Friday, April 16, 2021

International Relations

Russian embassy protests arrest of russian charged with illegally obtaining U.S. fighter jet manuals

Russia's embassy has protested the arrest of a Russian software developer who was extradited from Georgia and charged by U.S. authorities with trying to obtain user manuals and instructional materials for F-16 fighter jets. The Washington embassy issued its complaint...

Airbus warns Berlin Against F-35 fighter aircraft buy

A leading Airbus manager has warned that the German federal government would snub France for its aircraft procurement. Dirk Hoke, Chief Executive Officer of Airbus Defense and Space, has warned the German government against the purchase of Lockheed Martin's F-35...

North Korea will suspend nuclear and missile tests

SEOUL - North Korea will suspend nuclear and missile tests effective immediately and abolish a nuclear test site in a bid to pursue economic growth and peace on the Korean peninsula, the North’s state media said on Saturday, ahead...

Lebanese student conducts first ‘in seat’ A-29 flight

MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- A Lebanese A-29 Super Tucano pilot trainee, from the 81st Fighter Squadron, conducted the first ‘in seat’ training sortie March 22, 2017, here. The program, which began earlier this month, is designed to ensure...

PARENGCOY – MINUSTAH’s Paraguayan Engineering Company

By Erwan de Cherisey On January 12, Haiti remembered once again the devastating earthquake that wreaked havoc six years ago, costing the life of over 100 000 people and leaving deep scars in a country that has already suffered significantly throughout...

Harris Says North Korea is Pacom’s Biggest Worry, Gives Report on Asia Rebalance

WASHINGTON, October 10, 2015 — North Korea and its unpredictable leader are U.S. Pacific Command’s biggest worries, Navy Adm. Harry Harris Jr. told the Military Reporters and Editors Association here yesterday. Harris, who has commanded U.S. Pacific Command since...

Strikes Target Islamic State Terrorists in Syria, Iraq

SOUTHWEST ASIA, October 9, 2015 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today. Officials reported details...

Afghanistan at ‘Critical Juncture’, Campbell Says

By Lisa Ferdinando ASHINGTON, October 8, 2015 — Afghanistan is at a critical juncture, the commander of NATO’s Resolute Support mission and U.S. forces in Afghanistan told a House panel here today. Afghan forces need to be strengthened in order to...

Northcom Commander Discusses Importance of Missions

By Jim Garamone WASHINGTON, October 8, 2015 — Navy Adm. Bill Gortney said he has a mission set that ranges “from tracking Santa to thermonuclear war.” Gortney commands both U.S. Northern Command and the North American Aerospace Defense Command. Both commands...

Putin has embarrassed us all in Syria. Welcome to the age of Russian power

Moscow's intervention will seal Bashar al-Assad in place and establish Moscow as an essential partner for almost any international problem By Charles Crawford I hate to say that I told you so. But I did. I said it in February 2012: "The question,...
- Advertisement -

Latest News

Boston Dynamics robot used in French military training in combat scenarios

Boston Dynamics’s robot dog has been in a variety of places and scenarios, from jumping rope to an unauthorized,...
- Advertisement -