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JTAC Simulator - Close Air Solutions

UK-based Close Air Solutions has been experimenting with the Oculus Rift Virtual Reality device for use in JTAC training. In this video, consultant …

bottleLoft Hangs Your Beverages In Your Fridge

The idea is so simple it’s absolutely freaking brilliant: hang your bottles on the roof of your refrigerator using magnets. Between pizza boxes, …

Israeli Air Force Ups Alert Over ISIS Crews Flying Captured Syrian MiGs

Defected Syrian MIG-23 bomber on display at Israel's Hatzerim air museum. Photo: Wikipedia.<p>The Israeli Air Force has raised its alert level in the …

Zero Division Signature Management - Blurry Skull Patch

This is a new patch cooked up by the folks at Zero Division Signature Management. They’ve also got a blurry camouflage that goes perfectly with the …

Inventories of War: Soldiers’ Kits From 1066 to 2014

Over the course of almost two centuries, the gear in a soldier’s kit has changed quite significantly. The photographer Thom Atkinson documented …

James Cameron Gets A Special ROLEX Deepsea Watch Made In Honor Of Him And His New Film see Ariel's article in Forbes: http://www.forbes.com/sites/arieladams/2014/08/05/james-cameron-gets-a-special-rolex-deepsea-watch-made-in-honor-of-him-and-his-new-film/ "They say important people wear Rolex watches, but how important do you need to be in order to get a special Rolex watch made in your honor? That is something that doesn’t happen very often, and in modern times Rolex has been particularly conservative about their product development process..." ...then see more detailed information on the watch in our release write-up: http://www.ablogtowatch.com/rolex-deepsea-d-blue-watch-james-cameron-challenge-3d-movie/

New revelations about Cuban spy Ana Montes

For 16 years, Ana Belen Montes spied for Cuba from increasingly responsible positions at the Defense Intelligence Agency. If Havana has ever run a …

88 Tactical Offers Civilian SERE Training

First off, I have to address their name. 88 Tactical isn’t some nefarious code for something that would turn my stomach. Started in 2009, it’s made …

OR Open Air Demo - SG 20 Adhesive Sealant

SG-20 is a dual component polyurethane adhesive that is durable and flexible. Sets in 1 minute and cures in an hour. Each kit is enough for up to 3 …

Top Marine to Obama: Get in the Fight

It’s highly unusual for a high-ranking soldier, let alone a high-ranking Marine, to publicly question White House and Pentagon policy. Yet that’s …

OMEGA Watches Speedmaster X-33 Skywalker Watch Hands-On - by Ariel Adams See the full photo gallery and read more about it now: http://www.ablogtowatch.com/omega-speedmaster-x-33-skywalker-watch-hands/ "This is the new Omega X-33 that we have been waiting for. Our hands-on time with the 2014 Omega Speedmaster X-33 Skywalker proves that this is the real heir to the cult favorite Omega X-33 aviation/aerospace watch of the 1990s..." #ABTWBaselworld2014

Agilite - Mohawk NORSK

Agilite has just released a variant of its Mohawk Ops Core FAST Helmet Cover in Norwegian Woodland Camo for Norway’s Rigg As Tactical Group, a …

Ohio Ordnance Works - HCAR Pre-Sale Package

Ohio Ordnance is offering an exclusive pre-sale package for the HCAR – Heavy Counter Assault Rifle. Limited to 250 sets, this package includes an …

In the Magazine

The president’s disgraceful remarks could have disturbing results.<p>U.S. lawmakers, at least, worry that Europe’s reliance on Moscow for energy could …

Eastern Europe

Art and compromise in the Crimea crisis | DW | 06.04.2014

As a married German couple strolls through the art museum of Simferopol in Crimea during autumn 2008, the husband is suddenly wide awake: exhibited …

Stolen Gauguin and Bonnard art recovered after hanging on a kitchen wall

Two stolen paintings by the French artists Paul Gauguin and Pierre Bonnard hung in an Italian man's home for nearly 40 years -- without his knowing just how valuable they were.<p>Now worth millions of euros, the artworks were stolen from a family house in London in 1970 and then abandoned on a …

Germany returns art stolen by Nazis in 1939 to Poland

<b>Germany has returned an 18th Century painting that was looted from Poland's National Museum by the Nazis in 1939.</b><p>The piece by Venetian artist Francesco Guardi, entitled "Palace Stairs", was taken shortly after Germany invaded.<p>The small painting depicts noblemen talking at the grand stairs of …

Cornelius Gurlitt to return Nazi looted Matisse painting to Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s ex-wife, Anne Sinclair

Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s ex-wife is set to recover a Matisse painting returned by Cornelius Gurlitt, the German art collector who for decades hoarded …

London’s Tate gallery to return Nazi-looted work

LONDON — Britain’s Tate gallery says it will return a painting by John Constable that was stolen from its Hungarian owner by the Nazis during World …

CIA misled on interrogation program, Senate report says

A report by the Senate Intelligence Committee concludes that the CIA misled the government and the public about aspects of its brutal interrogation program for years — concealing details about the severity of its methods, overstating the significance of plots and prisoners, and taking credit for …

Bloomberg.com

Adventure Medical Kits - SOL Escape OD Green Bivvy

Adventure Medical Kit’s SOL Escape Bivvy is made from a proprietary water-resistant fabric with excellent breathability – it allows moisture to …

Rwanda

On Remand: Stolen Art Disappears Into The Starry Night And A Lawyer Goes To Prison

(c) Image by Juri H. Chinchilla.<p>At 1:24 a.m. on March 18, 1990, as St. Patrick’s Day festivities wound down in Boston, two men dressed as police …

Dutch SF to Sport New Uniforms for Mali Mission - UPDATED

<i>We had to take this down a few weeks ago due to political considerations. Now, the Dutch government has made the announcement official.</i><p>Rumor has it …

In pictures: Stolen Egyptian artefacts recovered from the US - Ancient Egypt - Heritage

Today, upon his arrival from the United States, Minister of Antiquities Mohamed Ibrahim announced that US authorities agreed to return eight ancient …

WATCH: 8-Year-Old Gives Soldier a Gift He'll Never Forget

Eight-year-old Myles Eckert did something unexpected after he found $20 in the parking lot of a Cracker Barrel near Toledo.<p>Myles entered the …

Two Pieces of Nazi-Looted Dutch Art to Be Returned to Heirs

The Dutch government said it will return two Nazi-looted paintings to the heirs of a Jewish Holocaust victim.<p>The 17th-century paintings — “Amsterdam …

Old conflicts still haunt KOSB veterans

Seven years after the last British soldiers left Northern Ireland, the conflict continues to haunt veterans of the King’s Own Scottish Borderers.<p>A …