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Putin predicted ‘Uncontained Hyper Use of Military Force’ by NATO a...

Jim W. Dean - If Trump keeps this "rule by executive order" binge going, he could become the most sued president in history during their first 100 days.

Trump’s military, trade threats against China just an ’act’

US President Donald Trump’s threats of a military or trade war with China are just and “act” and part of his “negotiation” process, says...

Syrian Army warns Israel it will respond after military airport bombed...

Syrian state news agency SANA says Israeli jets have bombed the Mezzeh military airport west of Damascus, accusing Tel Aviv of supporting terrorism.

Russia rules out explosion on board crashed military plane

Jim W. Dean - The focus now is the black box comment on the cockpit tape of a flap problem, but where it is acknowledged could still be a sabotage issue.

What will be the future military policy of the Trump administration...

by Valentin Vasilescu for VT If the military policy of the Trump administration is foreseeable in the fight against the Islamists and the deployment of...

Israeli rockets strike Damascus military air base, Presidential Palace

A Syrian military source has said Israeli rockets hit an air base near Damascus. No casualties have been reported, however. Reuters reports the Israeli rockets...

Should the military overthrow Trump?

American democracy is already on life support. A coup against Trump would put it out of its misery.

Russian military calls on UN chemical weapons watchdog to send experts...

The Russian Defense Ministry has addressed the UN body devoted to monitoring the use of chemical weapons, asking it to send a mission to...

Russia demands Washington explain after reports say US military hacked into...

Jim W. Dean - This is all a dangerous game, all the more so because the US would probably do a cyber attack on itself, with more than a little damage, to assure public support for a major cyber counter attack.

Overweight Military: Obesity Rates Rise for US Service Members

Obesity in the US military has become an issue following a 73% spike in the number of overweight service members in just five years....

Russian mechanized infantry unit arrives in Pakistan for joint military drills

A mechanized infantry unit of the Russian Southern Military Command has arrived in Pakistan to take part in the first ever joint military drills dubbed Friendship-2016, the Southern Military Command’s press service told journalist on Friday.

Turkey military pushing south after bombing northern Syria

Jim W. Dean - We see Turkey taking advantage of the ceasefire chaos in Syria to concentrate on its wish list, pushing the Kurds away from the border areas and establishing a VERY deep buffer zone, and a defacto occupation of Syrian territory.

NEO – Who Runs America’s Military, Surely Not Obama

Jim W. Dean - Gordon gives us another one of his classic retrospectives, a short synopsis of what happened back then and why it matters now, as few can do. It is easier to do when you have been there and done the heavy lifting.

Italian military invites Iran Navy to Italy waters

An Italian military delegation has traveled to Iran to discuss the enhancement of bilateral military ties, and has invited Iranian naval groups to visit Italy’s territorial waters.

Boston Hosts Secretive Military Drills With US Defense Department

Throughout the week, the city of Boston has been hosting Homeland Security training exercises that include helicopters flying extremely close to buildings, but police...

China builds military installation near disputed islands

Jim W. Dean - The rational way to handle this some kind of sharing program on the natural resources. But China, with its huge population is not about to end up on the short end of the stick.

Turkey considering military ties with Russia as NATO shows unwillingness to...

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has lashed out at NATO, saying the alliance is not fully cooperating with Ankara. In an interview with Sputnik,...

Syrian, Russian Air Forces Conduct 200 Air Raids on Terrorists’ Military...

The Syrian and Russian fighter jets conducted 200 airstrikes against the military positions and gathering centers of the terrorist groups in the Southwestern part of Aleppo over past 24 hours.

Iran-backed Shiite forces in Iraq now estimated at 100,000 – US...

https://www.veteranstoday.com/2016/08/10/when-militia-turns-into-army-iranian-control-of-iraqs-shiite-hashd-militia-will-lead-to-annexation/ Iran-backed Shiite fighters in Iraq now number up to 100,000 fighters, the first-known estimate of their size, according to the US military. It was...

Erdogan announces sweeping overhaul of the Turkish military

Jim W. Dean - The US is definitely in the cross hairs and the thinly veiled accusations are increasing, with this past week's Turkish claim of not only CIA but FBI "assistance and training" with some of the coup plotters close to the Gulen group.

