would help strengthen...

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25. 06. 2014
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5-Eyes conducting largest electronic warfare exercise in Europe

Source: plymouth herald Royal Marines are currently hosting the largest ever joint ‘Electronic Warfare’ exercise to date in Europe. The month long exercise on Dartmoor sees UK, US, Australian, New Zealand and Canadian military,...

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24. 06. 2014
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Myanmar plans JF-17 production

Source: Burma Times The Government of Myanmar is planning to acquire technologies from China and Pakistan to build JF-17 multirole combat aircraft at its own aircraft factory to boost its Air Force. If...

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23. 06. 2014
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Robotic Weapon System gives helicopters hidden firepower

Source: Gizmag [...] The Duke RWS is a land-based gunnery system that has been adapted for helicopters. Made of light aerospace materials, it’s designed to be installed in a standard utility helicopter without...

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19. 06. 2014
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Iraqi Freedom

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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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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08. 06. 2014
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How the Taliban got their hands on modern US missiles

Source: NY Post The Obama administration isn’t only giving the Taliban back its commanders — it’s giving them weapons. Miliary records and sources reveal that on July 25, 2012, Taliban fighters in Kunar...

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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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01. 06. 2014
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Israel Air Force opts for drones over attack helicopters

Source: Defense Update Israel has phased out the AH-1S Cobra helicopter gunship, in favour of using more drones, the Reuters news agency reports. The increasing reliance on unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) has evolved through the years, as...

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29. 05. 2014
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Sudan rejected Iranian offers for building air defense system on Red Sea coast

Source: Sudan Tribune The Sudanese foreign minister Ali Karti disclosed that his government turned down several offers by Iran by which it would have installed air defense systems on the Red Sea coast....

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20. 05. 2014
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Polish Grom MANPADS appear in east Ukraine conflict

                Source: dziennikzbrojny.pl  When carried out on May 18 in the vicinity of the Ukrainian KRAMATORSK on the basis of a denunciation of operations, the security forces...

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20. 05. 2014
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Germany delivers Leopard 2A5 battle tanks to Poland

              Source: UPI The first batch of surplus Leopard 2A5 main battle tanks sold by Germany to Poland have been delivered to a Polish cavalry brigade. The tanks...

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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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12. 05. 2014
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Indiana Armed for War: Pentagon surplus gives local police an edge

Source: Fox 59 As the American military draws down its commitments in Iraq and Afghanistan, stateside ports, armories, depots and warehouses are packed with excess military materiel and vehicles, some of them none-the-worse...

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12. 05. 2014
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Russia to conduct joint army drills with Egypt amid bid to regain regional hold

Source: Jerusalem Post A Russian delegation met with a number of senior Egyptian army officials and agreed on the general plans to hold joint military exercises, a source told an Egyptian newspaper. The...

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07. 05. 2014
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Viewpoint: India risks destabilising Afghanistan

Source: BBC India’s decision last week to pay for arms and equipment from Russia to boost the strength of the Afghan National Army (ANA) could be a dramatic game-changer in the region –...

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06. 05. 2014
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Russia Will No Longer Tell Lithuania About Kaliningrad Weaponry, Which May Include Nukes

              Source: The Trumpet Moscow unilaterally suspended a deal on May 5, under which it had agreed to provide information to Lithuania about Russian weapons and armed...

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04. 05. 2014
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Arms Cache Containing Untraceable Weapons Most Likely Kept in Texas by the C.I.A.

                  Source: NYT In passing references scattered through once-classified documents and cryptic public comments by former intelligence officials, it is referred to as “Midwest Depot,”...

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02. 05. 2014
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Analysis: How the UK connects to the US global drone network

            Source: Computer Weekly A Computer Weekly investigation subsequently established that the UK plays a crucial role in supporting the US military network by providing part of the core...

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29. 04. 2014
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Ukraine Funnels Arms to Jihadis in Syria via Germany

    View Post   Editor’s Note: Der Spiegel linked to Jamestown Foundation About Page instead of the actual report. The article for those interested in reading. Jamestown Foundation:Ukraine’s Arms to Syria Set to...

