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