US military aircraft landed on Russian airfield: Pentagon

  The Pentagon says a US military aircraft has had an emergency landing in a Russian airstrip near the Chinese border because of landing gear...

Turkish military vows to ‘severely’ punish coup soldiers

Jim W. Dean - It looks like the military will take the lead now on punishing its own, taking the political bite out of it somewhat for Erdogan. And the civilian courts will be busy for years with the big sweep they are doing.

Turkish Intelligence Knew Military Coup Would be Carried Out in Advance

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Media reports emerged that an uncovered plot forced the faction to move the coup's date — initially it had been planned to be carried...

Kurdish Press: US-KRG military deal ‘unconstitutional’ claim Baghdad MPs

After the United States signed a military memorandum of understanding with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) last week, some Iraqi MPs have considered the move a violation of the sovereignty of Iraq and have asked the Iraqi government to take a stance against the deal.

Coup Collapsing, Erdogan Returns to Istanbul

“Turkish Armed Forces have completely taken over the administration of the country to reinstate constitutional order, human rights and freedoms, the rule of law and the general security that was damaged,” the military said in a statement.

 Turkey & Russia Prospects for Military Cooperation

On Monday, Turkish media reported that Ankara might allow Russia to use the Incirlik Airbase for the common fight against Daesh. The Turkish Foreign...

Russia Sends more Military Hardware to Syrian Armed Forces

TEHRAN (FNA)- A huge cargo vessel of Russia, carrying a large volume of arms, ammunition and other advanced types of military equipment for the...

Post: Obama proposes new military partnership with Russia in Syria

By Josh Rogin June 30 The Obama administration has proposed a new agreement on Syria to the Russian government that would deepen military cooperation between...

Putin orders to destroy any targets that threaten Russian military in...

"I order to act very tough. Any targets that threaten Russian forces or our infrastructure on the ground should be immediately destroyed," Putin told a session of the Defense Ministry’s collegium.

After Syria, Russia to provide military help to Lebanon?

Lebanon asked Russia to help the armed forces of the country to combat terrorism. The Lebanese army shows daily resistance to the onslaught of Islamic State and Jabhat en-Nusra terrorists (the organization are banned in Russia), Minister of Finance of the Republic of Lebanon, Ali Khalil, said during a meeting with Chairman of the Federation Council's Committee for International Affairs, Konstantin Kosachev.

Pravda: Russia to declassify all information about US military space satellites

Russia plans to expose the catalogue of near-Earth objects, a member of the Russian delegation at the 59th session of the UN Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space for Peaceful Purposes, Victor Shilin said.

Iran: US Delaying Kurd’s Military Operations in Raqqa to Save ISIL

A senior Syrian military expert said Washington is trying to save the Takfiri terrorists in Raqqa province by delaying the Kurdish forces' military operations against the terrorist groups there.

Russians Report on American “Military Collapse”

Jim W. Dean - This is a good article to read not because of its validity, but because it is a window into the NeoCon strategy of pumping the US military up to Cold War levels when it is vastly superior to anything out there.

UK military has no idea whether its £3bn spy plane was...

A US Navy commander, who worked with a top-secret spy plane being purchased by the UK, went on trial on Tuesday accused of espionage – yet the British military tells RT it has no idea whether the P-8A Poseidon aircraft has been compromised.

Military Source: Most Salafis Fighting in Syria Come from Afghanistan

Most Salafi rebels fighting in Syria are Afghan nationals infiltrating Syria via the borders with Iraq, a senior Syrian military source revealed on Saturday.

Military Humor, Ukraine’s New Weaponry

In recent years the Ukrainian military-industrial complex has cranked out a number of bizarre-looking contraptions in an apparent attempt to turn the tide of the ongoing conflict in the country’s southeastern regions.

Russian military in Syria fired at Israeli air force aircraft twice,...

Russian military forces deployed to Syria reportedly fired upon Israeli aircraft on at least two occasions over the past six months leading to the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seeking to enhance coordination mechanisms.