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More Russian Lies: CAF on Reported “Instructors” in Eastern Ukraine: They’re Not Ours


Tidbits from Both Sides of the Fight CAF on Reported “Instructors” in Eastern Ukraine: They’re Not Ours The Russian military TV network says Canadian and U.S. “instructors” are close to the line between Ukrainian forces and Russian-supported separatists in eastern Ukraine. I checked with the CAF Info-machine, and Canadian Joint Operations Command spokesperson Major Steve Neta,… Continue reading More Russian Lies: CAF on Reported “Instructors” in Eastern Ukraine: They’re Not Ours

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Three journalists quit CNN in fallout from retracted Russia story


This story would not be getting headlines if it was not CNN, did not involve the President Trump administration, and ‘the media’ and especially CNN is widely believed to be fabricating many news stories.  Why is CNN holding their reporters and editorial staff accountable? Perhaps CNN is sending a signal to its reporting and editorial… Continue reading Three journalists quit CNN in fallout from retracted Russia story

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Russia Denies Its Soccer Players Are Doped Up


That Russia is even denying these charges means there is serious trouble.  That Russia is being accused, once again, means Russia’s longstanding tradition of cheating is, yet again, affecting the perception of Russia in the world of international sports.  The bigger problem is Russia seems to lie, cheat, and steal no matter what it does. History,… Continue reading Russia Denies Its Soccer Players Are Doped Up

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Stalin tops Putin in Russian poll of greatest historical figures


There is something terribly wrong with Russia and Russians. </end editorial> Russians have picked Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin as the greatest figure in history, a new poll said Monday, beating President Vladimir Putin into joint second alongside poet Alexander Pushkin. In the poll conducted in April by the Levada Centre independent pollster, Russians were asked… Continue reading Stalin tops Putin in Russian poll of greatest historical figures

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Event: DARPA to Host Event on National Security Challenges, Technologies


Ramona Adams June 26, 2017 The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency will host a two-day event on Aug. 2 to 3 in Arlington, Virginia to discuss the Strategic Technology Office’s mission, problem spaces and technology interests with industry. DARPA said Friday the Sync with STO event seeks to foster discussion between STO program managers and technologists on ways to address… Continue reading Event: DARPA to Host Event on National Security Challenges, Technologies

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NATO Alternative Analysis Handbook – April 2017


The Alliance relies on thoroughly considered and well-implemented plans, policies and procedures created with an understanding of the unique strategic and operational issues it faces. For a number of reasons, our processes necessarily drive towards a consensus opinion, often at the expense of unique or divergent perspectives. The application of independent critical thought to a… Continue reading NATO Alternative Analysis Handbook – April 2017

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The Morning Vertical – June 26, 2017


THE MORNING VERTICAL by Brian Whitmore 26.06.2017 On My Mind The Kremlin’s media regulator, Roskomnadzor, demands that the messaging application Telegram turn over its data to Russian authorities.   The State Duma passes a bill that would make the financial information of top Russian officials a state secret.   Both of these stories broke last… Continue reading The Morning Vertical – June 26, 2017