Army Strategist Exposes The Disturbing Parallels Between US Domestic Policing & Military Tactics Abroad

Authored by Major Danny Sjursen via, “This…thing, [the War on Drugs] this ain’t police work... I mean, you call something a war.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 13th, 2018

Army Major Exposes America"s Circle Of Absurdity: Killing The Extremists We Create

Authored by Major Danny Sjursen via, The U.S. military remains mired in countless wars in the Greater Middle East. Ironically – and tragica.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 13th, 2018

Niti Aayog"s roadmap for light weight bullet-proof vests, helmets for army

The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has asked the Niti Aayog to set up an inter-ministerial empowered committee to prepare a roadmap to 'encourage domestic manufacturing' of lightweight body armours for the army and para-military .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 24th, 2017

Minneapolis is a finalist for U.S. Army Futures Command HQ

Minneapolis has made the U.S. Army's shortlist as a potential home for its Future Command, an office aimed at speeding the development and deployment of new military technologies. The Associated Press reports on the list of finalist cities for Futures .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals21 min. ago

GBP/USD Forecast: Exhaustion Is Driving Cable Lower As The Geopolitical Risk Rises

Geopolitical risk is becoming imminent with UK Prime Minister Theresa May calling Cabinet meeting. The Bank of England top officials are unlikely to speak about domestic monetary policy issues while speaking abroad. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 12th, 2018

Four-Star US General Warns "War Is On The Horizon" As Syria Situation Escalates

A retired American four-star general and former Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Army, and chairman of the board for the Institute for the Study of War issued a disturbing warning that “wa.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 11th, 2018

A US Army aviator explains the 3 biggest problems facing military aviation

US Army Crashes are becoming a serious problem for the military. Many of the crashes are due primarily to maintenance, training, and pilot retention issues that the Air Force and the Army are dealing with. Finding a wa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2018

Israel targets Hamas military posts in Gaza after Palestinian bomb attack

The statement by Israeli army did not give the location of the targets or the type of military fire used.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2018

Deadly Gaza Protest Spurs Debate in Israel Over Army"s Actions

The Israeli army’s decision to open fire on Palestinian protesters in the Gaza Strip last week has reignited a public debate about the use of military force ahead of another round of demonstrations Friday......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 4th, 2018

21 of the military"s most common clichés

US Army Photo There are certain phrases military service members hear on the regular, and by regular, we mean they are over-used like crazy. While every workplace has its own cliche b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 30th, 2018

The US military is snapping up the Army"s new sidearm

US Army photo by Lewis Perkins The Army picked a new sidearm in January 2017 and started di.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 30th, 2018

China downsizes military force by 300,000 troops to modernise its defence

The plan to downsize the world's largest army by 300,000 was announced by President Xi Jinping at a parade in 2015.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 29th, 2018

We got inside a US Army Black Hawk helicopter — which does everything from transport medics to command wars

Daniel Brown/Business Insider FORT BLISS, Texas — A sea of military helicopters littered the wind-swept concrete of Biggs Army Airfield, including&nb.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 27th, 2018

Thailand Could Delay Elections After Protests

Thailand’s ruling junta is raising the prospect of delaying elections after weekend protests that saw students demand the army withdraw support for the military-installed government......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 26th, 2018

Thailand Could Delay Elections After Weekend Protests

Thailand’s ruling junta is raising the prospect of delaying elections after weekend protests that saw students demand the army withdraw support for the military-installed government......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 26th, 2018

Why the Modi government should be wary of military men talking politics

The Hindu Mahasabha sought during the freedom struggle to Hinduise the Indian Army by infiltrating it.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 26th, 2018

2.8 Million Hong-Kongers Got A HK$4,000 Cash Handout Today

With Trump signing a record $1.3 trillion spending bill, of which $700 billion is set to go to the military, average Americans are wondering if they will each get some cash, or at least an army tank, from the government. And, if they were resident of .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 23rd, 2018

To avoid shutdown US Senate passes $1.3-trn spending bill, sends it to Prez

The measure boosts military and domestic spending, increases border security, funds infrastructure and student loan projects, and includes provisions to reduce gun violence.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 23rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Congress rushes to approve $1.3 trillion spending bill and avoid shutdown

The bill, which now goes to President Donald Trump for his signature, would lift military spending by $80 billion this year and domestic programs by $63 billion,......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 23rd, 2018

Congress approves $1.3 trillion government funding bill, averting government shutdown

Alex Wong/Getty Images Congress has approved a $1.3 trillion measure bestowing hefty increases on military and domestic programs. It gives President Donald Trump just a nibble of the money he’s wanted to build.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 23rd, 2018

Army Major: "Unmitigated Failure" - Operation Iraqi Freedom, 15 Years Later

Authored by Major Danny Sjursen via, After waging an ill-advised war of choice in Iraq, the U.S. military remains ensnared in Greater Mesopotamia... We were always caught in the middle. We still are. As a young man, a n.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 21st, 2018