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Beware What You Wish for: Russia Is Ready for War

So foreign ministers from the 28 NATO member-nations met in Brussels for a two-day summit, while mighty military power Montenegro was inducted as a new member. 1,515 more words

World At War

Can Russia destroy US missile defenses in Europe?

No one doubts the power of American weapons. The United States is one of the greatest military in the world, no matter how you look at it. 927 more words

Military

Britain's use of former child soldiers overseas reveals a twisted disregard for black bodies

by Robert Kazandjian Follow @spanclassilRspanKazandjian

Britain’s disregard for black bodies is centuries old, from John Hawkins’ maiden voyage to the Guinea Coast in 1562 and subsequent enslavement of 500 Africans… 1,911 more words

Middle East

Taiwan Navy Emphasizing Domestic Shipbuilding Program in Ongoing Maritime Restructure

The Taiwan Navy (ROCN) announced a major overhaul plan that includes indigenous production of four 10,000-ton destroyers and 10-15 frigates in 2014.

The intention to build up to eight diesel-electric attack submarines with displacement between 1,200 to 3,000 tons is also part of the 20-year modernization plan. 1,380 more words

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Russia Buzzes Our Ships

by Stephen Bryen*

Pairs of Russian SU-24 fighter-bombers buzzed the USS Donald Cook in the Baltic Sea, about 70 km (43.5 miles) from Russia’s naval base at Kaliningrad, the home of the Russian Baltic fleet. 810 more words

Technology And Security

In the Baltic Sea Russian SU-24 jets celebrate anniversary of paralyzing the USS Donald Cook in the Black Sea, by Scott

In April 12th, 2014 in the Black Sea, the Russian Sukhoi Su -24 with the newest jamming complex paralyzed the most modern American combat management system “Aegis” installed on the destroyer “USS Donald Cook.” 191 more words

World At War