Monthly Archives: July 2012

The Chemical Weapons Scam

Originally posted on U.S.:
Syria has threatened to use chemical weapons against foreign militaries that invade the country. And the world is responding with fear. Or at least anxiety. Which is why some of us call chemical weapons “weapons of…

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Blue on Green: A Never Ending Trend

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This weekend brought the sad news that two American and one British civilian advisors were killed by an Afghan policeman, one of the men they were training to take over security in the country. This…

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Shaping the battlespace…

Using the environment, improvisation and expanding the possible for maximum advantage…    

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Mexican Cartels & Public Relations

Timed massacres to fit the news cycle…

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Hire a bodyguard or lead a less aggressive life…

Wisdom from Bruce Lee and his Way of the Intercepting Fist…    

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Victor Bout’s network still operating…

“The former U.N. arms investigator was able to track down the illicit activities of this network led by two main actors who once were Bout’s top lieutenants: Sergey Denisenko and Andrei Kosolapov.” “…the illicit activities took place in Mauritius, an … Continue reading

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The South China Sea: From Bad to Worse

Originally posted on U.S.:
TOKYO – Territorial disputes in the South China Sea are about to get a whole lot worse — and at the worst possible time. Whether the U.S. can avoid being dragged into a shooting match…

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New Air Force Mission: Cyberwar Belongs to Us

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The Wall Street Journal noted last Friday about how the “Pentagon digs in on cyberwar front.” Bit misleading, as it’s really the Air Force that’s desperate to corner that market. You know the general story of Big War…

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A contrasting tale of two police recruitment videos…

From PoliceOne: As compared to:

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The Benefits of Doing Nothing in Mali?

“All things considered, any outside power trying to counter extremists would be best advised to support Tuareg aspirations.” “With the subsequent formation of AFRICOM as a separate “combatant command” in the US military, the rise of AQIM has been, to … Continue reading

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