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China’s hypersonic glider weapons test threatens to drive new arms race

Analysis: China recently tested a nuclear-capable manoeuvrable missile and Russia and the US have their own programmes A new focus on hypersonic glider weapons, following…

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The new cold war panic

The world has seen a power struggle between nuclear powers before, and has seen those countries inch closer to military conflict. But it’s never before…

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US discloses size of nuclear stockpile for first time since 2018

The Biden administration on Tuesday disclosed the U.S. nuclear stockpile for the first time since 2018, the Trump administration having refused to disclose the information for the…

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‘We won’t eat tonight’: Hunger plagues Afghans in historic valley

Community is among the poorest in the country and the Taliban takeover in August has only exacerbated their hardships. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/gallery/2021/10/6/photos-afghanistan-we-wont-eat-tonight-hunger-plagues-afghans-in-historic-valley Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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China flies 56 aircraft near Taiwan in latest record incursion

Taiwan foreign minister says the country ‘very concerned’ China will launch a war against the island at some point. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/10/4/china-flies-56-aircraft-near-taiwan-in-latest-record-incursion Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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The U.S. ground war in Afghanistan is over. Now it’s the Navy’s turn.

The American military’s involvement in Afghanistan could soon become largely the Navy’s responsibility, an ironic twist for a counterterrorism mission in a landlocked country. Although…

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Taliban stop planes of evacuees from leaving but unclear why

KABUL, Afghanistan — At least four planes chartered to evacuate several hundred people seeking to escape the Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan have been unable to…

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‘The family is gone’: Afghans say U.S. strike killed 10 relatives, including 7 children

“We’re all ruined,” Ramin Yousuf, a relative of those killed, said. “The family is gone.” Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/u-s-drone-strike-targeting-isis-afghanistan-kills-10-civilians-n1278062 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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U.S. retaliates against ISIS with drone strike in Afghanistan

President Joe Biden vowed to respond “with force” to the terrorists who killed 13 U.S. service members and dozens of Afghans in suicide bombings outside…

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Russia’s hypersonic missiles: Can the world avert an arms race?

Moscow takes a lead in new technology that can evade conventional defences and fly at seven times the speed of sound. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/program/counting-the-cost/2021/8/28/russias-hypersonic-missiles-can-the-world-avert-an-arms-race Droolin’ Dog…

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CIA warned of rapid Afghanistan collapse. So why did U.S. get it so wrong?

With U.S. officials struggling to explain why America’s longest war ended in chaos, a series of interviews revealed there’s plenty of blame to go around….

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Vietnam vs. Afghanistan: Mirror-image scenes from America’s longest wars

Until Afghanistan, Vietnam was America’s longest war. The images we’re seeing now have a lot of parallels with that war — right down to the…

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China holds live-fire exercises near Taiwan in response to ‘provocations’

Army says warships, anti-submarine aircraft and fighter planes sent to the south-west and south-east of island China has launched live-fire air and sea exercises near…

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Vietnam shadow hangs over Biden decision on Afghanistan

President Biden is facing a potential foreign policy and humanitarian catastrophe in Afghanistan as the Taliban makes rapid gains, capturing major cities and prompting concerns…

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Taliban seize four more provincial capitals in Afghanistan

Insurgents’ seemingly unstoppable advance continues as they close in inexorably on Kabul The Taliban’s seemingly unstoppable advance across Afghanistan continued on Friday, as insurgents took…

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Taliban’s Sweeping Offensive in Afghanistan Was “Inevitable” and Stems from Brutal U.S. War

The Taliban have continued to seize territory in Afghanistan as the U.S. completes its withdrawal of ground troops from the country, with the militant group…

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Panic grips Afghanistan as civilians flee Taliban’s relentless advance

“It was fear, it was helplessness, it was anger,” said a 21-year-old who fled her hometown this week. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/panic-grips-afghanistan-civilians-flee-taliban-s-relentless-advance-n1276528 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Taliban press on, take another Afghan provincial capital

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban on Monday took control of another provincial capital in Afghanistan, an official said. The city’s fall was the latest in…

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DARPA’s PROTEUS program gamifies the art of war

The nature of war continues to evolve through the 21st century with conflict zones shifting from jungles and deserts to coastal cities. Not to mention…

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Over 100 warship locations have been faked in one year

Abuses of location technology might just result in hot political disputes. According to Wired, SkyWatch and Global Fishing Watch have conducted studies showing that over…

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Kandahar airport hit by rocket fire as Afghanistan fighting rages

Government forces are fighting Taliban assaults on major cities, including in Herat, Lashkar Gah and Kandahar. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/8/1/rockets-hit-kandahar-airport-in-southern-afghanistan Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Armenia seeks Russian forces on Azerbaijan border amid tensions

PM Nikol Pashinyan says the move would allow border demarcation to be carried out without the risk of military clashes. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/29/armenia-seeks-russian-forces-on-azerbaijan-border-amid-tensions Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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