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23. 04. 2014
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Germany sold €40 million of arms to Russia

        Source: Local.De The German government banned sales of arms classed as “weapons of war” – including nuclear, biological and chemical weapons – to Russia in January 2000, but that...

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22. 04. 2014
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A new arms race is exploding into Asia, with an expensive and extensive shopping list of new weapons. Who’s buying what

              Source: News.com.au AIRCRAFT carriers. Submarines. Fighter jets. An international arms race is underway among the rapidly developing nations to our north. In this Asian deep-pocket contest,...

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21. 04. 2014
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5 Most Innovative Weapons the IDF Has to Offer (That We Can Tell You About)

          Source: IDF Blog 1. The IDF Unmanned Ground Vehicle The border with Gaza is one of Israel’s most tense regions. Hamas snipers, anti-tank missiles and explosives threaten IDF...

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17. 04. 2014
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Did Israel steal bomb-grade uranium from the United States?

              Source: Bulletin of the Atomic Scientist Last month the Interagency Security Classification Appeals Panel (ISCAP), the nation’s highest classification authority, released a number of top-level government memoranda that...

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08. 04. 2014
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Syrian insurgents acquire TOW missiles

            Source: IHS Jane’s 360 Syrian insurgents have released the first videos showing them using US-made M220-series TOW heavy anti-tank weapon systems, indicating that a state sponsor is...

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01. 04. 2014
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The CIA Is Expanding America’s Covert War In Syria

            Source: Mintpress News The Obama administration may green-light shipments of shoulder-launched anti-aircraft missiles to Syrian opponents of Bashar al-Assad and expand covert CIA training and assistance in...

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28. 03. 2014
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Singapore: Small state, big weapons buyer

  Source: Al Jazeera Singapore’s determination to remain independent has fuelled military expansionism – but in a fast-changing global security environment, the militarised city-state may be forced to take sides. “Our immediate part...

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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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26. 03. 2014
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How the Army Plans to Fight a War Across the Electromagnetic Spectrum

Source: Defense One The Pentagon long has made a big effort to showcase its budding cyberwarfare capabilities. But the military has been less forthcoming about a key, more tangible component of cyber —...

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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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17. 03. 2014
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Russian Spetsnaz GRU arrested in Eastern Ukraine

          Source: Examiner The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) confirmed March 16 the arrest of a group of Russians in the Zaporizhzhia (Zaporozhye) region of Ukraine. The men were...

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14. 03. 2014
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5,000 Kalashnikov rifles, 2,741 Makarov guns, 123 light machineguns and 12 Shmel rocket flamethrowers were stolen from Ukraine Interior Troops’ depots

          Source: Rapsi Firearms, munitions and over a dozen rocket grenade launchers have been stolen from the Interior Troops’ depots in the Lviv Region, a source at the Ukrainian Interior...

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09. 03. 2014
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‘Igla’ MANPAD systems stolen from Ukraine’s military depots during unrests

              Source: Trends.az Several, maybe even a few dozen ‘Igla’ man-portable air-defense systems (MANPADS) were stolen from Ukraine’s military depots during the incidents in this country, a...

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06. 03. 2014
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The Objective: Dominating the Enemy’s Frequency Spectrum

Source: Israel Defense According to the IDF doctrine, the EW (Electronic Warfare) elements are a part of the fire delivery plan, and the elements of this layout operate close to the combat units,” explains Col....

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05. 03. 2014
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China’s ballistic missile system for targeting aircraft carriers

Source: The Hindu China has established a novel system for using land-based ballistic missiles to deter America’s powerful nuclear-powered aircraft carriers from coming anywhere near its coast, says a team of Indian analysts....

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26. 02. 2014
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Inside the Army’s First Field Manual for Cyber Electromagnetic War

Source: Defense One The Pentagon long has made a big effort to showcase its budding cyberwarfare capabilities. But the military has been less forthcoming about a key, more tangible component of cyber — electronic...

