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by Drumboy44
Sat Aug 18, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: China's PLA holds high altitude drill in Tibet
Replies: 3
Views: 357

Re: China's PLA holds high altitude drill in Tibet

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by Drumboy44
Sat Aug 18, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Iran says navy mounts new defense system on warship
Replies: 0
Views: 132

Iran says navy mounts new defense system on warship

Iran's navy has mounted a locally built advanced defensive weapons system on one of its warships for the first time, the Iranian navy chief was quoted as saying on Saturday, as tensions mount with the U.S. military in the Gulf. Iran’s Revolutionary Guards confirmed earlier this month it held war gam...
by Drumboy44
Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Sea Of Troubles: Sea of Azov Emerging As 'Tinderbox' In Russia-Ukraine Conflict
Replies: 0
Views: 791

Sea Of Troubles: Sea of Azov Emerging As 'Tinderbox' In Russia-Ukraine Conflict

This thread continued from: Russia enhances its military presence in the Sea of Azov http://www.defconwarningsystem.com/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=12190 One recent summer morning, four Ukrainian Sea Guards peered out from a speeding patrol boat nicknamed Little Boy. Bubbly pop hits from the 1990s bl...
by Drumboy44
Tue Aug 07, 2018 3:35 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Saudi arabia : Yemen attacks
Replies: 1
Views: 216

Re: Saudi arabia : Yemen attacks

Last week Saudi-led coalition forces reportedly destroyed several sites used by Houthi rebels to launch missiles at Saudi Arabia.

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by Drumboy44
Tue Aug 07, 2018 3:31 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Russia enhances its military presence in the Sea of Azov
Replies: 15
Views: 3240

Re: Russia enhances its military presence in the Sea of Azov

The critical situation with Russia's blockade of the Azov Sea is aggravated. Now the traffic is blocked by 28 ships. At the exit to the Black Sea blocked 18 ships: 2 Waiting for passage for more than 6 days 5-5 days 2-4 days at the entrance to the Azov blocked 10 ships: 3-OK. 6 Days https://pbs.twi...
by Drumboy44
Tue Aug 07, 2018 3:29 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Russia enhances its military presence in the Sea of Azov
Replies: 15
Views: 3240

Re: Russia enhances its military presence in the Sea of Azov

UK military expert, Col. (Rtd) Glen Grant says the already critical situation in the southern part of Ukraine will further deteriorate if the government fails to take unambiguous steps to protect the country's sovereignty and territorial integrity. As of today, military-political situation in the Az...
by Drumboy44
Sat Aug 04, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: An Ancient River in Syria Sections Off a Modern War
Replies: 0
Views: 254

An Ancient River in Syria Sections Off a Modern War

On the eastern bank of the Euphrates River, Kurdish militiamen aligned with American troops burrow into sandbagged positions and eye their foes across the water. On the other side, Arab rebels backed by Turkey shoot at anyone who nears the river. For millenniums, the Euphrates has given farmers in t...
by Drumboy44
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:09 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Iran Ramps Up Support to Taliban in Western Afghanistan
Replies: 0
Views: 144

Iran Ramps Up Support to Taliban in Western Afghanistan

During an official visit to Iran in May, Tariq Shah Bahrami, Afghanistan’s defense minister, received assurances that Tehran was fully committed to helping Kabul fight terrorism. It was a welcome guarantee, coming as Afghan forces faced a fresh onslaught from the Taliban, which typically mounts an a...
by Drumboy44
Tue Jul 31, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Japan withdraws PAC-3 missile interceptors as North Korea-related tensions ease
Replies: 0
Views: 587

Japan withdraws PAC-3 missile interceptors as North Korea-related tensions ease

The Japanese Ministry of Defence (MoD) has withdrawn the Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) air defence systems that had been deployed at five prefectures across the country since August 2017 to counter the threat posed by North Korean missile launches. The MoD removed the PAC-3 systems from Hokk...
by Drumboy44
Tue Jul 31, 2018 4:52 am
Forum: Geopolitical Events
Topic: U.S. cuts staff in Cuba & China over mysterious injuries, warns travelers
Replies: 8
Views: 1566

Re: U.S. cuts staff in Cuba & China over mysterious injuries, warns travelers

Acting Assistant Secretary for Western Hemisphere Affairs Francisco Palmieri, Acting Deputy Under Secretary for Management William Todd and Assistant Secretary for Diplomatic Security Michael Evanoff traveled to Havana to "visit embassy personnel in light of new health attacks against US diplomats a...