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by RiffRaff
Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: India launch of anti-satellite missile
Replies: 3
Views: 289

Re: India launch of anti-satellite missile

PM Modi now using the success of this ASAT test politically:

"Pakistan and its supporters have been threatening us for long with its nuclear capability but the IAF called its bluff with its strikes."

https://twitter.com/beepdelete/status/1 ... 9225717761
by RiffRaff
Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Russia threatens Kyiv with war if Ukrainian ships attempt to pass through the Kerch Strait
Replies: 5
Views: 545

Re: Russia threatens Kyiv with war if Ukrainian ships attempt to pass through the Kerch Strait

Response from Ukraine or NATO? https://www.majorcadailybulletin.com/news/local/2019/04/10/55121/giant-heading-for-palma.html :lol: how many sub's this thing have with it and what are their capabilities? given what it is loaded up with(to the teeth with hardware and personnel) and given the current ...
by RiffRaff
Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:50 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: March 25, 2019 Gaza / Israel Clash
Replies: 18
Views: 1357

Re: March 25, 2019 Gaza / Israel Clash

Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails and prisons have begun a full food/water strike. Should prisoners start dying or critically getting ill (2 PIJ prisoners are already critically ill) the chance of rockets and border attacks will go up. The strike was scheduled to begin on Sunday but was held o...
by RiffRaff
Tue Apr 09, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Japan F-35A jets disappeared from radar
Replies: 8
Views: 703

Re: Japan F-35A jets disappeared from radar

How, exactly, does a STEALTH plane "disappear" from radar? I thought it disappearing from radar was the whole point?
by RiffRaff
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:26 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: US labels Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard Corps a 'terror group'
Replies: 2
Views: 301

Re: US labels Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard Corps a 'terror group'

In other news, President Trump and President Rouhani Tweeting "Neener neener neener!" to each other. :roll:

JFC, can we get some rational, mature adults in global leadership positions, please?
by RiffRaff
Sun Apr 07, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: DRPk 31 march
Replies: 18
Views: 1218

Re: DRPk 31 march

"Let's see how it works out" with the #DPRK, says @POTUS, again noting he has a great relationship with Kim Jong Un but he had to walk away from the deal. https://t.co/uNpe4vrwWy Talk is that North Korea walked away when the US presented them a demand to turn over all their nuclear weapons. That's ...
by RiffRaff
Fri Apr 05, 2019 1:25 am
Forum: Suggestions and Comments
Topic: DEFCON Desktop Linux app (UNOFFICIAL)
Replies: 22
Views: 1309

Re: DEFCON Desktop Linux app (UNOFFICIAL)

DEFCONWarningSystem wrote:
Wed Apr 03, 2019 4:42 am
Have you tried making your own code file, like test.dat, and having your app poll that? That way you can test it to your heart's content.

As of now, there are no further System tests planned.
That would be extremely helpful...
by RiffRaff
Tue Apr 02, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Comments
Topic: DEFCON Desktop Linux app (UNOFFICIAL)
Replies: 22
Views: 1309

Re: DEFCON Desktop Linux app (UNOFFICIAL)

Okay, installed. I'll let you know how it goes.
by RiffRaff
Mon Apr 01, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: Defense Development
Topic: Interesting article on Russia’s S-400 system.
Replies: 3
Views: 327

Re: Interesting article on Russia’s S-400 system.

Seems accidents at sea make for good cover if true. Key component of Russian S-400 system enabling them to track and engage US F-22’s and 35 were damaged in a storm off the coast of England. Therefore making this S-400 system non-effective against US stealth. Thwarting Chines efforts to neutralize ...