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by bevans13
Sun Oct 16, 2016 9:14 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Philipines cuts military ties with United states
Replies: 29
Views: 7465

Re: Philipines cuts military ties with United states

We still have Taiwan and South Korea, and to.a lesser extent Vietnam. The Philippines is a big blow.
The next President is going to have their plate full with foreign issues.
by bevans13
Sun Oct 16, 2016 12:35 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: USS Mason Fired on for Third Time This Month
Replies: 22
Views: 6598

Re: USS Mason Fired on for Third Time This Month

What I do not understand is that if the rebels are the ones shooting at our destroyer, why would they release two Americans?
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/worl ... /92151086/
by bevans13
Thu Oct 13, 2016 1:33 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Russian General Thread, 10-12-16
Replies: 157
Views: 31475

Re: Russian General Thread, 10-12-16

October 19 is the next scheduled crew change of the International Space Station. The next crew includes NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough who has a distinguish Army career. Traditionally even during the worst relations US and Russian space programs continue to work together. If all goes as planned then...
by bevans13
Tue Oct 04, 2016 9:02 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: US to consider attacking Assad's forces
Replies: 35
Views: 8665

US to consider attacking Assad's forces

U.S. military strikes against the Assad regime will be back on the table Wednesday at the White House, when top national security officials in the Obama administration are set to discuss options for the way forward in Syria. But there’s little prospect President Obama will ultimately approve them. T...
by bevans13
Tue Oct 04, 2016 1:06 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Russia to hold civil defence drill with the participation of 40 million people
Replies: 93
Views: 19698

Re: Russia to hold civil defence drill with the participation of 40 million people

The United States just completed its month long Preparathon, encouraging exercises and disaster preparedness. Maybe less organized than the Russian version, but the Russian exercise may have the same goals, general preparedness.
by bevans13
Tue Oct 04, 2016 12:11 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Russia warns US not to attack Syrian regime
Replies: 5
Views: 2181

Re: Russia warns US not to attack Syrian regime

Russian embassy in Damascus comes under motar fire, no injuries What are the odds the Russians will say " these motars are of American design, the US provided to its army if terrorists.", then use that as an excuse to relentlessly attack our rebels? Really surprised the Syrian government has not giv...
by bevans13
Sat Oct 01, 2016 2:31 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Moscow municipality says all underground facilities to accommodate population of the city are ready.
Replies: 28
Views: 6354

Re: Moscow municipality says all underground facilities to accommodate population of the city are ready.

Missing the big picture, regardless if this is real or state sponsored propaganda, in either case this is serious. Why bring this up now? They are sending a message both to their citizens and to us. The message is if the United States keeps pushing we are ready to protect our citizens from nuclear a...
by bevans13
Fri Sep 23, 2016 9:14 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Syria announces new offensive, diplomats fail to renew truce
Replies: 35
Views: 7566

Re: Syria announces new offensive, diplomats fail to renew truce

Realistically Russia has given the US the middle finger held up high. Russia has stopped pretending that we are partners. Russia wants Aleppo vacated, this campaign is about driving civilians out of the city, no matter the cost.
by bevans13
Wed Sep 07, 2016 12:35 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: 7 Iranian boats came after U.S. ship in the Persian Gulf
Replies: 12
Views: 2655

Re: 7 Iranian boats came after U.S. ship in the Persian Gulf

I think our ships should just stay on their course, if they hit an Iranian boat they hit a boat. Iran wants a fight because they think.Russia will protect them.
by bevans13
Wed Aug 31, 2016 12:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: US military serviceman visit front line Donbas / seperately Russian fighters put on 2 minute alert
Replies: 7
Views: 1622

US military serviceman visit front line Donbas / seperately Russian fighters put on 2 minute alert

Russian aircraft near the Ukrainian border have but put on 2 minute readiness alert as part of another Russian snap exercise Russian planes near Ukraine's borders have been brought into a state of a two-minute readiness, as reported to UNIAN by the Russian Defense Ministry. According to this informa...