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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