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How Snowden Empowered Russian Intelligence


Repost from The Emphasis Added January 20, 2014 As I noted this weekend, the Snowden Operation has entered a new phase and is approaching its end thanks to President Obama’s speech on NSA reforms, and also because the ties between Edward Snowden and Russian intelligence, which I’ve been mentioning for months – and getting…

Chinese War Preparedness And Military Update


Key graphics from the DoD Annual Report to Congress: Military and Security Developments Involving the People’s Republic of China 2013 (PDF). Command Structure: Sovereignty Claims: Ground Forces: Ground Force Distribution: Naval Assets: Air Forces: Air Forces Distribution: Taiwan Strait and SRBM Coverage: Conventional Strike Capabilities: Missile Balance: Precision Strike Capabilities: ICBM Reach:  

China Demonstrates Hypersonic Flight


China’s Defense Ministry this week confirmed a report by published in the Washington Free Beacon of the successful test flight of a new hypersonic glide vehicle conducted on Jan. 9. The term hypersonic generally refers speeds between 5 and 10 times the speed of sound, 7,680 miles per hour. The U.S., China, India and Russia…

DOJ to Prohibit Consideration of Religion in Counter-Terrorism Efforts


Because Christians and Buddhists are unfairly targeted for wanting to blow themselves up in the name of their religion. “U.S. to Expand Rules Limiting Use of Profiling by Federal Agents,” by Matt Apuzzo, New York Times, January 15: The Justice Department will significantly expand its definition of racial profiling to prohibit federal agents from considering…