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“From now on, the military will factor climate change into a host of day-to-day decisions. … ‘It’s about being baked into things we are already doing.'” ( 10 more words

Why American Efforts to Create Foreign Armies Fail

W.J. Astore

In my latest article for TomDispatch, I examine why the Iraqi security forces that the U.S. trained and equipped at a cost of $25 billion performed so poorly when attacked by ISIS in June. 2,365 more words


China military training inadequate for winning a war: army paper

Weaknesses in China’s military training pose a threat to the country’s ability to fight and win a war, China’s official military newspaper said on Sunday. 275 more words

Ex COCKNEY CONVENTUS – 135 Squadron Annual Camp 2014

Little did I think that less than 1 week into married life we would be heading down the M20 to spend 2 weeks on our annual camp at St Martin’s Plain, Folkestone. 706 more words

135 Geographic Squadron

Dear USA, Send help.

The letter would read like this
Dear USA,
Please send troops to help us fight ISIS!
Iraqi province leaders.

Yesterday some Iraqi province leaders apparently asked the United States to send ground troops to help stop ISIS from taking over their provinces. 338 more words


Next time, Minneapolis Council members want notice of military copter training

Minneapolis officials will likely demand more public notice from the military the next time the city plays host to helicopter training exercises like those that took place in the Twin Cities metro area last month — with no advance warning. 376 more words


Soliders Train To Shoot Zombies During Ebola Emergency

Taking clips from real newscasts mixed with the films 12 Monkeys, V For Vendetta and Planet of The Apes this latest report illustrates how virus pandemics like ebola are created and controlled by governments. 24 more words