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The Pentagon has banned troops in Syria from wearing Kurdish militia...

Last week I reported that US forces in Iraq had been spotted wearing Kurdish insignia and how the US had brushed off the criticism by trotting out the same old rhetoric about the troops only being there as 'advisors' and therefore it was perfectly natural for them to wear foreign insignia in order to blend in.

Pentagon bought drones that failed their tests for commandos – report

The popular small reconnaissance drone RQ-20A Puma failed Special Operations Command tests, but the Pentagon still bought 41 of them for SOCOM nevertheless, an inspector general’s report revealed.

Pentagon: US, Russia, India driving China’s nuclear modernisation

Pentagon said China's nuclear weapons policy prioritises maintaining a nuclear force able to survive an attack and to respond with sufficient strength to inflict unacceptable damage on an enemy

Pentagon Shocked: Russia Developing Planes ‘Faster Than Anticipated’

Jim W. Dean - Russia can actually AFFORD its own new weapons systems. It does not need the huge numbers that we do because we have bases everywhere that require constant threat hyping for funding.

‘Aggressive simulated attack’: Pentagon decries Russian jets zooming over USS Donald...

Jim W. Dean - "Methinks she doth protest too much" from Shakespeare's Hamlet comes to mind over the buzzing incident by unarmed Russian planes with the USS Donald Cook, 70 kms from the Russian base at Kaliningrad.

Are the CIA and Pentagon fighting a proxy civil war in...

... by  Ian Greenhalgh In recent fighting around Aleppo, we have seen a CIA-backed militia engaged against a Pentagon-backed militia. You really can't make this...

Pentagon hypes the Russian bear threat once again

Jim W. Dean - This is a hyped story, sending one armored brigade back to Europe to defend against a Russian army that is never coming. It is all part of the new Russian bogeyman con.

Guardian: Isis second in command killed in US raid in Syria,...

  David Smith in Washington and Spencer Ackerman in New York The Islamic State group’s second-in-command has been killed in a US raid in Syria, defence...

Has a major nuclear confrontation between Russia and NATO been thwarted?

Preston James - Sophisticated efforts to use proxy mercenaries sheep-dipped as ISIS appear to be failing because they have been exposed. VT has played a key role in this exposure. Can we all sleep a little better tonight?

Pentagon considering arsenal plane program to assist less-armed stealth planes

A semi-secret Pentagon plan to convert old war planes into “flying launchpads” or “arsenal planes” to aid stealthier, less weapons-capable planes was mentioned by Defense Secretary Ash Carter in a speech outlining a $583 billion military budget for 2017.

Pentagon Whores, the film, VT Lesson of the Week

The Pentagon Wars movie for SDM5002 Systems Engineering assignment.

F-35 fighter jet remains plagued by ‘deficiencies’: Pentagon

Jim W. Dean - Yes, I know this is an old story, but with an important new twist in that the continued deficiencies of the F-35 are detailed by the Pentagon's own testing expert.

Stupid Is as Stupid Does, Pentagon Plans Laser Drone Defense

The Pentagon's Missile Defense System is working on plans to develop a high-altitude, long-endurance drone armed with a compact, electrically powered laser capable of...

NEO – America’s Military: They Simply Can’t be Trusted

If you ask someone in the Pentagon when Russia invaded Ukraine and how many tank divisions are there, waiting to attack Western Europe, they will take out their phones and show you photos of the Russian tanks -- photos long proven to have been a decade old, long exposed as a hoax.

Breaking: Two US Navy boats in Iranian custody Released with Crews...

Iran on Wednesday released the 10 US marines that it had detained after their trespassing of its territorial waters in the Persian Gulf.

Rogue Pentagon Officials Thwart White House Efforts to Close Guantanamo

An investigation has revealed the tactics used by Pentagon officials to prevent the transferal or freeing of prisoners from Guantanamo, despite the wishes of the...

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