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24. 02. 2014
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Cameroon Becomes Vortex For Arms Trafficking In Troubled Region

Source: Mintpress News A spate of recent arms seizures and arrests of traffickers in Cameroon destined for neighboring Nigeria is reflecting the increasing instability being created by Boko Haram, a report by IRIN...

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22. 02. 2014
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New arms threat: Argentina’s £3billion boost to military

Source: Express UK Buenos Aires will acquire military hardware including fighter aircraft, ­anti-aircraft weapons and specialised radar, as well as beefing up its special forces. The news comes months before drilling for oil...

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18. 02. 2014
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On Syria, a spymasters’ conclave

  Source: Washington Post Western and Arab intelligence services that support Syria’s struggling opposition gathered for a two-day strategy meeting in Washington last week that appears to signal a stronger effort to back...

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17. 02. 2014
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Israelis tried to send arms to Iran via Greece

Source:  ekathimerini Israeli arms dealers tried to send spare parts for F-4 Phantom aircraft via Greece to Iran in violation of an arms embargo, according to a secret probe by the US government...

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14. 02. 2014
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UN: Weapons for Somalia government diverted to militants

Source: Deutsche Welle A team of UN monitors on Friday called for the reinstatement of a full arms embargo against Somalia, after revealing that weapons shipments to the government in Mogadishu regularly fall...

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14. 02. 2014
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Saudis Agree to Provide Syrian Rebels With MANPADs

Source: WSJ AMMAN, Jordan—Washington’s Arab allies, disappointed with Syria peace talks, have agreed to provide rebels there with more sophisticated weaponry, including shoulder-fired missiles that can take down jets, according to Western and...

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13. 02. 2014
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NATO: West may lose access to crucial natural resources for military materials

Source: Military Times  Western militaries may lose access to critical materials needed for weapons and other systems, because of the growing demand for new technologies, questionable supply lines and production in unfriendly or...

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05. 02. 2014
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The War in Orange and Blue: “Able Archer ‘83”

Source: New Eastern Europe Thirty years ago, the West undertook a manoeuvre involving the use of chemical and nuclear arms against the USSR under the codename “Able Archer ‘83”. This only narrowly avoided...

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04. 02. 2014
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Robotic turrets: Corps’ next-gen vehicles could feature remote weapons systems

Source: Army Times Lance Cpl. Dale Means, who deployed to Afghanistan in 2012 with Combat Logistics Battalion 2, was manning the turret on a 7-ton truck when a roadside bomb detonated. Three Marines...

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03. 02. 2014
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US Airplane Loaded with Weapons Lands in al-Mafraq, Jordan

Source: Ammon News Jordanian news and press sources revealed that a US airplane, loaded with fatal weapons, landed in al-Mafraq airport in Jordan to deliver the weapons to the armed terrorist groups in...

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03. 02. 2014
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These 10 Militaries are the Most Well-Funded on the Planet

Source: Policy Mic Love it or hate it, military power is one of the distinguishing features of the world’s dominant nations. Although America is known for the size and power of its military,...

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30. 01. 2014
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CIA Helped Saudis in Secret Chinese Missile Deal

Source: Newsweek Saudi Arabia has long been a backroom player in the Middle East’s nuclear game of thrones, apparently content to bankroll the ambitions of Pakistan and Iraq (under Saddam Hussein) to counter...

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28. 01. 2014
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Indonesian Marine Corps gets more war machines

Source: Jakarta Post Dozens of Russian-made BMP-3F amphibious infantry fighting vehicles (IFV) made a formation as soon as they landed on Asembagus beach in Situbondo regency, East Java. Operated by the Indonesian Navy’s...

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27. 01. 2014
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US Congress secretly approves weapons flow to ‘moderate’ Syrian rebels

Source: Jerusalem Post Light arms supplied by the United States are flowing to “moderate” Syrian rebel factions in the south of the country and US funding for months of further deliveries has been...

