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Pak-Afghan Reunion: A Nightmare for India – I

Indians are probably witnessing a potential nightmare that has taken their sleeps away: the Pak-Afghan reunion which they never thought of, even in their wildest imaginations. 1,305 more words

National

Kabul Airport Attacked, 3 U.S. Contractors Killed

Three American contractors and one Afghan man were killed Thursday in what one Afghan official described as an “insider attack,” according to Reuters.

“It is unclear yet why he shot these advisors and no-one else was there to tell us the reason,” the official said on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the media. 111 more words

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Why the American Military Is Doomed

W.J. Astore

Is the U.S. military doomed?  I’d say yes.  But it’s not because our troops are uncommitted, our weapons are bad, and our tactics are flawed.   630 more words

US Politics

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Company comes up with solution to battling small UAVs

One thing about the defence industry – if there is a threat or potential threat out there – then someone usually has a solution to it. 358 more words

Defence Watch

The Best-Ever CV

Recently we’ve been doing some restructuring at work, so I’ve been on a recruitment rampage.  With 5 vacant positions, I’ve reviewed over 200 CVs.  Reading this many CVs has made me want to give a national workshop on resume writing. 777 more words

U.S. military cited for increasing classification of information on Afghan forces

From Washington Post, by Dan Lamothe, January 2015

The top U.S. general in Afghanistan is increasingly classifying information about the Afghan military and police that had previously been released, an “unprecedented” decision that keeps it from the American public, according to a new watchdog report.The Office of Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) … 267 more words

Tyranny