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The Militarization of Police - How Fiction can be More Accurate than the News

What immediately drew me to my favorite fiction authors, Tom Clancy and Vince Flynn, was their attention to detail with regard to weapons, tactics, and training. 853 more words

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Ideas can be more dangerous than weapons

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US Provides Only Non-Lethal Aid to Ukraine: Defense Department

According to Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby, US provides Ukraine only non-lethal military aid, though US State Department spokesperson Jeff Rathke on Friday announced that lethal assistance “remains an option”. 280 more words

News You Really Need To See: "Defense Spending: Arms and the African"

“Defense Spending: Arms and the African”

The Economist, November 22-28, 2014, p.43

http://www.economist.com/news/middle-east-and-africa/21633901-continents-armies-are-going-spending-spree-arms-and-african

“The Nigerian army, one of the biggest in Africa, should have little difficulty scattering the amateur jihadists. ¬† 330 more words

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Cyclist Allegedly Carrying Gun, 5 Knives and Baton, Tells Huntington Beach Police: 'Good to Be Prepared'

A bicyclist was arrested in Huntington Beach on Wednesday night allegedly toting a small arsenal of weapons.

Police said they stopped Jeramiah Hall, 29, when they saw him riding his bike the wrong way down the road and without a light. 82 more words

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Hacked US Documents Said To Reveal Extent Of Undisclosed US "Lethal Aid" For Ukraine Army

It has been half a year since it was first revealed that the US has been sending non-lethal aid to the Ukraine: recall that it was in early June when Obama announced he had approved $5 million in body armor, night vision goggles and additional communications equipment for the Ukrainian military.

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