Julio Ramos

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Iran to unveil new fighter jet, develop missiles: minister

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran will unveil a new fighter jet next week and continue developing missile capabilities as a top priority, the defense minister said on Saturday, defying new U.S. sanctions aimed at curbing Tehran's missile program and regional influence.<p>Iran's navy also announced on Saturday …

South Asia

Russia says it's working on an experimental fifth-generation MiG-41 — but an expert says a pure interceptor is already obsolete

The CEO of the Russian MiG corporation said on Friday that work on an experimental design for a MiG-41 fifth-generation interceptor will begin "in the immediate future."<p>"No, this is not a mythical project, this is a long-standing project for the MiG and now we are carrying out intensive work under …

Aviation

UK restarts frigate competition - but will anyone take part?

LONDON - Britain’s Ministry of Defence is restarting its contest to build five general purpose frigates for the Royal Navy after it terminated the …

Military

Laser pointer attacks in Middle East troubling U.S. combat pilots

WASHINGTON—Hostile forces in the Middle East are targeting American pilots with laser pointers at a growing rate, imperiling aircrews and reflecting …

Middle East

China, close to establishing its own ‘nuclear triad,’ has practiced targeting US

The Pentagon, for the first time, has publicly reported what commanders in the Pacific known about, and kept a wary eye on, for some time: China is …

Qué es el deseo sexual hipoactivo y qué se puede hacer para tratarlo

El Trastorno del deseo sexual hipoactivo (TDSH) consiste, básicamente, en la falta persistente de interés por realizar ningún tipo de actividad sexual.<p>Una persona afectada por este trastorno tampoco tiene —o si tiene, le ocurre con muy poca frecuencia— pensamientos ni fantasías sexuales, y está …

Biggest-ever British warship joins forces with most powerful American stealth fighter jets

Britain’s largest-ever warship, the HMS Queen Elizabeth, is joining forces with the American-made most powerful stealth fighter jets in the world.<p>The ship is the first of the Queen Elizabeth (QE) Class aircraft carriers and is embarking on its very first transatlantic journey. The giant warship …

Military

78 ofertas Google Play: 38 apps gratis y 40 con descuento por tiempo limitado

Hoy ya os hemos traído una buena selección de ofertas en nuestro Cazando Gangas, pero no todo iban a ser móviles y accesorios. Como cada viernes, en …

Palestinians Can’t Keep Living Like This

In a tiny West Bank village not long ago, a teenage girl slapped a heavily armed soldier outside her home. The prevailing sense among 7 million Jews was that she was a violent renegade, a kind of apprentice terrorist. But almost 7 million Palestinians saw her act as effectively, or at least …

Israel

WW II Raid Proves Bombers Don't Always Get Through

A Brief History<br>On August 17, 1943, the U.S. 8th Air Force, the main American unit of heavy bombers stationed in England, launched 376 B-17 bombers …

9 photos of Russia's new Tu-22M3M nuclear bomber — a nightmare for the US and its foremost weapon

Russia rolled out its latest upgrade to the Tu-22M3 nuclear bomber, the Tu-22M3M, on Monday.<p>The upgraded Tu-22M3M focuses on modernizing the avionics, communications, and controls on the Cold War era bomber. But the Tu-22M3M's integration with some of Russia's deadlier missiles, and role as a …

Military

This Is Why Japan Feared the Battleship USS Washington

USS Washington and its sister, North Carolina, were the first American battleships built since 1921. They displaced thirty-five thousand tons, could …

Military

Australia's Exercise Pitch Black Saw MV-22 Ospreys Escorted By Light Air Support Planes

The pairing of No. 4 Squadron's PC-9s and USMC MV-22s could be a glimpse of what's to come for the tilt-rotor community.<p>CPL Glen McCarthy © …

Military

Pentagon says China military 'likely training for strikes' on US targets

China's military has expanded its bomber operations in recent years while "likely training for strikes" against the United States and its allies, a …

