While China building mockups in the Gobi Desert and blowing them up is nothing new, considering the current escalations it pays to take heed, especially since I made the mistake of judging Russia’s military buildup at Ukraine’s border to be “Saber-Rattling”. Lesson learned! MH Taipei, May 13 (CNA) China appears […]

Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare said Wednesday his government signed a controversial security pact with China “with our eyes open” but refused to say when it may be published. France24Wed, 20 Apr 2022] © Charley Piringi, APThe Chinese national flag flies outside the Chinese Embassy in Honiara, Solomon Islands, […]

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Ukraine having no functioning airstrips: a helicopter flew in and dropped an incendiary on the Russian refinery at Belgorod. No one was injured. The fire was extinguished. Minimal damage. Hardly an issue of any military of even strategic significance. By G Squared The acting Ukraine Administration advised it is not aware […]

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Experts have started to speculate about the causes of a horrifying plane crash that was caught on camera on Monday that showed a China Eastern Airlines Boeing 737-800 crashing vertically into the ground. Flightradar24 released data from the flight that showed the aircraft was cruising at just over 29,000 feet when it […]

Russia has reportedly used hypersonic missiles in combat against Ukraine last week, marking the first known use of the new superweapons in combat by any military. “US officials confirmed to CNN that Russia launched hypersonic missiles against Ukraine last week, the first known use of such missiles in combat,” CNN reported. […]

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The war drums beat louder. You can almost hear the cash registers ringing in high places. Perhaps this ties in with the UK dropping all mandates: Preparing for war with Russia? From The Western Journal: The Russian military will strut its stuff off the Irish coast next month in a […]

Non-Covid news from the MSM. In these days of drones and hypersonic missiles, surely Russia are either A: Employing sabre-rattling distraction, or B: preparing for mopping up in the aftermath? Martin Three thousand Russian troops began live-fire exercises with hardware including tanks in western Russia on Tuesday, including in areas […]

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“We are all just monkeys with money and guns” Tom Waits. Gary King: “Hello, I am a robot.” Reverend Green: “It means slave. And believe me, they are not slaves”. World’s End. Somebody has strapped a sniper rifle to the back of a quadrupedal robot dog. An image shared on Twitter by military robot maker […]