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Peter Beaumont - "The $18bn arms race helping to fuel Middle East conflict" | World news | The Guardian

“Omar Ashour, an expert on Middle East security issues at Exeter University, adds another caution, this time over the intentions of the new Saudi-led Arab coalition, warning that its interventions are unlikely to contribute to stability.

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Arms Races in the Greater Middle East

Some theorists of arms race argue that domestic interests (the often recalled military-industrial complex) play a primary role in pushing countries to buy more and more advanced weapons. 196 more words

Pakistan - China's 23rd Province?

The China-Pakistan nexus has naturally led to anxiety about China’s future intentions. While capabilities take decades to develop, intentions can change overnight. India should concentrate its energies on developing its economy and building its military capabilities in order to face up to the Chinese challenge.

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ISIS sets up camp a few miles from Texas, Mexican border authorities confirm

April 2015TEXAS – ISIS is operating a camp just a few miles from El Paso, Texas, according to Judicial Watch sources that include a Mexican Army field grade officer and a Mexican Federal Police Inspector. 376 more words
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UK scrambles jets as Russian planes and ships spotted near English Channel

April 2015LONDON, UK – British fighter jets were scrambled on Wednesday in response to the sighting of two Russian military aircraft near UK airspace, hours after three Russian ships were monitored as they entered the English Channel. 391 more words
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13th April 1915 (Tuesday)


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