Kurdish forces warn: Daesh is rebuilding in Syria
Murder of British MP considered by police a “terrorist incident”
Putin says there are 2,000 Islamic State members in northern Afghanistan
Iraq announces arrest of senior member of Islamic State
US has military in Taiwan to train local forces
“They cannot force us to follow the path chosen by China”, says Taiwan President
Will Russia’s hypersonic missile test relaunch Cold War-style arms race?
Russia announced on Monday that it had launched a hypersonic missile from a nuclear submarine for the first time – one of the Zircon class missiles President Vladimir Putin and his military officers see as potential game-changers. It is pitch black in the video when, suddenly, after about ten seconds,
Eruption of volcano in La Palma must be far from over
The end of the eruption of the volcano on the island of La Palma, in the Canary Islands, is not likely to be near, despite being in the “mature” phase, as indicated today by the Spanish National Geographic Institute (IGN). After the daily meeting of the scientific commission that assesses
Is the S-500 Russia’s Answer to America’s Space Corps? Hypersonic Missile System Designed to Intercept Attacks From Space
The system will be highly specialised in satellite hunting, ballistic missile interception and neutralisation of high-value enemy aircraft such as AWACS platforms. More recently, however, it has emerged that the S-500 has been designed not only to strike targets in space but also to defend the area under its coverage
Russian troops start receiving the first S-500 systems
The first deliveries to Russian troops of the promising anti-aircraft missile (SAM) system S-500 “Prometheus” began shortly after the state tests, Russian Federation Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov announced to TASS during the Forum of Oil and Gas in Tyumen. He noted that state tests were recently completed, missile system
Taiwan denounces China’s biggest air incursion with 38 fighters and nuclear bombers
Taipei government sent fighter jets to intercept Chinese planes and activated anti-aircraft systems, and it accuses Beijing of “unbridled military aggression”. China today sent 38 fighter planes towards Taiwan, in what was the biggest display of force of the year by Beijing, in two military maneuvers carried out on that
Organization of Operational Units
A combat force is made up of active and reserve components, with different types of units and varying degrees of modernization, and there may be multinational forces and civilian agencies that must operate in synergy. There are also institutional armed forces that support field forces and provide all the necessary
Rules of Engagement (ROE)
War is a difficult, hard, uncompromising, and relentless undertaking. For soldiers, the rigors of battle require mental and physical toughness, as well as teamwork and esprit de corps. Between one battle and another, long hours are spent doing routine and monotonous but necessary tasks, often under adverse weather, extreme temperatures,
Military Operations – Air strike
“A nation that trusts in its rights, instead of trusting its soldiers, deceives itself and prepares for its own downfall.” The Tactical Air Bombardment Surface attack missions are the offensive component of combat aviation. Powerful and invariably feared by those on land, rivers, and seas, attack aviation has been one
“Toy”, David Bowie’s Lost Album to be Finally Edited
There is a lot of good news for fans of David Bowie. In November comes “David Bowie 5. Brilliant Adventure (1992 – 2001)”, the fifth in a series of boxes that cover the career of the “chameleon” since 1969. And in January 2022 it’s the turn of “Toy”, the disc
CIA reportedly discussed Julian Assange’s assassination during Trump’s presidency
A Yahoo News investigation, published on Sunday, exposes the CIA’s plans, along with senior officials in former US President Donald Trump’s administration, that involved kidnapping and even assassinating WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. According to the investigation, the plans date back to 2017, when Assange was taking refuge in the Ecuadorian