Military

Refurbished TacAir Aggressor F-5 Photographed Over St. Augustine, Florida

This is the first shot we know of showing one of TacAir's splinter-schemed F-5s in the air.<p>Frank Crebas/Bluelifeaviation.com<p>Tyler RogowayView Tyler …

Florida

The U.S. Navy Has A Critically Important Submarine Test Base Tucked Away In Alaska

Not since the Cold War has underwater stealth tech been so important and a remote test site in Alaska makes sure U.S. Navy subs remain …

The CIA falsely believed it was 'invincible' in China — here's how its spies were reportedly discovered in one of the biggest blows to the agency

A firewall used by the CIA to communicate with its spies in China compromised their identities and contributed to their executions by the Chinese government, several current and former intelligence officials told Foreign Policy magazine in a report published Wednesday.<p>In a two-year period starting …

Foreign Policy

SR-71 Facts: 29 Details That Will Surprise You

The Soviet Union Helped Create The SR-71, Unknowingly<p>NASA<p>The specific ore, utile ore, used to create titanium is found in few parts of the world. …

Aviation

New Spy Drone Flies Non-Stop for a Month

Airbus’s Zephyr solar-powered drone flew for 25 days straight during a test-flight over Yuma, Arizona beginning on July 11, 2018. The flight …

Aviation

The Forgotten Tale of How Allied Bombers Chased a German Sub to Its Doom

In June 2018, Spanish media reported that divers Anxi González Roca and Eduardo Losada and naval historian Yago Abilleira had re-discovered the wreck …

Sailing

It Looks Meant For A Ship But This Big Armored Turret Can Turn Trucks Into Heavy Artillery

It only needs a crew of two to operate it and it can fire any standard ammunition, offering a cost-effective conversion for countries big and …

Military

After 17 years of upgrades, the Air Force's biggest plane is ready to stay in the air for decades

Lockheed Martin said earlier this month that the last of 52 upgraded C-5M Super Galaxy cargo planes had been delivered to the Air Force, finishing the nearly two-decade-long modernization of the service's largest plane.<p>Lockheed began work on the Air Force's Reliability and Re-engineering Program …

Aviation

Japan activated an elite marine unit for the first time since World War II to counter China — and it's getting ready for its first naval exercise

Just a few months after activating its elite Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade for the first time since World War II, Japan plans to send the crisis-response force modeled off the US Marine Corps on its first naval exercise before the end of the year.<p>Japan disbanded its military after World War …

Military

Chinese Police Are Spying on Uighurs—on American Soil

China is compiling a global registry of its ethnic minorities who have fled persecution, threatening to detain the families of those who don’t …

China

The reason Turkey's economic collapse is so scary is that Iran, Russia, and Syria are waiting in the wings

What if Turkey collapses?<p>It's not outside the realm of possibility. Turkey's currency is in free fall. Inflation is at 15% and climbing. The Turkish economy could enter a recession. The US has imposed economic sanctions on the country because President Recep Tayyip Erdogan refuses to hand over an …

Middle East

Iran Reveals Upgraded Short Range Ballistic Missile It Claims Is 'Stealthy' and More Precise

The announcement comes shortly after reports that the Iranians fired an earlier version of this weapon during an exercise in the Strait of Hormuz.<p>via …

Middle East

The Battle of 73 Easting: The True Story Behind Desert Storm’s Most Intense Tank Battle

When Army Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster was elevated to become President Trump’s national security advisor in 2017, the media was awash with references to …

Military

This Is Why No Nation Wants to Fight the Leopard 2 Tank

Lots of upgrades make this a deadly weapon of war.The Leopard 2 is one of the world’s most common main battle tanks, used by militaries on four …

Military

Expert refutes media claims to NATO should fear Russia’s Armata tanks

<b>Russian well-known military expert Alexey Khlopotov refutes media allegations about that America and its partners should fear Russia’s Armata main</b> …

Russia

China's Navy Is Going Global

With its growing fleet of supply vessels, the PLAN is slowly transitioning into a global force that can project power around the world similar to the …

Military