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by Drumboy44
Thu May 09, 2019 8:34 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: North Korea fires unidentified projectiles
Replies: 6
Views: 993

North Korea fires unidentified projectiles

North Korea fired unidentified projectiles from an area where one of its missile bases is located Thursday, just five days after launching a barrage of projectiles into the East Sea, South Korea's military said. The projectiles were fired from the Sino-ri area, in an easterly direction, around 4:30...
by Drumboy44
Tue May 07, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: US Deploying Abraham Lincoln & Bomber Task Force To CENTCOM
Replies: 48
Views: 5116

Re: US Deploying Abraham Lincoln & Bomber Task Force To CENTCOM

Intelligence showing that Iran is likely moving short-range ballistic missiles aboard boats in the Persian Gulf was one of the critical reasons the US decided to move an aircraft carrier strike group and B-52 bombers into the region, according to several US officials with direct knowledge of the sit...
by Drumboy44
Sat May 04, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: China on faster pace to develop nuclear triad, according to Pentagon
Replies: 0
Views: 201

China on faster pace to develop nuclear triad, according to Pentagon

Thanks to an accelerated development of its Jin-class nuclear ballistic missile submarine (SSBN) fleet, China is closer to creating a nuclear triad force than had been previously believed, according to the Pentagon and defence analysts. "We're certainly tracking what they're doing with ballistic-car...
by Drumboy44
Tue Apr 23, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Putin watched the launch of the special-purpose submarine "Belgorod"
Replies: 0
Views: 166

Putin watched the launch of the special-purpose submarine "Belgorod"

Russian President Vladimir Putin took part in the ceremony of launching the nuclear submarine Belgorod in the tele-bridge mode with Severodvinsk from the site at the St. Petersburg shipyard in St. Petersburg, the Interfax correspondent reports from the ceremony at the St. Petersburg shipyard The nu...
by Drumboy44
Sun Apr 21, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: CIA Offers Proof Huawei Has Been Funded By China's Military And Intelligence
Replies: 1
Views: 1050

CIA Offers Proof Huawei Has Been Funded By China's Military And Intelligence

In the battle between Washington and Huawei, there has long been the taunt from Shenzhen that U.S. officials have failed to produce any evidence of actual collusion between the telecom equipment giant and the Chinese state. Has that now changed? On Saturday, the Times reported that such evidence exi...
by Drumboy44
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Revealed: The U.S. military's 36 code-named operations in Africa
Replies: 1
Views: 308

Revealed: The U.S. military's 36 code-named operations in Africa

Many Americans first became aware of U.S. military operations in Africa in October 2017, after the Islamic State ambushed American troops near Tongo Tongo, Niger, killing four U.S. soldiers and wounding two others. Just after the attack, U.S. Africa Command said U.S. troops were providing “advice an...
by Drumboy44
Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:32 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: DRPk 31 march
Replies: 21
Views: 1622

Re: DRPk 31 march

U.S. Air Force deploys specializing ballistic missile tracking/reconnaissance aircraft to Korean theater The U.S. Air Force reportedly deployed a reconnaissance aircraft, known as RC-135S Cobra Ball, that specializes in tracking ballistic missiles in the west coast of the Korean Peninsula on Monday...
by Drumboy44
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: DRPk 31 march
Replies: 21
Views: 1622

Re: DRPk 31 march

Russia prepares for the first summit of North Korea's supreme leader, Kim Jong Un, with Russian President Vladimir Putin, setting the stage for consultations between long-time allies after the breakdown of dialogues on Kim's nuclear issues with the US Russian officials told a South Korean diplomati...
by Drumboy44
Tue Apr 16, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: DRPk 31 march
Replies: 21
Views: 1622

Re: DRPk 31 march

U.S. Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun will travel to Russia this week for talks on dismantling North Korea's nuclear weapons program.

https://m-en.yna.co.kr/view/AEN20190417000251315
by Drumboy44
Tue Apr 16, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Notre Dame Cathedral In Paris On Fire
Replies: 5
Views: 359

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Notre Dame Cathedral In Paris On Fire

DirtyDevil69 wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2019 11:57 am
Heard at work they think its either arson or it was caused by the renovations. Bit of a gap between the two eh?
Heard it was an accident. One hell of an accident.