Category: Escalation / Destabilization Conflict

China Coast Guard vessels patrol Diaoyu Islands

Source:Xinhua Published: 2016/12/11 16:12:08 China Coast Guard (CCG) vessels conducted a patrol in the territorial waters of the Diaoyu Islands on Sunday, according to a statement issued by the State Oceanic Administration on its website. The vessels are CCG 2305, 2308 and 2302, according to the statement. China […]

Chinese government ‘hacks into White House office in charge of the nuclear launch codes’ (Oct 2012 Re-Post)

 Editors note: (Ralph Turchiano) Requested Re-Post from 2012 White House  confirmed the hack but downplayed it, saying no damage was done and it was  unsuccessful Military  Office targeted which controls the President’s travel, interoffice  communications, and nuclear codes By Meghan Keneally PUBLISHED:08:16 EST, 1  October 2012| UPDATED:11:54 EST, […]

Turkey claims the Iraqi city of Mosul belongs to them

Middle East Erdogan invokes document that claims Mosul as Turkish soil   Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. (Photo: Archive) ISTANBUL, Turkey (Kurdistan24) – Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan invoked on Monday an early 20th-century irredentist document that claimed the Iraqi city of Mosul as Turkish soil. Erdogan’s remarks […]

‘Schizophrenics from America are sharpening nuclear weapons for Moscow,’ says Russian government-run TV network

Russia launches nuclear war training exercise ‘involving 40 million people’ ‘Schizophrenics from America are sharpening nuclear weapons for Moscow,’ says Russian government-run TV network PUBLISHED05/10/2016 The Russian government has launched a nationwide civil defence training exercise to ensure the country is properly prepared in the event of a […]

Russia Claims military officials from the United States, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom and Turkey were killed in last weeks airstrike – THE TIMES OF ISRAEL

Russia: Mossad, other foreign agents killed in Aleppo strike Citing ‘battlefield sources,’ state media says its warships bombed 30 officers from Israel, Qatar and Western countries BY JUDAH ARI GROSS September 22, 2016, 7:21 pm Judah Ari Gross is The Times of Israel’s military correspondent. Russian state media […]

Putin cancels peace talks with Ukraine

Upping the Ante: Putin Dismisses Diplomacy After Alleged Ukrainian Incursion Aug. 10 2016 — 20:52 — Update: 21:24 By Matthew Bodner Russian President Vladimir Putin accused Kiev on Wednesday of organizing a terrorist attack in Crimea, the southern Ukrainian region that Russia annexed in 2014. “Our security services […]

1967 solar storm nearly took US to brink of war

Public Release: 9-Aug-2016   American Geophysical Union Caption A view of the sun on May 23, 1967, in a narrow visible wavelength of light called Hydrogen-alpha. The bright region in the top center region of brightness shows the area where the large flare occurred. Credit: National Solar Observatory […]

India mobilized tanks to the Chinese border, Beijing has warned that the move could threaten potential investment opportunities.

China Hints at Economic Costs After India Deploys Tanks, Troops to Border 22:01 21.07.2016(updated 03:21 22.07.2016) After India mobilized tanks to the Chinese border, Beijing has warned that the move could threaten potential investment opportunities. On Wednesday, reports surfaced that New Delhi deployed nearly 100 Russian-made T-72 tanks […]