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Forum: Global Issues & Threats 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 73
Views: 79,030
Posted By AdamG
Imagine all the fun Beijing's operatives can have...

Imagine all the fun Beijing's operatives can have staging out of this place.



https://qz.com/1214009/new-yorks-waldorf-astoria-is-now-controlled-by-the-chinese-government/
Forum: Global Issues & Threats 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 252
Views: 129,932
Posted By AdamG
From January 2018 ...

From January 2018



https://www.navyrecognition.com/index.php/news/defence-news/2018/january-2018-navy-naval-defense-news/5861-shipyard-in-northwest-russia-to-start-building-lhd-in-2020.html
...
Forum: Middle East 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 80
Posted By AdamG
Tale of Two Mistrals - Egyptian Naval assets in the Med

The two French-built Russian-destinated helicopter carriers have been touched upon in several threads, but recent events invite a more focused look.

To recap, from September 2015
...
Forum: Equipment & Capabilities 1 Day Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 56,909
Posted By AdamG
Someone sounds like their shivering at the howling wolves

https://www.defensenews.com/smr/munich-security-forum/2018/02/16/german-defense-chief-denounces-trump-era-focus-on-militarism/


From January 31st -

https://news.usni.org/2018/01/31/31041
Forum: Politics In the Rear 1 Day Ago
Replies: 55
Views: 50,131
Posted By AdamG
Media pearl-clutching at it's finest.

:rolleyes:

http://www.newsweek.com/us-navy-sends-two-warships-black-sea-risking-russias-anger-814785
Forum: The Whole News 2 Days Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 37,570
Posted By AdamG
https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/in-iraq-hezbo...

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/in-iraq-hezbollah’s-got-us-tanks-and-washington-wants-them-back/ar-BBJmgTV

And yet Pax Americana still hasn't supplied their Kurd allies with a Battalion's...
Forum: Media, Information & Cyber Warriors 2 Days Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 298
Posted By AdamG
Top experts warn against 'malicious use' of Artificial Intelligence

https://www.yahoo.com/news/top-experts-warn-against-malicious-ai-014639573.html

https://i.ytimg.com/vi/t6WQfTHg1o4/hqdefault.jpg
Forum: Law Enforcement 3 Days Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 48,270
Posted By AdamG
Facts are Pesky Things

[Props to the Agents who did the statistical collations]

In 64 incidents (40.0%), the shooters committed suicide; 54 shooters did so at the scene of the crime.

"Of the 160 incidents, at least...
Forum: Intelligence 3 Days Ago
Replies: 37
Views: 33,837
Posted By AdamG
More manipulations

Tangential technology due to inevitably intersect this topic.

Fake videos are on the rise. As they become more realistic, seeing shouldn't always be believing





Note: soft paywall...
Forum: PMCs and Entrepreneurs 4 Days Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 395
Posted By AdamG
Deniability and De-Escalation: Russia's Use of Military Contractors

https://www.thecipherbrief.com/deniability-de-escalation-russias-use-military-contractors-proxy-wars
Forum: Historians 4 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 414
Posted By AdamG
Soviet Military Deception in the Second World War

Given that the Kremlin's shenanigans are reaching a boil (again), figured that it'd be timely to spot-light David Glantz's book for the historical perspective.

Excerpts viewable on Googlebooks...
Forum: Middle East 4 Days Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 4,058
Posted By AdamG
https://www.bloomberg.com/amp/news/articles/2018-0...

https://www.bloomberg.com/amp/news/articles/2018-02-13/u-s-strikes-said-to-kill-scores-of-russian-fighters-in-syria

There are a ton of googlehits for Maskirovka, but this is a decent starting...
Forum: Law Enforcement 5 Days Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 48,270
Posted By AdamG
For anyone inclined to call for more legislation,...

For anyone inclined to call for more legislation, feel free to explain how that would help if the current laws aren't enforced.

More damage control, after the bull has left the barn. From 12 FEB...
Forum: Law Enforcement 5 Days Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 48,270
Posted By AdamG
Twice, within four months. Those Agents who...

Twice, within four months. Those Agents who failed to do their duties (and embarrassed the Agency) should be revealed to the public.



...
Forum: Middle East 5 Days Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 4,058
Posted By AdamG
via ...

via
https://www.timesofisrael.com/russian-mercenaries-a-discrete-weapon-in-syria/
Forum: Middle East 5 Days Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 4,058
Posted By AdamG
An assessment currently making the rounds on...

An assessment currently making the rounds on social media, but without source citations it's just well-written RUMINT.

Should anyone be able to connect the bullet points with sources, feel free...
Forum: Africa 5 Days Ago
Replies: 54
Views: 29,650
Posted By AdamG
Complete Charlie Foxtrot. ...

Complete
Charlie
Foxtrot.




https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/02/17/world/africa/niger-ambush-american-soldiers.html
Forum: Asia-Pacific 5 Days Ago
Replies: 110
Views: 135,063
Posted By AdamG
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-02-18/ship-crew-re...

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-02-18/ship-crew-repels-pirates-using-medieval-siege-techniques/9459238
Forum: Global Issues & Threats 6 Days Ago
Replies: 73
Views: 79,030
Posted By AdamG
Article touches on five categories. 1. An...

Article touches on five categories.
1. An electromagnetic railgun
2. High-tech warships
3. Familiar fighter jets
4. A hypersonic glide vehicle
5. Artificial Intelligence
...
Forum: Intelligence 6 Days Ago
Replies: 37
Views: 33,837
Posted By AdamG
Real-world case example, 'Source Hacking'

Straight out of a Hollywood script (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wag_the_Dog)



Money shot.


https://www.politico.com/story/2018/02/16/florida-shooting-white-nationalists-415672?cid=apn
Forum: Law Enforcement 1 Week Ago
Replies: 36
Views: 10,760
Posted By AdamG
"Under the full moon the small ones will know terror."

https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Mayor-de-Blasio-NYPD-FBI-Significant-Investigation-New-York-City-474227893.html
Forum: Politics In the Rear 1 Week Ago
Replies: 55
Views: 50,131
Posted By AdamG
https://www.c4isrnet.com/it-networks/2018/02/07/na...

https://www.c4isrnet.com/it-networks/2018/02/07/navys-new-weapon-of-choice-information/



...
Forum: Media, Information & Cyber Warriors 1 Week Ago
Replies: 105
Views: 96,207
Posted By AdamG
Dodged a cyber bullet here

https://www.cnet.com/news/huawei-zte-fbi-chris-wray-nsa/
Forum: Adversary / Threat 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 26,592
Posted By AdamG
Russia and China are developing 'destructive'...

Russia and China are developing 'destructive' space weapons, US intelligence warns
https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/14/russia-china-developing-destructive-space-weapons-us-intelligence.html
Forum: Middle East 1 Week Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 4,058
Posted By AdamG
Inconvenient truths? ...

Inconvenient truths?



https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/13/world/europe/russia-syria-dead.html
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