Owl: The Saker on New Weapons, New Tactics that US Military Cannot Handle Right Now….

Military, Peace Intelligence
Who? Who?

New Weapons and the New Tactics Which They Make Possible: Three Examples

Sophisticated drones are a major threat to every military out there, though Russia has developed truly effective (including cost-effective, which is absolutely crucial, more about that later) anti-drone capabilities.

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CounterPunch: Silencing Our Veterans

Cultural Intelligence, Ethics, Military, Peace Intelligence

Silencing Our Veterans: a Bridge Too Far

In their letter to APA representatives, these operational psychologists suggest that this VFP member is likely a war criminal, and they call for changes to APA’s programming policies to make sure that similar participants never appear at future conventions. These are over-the-top tactics. But they suit a group that has seemingly taken to heart the informal motto of the CIA: “Admit nothing. Deny everything. Make counteraccusations.”

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Robert Steele: Does the Presidential Order on Financial Sanctions Against Those Promoting Terrorism Apply to Israel and Saudi Arabia?

04 Inter-State Conflict, 05 Civil War, 07 Other Atrocities, 09 Terrorism, 10 Transnational Crime, Corruption, Government, IO Deeds of War, Law Enforcement, Military, Officers Call, Peace Intelligence

Does the Presidential Order on Financial Sanctions Against Those Promoting Terrorism Apply to Israel and Saudi Arabia?

Statement from President Donald J. Trump Regarding Modernizing and Expanding Sanctions to Combat Terrorism

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Veterans Today: Does the Presidential Order on Financial Sanctions Against Those Promoting Terrorism Apply to Israel and Saudi Arabia?

04 Inter-State Conflict, 05 Civil War, 07 Other Atrocities, 08 Wild Cards, 09 Terrorism, 10 Transnational Crime, Corruption, Government, IO Deeds of War, Law Enforcement, Military, Officers Call, Peace Intelligence

Does the Presidential Order on Financial Sanctions Against Those Promoting Terrorism Apply to Israel and Saudi Arabia?

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Berto Jongman: Matt Taibbi on Pentagon Idiocy — Control the News? Seriously?

Idiocy, Military
Berto Jongman

The Pentagon Wants More Control Over the News. What Could Go Wrong?

The Pentagon is using a moral panic over “fake news” to gain influence over the domestic news landscape

If there’s a worse idea than the Pentagon becoming Editor-in-Chief of America, I can’t remember it. But we’re getting there.

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Thierry Meyssan: Will Donald Trump Bring Peace?

01 Poverty, 04 Inter-State Conflict, 05 Civil War, 06 Genocide, 07 Other Atrocities, 09 Terrorism, 10 Transnational Crime, Ethics, Government, IO Deeds of Peace, Military

Will Donald Trump Bring Peace?

After two and a half years in power, President Donald Trump is about to impose his views on the Pentagon. The one who put an end to Daesh’s “Sunnistan” plan is to end the Rumsfeld / Cebrowski doctrine of destroying state structures in the wider Middle East. If it succeeds, peace will return to the region as well as to the Caribbean Basin. However, the peoples who have survived military imperialism will still have to fight for their economic sovereignty.

Betty Boop: Pentagon Paid $540M for Fake Terrorist Videos — Tell Me This Is Not So!

04 Education, 07 Other Atrocities, 09 Terrorism, 10 Transnational Crime, 11 Society, Corruption, Government, IO Deeds of War, IO Impotency, Military, Officers Call, Peace Intelligence

Pentagon Paid $540mn to PR firm Bell Pottinger to Produce Fake Terrorist Videos

This dodgy contract was signed off by White House and the General David “The Surge” Petraeus, which is particularly interesting when considering that the firm was also paid to created fake Al-Qaeda propaganda videos, which were then planted by the military in homes they raided.