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27. 01. 2014
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Algeria acquires Chinese artillery; evaluating UAVs

Source: Defence Web The Algerian military appears to have acquired self-propelled artillery from China and is evaluating Chinese unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) as it continues to vastly expand its military forces. Earlier this...

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26. 01. 2014
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Missile Defense: François Hollande carries the hopes of MBDA and Thales in Turkey’s T-Loramids program

Source: latribune The Head of State on an official visit to Turkey from Monday will defend the Franco-Italian Thales and MBDA offers for the sale of a system of long range air defense. In...

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26. 01. 2014
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How to Fight a Nuclear War on the Cheap

Source: Motley Fool Long-range. High-flying. Super stealthy. By 2020, the United States Air Force hopes to develop a new type of long-range bomber that will be all of these things. Problem is, the Air Force...

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23. 01. 2014
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Pentagon Study Finds Agencies Ill Equipped to Detect Foreign Nuclear Efforts

Source: NYT A three-year study by the Pentagon has concluded that American intelligence agencies are “not yet organized or fully equipped” to detect when foreign powers are developing nuclear weapons or ramping up...

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22. 01. 2014
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Electronic Warfare: The IDF’s Asset in the Air

Source: Israel Defense Forces In the 21st Century, wars are being fought electronically. The Israel Air Force is developing electronic warfare capabilities on land and in the air, to make sure they always...

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21. 01. 2014
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ARF:Russia’s Weapons Research Agency Strives To Rival U.S. Counterpart

Source: Moscow times The Russian counterpart to the U.S. DARPA military research agency has outlined several promising high-end defense projects for an armed forces currently receiving a massive influx of state investment. President Vladimir Putin chaired a meeting on high-precision...

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20. 01. 2014
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Taiwan Unveils ‘Wan Chien’ Air-To-Ground Stand-Off Weapon

Source: defense update Pre production examples are reportedly supporting the Aerospace Industrial Development Corp’s IDF mid-life upgrade program. In January 2013 news reports in Taiwan claimed the Ministry of Defense was prepared to cut the...

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18. 01. 2014
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The U.S. Army Is Testing Auto-Aiming Rifles

Source: Pop Science Consider it performance enhancement for snipers. Guns made by a company called TrackingPoint, which include a special computer and targeting system built into the gun itself, turn inexperienced marksmen into expert shots...

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18. 01. 2014
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U.S. SOCOM Increases Investment in Weaponized Fixed-Wing Aircraft

Source: National Defense U.S. Special Operations Command nearly tripled its investment in the C-130J aircraft fleet between 2012 and 2014. Special-mission C-130s — including MC-130 customized cargo planes and AC-130 gunships — are...

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16. 01. 2014
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Nuclear weapons are the only guarantor of security

Source: INDRUS Should conventional weapons be deployed and enhanced? What is a greater priority, the Mistral amphibious assault ship or returning to medium-range missiles such as the Pioneer? Judging from the statements of...

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16. 01. 2014
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Is New York City Ready for a Dirty Bomb? – An Open Letter to All Utility Companies

Source: Jewish Voice As Americans, we have learned to place a tremendous emphasis on our security, especially in the days subsequent to the September 11th attacks. Many of us, however, have very little...

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10. 01. 2014
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Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant seizes American weapons in Iraq

Source: panorama.am The worst fears of the United States are coming true: after the takeover of Fallujah, al-Qaeda militants seized the weapons left by the Americans for the Baghdad government, Paolo Mastrolilly reports to...

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10. 01. 2014
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The Science Behind the Air Strikes

Source:  Onislam Modern warfare is dominated by destructive weapons such as the guided by TVs, infrared cameras, satellites, laser beams, or global positioning systems. However, despite this advanced technology, the missiles are not...

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05. 01. 2014
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The mysterious truck – MİT [National Intelligence Organization] smuggling weapons to Turkmen or al-Qaeda?

