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White House Dismisses Chart Of Iraq Sliding Toward Chaos

, Washington: The White House Wednesday dismissed a leaked military chart that shows Iraq sliding toward "chaos" as an outdated snapshot of sectarian violence...

Possible outcomes of a Georgian-Abkhazian war

RIA Novosti, MOSCOW. (RIA Novosti military commentator Ilya Kramnik): Analysts are actively debating the possible outcomes of an armed conflict between Georgia and self-proclaimed...

Why We Fight

DefenceTalk, Conflicts have been part of human society since the beginning of the time. While other species of animals also engage in fighting, none...

F-15E: The Eagle Soars Even Higher

The McDonnell Douglas (currently Boeing) F-15E, otherwise known as the Strike Eagle, is an all-weather, twin-engine, tandem-seat jet fighter. As a high-supersonic strike fighter...

Mils & Minutes: The Basics of Ballistic Adjustments

What goes up, must come down. Gravity is the universal force of attraction that affects anything having mass. Without taking atmospheric conditions like air...

Iran And US Between The Logic Of Sanctions And The Logic Of War

, Moscow: "The Middle East isn't a region to be dominated by Iran. The Gulf isn't a body of water to be controlled by...

The Persian Influence and Timetable – Iran's military preparations since the end of the...

Willard Payne / Night Watch Information Service, On 5 January this year Reuters mentioned Iran

Iran leader urges US out of Iraq in letter to Americans

, Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad launched a scathing attack on US President George W. Bush's policies in an unprecedented letter to the American people...

China anti-superpower?

, MOSCOW: The arrival of the "Asian century": China's becoming the world's second most influential power and the fourth largest economy (after the United...

BAE Systems Committed to Nowra for Seahawk Support Contract

BAE Systems, NOWRA, Australia: BAE Systems plans to establish a world class aviation maintenance facility in Nowra, NSW, if it secures the contract to...