Third World War

By Sheeple | “I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones." - Albert Eintstein

Putin is Preparing for World War III-Is Trump?

World Russia Vladimir Putin World War III Donald Trump Syria Assad Iran<p>Russia, surrounded by enemies, is readying to fight an epic war for survival. …

Russia

Japan, U.S., South Korea to hold missile tracking drill amid North Korea crisis

TOKYO (Reuters) - The United States, Japan and South Korea will hold two days of missile tracking drills starting on Monday, Japan's Maritime Self-Defence Force said, as tensions rise in the region over North Korea's fast-developing weapons programmes.<p>The United States and South Korea conducted …

North Korea

CHAMP: America's EMP Missile That Might Be Able to Fry North Korea's Nukes

One of the options that the United States is looking at to counter North Korea’s nuclear-tipped ballistic missiles is an experimental weapon called …

North Korea

Understanding the Evangelical obsession with Israel

Donald Trump isn’t the first president who has promised to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move the American embassy there. But he …

Theology

Trump to Let Assad Stay Until 2021, as Putin Declares Victory in Syria

Despite the deaths of as many as half a million people, dozens by chemical weapons, in the Syrian civil war, the Trump Administration is now prepared to accept President Bashar al-Assad’s continued rule until Syria’s next scheduled Presidential election, in 2021, according to U.S. and European …

Syria

Iron Dome intercepts missile fired from Gaza to Israel

Sirens mark second rocket fire attempt of the day. Earlier attack fell in open land, sparking Israeli retribution with tank and aircraft …

Israel

5 momentous military events that took place on Christmas Day

Christmas is one of the most celebrated holidays on earth. But that doesn't mean that conflicts simply freeze every December 25th.<p>Important events in both of America's most formative wars — the Revolutionary War and the Civil War — took place on Christmas. British and German troops even celebrated …

Military History

Global Conflicts to Watch in 2018

“The U.S. is now the most unpredictable actor in the world today.”<p>As conflicts ignite and burn and flicker out around the world, U.S. officials assess the dangers they represent back home. Not all of these conflicts directly threaten American interests, which is why the Council on Foreign Relations …

Geopolitics

Why the World's Most Dangerous Flashpoint Isn't North Korea: Its Between India and Pakistan

With the world’s attention firmly fixated on North Korea, the greatest possibility of nuclear war is in fact on the other side of Asia.<p>That place is …

North Korea

Lebanese Leader Suspends Resignation As Rising Saudi-Iranian Tensions Roil Beirut

The intensifying Saudi-Iranian Cold War is severely disrupting Lebanese politics.<p>Lebanon’s prime minister, Saad Hariri, resigned suddenly on Nov. 4, …

Middle East

Iran Sees Its Rivals Uniting as Israel Talks Up Saudi Ties

The shock and awe unleashed by Saudi Arabia’s crown prince has prompted concern in Iran, where speculation is mounting that the U.S. and Israel will …

Middle East

Putin Says Russia Will End its Military Operation in Syria After Surprise Talks With Assad

(MOSCOW) — Russia is about to end its military operation in Syria that tipped the scales in the devastating war in favor of government forces, …

Russia

Scary 'Slaughterbots' video shows danger of autonomous killer drones

Commentary: An institute backed by Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk offers a graphic warning against machines that decide whom to kill.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>When you're smart, you can make decisions all for yourself.<p>That could be a …

Stephen Hawking

Opinion: Germany's political shock

Hardly anyone could have imagined that talks to form a new German government would collapse. Anything's possible, from minority rule to a fresh vote. …

Germany

The Secret Reason No Nation Wants to Fight America's Tanks in a War

A tank is a fast-moving, well-protected, heavily armed behemoth designed to dominate the land battlefield. As the primary offensive weapon in any …

War

The Next Big Middle Eastern War

<i>Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is an investigative journalist and writer focusing on the radical left and</i> …

Forget Election Tampering. This Is the Real Threat From Russian Hackers

World War III has already begun. Russian hackers are attacking infrastructure, and it matters.<p>All eyes are on Russia's elections meddling and rightfully so. Yet a related Russian affairs controversy has been unfolding on a parallel track that hasn't gotten anywhere near the public scrutiny it …

Cybersecurity

Netanyahu: Iranian Leaders’ Hate for Israel Greater Than Love for Their Own People

<i>Tehran’s refusal to accept Israeli earthquake aid shows that Iranian leaders hate Israel more than they love their own people, says Prime Minister</i> …

Israel

Netanyahu: Iran Knows Israel Won’t Let It Stay in Syria, as Do Moscow and Washington | The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com | JNi.Media | 25 Heshvan 5778 – November 14, 2017

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told the Knesset plenum that Iran knows Israel will “not accept” its permanent presence in Syria, adding “I have …

RIP Edward Herman, Who Co-Wrote a Book That's Now More Important Than Ever

We need a new 'Manufacturing Consent'<p>Edward Herman, the co-author (with Noam Chomsky) of <i>Manufacturing Consent</i>, has died. He was 92. His work has …

Noam Chomsky

Eight Good Reasons We All, Including Trump, Should Fear Putin

<i>This article first appeared on the History News Network.</i><p>Donald Trump stunned the 17 branches of his own country’s intelligence community, including …

Russia

5 Ways Russia Would Crush China in a War

In our last article, we discussed the possibility of Russia and China going to war. Relations between the two are currently fairly good, and war …

Archaeologists Unearth the Victims of a Mysterious Massacre 400 Years Ago on an Australian Island

Beacon Island<p>Beacon Island<p>The cargo ship <i>Batavia</i> set out from the Netherlands in October 1628, bound for the Dutch colony at present-day Jakarta, …

The World's Biggest Submarine: Russia's Monster Sub Could Kill 200 Targets with Nuclear Weapons

<i>The existence of the Akula-class was not widely known and probably would not ever have been but for the novel The Hunt for Red October. Published by</i> …

First World War composite photos bring past to life

It is more than a century since the First World War, but clever use of modern technology is bringing snapshots from the gruelling conflict into the …

Military History

Report suggests US is in a ‘pre-9/11’ cyberattack moment — here’s what you need to know

“Clear and present danger” — so suggests the authors of the recent National Infrastructure Advisory Council (NIAC) report to the White House, a task required by the administration’s May 2017 executive order (EO).<p>For those unfamiliar, the EO mandated government agencies to strengthen the …

Cybersecurity

The EU signed a “historic” deal to integrate 23 armies to shake off its US dependence

It took 70 years, but the European Union finally signed a pact today (Nov. 13) agreeing to integrate military funding, weapons development, and deployment of European defenses. In a way, creating a unified mega army.<p>US president’s Donald Trump’s frequent accusations that EU countries do not pay …

Federica Mogherini

The United States’ role in the crisis in Yemen

The Nov. 9 editorial “The crisis in Yemen” called attention to the effect of Saudi Arabia’s blockade on famine in Yemen. It mentioned the lack of media attention to the Yemeni tragedy, which includes “the fastest-growing cholera epidemic ever recorded” and “the world’s biggest food emergency.” It …

Middle East

This is How South Korea Will Sink North Korea's Killer Swarm Boats

If South Korea goes to war with its northern neighbor, one of the threats that it will face is swarms of small naval craft [3] armed with missiles …