New book about nuclear weapons
A possible book and/or series covering every American nuclear bomb ever built (or at least, all the ones I can get good data on… – Aerospace Projects Review
Guy who stopped the French train attack stabbed in a bar fight
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (WABC) — An American hero who helped subdue an attacker on a French train is in the hospital in California after he was stabbed in a fight outside a bar in Sacramento. – ABC7NY
Updated high risk advisory for ships off the coast of Somali
BIMCO is pleased to advise that the co-sponsors of BMP 4 have agreed to a revised definition of the High Risk Area. The High Risk Area is now defined as being bounded by… – BIMCO
The new cold war threatens to go hot
WASHINGTON — A Russian fighter jet came within 10 feet of a U.S. Air Force reconnaissance plane over the Black Sea last month, defense officials said. Military authorities on Wednesday acknowledged the incident, which occurred May 30, in international airspace. Officials said the Russian Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker flew alongside the… – United Press International, Inc.
Saudi Arabia is America’s real enemy, not Iran
The evil empire of Saudi Arabia is the West’s real enemy – Saudis are active at every level of the terror chain: planners to financiers, cadres to foot soldiers, ideologists to… – The Independent Online
“Black ops” cited as an excuse for Pentagon corruption
A senior Navy intelligence official has been indicted on charges of theft and conspiracy as part of a long-running federal investigation into a secretive military operation featuring the Navy SEALs and untraceable weapons parts. – The Washington Post
Is America heading for war with China?
In 12 of 16 past cases in which a rising power has confronted a ruling power, the result has been bloodshed. When Barack Obama meets with Xi Jinping during the Chinese president’s first state visit to America, one item probably won’t be on their agenda: the possibility that the United States and China could find themselves at war in the next decade. In policy circles, this appears as unlikely as it would be unwise. – The Atlantic
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