Trans-Sahel ‘new frontier’ in global counter-terrorism operations

Source: Defence Web The Sahel-Sahara region is the ‘new frontier’ in global counter-terrorism operations, prompting major transitions in US and French military positioning, according to a new report.Commissioned by the Remote Control Project, Oxford Research Group’s report, From New Frontier… Continue Reading

Djibouti: Obama tactics and American Strategical Military Bases in Africa

Source: Geeska Afrika Public diplomacy and regional strategic partnership news, edited by Nur Kafi, Managing Editor and Publisher. The security situation in Sub-Sahara Africa is as volatile and tenuous; militia groups and militants are in control of significant critical areas… Continue Reading

Special forces from the United States, France and Algeria have been dispatched to Libya’s south

Source: Al Arabiya Special forces from the United States, France and Algeria have been dispatched to Libya’s south to target terrorist networks,The Times newspaper reported Friday. The U.K. daily quoted Olivier Guitta, director of research at the Henry Jackson Society, a London-based think-tank,… Continue Reading

THE NEW GEOGRAPHY OF CHINESE INFLUENCE

Source: Diplomatic Courier The economic growth of a nation, under certain conditions, can lead to a simultaneously expansionist foreign policy designed to ensure the establishment of its commercial and military influence in strategic regions of the globe. The astonishing economic… Continue Reading

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 of land forces, armored vehicles and artillery,… Continue Reading

MAP: AFRICOM currently has boots on the ground in these African countries

                    Editor’s Note: U.S. Predator Drone Team likely to be deployed to an established French Air Base operating from  N’Djamena International Airport , Chad.               Satellite… Continue Reading

Niger is the New Hub for American Ops in North, West Africa

              Source: Offiziere Last February, U.S. President Barack Obama announced he was sending military personnel and drones to Niger. The American effort in the West African nation is now rapidly becoming a hub for operations in the entire… Continue Reading

The discovery of covert war

Source: ilmanifesto.it Via: Blacklisted News The Art of War. The “Vision 2020” of U.S. special forces, it provides “the construction of a global network of special operations forces’ including those of allied countries, including Italy. Washington would command  all An accident, sometimes, permits… Continue Reading

French Operations in Africa: Lessons for Future Leaders

Source: MCA Marines Abstract As the Marine Corps builds up the Special-Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force – Crisis Response (MAGTF –CR) under Marine Forces Africa (MARFORAF), there are valuable lessons to be learned from recent French military operations on the… Continue Reading

AFRICOM Not Sharing Intelligence Data With Nigeria Security Forces

Editor’s Note: The entire kidnapping/terrorists  is nothing more than farce put forth buy the media and military. This is nothing more than a joint U.S. and Nigerian Corporate/military strategic move to position themselves on the forefront of energy, real estate… Continue Reading

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 communications backbone used by drone operations. DISN… Continue Reading