Tag Archives: Gears of War

US deploys fighter jets to base near Iran

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YnetNews…

The United States military has deployed several F-22 fighter jets to an allied base less than 200 miles (320 km) from Iran, Fox News reported Friday …It claimed the measure is part of routine activity and “security cooperation with regional partners.” Full Report →

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Defiant North Korea begins injecting fuel into rocket

A North Korean scientist looks at a monitor showing the Unha-3 (Milky Way 3) rocket on a launch pad at the West Sea Satellite Launch Site, at the satellite control centre of the Korean Committee of Space Technology on the outskirts of Pyongyang April 11, 2012. Credit: Reuters/Bobby Yip

Reuters…

Impoverished North Korea rejected international protests over its planned long-range rocket launch and said on Wednesday that it was injecting fuel “as we speak”, meaning it could blast off as early as Thursday. Full Report →

Blinded by Beijing: Congressional report highlights U.S. intelligence failures regarding China military buildup

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Washington Free Beacon…

U.S. government and private analysts missed the emergence of significant military developments by China that caught intelligence agencies by surprise, according to a congressional commission report. Full Report →