Category Navy

Iran’s Provocative Naval Exercise: Motives And Implications

IRAN’S PROVOCATIVE NAVAL EXERCISE: MOTIVES AND IMPLICATIONS PolicyWatch 2381 March 3, 2015 By Farzin Nadimi Read this article on our website: http://washin.st/1B5794q ****************************** Blowing up a mock U.S. carrier was likely the Supreme Leader’s way of prodding the depressed oil market and reaffirming his role as the true arbiter of Iran’s nuclear future. ****************************** On […]

Tehran Flexing Its ‘Muscles,’ Bombards Mock U.S. Aircraft Carrier In War Games/Naval Drills; Sending A Message To U.S., Gulf Neighbors — “We’re The Alpha Male Now”

Tehran Flexing Its ‘Muscles,’ Bombards Mock U.S. Aircraft Carrier In War Games/Naval Drills; Sending A Message To U.S., Gulf Neighbors — “We’re The Alpha Male Now” http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com As the U.S., and Iran, (known as the P5+1 talks) head into the final phase of the nuclear talks, Tehran’s Mullah’s are hedging their bets; and, sending a […]

Exposed: China’s Super Strategy to Crush America in a War

http://nationalinterest.org/print/feature/exposed-chinas-super-strategy-crush-america-war-12267 Published on The National Interest (http://nationalinterest.org) Exposed: China’s Super Strategy to Crush America in a War [1] Harry J. Kazianis [2] [3] We all know that the chances of a U.S.-Sino war in Asia [4] are remote— thank God. With hundreds of billions of dollars in bilateral trade, the strong possibility that such a […]

Chinese Patrol Ships Enter Disputed Waters

While Ukraine/Russia, Iran Nuclear, and the Islamic State suck all the oxygen out of the room — China, in the Pacific — is expanding its reach and sphere of influence. RCP http://sputniknews.com/europe/20150215/1018295535.html#ixzz3RodB8C6n Chinese Patrol Ships Enter Disputed Waters © AP Photo/ Japan Maritime Safety Agency / File Asia & Pacific 12:48 15.02.2015(updated 14:01 15.02.2015) Japanese […]

Will Japan Flex Its Naval Power in South China Sea?

http://www.worldaffairsjournal.org/blog/gordon-g-chang/will-japan-flex-its-naval-power-south-china-sea Will Japan Flex Its Naval Power in South China Sea? 11 February 2015 In a startling interview with Reuters, Admiral Robert Thomas, commander of the US Seventh Fleet, said that America would welcome Japan patrolling the South China Sea, south of the Japanese islands and far beyond the country’s current area of operations. Tokyo […]

Navy SEAL Who Killed Bin Laden Describes The Moment He Shot The al Qaeda Leader

Navy SEAL Who Killed Bin Laden Describes The Moment He Shot The al Qaeda Leader http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com Peter Foster, writing in the February 8, 2015 edition of The Daily Telegraph, National Post Wire Services, writes that “a U.S. Navy SEAL who claims to have fired the first shots that killed Osama bin Laden, has for the […]

Jill Kelley E-Mails Depict A Striving Tampa Socialite And A Smitten Military Brass

We are all humans. Humans are fallible,andwe all have feet of clay. RCP Jill Kelley e-mails depict a striving Tampa socialite and a smitten military brass http://www.washingtonpost.com/ world/national-security/jill- kelley-e-mails-depict-a- striving-tampa-socialite-and- a-smitten-military-brass/2015/ 02/03/ef8cb06c-a800-11e4-a06b- 9df2002b86a0_story.html Jill Kelley with husband Scott, left, and Vice Adm. Robert Harward in 2012 at a party at the Kelleys’ home in Tampa. […]