Source: Cihan A few days ago, Hatay police received a tip about a truck, which was allegedly carrying weapons to Syria. A prosecutor in charge of terrorism issues sought to have the gendarmerie...

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03. 01. 2014
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Google Glass Military Ambitions: SWAT and fully unmanned military special ops team

Source: MediaPost Special operations teams handling tactical maneuvers for U.S. military and law enforcement could become the next viable industries for Google Glass. It could explain some of the acquisitions the company made...

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27. 12. 2013
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Why Does the Environmental Protection Agency Need Its Own SWAT Team?

Source: The Trumpet Nestled in the tranquil Connecticut River watershed of southwest New Hampshire, the city of Keene has largely avoided the violent unrest common to many other urban areas. With a population...

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Saudis’ big deal for U.S. anti-tank missiles may be meant to help Syrian rebels

Saudis’ big deal for U.S. anti-tank missiles may be meant to help Syrian rebels

Source: SCMP No one is expecting a tank invasion of Saudi Arabia anytime soon, but the kingdom just put in a huge order for US-made anti-tank missiles that has Saudi-watchers scratching their heads...

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29. 11. 2013
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DRDO Developing High Altitude ‘Killer’ Missile

DRDO Developing High Altitude ‘Killer’ Missile

Source: New Indian Express After a long wait, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is contemplating to conduct the first test of its newly developed interceptor missile from a defence base off...

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18. 11. 2013
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Gulf Nations Eye Strike Capabilities

Gulf Nations Eye Strike Capabilities

Source: Defense News For years, the US has limited the sale of precision weaponry to the Arabian Gulf region, but analysts say a change may be coming. While US State Department officials have...

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14. 11. 2013
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The Next U.S. Weapon at Sea Could Be Sound Waves

          Editor’s Note: US Department of Defense Tactical Electromagnetic Cyber Warfare: Plant Malware Through the Air Source: NextGov The next Cuban missile crisis could be resolved through the power...

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13. 11. 2013
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Energy, military deals inked as Putin visits Vietnam

Energy, military deals inked as Putin visits Vietnam

Source: thanh nien news Russia and Vietnam will cooperate in offshore oil exploration and deepen military ties, President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday after “constructive and open” talks with his counterpart in Hanoi. Putin...

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12. 11. 2013
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PLA has big ambitions for Beidou satellite system: PLA units fighting on multiple fronts simultaneously

PLA has big ambitions for Beidou satellite system: PLA units fighting on multiple fronts simultaneously

Source: Want China Times After stating that it has become the world’s third largest satellite navigation system, the website of China’s state-run Xinhua News Agency stated that the Beidou Navigation System is able...

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11. 11. 2013
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Rogue US-Israeli cyberwar weapon ‘infected Russian nuclear plant’

Rogue US-Israeli cyberwar weapon ‘infected Russian nuclear plant’

Source: The Register Stuxnet – the famous worm widely credited with crippling the Iranian nuclear weapons programme for several years – also infected the internal network of a Russian nuclear plant. Unspecified malware...

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10. 11. 2013
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ELECTROMAGNETIC TERRORISM: INJECTING EMP INTO DIGITAL DEVICES

ELECTROMAGNETIC TERRORISM: INJECTING EMP INTO DIGITAL DEVICES

Source: Ground Report Over the past couple of years, I gave talks at several hacker conferences about injecting EMP into digital devices. I showed that these pulses will either turn a device off,...

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06. 11. 2013
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Saudi Arabia’s Shadow War

Saudi Arabia’s Shadow War

Source: Foreign Policy Saudi Arabia, having largely abandoned hope that the United States will spearhead international efforts to topple the Assad regime, is embarking on a major new effort to train Syrian rebel...

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Saudi nuclear weapons ‘on order’ from Pakistan

Saudi nuclear weapons ‘on order’ from Pakistan

Source: BBC Saudi Arabia has invested in Pakistani nuclear weapons projects, and believes it could obtain atomic bombs at will, a variety of sources have told BBC Newsnight. While the kingdom’s quest has...

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